The beautiful old historic building that was saved from ruin by Restoration Hardware. It was once home to an art school for budding female artists.
The entry with the aged mirror inside the arches with the grand chandelier reflecting in the glass.
Beautiful old zinc window elements forming a mirror over the modern sofa.
Lots of oversized coffee tables with simple accessories.
Lot's of oversized mirrors with great impact.
Gracious old stone fireplace filled with burning candles- so romantic.
A series of three halo chandeliers- stunning.
I was so inspired that I ordered one of these promptly upon returning home!
Over sized accessories for the oversized coffee tables.
I am in love with this new honed marble dining room table.
A bath on the modern floor.
What a cool concept for kids.
The view from the second floor into the beautiful restaurant.
Restaurants ceiling- even on a gloomy Chicago day- it is pretty!
The wine bar banquette- wow!
Notice the large slab of rock on the steel trestle- used as a wine bar.
And by the way- the food was divine!
The beautiful coffee bar with it's aged mirror backdrop and brass towers
full of hotel silver and crystal..
Gray walls, white marble and brass accents- pure magic!
If you live in Chicago, this is a must see! There's valet parking right in front of the store, so there's no hassle with finding parking on the street. Plan on spending some quality time enjoying the wonderful architecture of this wonderful old building and for sure- have lunch in the amazing restaurant! You will walk out inspired and refreshed from this shopping experience.