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Brazilian Style: Culinary + Interiors

When the Sossego Brazilian Showroom opened at the Chicago Merchandise Mart, celebrating the Brazilian lifestyle of warm, relaxed, and welcome comfort was on the menu. Sossego is the exclusive distributor of Aristeu Pires’ modern Brazilian designs in the U.S. Designers, architects and other trade professionals were invited to explore the new Sossego showroom at the […]

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Haute Tea

Brewed and beautiful, we love to host creative and quirky tea parties outside once the weather is warm. Our tea can be warm or cold~either by itself or enjoyed with a dash of spirits. We’re not the only ones who have noticed the trending festivity around tea and cocktails in our Chicago area. A tea […]

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Midwest Barbecue and Latin Fire

Our summer obsession, Midwest barbecue with some added Latin fire! We’re loving grilled All-American Hot Dogs and Latin inspired Grilled Steak Chimichurri with icy cool Horchata Shakes (with and without the booze) for all ages to enjoy!   Here’s what we’re firing up and making portable, keeping small-space entertaining in mind~   Midwest Meets Latin Summer […]

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Es Cinco en Alguna Parte! (It’s 5 o’clock somewhere!)

When clients ask for summer celebration ideas, we immediately think: FIESTA  PARTY. A Mexican cocktail party is the perfect way to entertain, quench everyone’s palate and display a colorful array of flavor thru various, bite-sized eats. As for a welcome, there’s nothing more inviting than a Mariachi group (we can arrange!) lining the stairs welcoming […]

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