Ikram Wears Red
Apr10

Ikram Wears Red

For a while we were following the construction of a new boutique complex for Chicago’s most influential fashion industry insider, Ikram Goldman.  Then for some reason we stopped.  Which means that we’re super late in bringing you this photo of her completed Near North Side store at 15 East Huron Street. As expected, it’s a vision in red, with daring details, dramatic spaces, and even a small cafe. If you don’t...

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More Photos: Ikram’s New Red House of Fashion

We keep hearing that Chicago’s leading fashion trendsetter, Ikram Goldman, is going to open her new boutique at 15 East Huron Street any day now, so we stopped by over the weekend to see how things were progressing. Based on what we saw, “any day now” seems somewhat optimistic, and in fact the official opening day is set for July 27th.  That seems very realistic. Behind the black burlap and white protective...

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Status Update: What’s Going on at Ikram?

Progress is swift at the new location of Chicago fashion house Ikram.  Ikram Goldman’s new location for her eponymous boutique at 15 East Huron Street is coming together nicely.  You may remember this as the location of a Japanese restaurant that closed years ago, and remained vacant since. Goldman purchased the property and is moving from her current location at 873 North Rush Street.  But why would she move farther away from...

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