LuxeHome Boutiques Open At Chicago’s Merchandise Mart
October 7, 2003
Merchandise Mart Properties has named its new 90,000-sq.-ft. interior shopping mall area of luxury boutiques for home building and renovation — LuxeHome. The boutiques opened to the public Sept. 2, and a grand opening party was held on Sept. 18, hosted by Architectural Digest and Merchandise Mart Properties. At last count, LuxeHome contained 22 boutiques offering cabinetry; stone collections; ceramic, glass and porcelain tile; floors and flooring materials; furniture; doors; stone and glass mosaics; countertops; bath products; and design services. Among the boutiques is Waterworks, headquartered in Danbury, Conn., which operates 34 stores from coast to coast, selling fittings, fixtures and tubs, accessories, furniture, kitchen and bar, tile, stone and mosaics, textiles, apothecary, furnishings and personal care products. LuxeHome is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, visit www.luxehome.com.