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NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
  NorthernGRADE Men’s Market
By ADDICTED Chicago
Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.
Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!! 
NorthernGRADE Chicago:
Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride. 
Details
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Time: 10am-6:30pm
Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL. 
Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:
Red Wing Heritage- 
Based in Minnesota
Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments. 
MidNorth Mercantile-
Based in Minnesota             
MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A. 
Stormy Kromer-
Based in Michigan
Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.
Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.
Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.
Field Notes-
Based in Chicago
Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.
Independence- 
Based in Chicago
Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more. 
Sir & Madame- 
Based in Chicago
Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories. 
Oak Street Bootmakers- 
Based in Chicago
Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.
Winter Session- 
Based in Chicago
Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items.  
Pierrepont Hicks-
Based in Minnesota             
Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.
Tellason-
Based in California 
With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina. 
Archival Clothing-
Based in Colorado             
Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds. 
Portland General Store-
Based in Maine             
The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity. 
Corter Leather-
Based in Massachusetts             
Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more. 
Inland Clothing-
Based in Chicago
Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories. 
Domestic Workwear-
Based in Chicago
Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love. 
Heritage Bicycles- 
Based in Chicago
Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.
Locally Grown-
Based in Iowa
Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown. 
Drift-
Based in Chicago
Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago. 
 
 
 

NorthernGRADE Men’s Market

By ADDICTED Chicago

Created with the intention of celebrating and supporting Made in America brands, NorthernGRADE stands as the longest running 100% American-made goods pop-up market for men. Offering high-grade menswear, accessories, and collectibles, NorthernGRADE showcases the many amazing artisans and brands the U.S. has to offer.

Since its founding in 2009, NorthernGRADE is not slowing down with plans to pop-up in San Francisco, Nashville, Denver, Moscow, Saint Paul (December 22nd 2012) and the most upcoming market in CHICAGO, October 27th!!

NorthernGRADE Chicago:

Sponsored by Penelope’s and Haberdash, the vendors featured at The NorthernGRADE Chicago Market bring to the table an amazing selection of goods made with timelessness, quality, style, and pride.

Details

Date: Saturday, October 27th

Time: 10am-6:30pm

Place: Open Secret Studios 401 North Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL.

Brands Featured At NorthernGRADE Chicago Include:

Red Wing Heritage-

Based in Minnesota

Founded in 1905, Red Wing Heritage offers high quality work boots made to last and endure the toughest of work environments.

MidNorth Mercantile-

Based in Minnesota            

MidNorth Mercantile are experts in re-purposing, recrafting, and restoring vintage goods, bringing you a beautiful collection of heritage brands all made in the good old U.S.A.

Stormy Kromer-

Based in Michigan

Stormy Kromer lived an interesting life. Playing for 30 semi-pro baseball teams around the Midwest and later becoming a railroad engineer, the elements of his work led him towards a flourishing business in the apparel industry.

Beginning with caps, Stormy Kromer produced caps made to withstand the fierce winds, while maintaining great comfort and fit.

Today those standards haven’t changed. Along with caps you can find clothing and accessories for men, women, and even the kids.

Field Notes-

Based in Chicago

Field Notes creates the perfect memo book for all of your important plans and thoughts. Field Notes allows you to customize your memo book to your liking with various colors, page types, and sizes.

Independence-

Based in Chicago

Independence men’s shop carries ALL made in America clothing brands and accessories. Brands include such names as Engineered Garments, Post Overalls, Gitman Vintage, Ebbets Field Flannels for Independence, Velva Sheen, Imogene + Willie, Left Field NYC, Stanley & Sons, and many more.

Sir & Madame-

Based in Chicago

Described as being “classic with a twist,” Sir & Madame is a Chicago based men’s and women’s boutique and lifestyle brand offering vintage inspired clothing and accessories.

Oak Street Bootmakers-

Based in Chicago

Like father, like son, George Vlagos carried on the trade of his father, a cobbler ultimately creating Oak Street Bootmakers. Quality, detail, and craftsmanship are practiced to perfection.

Winter Session-

Based in Chicago

Working out of a storefront workshop on the north side of Chicago, Owners Roy Katz and Tanya Fleisher produce beautifully crafted wallets, handbags, cardholders, and various other leather items. 

Pierrepont Hicks-

Based in Minnesota            

Pierrepont Hicks knows a thing or two about making the perfect tie. Its founders Mac and Katherine McMillan were inspired to create their own clothing company.Today plans for Pierrepont Hicks expand further than just ties, a spring 2013 collection is in the mix featuring suits, jackets, pants, and their original inspiration, neckwear.

Tellason-

Based in California

With over 20 years experience in the apparel industry, Tony Patella and Pete Searson decided to take matters into their own hands and build a brand of there own. Tellason makes raw denim jeans made in San Francisco from fabric made in North Carolina.

Archival Clothing-

Based in Colorado            

Archival Clothing strives to support U.S.A. based apparel companies and manufacturing traditions. Archival’s design proves not only functional and maintainable but also stylish and long lasting. Visit their website and you will find a company that is passionate about sharing what they believe to be the best products around, offering you a “best in category” as well as their new finds.

Portland General Store-

Based in Maine            

The Portland General Store creates handcrafted creams, bath salts, cologne, and various other body care products all made from simple, natural ingredients without chemical additives or fragrance oils. Taking no shortcuts, The Portland General Store delivers “authenticity” developed from passion, inspiration, and integrity.

Corter Leather-

Based in Massachusetts            

Corter Leather makes all items by hand with no machines, templates, or electricity. Products include wallets, iphone cases, bracelets, note sleeves, and much more.

Inland Clothing-

Based in Chicago

Inland strives to bring high quality, American made clothing accessible to everyone. Seeking only items that they can offer at fair prices, Inland’s merchandise is worth every cent. Find men’s outerwear, shirts, sweaters, and accessories.

Domestic Workwear-

Based in Chicago

Daniel Evans set out to create durable and comfortable clothing produced and priced fairly for consumers. Find well-crafted pants and shirts made with quality, care, and love.

Heritage Bicycles-

Based in Chicago

Keeping the environment and community in mind, Heritage General Store creates locally handcrafted bicycles that are made to take on the elements of city life.  Frames are made from local steel mills in Chicago. Along with bicycles, Heritage General Store also sells gear, clothing, bags, and much more.

Locally Grown-

Based in Iowa

Promoting the local food movement, Locally Grown Clothing Co. is a message-driven clothing line for men, women, and children that helps to build thriving communities and support family farmers by giving back and spreading the message of Locally Grown.

Drift-

Based in Chicago

Using FSC certified and reclaimed hardwood, Drift makes handcrafted, eco-friendly wood eyewear. Each frame is made in Chicago.

 

 

 

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