preparing a chair for the Chicago Home + Garden’s 2nd Chairs for Charity event which will donate its auction and part of its ticket proceeds to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

This year’s full line-up includes:

  • Suzanne Cahill, Maison Suzanne
  • Annika Christensen, Midnight Sun, Ltd
  • Frank Fontana, HGTV Host & Author
  • Harrington College of Design
  • Jeff Harting, FGH Architects
  • Cody Hudson, Struggle Inc.
  • Greg Jagmin, Greg Jagmin Associates
  • Karen Kalmek, Green Home Chicago
  • Gary Lee, Gary Lee Partners
  • Matthew Lew, Matthew Lew Fine Art
  • Raun Meyn, FoundRe Furnishings
  • Caroline Scheeler, Jayson Home & Garden
  • Morlen Sinoway, Morlen Sinoway Atelier
  • Summer Thornton, Summer Thornton Design
  • Tereasa Surratt, Author, Found, Free & Flea

Last year’s show yielded more than 200 guests who vied in a silent auction for fifteen one-of-a-kind chairs created by some of Chicago’s top designers (including work from several of Harrington’s students!) The event raised more than $10,000 for Designs for Dignity.

Here’s more info on the Chicago Home + Garden’s 2nd Chairs for Charity event:

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Chicago Art Source
1871 N. Clybourn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
Event Web page: www.chicagohomemag.com/chairs
Ticket Sales:  http://bit.ly/l0GeQA
Tickets are $35 – includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres

thanks to Chicago Home & Garden Magazine