Retail Businesses

In the heart of our village lies a vibrant retail scene, where quaint storefronts and bustling markets create a unique shopping experience unlike any other. From cozy boutiques to family-owned stores, our village is home to a diverse array of businesses that cater to the needs and desires of both residents and visitors alike.

Shopping and Retail

Bead In Hand

A premier bead shop boasting an exceptional array of beads and beading supplies. Our specialty lies in assisting you in discovering the perfect color, size, or shape bead (or other materials) for your project.

Dima Jewelry Atelier + Boutique

Dima Jewelry Designs is a small handmade Jewelry company based in Oak Park. Dima offers beautiful, modern and affordable jewelry. Beside Dima’s creations, the boutique carries body products, candles, and crochet goods by local makers. 

Dye Hard Yarns

A small boutique yarn shop and community dye studio in the heart of the Oak Park Arts District.The home of Indie dyers, Hand dyers, Artisans, Makers and small businesses near and far.

Brown Elephant

Thrift & Consignment Store with fashionable finds, home décor, and everyday vintage style. All proceeds support LGBTQ+ healthcare and fund care for the uninsured and under-insured at Howard Brown Health.

Fifty First Street

Shop and studio for people interested in fostering a creative lifestyle. Offering handmade goods by local artists and tools for people to expand the boundaries of their own creativity. Our studio offers workshops for all ages.

Studio 144 Boutique

Cozy boutique offering women’s clothing small to 3X, jewelry, accessories, skincare, bath and body and more. Marcia will be ready to  personalize your shopping experience.  Ask about our vinyl paint parties for a fun and creative moment.

Purple Sun Arts

 An immersive arts experience studio, gallery, and boutique offering original paintings, artwork, handcrafted jewelry and other items, collectibles, and antiques along with Cosmic Smashbooking™ and a Cosmic Coaching™ lounge.

Val’s Halla Records

Long-standing fixture known for new & used vinyl, cassettes & CDs, plus in-store performances. Guided by its mission to provide an intentionally inclusive and inter-generational space in which to cultivate a love for all music.

Shop along Harrison Street

Visit many women-owned shops, galleries, studios, and more along Harrison Street in the Oak Park Arts District. There is so much to explore!

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