All events are held at MAZE Home Store, 735 Elm Street, Winnetka, Illinois unless otherwise noted.  See individual event descriptions for dates and times.

TAJ et cie Collection Trunk Show
Faux & Fine Jewelry
Monday & Tuesday, November 16 & 17, 10am to 5pm

Inspired by a sense of adventure and international sophistication, TAJ et cie's unique designs can be worn alone or layered to create endless one-of-a-kind styles.

Their stunnig five-color pearl collection includes freshwater, baroque 10MM to 14 MM pearls and Japanese Keshi pearls. The collection features earrings, single and double braceletes, single 18" necklaces and 36" opera length necklaces. TAJ et cie pearls are simply beautiful in tradittional champagne, grey and white, and exotic mulit-colored light and dark. Throw them on with a t-shirt or a favorite LBD.

TAJ et cie's every day designs and exquisite one-of-a-kind statement pieces featuring precious and semi-precious stones set the stage for this incredible collection, reminiscent of Art Deco, Retro and the fun, warm designs of the 40s, 50s and 60s.

First introduced in 2014, the TAJ et cie Collection is available only through trunk shows, private showings and charity events.




Jennifer Miller Jewelry Trunk Show
A Curated Collection of Faux & Fine Jewelry
Wednesday & Thursday, November 11 & 12, 10am to 5pm

Join us Wednesday and Thursday, November 11 and 12, and start your holiday shopping early at our Jennifer Miller Jewelry trunk show! From her exclusive boutiques in Palm Beach, New York and the Hamptons, Jennifer collaborates with designers worldwide to curate a collection of faux and fine jewelry from classic pieces to the latest trends.

Holiday parties are coming soon, so bring in your dress and Jennifer's team will help you match your jewels with your outfit! Want to revamp last year's party ensemble? Easy to do with this collection.

Something beautiful for everyone and every occasion!


E2 Luxury Apartments Designer Showcase
Featuring Bardes Interiors & Maze Home
Libations, nibbles and tours!
Tuesday through Thursday, May 5-7, 6:00 to 9:00pm

1890 Maple Avenue, Evanston


Stop by any of the three nights to see the glamorous two-bedroom apartment designed by our very own Cindy Bardes Galvin!

Lifestyles are changing everywhere and now E2 is bringing luxury rental living to the North Shore. We think it's perfect for empty-nesters looking to downsize, grad students at Northwestern, or anyone looking for the luxury and convenience of high-rise, hassle-free living with an urban vibe.

Enjoy cocktails and small bites while you tour our space plus units by other designers and the amazing amenities available at E2 Apartments.

Click on the image above to RSVP.  See you there!

Maze Home 5th Anniversary Celebration &
Grand Opening of The Annex at Maze Home
Libations and Nibbles
Wednesday, December 10, 5:30 to 7:30

735 Elm Street, Winnetka

We can't thank you - our customers, vendors and service providers -  enough for five years of support and friendship. We couldn't have done it without you!

We've also enjoyed promoting other  local businesses and artisans and our anniversary celebration is no exception! Executive chef/owners Brittany Ferrin and Vaidotas Karsokas of Truffleberry Market are generously providing their handmade gourmet creations -  a veritable feast for the eyes and appetite! North Shore favorite Nancy Chase will color your world with creations from her new floral design and event management company, The Ginger Jar.

We hope you'll stop by for a delicious bite and a toast to another successful year at Maze Home!


Lema J Design
Handmade Shagreen Cuffs

Wednesday, October 29, 10-5, Sip & Shop 5-7
Thursday, October 30, 10-5


Fairchild Baldwin
Handbags | Travel | Jewelry
Wednesday, October 8, 10-5, Sip & Shop 5-7
Thursday, October 9, 10-5


5th Annual Chairs for Charity
Featuring "I'm So Fancy" designed by Cindy Bardes Galvin
EuroFurniture, 2145 West Grand Avenue, Chicago
Friday, September 19 

6 to 8:30 pm

Please join us for the 5th Annual Chairs for Charity to bid on "I'm So Fancy," Cindy's Louis XV open-arm bergere reimagined in vintage Hermes scarves. The auction benefits Designs 4 Dignity and is sponsored by Chicago Home & Garden Magazine. Tickets available here.

Book Launch: Interiors Midwest
Featuring the work of Cindy Bardes Galvin
Thursday, June 26
Champagne Reception 4 to 7 pm

We are so excited to introduce Interiors Midwest, a new book featuring the region's leading designers and highlighting the work of Maze Home and Bardes Interiors owner Cindy Bardes Galvin.

Please join us for a book signing and champagne reception from 4 to 7 on Thursday, June 26.

We look forward to seeing you!




Book Signing: Cynthia Bardes
Pansy in Paris: A Mystery at the Museum

Tuesday, May 13
Milk & Cookies Reception 3 to 7pm

Join Maze Home owner Cindy Galvin as she welcomes her step-mom, author Cynthia Bardes, to celebrate her new book, Pansy in Paris: A Mystery at the Museum. In this second iinstallment to her Pansy the Poodle mystery series, Pansy and her friend Avery are solving thefts at a museum in Paris!

Stop by our Milk and Cookies Reception from 3 to 7, to meet Cynthia and enjoy refreshments for everyone! An adoptable puppy from PAWS Chicago will greet guests -- and look for a new home, just like Pansy!

We look forward to seeing you!


Book  Signing with Jane Schwab & Cindy Smith
The Welcoming House: The Art of Living Graciously

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Signing: 2pm to 5pm
Cocktail Reception: 5pm to 7pm

Maze Home is honored to host authors Jane Schwab and Cindy Smith as they sign their new book, The Welcoming House: The Art of Living Graciously.

Through their elegant book, these talented ladies from Charlotte walk "the reader through homes with their characteristic Southern charm, they share their vision and process, from big-picture topics such as room flow and furniture plans, to the importance of entryways and setting a beautiful table."

Jane and Cindy will be signing their book from 2 to 5 on Wednesday, November 6, with cocktails and nibbles from 5 to 7.

We hope you can join us!


Book Launch & Signing with Lisa Cregan
House Beautiful Color: The Perfect Shade for Every Room (Release date 10.1.13)

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Signing: 3pm to 7pm
Cocktail Reception: 5pm to 7pm

Maze Home is excited to host the launch of the new book from House Beautiful, Color: The Perfect Shade for Every Room (release date 10.1.13). Written by Lisa Cregan, this is the fourth book in their collaboration and is sure to be another stunning and helpful design resource. Many of you know Lisa - former North Shore resident now living in Palm Beach - for her work with local Chicago publications and philanthropies.

From the publisher:
"House Beautiful has created the ultimate vibrant, gorgeous guide to using color in the home, filled with photos, swatches and lively commentary from designers explaining exactly how and why they make their choices. Going shade by shade, it shows how to select the perfect hue for any room, create modern twists on traditional colors, make a subtle statement or a bold one, experiment with colors you might never have considered, and more!

Lisa will be signing her book from 3 to 7 on Wednesday, October 9, with cocktails and nibbles from 5 to 7.

We hope you can join us to help launch yet another succesful publication for Lisa and House Beautiful!

For more information, please contact us at 847.441.1115 or