Online Furniture Seller Wayfair Cuts 550 Jobs, 3% Of WorkersFounded nearly 18 years ago, Wayfair has never made a profit. Although sales have risen as more people become comfortable buying sofas and rugs online, the company spends much of its revenue on shipping, advertising and other costs.
Toddlers Hurt, Killed By Dangerous Furniture Twice A Month, Study ShowsA year long study about furniture in most U.S. bedrooms found toddlers are hurt or killed by dangerous dressers as often as twice a month.
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Chicago On YouTube: Billy Corgan Wrestles Walter E. SmitheBilly Corgan’s been busy. I could list everything he’s busy with, but let’s face it, none of us care. It’s not 1996 anymore. Just last week I was saying, “Billy Corgan will never do anything I care about ever again...” And then Billy -- my beautiful, bald baby boy -- proved me wrong, releasing a video on Tuesday that rivals everything he’s ever done...
How To Host Holiday Parties In A Small SpaceIs your living space small? Don't sweat it. You can still have a big party.
Furniture From Crundwell's Homes In Illinois, Florida Up For AuctionAdmitted embezzler and former Dixon city comptroller Rita Crundwell lived a lavish lifestyle fueled my millions of dollars she stole from the town.
Rebuilding Exchange Makes Furniture Out Of TrashLooking for a unique gift this holiday season? A Chicago company that makes furniture out of garbage may have the answer.
Great Fall Decorations For The HomeReady to decorate your home for fall? Keep your home cozy and stylish this season.
College Student Prep: Must-Have Items For Every Dorm RoomThe bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.
Best Places For Antiquing In ChicagoSome consider shopping for antiques a modern day treasure hunt. Begin yours at these Chicago antique shops.
Best Furniture Stores In ChicagoWhether you have just moved to a new place or you’re looking to redesign a room in your home, Chicago has a few furniture stores for different tastes or to achieve that certain look. From great deals to expensive artifacts, there’s a little something for everyone.
Best Furniture Stores In ChicagoWhether renters just out of college or owners of lakefront mansions, anyone looking for furniture in Chicago can find just what they need if they know where to shop. The best furniture stores in Chicago offer great pieces along with outstanding customer service.
City Begins Clearing 'Dibs' MarkersWith most of the snow melted, city sanitation workers began junking the pieces of furniture people used to hold their curbside parking spaces.