At Pistachios, a twenty-year veteran of the trade, you’re guaranteed to find a piece you won’t find anywhere else. Carrying designers such as Pat Flynn, Emanuela Duca and Alex Sepkus, the gallery carries a wide selection of artist-made contemporary jewelry. The pieces range from classic and versatile to experimental and sculptural. Beyond traditional metals, expect to find eye-popping materials including PVC, concrete and rubber. The gallery carries 120 artists from around the world, including Poland and Germany, where much of the best contemporary jewelry is being made.
55 E. Grand, 312.595.9437, pistachiosonline.com
Audience Choice: Silver Room, 1442 N. Milwaukee, 773.278.7130, thesilverroom.com
Best of Chicago 2014