Hinsdale Cooks! Kitchen Walk ~ Take the Tour!
Friday, May 10th
10:00 - 3:00 p.m. rain or shine
Tour six of Hinsdale's most fabulous kitchens.
Tickets are $35 and $40 the day of the walk..
Purchase Your Tickets On Line or return Ticket Purchase Form
At each home, enter a drawing to win many wonderful prizes
Enjoy Our Six Fabulous Kitchens!
“A Little Wine on County Line”
131 SOUTH COUNTY LINE ROAD
This beautifully crafted and architecturally distinctive modern farmhouse was recently completed by Tiburon Homes, LLC. Chicago based interior designer Tracy Hickman, lent her talents to give this property a relaxed and elegant style, with a dash of glamour. Fresh and elegant floral arrangements provided by In Bloom Floral, and landscape design by Premier Landscape will showcase the home’s beautiful grounds. Tabletop will be elegantly styled by the Uptown Shop of Western Springs. Chef Didier Durant, of Cyrano’s Wine Bar and Bistro in Chicago, will recreate a sumptuous French marketplace in the backyard.
20 EAST THIRD STREET
This Hinsdale treasure was originally constructed in 1908 and served as the dairy barn to the Victorian home to the west. Culligan Abraham Architecture and Northridge Builders, Inc. worked closely with the homeowners to maintain the historical integrity of the home. The interiors are classically proportioned, contributing to its air of seaside serenity. Gorgeous flowers by Hello Darling Floral and Event Styling of Chicago will be enjoyed throughout the home. Interior design and tablescapes are created by smalldoor, inc., with the assistance of stylist Elizabeth Schneider of sequinsandstripes.com. Enjoy boutique shopping with The Monogram Shop of Hinsdale and telly Chicago!
“A Lovely Landmark”
239 EAST WALNUT
Built in 1889, this Patton and Fisherdesigned Queen Anne Victorian home maintains many of its original features. With superior craftsmanship of the past and period design, the warmth and charm of this home will be remembered and cherished always. Bosi Construction as well as designer and fabricator O’Brien Harris recently completed the charming kitchen renovation. Tablescapes are presented by Sobella Design and Karen McCormack Designs with Char Crews, Inc. Elegant floral designs throughout the home are by Jane’s Blue Iris, Ltd. Purchase Sandy Williams’ new book, Hinsdale, while being treated to samplings of Sweet Ali’s Bakery as you enjoy the lush garden landscape of this beautiful home.
218 EAST FIRST STREET
Built in 1950 by A.W. Wendell Builders; this charming Cape Cod on historic First Street is an American classic. With beautiful and updated home renovations by Culligan Abraham Architecture and Northridge Builders, Inc., this esteemed residence was inspired by the elegance of homes on the east coast. Maze Home of Winnetka will create incredible table settings, and The English Garden Flower Shop will arrange the flowers in a fresh and inspiring way. Guests will enjoy shopping from Yankee Peddler, as well as a fresh market on the veranda with homemade apple pies and other American classics to purchase from Standard Market..
“A Day at the Derby”
910 CLEVELAND ROAD
Meticulous attention to detail and emphasis on superior craftsmanship bring a timelessness and comfortable elegance to this lovely colonial home built by Tiburon Builders, LLC. Derby-inspired tablescapes are sure to delight as well as flower arrangements provided by Phillips Flowers of Hinsdale. Chef Paul Virant, from the highly acclaimed Vie restaurant in Western Springs will be on hand to inspire guests with his culinary expertise in the Christopher Peacock designed chef’s kitchen. Guests will shop J. McLaughlin on the patio to find the perfect Mother’s Day gift!
“Traditional on Sixth”
439 EAST SIXTH STREET
This R. Harold Zook brick Georgian is a perfect example of the finest in Hinsdale’s architectural tradition. Originally built in 1937, the current homeowners completed a stunning renovation in 2012, to include an exquisite chef’s kitchen by designer and fabricator O’Brien Harris. Barley Twist of Hinsdale will set the stately dining room for an elegant affair, while the kitchen tabletop will be styled by Peach Tree Design Group, LLC. Pam Weber of Sweet Pea Floral will showcase her sumptuous flowers in the home, as well as delight with an outdoor European flower market complete with pre-tied arrangements to take away!