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2017 Shops

Vendors at Holiday Shops donate 15% of their proceeds directly back to USM. Thank you to all our past, present, and future vendors for supporting our School!
Adorn512 Downers Grove, IL *New* Website
Trendy, yet timeless; these words encapsulate the feminine, minimal and organic pieces created by adorn512. Each piece is handcrafted in Dana Mitchell's Chicago studio using 14k gold, gold-filled, sterling silver, and precious stones.
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The Andover Shop Cambridge, MA Website 
Men's and women's traditional clothing and accessories.
April's Linens Lake Bluff, IL Website 
Luxurious bed and bath linens, beautiful sleepwear by Jacaranda Living, a sweet collection of baby sleepers, girls day dresses, bibs and tooth fairy pillows, soaps, sachets, and special holiday gifts.
Bird Dog Bay Chicago, IL Website
Sophisticated yet whimsical men's neckwear and accessories.
Blackbear Children's Boutique Shorewood, WI Website *New*
Blackbear offers a finely curated collection of clothing and accessories for baby and children aged zero to tweleve. Combining a clean, chic style with a unique design twist, this selection is sure to please parents and children alike. The Blackbear collection includes items of superior quality and design. Chosen pieces represent brands both local to the region and from around the world, often inspired by founders Emma Carollo and Miguel Mireles' travels together. The collection is ever-changing as they find news lines that align to their vision.
Burke Candy Factory Milwaukee, WI Website 
Named on of the Top 10 Candy Companies in Wisconsin by Best in Wisconsin. Three generations of Burkes have worked for over 80 years producing small batches of gourmet chocolate confections daily. Stop by for milk and dark chocolate sea salt caramels, flying turtles, toffees, caramel appels, and assorted gift boxes.

Cella's Jewelry Franklin, WI Website
Exqusite jewelry and accessories at affordable pricing.
Cherry Republic Glen Arbor, MI Website
World headquarters for all things cherry! Cherry jam, cherry salsa, chocolate- covered dried cherries and more. Stop by for free samples and complimentary gift boxing!
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Coupe Couture Chicago, IL Website 
Handmade, embroidered capes, wraps, and ponchos sewn in Chicago and made exclusively for Holiday Shops patrons. Many fabric choices for custom designs.
CQ Luxe Cincinnati, OH Website 
A collection of handmade, limited edition hand bags and belts made exclusively in Italy with the finest Italian leather and exotic skins. Each piece is a blend of classic old world quality and modern day chic simplicity. These one-of-a-kind pieces will be cherished for years to come.

Cream City Ribbon Milwaukee, WI Website 
Cream City Ribbon is crafted with U.S. grown cotton yarn, has paper-like feel, is easy to tie, and extra ordinary when curled. Artisan made in downtown Milwaukee, WI on machines from the 1920's, the original techniques are preserved to make this unwoven fabric ribbon that is like no other on the planet. Finally, a ribbon that matches what you put in the box! Cream City Ribbon is strong enough to be reused to tie up garden plants, biodegrades 100% in your compost bin, or left for the birds to build colorful nests in your neighborhood.
Dalya Israeli Jewelry Designer Modiin, Israel Website 
Dalya creates special gold jewelry and custom jewelry which are perfect as an original gift or for special occasions; jewelry that encourages expression and uniqueness.
Daniella Ortiz Design Group Palm Beach, FL Website *New*
Stunning, sophisticated and timeless are just a few of the words that have been used to describe the magnificent collection of Daniella Ortiz (DO). All DO pieces are designed and crafted in Argentina, where the finest leathers and exotic skins in the world are produced. Exceptional attention is given to every detail, which results in designs that not only look, but also feel, amazing for all who experience them.
Designs by Pinky Vero Beach, FL *New*
Jewelry, cashmere, semi- and precious stones, and one-of-a-kind peices.
Eden Farm Image El Mar Furs Oak Park, MI Website 
Serving the community for the past 55 years as the leader in the fur industry, El Mar Furs prides their reputation on providing the highest quality furs, and the latest fashion. Furs available for women, men, children from petite to plus sizes. Also specializing in fur accessories, handbags, hats, scarfs and one-of-a-kind pieces.
Fabick Designs Vero Beach, FL Website
Letterpress stationary, personalized gifts, silver frames, monogrammed linen pillows and napkins. Plus leather travel accessories, personalized cups, napkins, and gift tags. Also check out their return address stampers, custom letterpress coasters, boxed stationary, gift tags, and calendars.
Faces by Shoot the Moon Photography Website
Candid black and white or color photos of USM students. Stop by to see your children's photos!
Flutter Eyewear Redwood City, CA Website *New*
Gorgeous reading glasses for stylish women. Their stylists delight in finding the Flutter frames to perfectly complement each woman's face.
Frontier Soups Waukegan, IL Website
Offering aspiring and accomplished home cooks a shortcut to healthy, homemade meals with 36 soups, stews, chili and chowders inspired by the finest traditions in American regional cuisine since 1986. Gourmet soup mixes contain all natural ingredients with no added salt, preservatives or MSG.

Greenleaf Gallery Bannockburn, IL Website *New*
Greenleaf Gallery is an art gallery and gift shop established in 1986 representing over 100 artists. They have a great selection of Christmas ornaments and holiday decorations, hand carved Santas, and unique gift items including candles, tabletop, and home accessories. 
 
