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Entertaining, Summer Inspiration July 26, 2019

Ashley celebrates grand opening of Chicago HomeStore | Ashley HomeStore

New Beginnings in Chicago

New store openings mean the Ashley family is continuing to expand–which is always exciting news for us! Our new location on Roosevelt Road had a soft opening on Flower truck.May 30th that welcomed new guests with exclusive discounts and activities. The Ashley team also invited some local influencers to get new product sneak peeks. Here’s a brief look inside the festivities:

Activities for Everyone

The opening was held at the rooftop parking garage of the building, giving guests ample room to enjoy the clear weather, sunshine and beautiful Chicago skyline (what a view!).

Branded cupcakes with stickers.Youth & Yarrow Flower Truck provided guests with pre-made bouquets to take home, with the option for guests to curate their own arrangements if they wished. Local food trucks 5411 Empanadas and Yum Dum Truck catered the event with delicious eats.

Influencers and guests alike took a tour of the store to get more information about Ashley’s new products and styles.

We’re continuing to open new stores and anticipate celebrating 1,000 Ashley HomeStores in the near future! Tell us what you’d like to 

Influencers taking tour of HomeStore.

see at a store opening near you in the comments–do you want influencers and fun activities, or perhaps discounts or raffles? We had a blast and hope to continue providing exciting opportunities for guests to experience in our HomeStores!

To see more coverage from fun events like this one, check out our Instagram

Entertaining, Outdoor & Patio Ideas April 16, 2019

Patio Perfection with Big Green Egg

Patio Perfection Can Be Yours

Enter Ashley HomeStore’s Patio Perfection Sweepstakes for a chance to win a Large Big Green Egg, Custom Cooking Island and $1,500 worth of Ashley Outdoor Furniture.

Summer is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get excited about enjoying the outdoors with friends and family. Ashley HomeStore is partnering with Big Green Egg and Dr. BBQ to help one lucky winner kick off this social grilling season in style. There’s more than one ideal outdoor living space, but no matter what yours looks like, we’re checking off a few boxes to make sure your patio is, well, perfection.

How To, Party & Event Ideas December 22, 2018

5 Gift Ideas for the Hostess

The classic go-to is a bottle of wine, and while it’s a lovely gesture, wine tends to lose its luster when it’s the twentieth bottle your host has received in one night. To help you avoid that, we’ve taken traditional gifts and added a unique twist for tons of ideas any hostess will love.

Entertaining August 6, 2018

What You Should Know About Hosting a Wine and Cheese Party

There are few combinations as tasteful—in both palate and party—as wine and cheese. The right pairing of each can leave your taste buds tingling with glee long after the sweet nectar of wine is consumed. If you’re wondering how to take your entertaining to the next level and host a night with wine and cheese as your star players, it’s simpler than you think.

Entertaining, How To, Living Room Ideas April 30, 2018

How To: Never Get Off The Couch

You know those lucky few weekends throughout the year when the stars seem to align perfectly in your favor and your calendar is wide open, without an appointment or party in sight? And, all of a sudden you are left with…*GASP*…nothing to do on a Sunday? No plans, no responsibilities and absolutely nowhere to be.