Hooray For Lake Forest Days!

Lake Forest Days is here! Did you know that the event has been produced by the Lake Forest American Legion Post 264 since 1921? In addition to a raffle and the famous Lake Forest Day Parade the big attraction of course is the Carnival in West Park. It has always been one of my favorite days of the year. Every year, I would dream of proudly marching in the parade, twirling my baton, wearing bright pink boots with white tassels and lots of sequins! It is so exciting that we...

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Bobbi Brown Lip Color

I love Bobbi Brown lip stick and lip gloss. One of my favorites is Dusty Rose. The color is just right for day and night. I especially love that it is hinted with a touch of vanilla. Blue Mercury just steps from The Lake Forest Shop carries the entire line of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. The Lake Forest Shop is located at : 265 East Market Square | Lake Forest, Illinois 60045Store Hours : Mon-Sat. 9:30-5:30, and by appointment. Call us:...

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Magaschoni Signature Cashmere Cardigan

We love Magaschoni at The Lake Forest Shop. The Signature Cashmere Cardigan is one of our favorites.  It truly is an all-occasion sweater. The jeweled neck, petite shell buttons and 3/4 sleeve is as perfect over a dress as it is with a t-shirt.   We would layer it with a blouse and pair it jeans or a over a simple tank, fabulous necklace and ball skirt. How would you wear it? The Lake Forest Shop is located at : 265 East Market Square | Lake Forest, Illinois 60045Store...

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Rain Dance – Hunter Wellies.

Even though this summer has been so hot and dry in Lake Forest, I’ve got rain on the brain. We just returned from a fabulous trip to London where of course it was very soggy. One of my favorite accessories for dancing in puddles or working in a water logged yard are my Hunter Wellies. We first learned about Wellies 40 years ago while living in England. My first pair came fromMorteton In Marsh a market town in the northern Cotswolds. They were all lined up on a big long...

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90 Years Of The Lake Forest Shop

We had a blast celebrating our 90th Birthday! Here’s to 90 more! Leave a comment with your favorite memory of The Lake Forest Shop! The Lake Forest Shop is located at : 265 East Market Square | Lake Forest, Illinois 60045Store Hours : Mon-Sat. 9:30-5:30, and by appointment. Call us:...

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