Check your holiday list off this weekend by shopping local. You can get anything — books, apparel, snowboards, housewares, bikes and even stuff for your furry babies — right here in Logan Square. Many businesses are taking part in Small Business Saturday Nov. 26 with sales and specials.
When you buy a hat, scarf or gloves at phayes men at 2501 N. Milwaukee Ave., they will donate the like item to Teen Living Programs (TLP) in support of homeless youth. They will also be offering small bites and drinks.
Steel Petal Press at 2321 N. Milwaukee Ave. is a letterpress studio that also sells stationary and lovely gift items such as mugs, candles, socks and canvas bags. They’re having a sale on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday with a 25 percent discount.
Meyvnat 2627 N. Kedzie Blvd. is offering 20 percent off items in store with 10 percent of their profits going to the American Civil Liberties Union from Nov. 24 to Nov. 30.
Viking Ski Shop at 3422 W. Fullerton Ave. is having a Pre-Season Sale on apparel and other items through Nov. 27 and ski equipment sale through Dec. 4.
Salon Dog at 2557 W. Fullerton Ave. offers grooming and will have 20 percent off all retail items in the shop!
Boulevard Bikes at 2535 N. Kedzie Blvd. is having 10-25 percent off of everything in the shop on Saturday and Sunday.
Uncharted Books (2620 N. Milwaukee Ave.) will be offering $5 off purchases of $25 or more and $10 off purchases of $50 or more!
When you buy 1 you get 2 free in the $1 record bin at Bric-a-Brac (3156 W. Diversey Ave.). Get ’em!
City Lit Books at 2523 N Kedzie Blvd. is offering Story Time at 10:30 a.m., holiday recommendations, and free wrapping.
All photos by Norma Rios.