Made in Chicago: Sustainable Furniture from Environmental Disaster
Sep05

Made in Chicago: Sustainable Furniture from Environmental Disaster

It’s been decades since Chicago was considered a global manufacturing hub.  The city’s steel mills are almost gone.  Products invented by Chicago minds actually get built in Asia and Africa.  And it seems the only thing that actually gets “made in Chicago” these days are cupcakes. That trend is changing.  In places like the West Loop, Bridgeport, and Ravenswood there is a quiet renaissance going on: a renaissance in small-scale...

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