The Grove on Park & Spice Winter Park, FL Website *New*
The Grove is a lifestyle boutique offering a curated selection of resort apparel, home goods, and accessories. Brands include Roberta Roller Rabbit, Julie Brown, Calypso St. Barth, Kendra Scott, and many more. The Grove is located in Winter Park, Florida and showcases new styles on their website.
Home Portraits Washington Island, WI 
Professional watercolor portraits of your home.
J. McLaughlin Winnetka, IL Website
Classic American clothing and accessories for both men and women.
Jack and Jill Western Springs, IL 
Jack and Jill are handmade decoupage plates with quotes on them for all occasions. Find something for everyone on your gift list! Custom baby, wedding, home decor and Capri Blue Volcano candles also available.
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Just Girls Troy, MI Website
A unique collection of contemporary women's apparel and Just Tee's collection of seamless wear featuring leggings, tanks, camis, dresses, long sleeve and 3/4 sleeve tops.
KAROLINA ZMARLAK New York, NY Website 
Designer, Karolina Zmarlak develops modern feminine silhouettes through innovative technical fabrics, with an aesthetic driven by her polish heritage: European minimalism.
Lana Vosk Mequon, WI Website 
Lana Vosk is a knitwear design studio, specializing in handcrafted garments and accessories. Each creation is one-of-a-kind, originally designed and skillfully hand-knitted with high-quality yarn. Lana learned to knit before she learned to hold a pen back in preschool, and since then, never put her needles down. Miles of knitted stitches passed through her hands over the years. Today, Lana is full of ideas and her studio has no physical borders. Designing and creating is her true passion. Sharing her creations with people is her true joy.

LipSense by SeneGence Grafton, WI Website *New*
Long lasting makeup with anti-aging properties featuring kiss-proof, smudge-proof, LipSense lip color.

Margie Edwards Jewelry Designs Whitefish Bay, WI Website
For over a decade, Margie Edwards has created and handpicked jewelry for her business. Made of the finest material from around the world. Whether it is silver that comes from Bali, pearls from China, or even charms from California, Margie is able to find inspiration for her designs. Whatever Margie creates, she hopes that the woman wearing a piece not only feels good, but inspired. With this in mind, we hope you enjoy your experience with Margie Edwards Jewelry Designs. 
Monogram Shoppe Fort Wayne, IN Website
Stocking stuffers for all ages, as well as personalized stationery and gifts. Clever gifts for all ages including men's gifts, Scout luggage, and children's specialty items. The newest and best gifts!
My Charmed Life® Chicago, IL Website
An exclusive charm bar offering more than 2000 sterling silver charm creations, bracelets and necklaces as well as an enchanting collection of luggage charm tags and key fobs.
Nuraxi Berkeley, CA Website
Nuraxi travels the world to bring together a unique home and accessories collection. All pieces are handcrafted using 100% natural fibers by master artisans and ethically crafted. Their bestsellers include handspun alpaca sweaters and throws. Nuraxi items make exceptional gifts for those with the most discerning eye for quality!
Obsessions Boutique Lincolnshire, IL 
Trendy jewelry, lots of handbags and fun scarf styles and the latest looks.
The Plaid Peony Brookfield, WI Website *New*
Preppy, classic, and timeless describes The Plaid Peony. A one-stop-shop for all of your favorite things!
Poppet, Style on the Go! Chicago, IL Website *New*
Pocket Poppet offers a fashionable and easy way to always have a clean cardigan handy to “pop” on.  A soft cardigan is tucked inside its own pocket, so it can be carried in a briefcase or purse and pulled out when needed.
Rosie's Nana Chicago, IL Website 
Hello Dollies! If you are an American Girl or other 18" doll, here is your one-stop shopping site. Rosie's Nana features handmade and hand-knit clothes and accessories including USM uniforms and matching headbands, cozy pajamas, bathing suits with beach totes and sunglasses, sleeping bags, leggings with fashionable tunic tops and infinity scarves and earmuffs and other accessories for cold Wisconsin winters. For Bitty Baby and other 15" baby dolls, we have hand-knit bonnets, one piece sleepers with adorable lovies, cozy snugglies, cute corduroy overalls and accompanying shirts, sunsuits with diaper cover pands and lots more!
 
Skirt the Possibilities Wales, WI Website*New* 
A unique boutique offering personal attention, sophisticated style, and an unparalleled styling experience.

 
Smathers and Branson Bethesda, MD Website 
100% handstitched needlepoint belts and accessories. Including can coolers, sunglass straps, flasks, wallets, key fobs, collegiate, MLB, NHL, hats, dog collars, luggage tags, and coasters.

Stacey Porter Antiques Williams Bay, WI 
Anituqe and vintage lighting, vintage furs, jewelry, silver, and home accessories.
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Stelluca Hartland, WI Website
Stelluca Upcycled Bags make high quality and fashionable duffles, totes, handbags and much more all from retired sails.

Susie O's Los Angeles, CA Website 
Susie O's handbags is an upscale, fashionable and tasteful collection of boutique designer handbags, totes, and small leather goods.
The Velvet Road Cincinnati, OH
One-of-a-kind velvet embroidered boots and shoes and other wearable finds from around the globe.
Whitehead Studios Highwood, IL Website
Owner Julie Whitehead Holdsworth designs and makes all her products here in the USA! All of the one-of-a-kind items are wonderful accents for the home and make excellent gifts. Most people know Whitehead Studios for their Christmas ornaments (which vary in size from six inches to twenty four inches) and include holidays such as Easter and Thanksgiving. Be sure to check out this year's collection of topiaries and Christmas houses and to see what's new this year—lanterns, wreaths, and a five foot stand-up Santa Claus!
W & W Sewickley, PA Website 
A carefully chosen collection of beautiful items to dress you and your home.  Barware, candlesticks, pillows, picture frames and a variety of distinctive home decor and holiday items are showcased.  Definitely be sure to check out their stunning, well-priced line of cashmere and accessories, including scarves!
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