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Eight Stores That Will Help You Organize Your Life

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Back-to-school season is just around the corner, and even if you've left the classroom behind, that still means it's time to get your sh*t together. Whether you stick to your elementary school standbys or choose to embrace more sophisticated paper goods and desk accessories, we've got you covered. Click through for our favorite places to find the goods that'll help you get organized for the season.


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OfficeMax

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This chain may be a national staple (no pun intended), but it actually originated in Chicagoland suburb Naperville. This brand-new store isn't exactly one-of-a-kind, but it is certainly a rarity: A place often found in suburbia nestled right in the heart of the city. This store tests out an all new formula.

Chicago Teacher, Inc.

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Despite it's name, this store isn't just for teachers. Anyone who seeks out affordable school supplies is likely to find them here.

Digital Hub

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This 24-hour stop prints everything from business cards to calendars, making it an ideal place for recent grads and new businesses. They also offer complimentary delivery service.

Dose Market

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This monthly market stocks everything from apparel to bath goods, but at any given time you're also likely to find one-of-a-kind desk accessories, paper products and decorative items perfect for sprucing up your work space.

Stache and Hyde

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Think of Stache and Hyde's collection of journals as updated Moleskine notebooks. They're similarly slim and easy to toss in a purse for when inspiration strikes, but way more distinctive.
Shop GREER's extensive selection of writing instruments and stationery. Not only will these products help you get organized, they'll also add a touch of elegance to your day-to-day life.

Chicago Office Products Co.

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This Bridgeview store offers up a low-cost guarantee. It's essentially a one-stop shop, a place to stock up on the classics (highlighters, Post-it notes, etc.)

Allegory

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If you've outgrown your collection of Bic pens, this may be the place to go for your upgrade. These locally-made writing instruments are made from wood found in the woods of Illinois.

OfficeMax

This chain may be a national staple (no pun intended), but it actually originated in Chicagoland suburb Naperville. This brand-new store isn't exactly one-of-a-kind, but it is certainly a rarity: A place often found in suburbia nestled right in the heart of the city. This store tests out an all new formula.

Chicago Teacher, Inc.

Despite it's name, this store isn't just for teachers. Anyone who seeks out affordable school supplies is likely to find them here.

Digital Hub

This 24-hour stop prints everything from business cards to calendars, making it an ideal place for recent grads and new businesses. They also offer complimentary delivery service.

Dose Market

This monthly market stocks everything from apparel to bath goods, but at any given time you're also likely to find one-of-a-kind desk accessories, paper products and decorative items perfect for sprucing up your work space.

Stache and Hyde

Think of Stache and Hyde's collection of journals as updated Moleskine notebooks. They're similarly slim and easy to toss in a purse for when inspiration strikes, but way more distinctive.

Greer

Shop GREER's extensive selection of writing instruments and stationery. Not only will these products help you get organized, they'll also add a touch of elegance to your day-to-day life.

Chicago Office Products Co.

This Bridgeview store offers up a low-cost guarantee. It's essentially a one-stop shop, a place to stock up on the classics (highlighters, Post-it notes, etc.)

Allegory

If you've outgrown your collection of Bic pens, this may be the place to go for your upgrade. These locally-made writing instruments are made from wood found in the woods of Illinois.