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Glancer Magazine

ON TREND | Downtown Glen Ellyn, May 2020


Downtown Glen Ellyn is home to many unique shops, restaurants and more. This month, Glancer Magazine is highlighting many of the unique establishments located in beautiful Downtown Glen Ellyn and what they are offering online. From unique boutiques to thrift shops and more, there's something for every west suburban resident to enjoy from home during the shelter in place. Enjoy getting to know these featured locales, each offering the latest must-have trends and so much more.

The Gnome Colony

BOUTIQUE– Come experience why people all over Chicago and surrounding suburbs are seeking out this unique one of a kind shopping destination! With women's apparel in all sizes, home decor, accessories, jewelry, skincare, makeup, fine fragrances and more, you will see first hand why women are flocking to this shopping experience on Main St. in downtown Glen Ellyn! 485 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, (630) 793-5284


Shawn Sargent Designs

CREATIVE BOUTIQUE–Mother's Day, done differently! Surprise Mom with creatively designed, locally handcrafted gifts. Mom working from home? Microwave Bowl holders are a perfect accessory for eating at your desk - keep food warm & protect hands/tabletops. Does mom need some inspiration? Cheery Mugs and Pillows will do the trick. Could mom use a break? Give delicious, Craft Cocktail infusion kits - just add spirits and enjoy! Make mom a basket, adding a handmade face mask as an extra “love you” gift. 501 Pennsylvania Ave, Glen Ellyn, (630) 474-9359


Courier Travel

TRAVEL AGENCY– Their qualified experts have been assisting travelers for nearly 30 years, planning every detail of unforgettable vacations and seamless business trips to perfection. They have personally been to destinations worldwide, stayed at the top hotels and resorts, sailed aboard a wide range of cruise ships and embarked on the most memorable tours. They also have established relationships with the travel industry's best cruise lines, hotel chains and tour providers, enabling them to provide special offers and amenities you won't find anywhere else — even online. They help you travel better.

532 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn, (630) 469-0511


The Prince’s Table

GIFT & COLLECTIBLES SHOP–Gracious Style for Castle and Cottage. Showcasing the Best of American and European Artisans. Beautiful statement jewelry. A treasure trove of unique gifts as well as engraveables from baby cups to curated photograph frames to serving trays all with a 1 -2 day turnaround. Most trays include free monogram. Premium cashmere wraps and scarves, luscious candles and scents. The perfect gift and free giftwrap awaits you at The Prince's Table. Trending Now: Peter Rabbit Enamelware. Follow Us and Like Us - Mention This Ad and Receive a Free Gift with purchase.

530 Duane St, Glen Ellyn • (630) 469-4150.


Gather & Collect

THRIFT SHOP– Local neighborhood thrift shop, packed to the rafters with an ever-changing array of eclectic home goods with a side order of snarky, fun, and edgy novelty gifts. Offering a mix of vintage art, books, pottery, industrial finds, upcycled treasures, and global goods. With celebrated local makers in jewelry, soaps, candles, stationery, and honey. You will enjoy curated BOHO clothing, purses, scarves, and ties. Specializing in Potentially Offensives – patches, pins, stickers, mugs, and inappropriate cards and political satire. 473 N. Main, Glen Ellyn, (630) 469-2558.


Pay It Forward

CONSIGNMENT BOUTIQUE– Stop into Paying It Forward, Glen Ellyn’s newest ladies’ luxury consignment boutique, to find all the brands you want for less—while also shopping for a cause! 20% of all proceeds are donated to local breast cancer charities. With a large selection of shoes, handbags, dresses, workout clothes, and more from brands like Gucci, Burberry, Tory Burch, Hunter, and Lululemon, you’ll walk out looking good and feeling good. 546 Duane St., Glen Ellyn, (630) 450-6891


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