clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Not Again: Yet Another Smash and Grab

 Photo: Luxury Garage Sale
Photo: Luxury Garage Sale

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Earlier this week, Luxury Garage Sale in Old Town was victim of another "smash and grab". The thieves broke in and stole dozens of designer handbags, totaling an estimated $100,000. They did however leave one Chanel bag behind; that bag alone has a retail value of nearly $1,500.

Last week, Montcler in Gold Coast was burglarized and just one of many recent "smash and grabs". We hoped it would be the last, but unfortunately, it seems to be an ongoing trend.
· Another 'Smash & Grab" At High-End Boutique [CBS Chicago]
· All Luxury Garage Sale coverage [Racked Chicago]

Luxury Garage Sale

1658 N Wells Street, Chicago, IL 773-360-7293 Visit Website