The end of an era in Chicago.
Chicago boutique owners Joe Freshgoods, Rello, Vic Lloyd and Desmoney announced that the 8-year old flagship store will not returning for a full year in 2022. The retail flagship is set to close its doors on January 9th, 2022. The former Leaders 1354 employees grew safe-havens all across the city for the creative culture community including live DJ sets, charity benefits, workshops and more.
A range of Chicago’s creative community sent an out pour of love in the comments of the most recent post of Fat Tiger Workshop’s Instagram post:
Fat Tiger Workshop was infamous for holding their space specifically for their own brands and collaborative efforts with Chance The Rapper, adidas Originals, NBA, Spotify and many more.
Terrell Johnson is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of SWGRUS.