December 18, 2008

Great News! Our online shop is back up and running for all your last minute holiday purchases!

December 13, 2008

We are experiencing some technical hiccups with our online shop. 
Please give us a call at (773) 395-2351 or 
email us at penelopeschicago@gmail.com
 if you have any questions or would like to place an order. 
Sorry for any inconvenience. 



December 3, 2008

Holiday Sale Season + “Do Division” this Saturday!

Holiday sale season has begun with incredible savings on many fall styles. Save 20%-50% off the original price on loads of men’s and women’s clothing, accessories, and housewares from your favorite lines including A.P.C., American Retro, Plastic Island, Hyden Yoo, Oak, & Sessun. Plus, all Built by Wendy styles (except denim) are 50% off the original price. As always, (domestic) shipping is free on all orders over $150.


Also, join us this Saturday, December 6, for the annual DO DIVISION holiday walk. Stop in for some refreshments and pick out a gift for a friend or yourself. Hope to see you this weekend!


October 3, 2008

Fall 2008: Dunderdon

Swedish line Dunderdon has come a long way from its workwear roots to a full fashion collection for both men and women. While still utilitarian at its core, Dunderdon has evolved to include sophisticated cuts and fashionable pieces, all with their characteristic use of minimal aesthetics and durable materials: kn20 staton cardigan

sh45 fellows plaid shirt

j28 ian waxed poplin coat

black herringbone jacket

lysa dress

September 23, 2008

Fall 2008: American Retro

New this week, a selection of dresses from another of our favorite French lines, American Retro. Some are simple and elegant, others playful and fun:

factory dress

black appart dress

spotted dresss

September 21, 2008

Fall 2008: Brown Sound and Cheap Monday

Just arrived are tons of great shirts, sweaters, and jackets from Brown Sound, as well as our first fall shipment from Sweden’s Cheap Monday:

Brown Sound:
carmel cardigan

blue gingham shirt

neapenthe plaid jacket

Cheap Monday:
basic jacket

grey hasse sweater

grey tor parka

September 15, 2008

Fall 2008: Hyden Yoo

Just got in a shipment of shirts, sweaters, and coats from New York designer Hyden Yoo. In just a couple of seasons, this line has emerged from a men’s shirting line to one of the most exciting contemporary menswear collections. Hyden is an expert at using inspiration from classic style and designs, and incorporating modern fits, fabrics and details to create easy to wear, minimalist styles:

toggle coat

pea coat

black and white gingham slim shirt

plaid slim shirt

September 7, 2008

Fall 2008: Sessùn


We will be updating this space to keep you posted on new arrivals and showcase some of our favorites from our fall collection. With great pieces from new lines and old favorites, this collection is certainly our best yet.

First up is one of our most beloved lines, Sessùn, from Marseille, France. We love the pretty and effortless dresses, cute sweaters, and the classic wool coats:fourtet dresss

oshima dress

oscar p dress

radcliffe sweater

luisa coat

July 16, 2008

www.shoppenelopes.com

We are excited to announce the launch of www.shoppenelopes.com! Offering you all your Penelope’s favorites, everything from APC denim and Zuriick shoes to Shinzi Katoh posters and Millimeter/Milligram planners. Shipping on orders over $150 is free and we are adding new items regularly!

Summer Sale!

June 19, 2008

Summer Zuriicks!

We just received new summer '08 sneakers from Zuriick! The sweatshop-free Taylor low-tops, Beata mid-tops, and Ake slip-ons are constructed of canvas with a purple rubber sole.





Charcoal Taylor ($66.)
sizes: 9-13



Black Beata ($66.)
sizes: 8-13



Charcoal Ake ($55.)
sizes: 8-13



Black Ake ($55.)
sizes: 8-13



Charcoal Beata ($66.)
sizes: 9-13







May 20, 2008

NEW FREITAG TOTE BAGS

We just got in a huge shipment of Freitag bags and wallets from Switzerland. Their products are made of all recycled materials, including car seat belts, tire innertubes, and truck tarpaulins and each one has a unique design. Check it out:

LELAND ($175.)
(L x W x H) inches: 10.6 x 3.5 x 14.2
Made with recycled car seat belts and recycled truck tarpaulins.




BOB ($185.)
(L x W x H) inches: 12.6 x 5.9 x 15.8
Made with recycled car seat belts and recycled truck tarpaulins.




Miami Vice ($72.)
(L x W x H) inches: 13 x 6.3 x 15.7
Made with recycled truck tarpaulins.

NEW FREITAG MESSENGER BAGS

HAWAII 5-O ($118.)
(L x W x H) inches: 11.8 x 4.3 x 7.9
Made with bicycle inner tubes, recycled car seat belts and recycled truck tarpaulins.






DRAGNET ($185.) (includes above two photos)
(L x W x H) inches: 14.2 x 4.7 x 13.0
Made with bicycle inner tubes, recycled car seat belts and recycled truck tarpaulins.

NEW FREITAG WALLETS

E.T. WALLET ($56.)
(L x W x H) inches: 3.1 x 1.2 x 4.3
Made with bicycle inner tubes and recycled truck tarpaulins.




DALLAS WALLET ($64.)
(L x W x H) inches: 3.5 x 1.2 x 4.7
Made with bicycle inner tubes and recycled truck tarpaulins.