Ladies of Logan Square!

Save the Date!

July 11th we’re so excited to partner with Ampersand Cowork to bring to you the

Ladies of Logan Square Pop Up!

A month ago we met up with our dear friend Mary Nisi, owner of Toast and Jam Dj’s and Ampersand Cowork. The goal of the meeting was how to better collaborate with our fellow business owners in the neighborhood. We are part of a bustling, diverse and energetic community, but it’s often hard to network because we’re all wearing many hats each day. We wanted to connect so we can better promote one another, meet the people behind social media accounts, and wequickly came to realize how many women identified owned businesses are in the area. Which is why we decided to host the Ladies of Logan Square!

What is it? A Pop Up featuring Lady Bosses of Logan Square! Shopping, food, drink and most importantly, promoting one another. Let’s keep this great community thriving!

July 11th 6-pm

Held at Ampersand Cowork

3317 W Fullerton Ave

Chicago, Il 60647

Participating Businesses include Wolfbait & B-Girls, Tula Yoga, Logan Square Acupuncture, Alison Williams Photography, Ancestral Method Tarot, Silvia Hildago, Logan Parlor, Lylole, Steel Petal Press, Logan Square Pilates, Play Toys & Books, Toast and Jam Dj’s, Hopewell, Brewing, Radical Larder, Ampersand Cowork & Fleur!

It’s our hope to host this event a few times a year, with rotating crew of bad ass women, who are keeping Logan Square unique and filled with small businesses! Interested in participating at another one? Email us at info@fleurchicago.com or info@ampersandlogansquare.com

Who is invited? Everyone!

HERE is a link to an Event Brite for this free event!

We can’t wait to see you there!

Ladies of Logan Square Pop Up
Ladies of Logan Square


What's Cookin'?

We recently posted an image on our Instagram featuring some delicious dishes, alongside one of our Fog Linen dish towels that we carry.  So many of you asked for the recipe, so here it is!  We have Real Simple Magazine to thank for all the goodness, it was featured in their July 2018 issue!  

Fog Linen dishtowel available at Fleur Inc

Cucumber & Melon Salad

1 small shallot, chopped finely

5 Tbsp. Champagne or white wine vinegar (We used our own champagne vinegar, infused with chive blooms from our garden!)

1 - 3lb cantaloupe, peeled and chopped

1 english cucumber, sliced

6 oz of feta cheese (about 1 1/2 cups)  

1/2 loaf ciabatta, sliced

7 Tbsp olive oil 

1 1/2 tsp sea salt

1/2 cup loosely packed basil leaves (ours came from the garden!)

1/2 cup roughly chopped toasted almonds (We used walnuts, because they were on hand!)

Freshly ground black pepper.

1. Mix together the shallots and vinegar.  Set aside to drizzle later on.

2. Arrange the cantaloupe and cucumber on a large platter and set that aside (We recommend using our DBO Home platter, shown below!).

3. Meanwhile, heat a cast iron grill pan and brush both side of the ciabatta with olive oil.  Grill until charred on both sides (We also rubbed fresh garlic on both sides for some extra delish!).

4.Whisk 1 tsp salt and the remaining olive oil into the shallot mixture & drizzle over the salad.  Top with the basil, walnuts pepper (to your taste) & sea salt.  Serve with the ciabatta!

5.Enjoy!

DBO Home available at Fleur

 

The DBO Home ceramic line that we carry would add to the presentation of this summer meal! Photo from their   This stunning collection is handmade in Connecticut, and each piece is different than the next.  It's a truly special line that we are so proud to carry.  

Fog Linen available at Fleur Inc

 

Maybe you prefer patio dining & you're looking for outdoor serving pieces?  The Fog Linen serving plates are perfect!  We use these all the time when friends and neighbors stop by.  Durable and wildly cute, they spruce up our table in an instant!

Either way, stop by the boutique to see our table ware collections, and happy summer cooking!

Boutiquing!

We post so many photos of our special events, that we sometimes forget to post about the Boutique!  Did you know that we have a brick and mortar retail which is 1800 Sq Ft of gifts, jewelry, flowers and more?  Here are a few images from this past month.  Stop by, our selection is always rotating!

Logan Square Shopping, Fleur Inc, Pride Month
Incausa Incense in Logan Square, Fleur Inc
Logan Square Shopping, Fleur Inc
Zoe Chicco Jewelry available in Logan Square, Fleur Inc
Logan Square Shopping, Fleur Inc

Valentine's Day!

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Valentine's Day is ONE WEEK away!  Have you pre-ordered your flowers yet?  There is still time to order a bundle of blooms for the one you love (Or yourself?!).  Flowers not your jam?  We carry a wonderful selection of fine jewelry, fragrance and so much more.  Stop by the boutique, or call us at 773-395-2770 so we can make your February 14th something extra special this year!

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