Modern Cooperative celebrates grand opening on Friday

Staff Writer

Hyde Park will add another unique retailer to its growing list when Modern Cooperative holds its grand opening this Friday.

From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Modern Cooperative, 1500 E. 53rd St., will show the public what it has to offer in vintage and furniture, handmade décor and one of a kind home furnishings. Tiffany Paige, the owner, said she is excited to open in Hyde Park.

“We are excited to be a part of this vibrant community that we feel embraces small businesses,” she said.

Paige said besides getting to know the diverse residents of Hyde Park she is especially excited about carrying a new product.

“We are carrying a line of Gus Modern furniture which is a beautiful line of modern furniture that can be ordered with different fabrics and finishes,” she said. “It will be an exclusive line to our Hyde Park store.”

Hyde Park will be the home f Modern Cooperative’s second location, its first being in Pilsen.

Shoppers are welcome browse the Gus Modern line and the other unique items Modern Cooperative carries at Friday night’s event. Complimentary wine and beer will be served while supplies last.

Modern Cooperative’s regular store hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.