Please mark Sunday, October 24th on your calendar for a very important event! The Simple Elegance: Japan House Fundraising Auction.
Start the evening by sampling sake and perusing a bazaar of wearables, home goods, and handbags made from kimono and obi fabrics; antiques and collectibles; handmade jewelry; children’s toys; and gifts at Japan House….then follow the silk road with your friends to the I-Hotel for the auctions and dinner! Auction items will include: authentic Japanese dinner for 6 at Nanakusa in Milwaukee; an original Laurie Jacobi design in a wool vest; cooking lesson by Chef Thad Morrow; round trip ticket to Japan with trip planning; private shopping at Circles Boutique; handcrafted artwork by Melissa Huff; Sencha-do and stay at Timber Bluff in Saugatuck; one-week stay in Colorado vacation home; and much, much more!
BAZAAR & SAKE TASTING ~ 4:00 - 5:30 pm
2000 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
tickets $10 each - also available at door
AUCTION & DINNER ~ 5:30 pm
I-Hotel & conference center
1900 South First Street, Champaign
tickets $70 each
table for 8: $550 (includes Bazaar tickets and wine for table)
tickets for both events: $75
To purchase tickets or for more information, please call: 217 244 9934
To see a selection of the items up for auction please click Download Simple_elegance.