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The shopping extravaganza will begin when you enter the front doors...

ever-changing, where the fantastic finds never stay on the shelves too long. Just let our volunteers know  what you are looking for. They have sorted, shelved and are ready to sell. We're bound to have it - if not this week, then the next. 


FIRST FLOOR:

Gifts

Bargains Galore Room

Antiques and Fine Gifts

Leisure Wear

Women's Better Clothes

Children's Clothes

Warehouse
SECOND FLOOR:

Housewares

Accessories

Shoes

Men's Career & Formal Wear

Men's Casual Wear
BASEMENT:

Basement Emporium

Furniture

Sewing & Crafts

Toys

Books
the economy shop    
103 S. Grove, Oak Park IL 
telephone -708.383.2449
info@economyshop.org
GIFT ROOM: The gift room has tchotchkes for every taste, some vintage - some with tags still on!
trinkets
pottery: handmade and store bought
glassware
vases
dishes
stationery
costume jewelry
baskets
greeting cards for all occasions
mugs of every kind
dishes
decorative boxes
photo albums
frames
candles
ANTIQUES AND FINE GIFTS: We receive generous donations of beautiful items every week. There's always something new to see. On a regular basis you can find items such as...
LEISURE WEAR: If it's something a woman wears every day, then you'll find it here!
glassware
collectible pieces of costume jewelry
original works of art
vintage table linens and lace
vases
candlesticks 
silver pieces
gorgeous sets of china
bras
panties
nylons/pantyhose
nightgowns/pajamas
thermal underwear
robes
bathing suits
workout wear
casual pants
shorts
BARGAINS GALORE ROOM: Good clothes for both women and men at a ridiculously low price -- $1 per piece! Casual, dressy, around the house, work, inside, outside, in season, out of season, whatever -- it's here! PLUS this is where you'll find most of the women's jeans.
HOUSEWARES ROOM: Need to move?  redecorate?  or set up your first apartment? This is the room to visit.
pots & pans
mixing bowls
casseroles
serving trays
bakeware
small appliances

kitchen utensils
pillows
sheets
bedskirts
pillowcases
blankets
ACCESSORIES ROOM: Kate Spade, Coach, and Vuitton...oh my! You may find some here...or looking for the perfect scarf, the right bag, or the ultimate belt to cinch an Economy Shop outfit...and all on a budget. Here is the room...oh my.
purses
evening bags
briefcases
totes
women's belts
comforters/bedspreads
curtains
draperies
tablecloths
fabric napkins
placemats
MEN'S CASUAL WEAR:  Men of all ages and sizes can outfit themselves from head to toe right here.
jeans
sport shirts
casual pants
pajamas
socks 
underwear

seasonal items such as:
shorts
sweaters
hats
SHOE ROOM: Carries a full line of next-to-new children's, women's and men's shoes in any size and style. We have seasonal items: winter boots In November and flip-flops and sandals for the summer. From outrageous to sensible, elegant to earthy, we carry shoes for the whole family.
bedroom slippers
evening shoes
everyday 
athletic shoes
rain boots
soccer/baseball shoes

MEN'S CAREER AND FORMAL WEAR: Has an array of brand-name items for any occasion. Never pay more than $2 for a tie again.
brand-name suits
sport coats
blazers
ties
slacks
top coats
even a tuxedo or two
BASEMENT EMPORIUM: Bargains literally from floor to ceiling. There is possibly something for every room in your house  - really.
baskets
backpacks
knickknacks
cameras
radios
rugs
lamps
furniture
frames
office supplies
fabric, fabric, and more fabric
notions
patterns
buttons
how-to books
yarn

SEWING AND CRAFTS: The room is bursting with everything for your sewing project, knitting project or any project at all! Many of our items are vintage for the collector in you.

needlework kits
lace
trims

BOOK DEPARTMENT: Mystery, music, magazines and more are yours to discover when you visit. Join the readers - children, teachers, parents and book hounds - in the search for "another good book." Try a new recipe from our extensive cookbook collection. Music lovers will find CDs, LPs and 45s. Video watchers will find DVDs. From vintage to best seller, this is the place.
art supplies
artwork
pet collars
pet food bowls
fish bowls
casual shirts
camisoles
turtlenecks
socks
sweaters
cosmetic bags
wallets
vintage handbags
hats
scarves
seasonal items such as:
beach bags
sun hats
mittens
winter scarves & hats
WOMEN'S BETTER CLOTHES: This room carries higher end clothes from casual to formal, including designer labels and vintage. 
coats (including fur and leather)
dresses
skirts
formal and evening wear
wedding dresses
business shirts 
blazers
pants 
suits
books
puzzles
games for all agess
cars and trucks
TOYS:  An ever-expanding selection of toys and children's books.


stuffed animals
dolls
action figures
building blocks
CHILDREN'S CLOTHES: We now carry children's clothing from infant to preteen -- everyday, special occasion, outer wear. AND we've moved our maternity wear to this room as well. 
WAREHOUSE: This "catch all" room carries furniture, sporting goods, last chance items, sleeping bags, lighting, suitcases, rugs, tools, picture frames, and BASKETS!!