Announcing A New Pop Up Shop!
The holidays are just around the corner and we're so excited to announce we'll be opening a Pop-Up Shop for the season!
Starting November 4th and running until December 30th, 2017, our Pop-Up Mission Mercantile will be open just down the street from us at 4757 N. Lincoln Ave.
Mission Mercantile will focus on gifts, accessories, home goods, and holiday merchandise, and will help us offer even more items to make your holiday shopping a breeze.
Every dollar spent with us helps people with disabilities achieve their full potential and lead rewarding lives in the community, so we appreciate your support and can't wait to welcome you to our new location!
Glum Weather Got You Down?
Get where you need to go with stylish and practical accessories by Fjallraven, a staple brand here at Planet Access Company Store.
With a large assortment of carryalls in an array of colors, Fjallraven's versatile products allow you to travel through sun, rain, snow, and sleet due to their durable construction and sustainability. Their G-1000 fabric can be further weatherproofed with Greenland Wax to withstand the elements!
As always, we greatly appreciate your continued support!
Each purchase you make at our store helps improve the lives of adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities through our non-profit partnership with Search, Inc. To find out more about our mission please visit: http://search-inc.org/.
Crisp mornings have arrived and we've got all the layering essentials in store!
Keep cozy with this great faux fur vest by Dylan Clothing and comfortable on the streets in some kicks by SeaVees.
Also, have you seen the new S'well traveling vessels? They just arrived and are certain to keep your beverage warm on the go!
Fall Fashion for Men & Women
Fall has arrived and we couldn't be more excited!
We've got the perfect apparel for apple picking, trips to the pumpkin patch, and all of your favorite autumn activities.
New styles in women's and men's from some of our most loved brands are filling the racks here at Planet Access.
Stop in this weekend to take a look at what's new!
AppleFest + Huge Fall Sale!
It's Apple Fest this Saturday and Sunday in Lincoln Square!
To celebrate, we are having a huge Fall Sale here at Planet Access. Already marked down merchandise will be an additional 20% off, taking up to 60 - 80% off the original price!
Be sure to stop in and take advantage of some spectacular discounts! Sale runs Friday, September 29th - Monday, October 2nd.
Backpacks With A Purpose
The first day of school is just around the corner, do you know where your backpack is?
We're thrilled to have B-WAP backpacks in stock!
Along with being outfitted with super cute color combos and perfectly placed pockets, B-WAP's backpacks have an amazing mission. For every backpack we purchase, B-WAP allocates two backpacks that we can donate to the organization of our choice and we've picked one of Search, Inc.'s amazing programs, Search for Adventure!
Search for Adventure gives adults with disabilities the opportunity to have adventures of a lifetime. Click here to find out more!
So stop by this weekend to get yourself ready for school or your own adventures, while making another person's adventure possible!
Morocco in Chicago
Vacation vibes continue! Since Morocco is too far away for a last minute vacation, bring Marrakech to you with our beautifully glazed ceramic pieces from Sobremesa.
Based here in Chicago, every Sobremesa piece is a fair trade item made by skilled artisans worldwide. Paired with a tea towel from June & December your spread will be ready to serve!
These sandals were made for walkin’!
We’re fully stocked with sandals for every occasion summer throws your way, from Seychelles, Pons, & Laidback London. Our beaded Laidback London sandals are hand-embellished in Kenya and made using leathers from local family-owned tanneries, supporting the community while preserving traditional artisanal skills.
Stop by and try on a pair this weekend, and don’t forget to check out our Fourth of July sale!
Father's Day is June 18th!
Did you get Dad a gift yet?
If not, we've got you covered with our new shipment of Locally Grown t-shirts! Designed, manufactured, and printed in the United States, Locally Grown apparel and accessories aim to promote the importance of buying local, eating and drinking local, and sharing in state pride.
Grab one for Dad today!
Perfect Presents for Pop
It's June! Which means Father's Day is quickly approaching.
Need a quirky gift for that special fella in your life? Wes Anderson's Bad Dads book is sure to be a hit and a hoot!
Or maybe he needs a reprieve from all that adulting? Izola has him covered with discreet flasks and other vice-friendly knick knacks.
Snap up that perfect present for your Pop soon!
Memorial Day Fjallraven Sale
We've got an extra Memorial Day treat: a Fjallraven sale!
From Friday the 26th through Monday the 29th we'll have select styles of Fjallraven backpacks at 20% off.
Fjallraven discounts only happen a few times a year so don't miss the chance to get your new backpack before hiking/camping season kicks off! While you're in, be sure to check out our great selection of Men's and Women's sale too!
Also, please note that we will have special holiday hours in honor of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29th. We will be open 10am-3pm.
From all of us at Planet Access, we hope you have a very happy Memorial Day weekend!
Visibility Arts Showcase
Please join us for a Visiblity Arts Showcase!
Thursday, June 15
6:00 - 8:00pm
Planet Access Co. Store
4727 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, 60625
Summer Is Here!
Step Into Spring
Step into spring with our latest arrivals! Avarcas are the traditional footwear of Menorca, Spain. The timeless style has been popular for over a century, and we're proud to carry Pons Avarcas. The family owned company has been producing artisanal avarcas since 1945, 100% handmade in Spain to this day. Pair them with a geometric Elk top and relaxed pair of Jean Shop jeans for a effortless spring look. And with Mother's Day right around the corner, they'd make a lovely gift!
Happy Earth Day!
To celebrate our planet we've got some ideas for diverting waste from the landfill and infusing some nature into your life!
We have plenty of reusable bag styles in stock to make your shopping more convenient, along with insulated S'well water bottles that will keep you hydrated and your water cool. For the urban gardeners out there, local Chicago brand Modern Sprout's kits make it easy to grow your own herbs and flowers from the comfort of your own apartment.
Stop in and celebrate with us!
Spring Garden Party
The sun is back and we want to be outside too! We've got the basics for your next garden party covered. Botanical print tea towels from June & December (100% handmade in the USA), paired with a teak appetizer set from Roost and a Creative Co-op marble cutting board will make your spread shine.
Come by and pick up everything you'll need to welcome spring!