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  • 01

    Now Accepting SUMMER on consignment!

    12:00 am

    It’s almost here…. summer that is!!! So we decided to make it summer at Evilena’s starting NOW!

    We’re now accepting your summer items on consignment. This includes items like sandals, sundresses, tanks, t-shirts, shorts, sun hats, beach bags, garden decor, etc. 

    As always, we prefer you to bring in only your best 15 items at a time. Please bring in clothing on hangers, cleaned, and pressed. For more questions on how to consign go click here!

  • 06

    Farmhouse Paint 101

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Lisa Kurzawa, passionate crafter and gifted teacher, will help you discover how to transform dated furniture into gorgeous statement pieces with Farmhouse paint on Thursday, April 6th. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, Farmhouse paint is the paint to use. Use it on nearly all surfaces…metal, brass, ceramic, wood and more. Transform bedroom furniture, oak cabinets, fireplace mantel etc. No prep and no top coats required. For this class, bring a small item (cabinet door, drawer, shelf, etc.) If you don’t bring in an item, we’ll have some small options for purchase. The class includes the instruction and a 6 oz. container of Farmhouse paint in a color of your choice. Transformation investment is ONLY $49.

    Call the store to reserve your spot and pick your color before it fills up! Only seating for 6 students. (815) 464-2668

  • 22

    Stephen Smith Family Fun Run 5k

    8:00 am-12:00 pm

    Come join Frank & Emily Smith for their 3rd Annual “Stephen Smith Family Fun Run” on April 22, 2017. in honor of their son Stephen who passed 4/24/13.

    Read about their sweet baby and the first annual run here.

    To register for the run click here.

    For the Facebook page, where the most current information is posted click here.

    Since the loss of their sweet baby, Stephen, Emily and Frank welcomed their baby girl Abigail. 


    All proceeds go to:

    This foundation has been created from love and a desire to turn tragedy and heartbreak into something special.  We honor and celebrate the short life of our precious babies who went to heaven too soon. Learn more about them here.

  • 29

    Evilena's 100th Birthday party!!!

    All day

    Evilena is celebrating her 100th birthday this year! We’ll be celebrating her birthday at the store on Saturday, April 29th. The party will continue all day with cupcakes, coffee, and a special sale. Evilena will be there approximately from 12 – 2.pm.  Picture is of Evilena on her 99th birthday with her three children, Carol, Paul and Janice, and one of her eight grandchildren, Oliver.