Saturday, November 28, 2009

Holiday Open House at Jazz'e Junque

Stop in for our Holiday Open House December 5th & 6th. Opening at 11 am till 5 pm. Sip pink punch and munch on a cookie while you shop till you drop at the Cookie Jar Shop! Check out our pretty Pyrex and silly salt & pepper shakers. Looking for a great receipe? Check out our cool cookbooks. Maybe try on an apron for cooking that holiday meal ~ Prices are retro too starting at two bucks. That's always a bargin to find at Jazz'e. Get a free gift with your purchase.
We offer lay~away..... and we will be open every day until Christmas. We can ship UPS your purchase. Taking most credit cards with id. In store sale of 10~50% off selected items. Stop in early and shop often. As we sell we do fill the shelves again. Remember, we still have about fourty boxes we have not put out yet!

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Monday, November 23, 2009

Retro toys

With the holidays around the corner ~ We remember the toys of our youth ~ Now remember tiny Chatty Baby? Here She is complete in her case with original outfit. Unfortunately her string is broken. $95.00
What girl or boy you know can remember the Easy Bake Oven? Does this bring back memories?? Complete with box $50.00

Looking for that fun nostalgic walk down memory lane gift? Well, you can't do any better then Ideal's Mr. Machine. $65.00

Rare cookie jars ~

Today we are happy to show off our newest find of the week! Here is the RARE Vintage Marshall Field's Uncle Mistletoe cookie jar. It was manufactured at the Peter Pan Company in Chicago. He is not perfect ~ but who is at 50 plus years old? Price is $295.00.

Friday, November 20, 2009

These tall Aunt Jemima salt & pepper shakers are posing by our antique toy electric stoves in the Retro Kitchen Museum in Jazz'e Junque.
We hope to have the Retro Kitchen Museum open in a few days~ It just wasn't exactly what I wanted it to look like. So Jerry and I will be doing a bit more to complete the "look".
Looking for that unusual gift?? Do check out our web site where we have these wonderful salt/pepper shakers for sale. She has 24 k gold earrings and is complete with stoppers. Her price is only $75.00.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

A rainy day in Chicago

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?? Well, I started back in the summer. I'm just about done. I have to shop for the hubby and my newest son-in-law. But I know what I'll be looking at. I like to buy gifts as I see things I know someone will like or maybe love~ And if it's on sale... all the better! This way I can buy more!
I can't believe it's 37 days away from Christmas!
If you are looking for unique gift ideas... check out our fun web site Don't wait till the last minute ~ Check us out and see our way kool kitchenalia!
We are great packers for your fragile gifts ~ We take Paypal ~ Call us if you have any questions.
Have you seen our tv commercial? Click on the right on the Jazz'e Junque Shop cookie jar for the Youtube link.

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Collecting Humpty Dumpty ~

In the many avenues of collecting cookie jars we have one of the most wanted of the story book characters and that's Humpty Dumpty. Even with his sad ending. Everyone likes this good old egg! He comes in many shapes and colors ~ But you can not mistake this jolly old guy!
If you know of a Humpty or cookie jar collector do check these fun Humpty's out on our web site at

Top ~ Treasure Craft Humpty $59.00
Middle ~ Humpty Diner $110.00
Bottom ~ Abingdon $110.00

Friday, November 13, 2009

Vintage Mr. Machine

Mr. Machine $65.00 to the lucky buyer at Jazz'e Junque ~
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Jazz'e Junque ~ Vintage plastic Christmas wreath $28.00

Outside our door at The Brown Line El ~ Paulina stop
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Thursday, November 12, 2009

Jazz'e Junque has more Marilyn Monroe

Today's addition to Jazz'e Junque's inventory ~ Marilyn Monroe!
Fun Marilyn Monroe salt & pepper shakers ~
Vandor Marilyn Monroe cookie jar ~

These are for sale on our web site at

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

New vintage stoves for our Retro Kitchen Museum

This is the newsest of our vintage electric stoves in our museum. I just LOVE it! My very good friend, Samantha gave us this cool coal stove for our museum at our Open House. Isn't it fun?

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A few pictures of Jazz'e Junque

Here are a few more pictures of Jazz'e Junque at our new location ~3419 N. Lincoln Avenue in Chicago This is some of our retro kitchenalia in our museum ~

This is a cute retro wood high cahair ~ Isn't it sweet?

Here's our shelf of Metlox cookie jars ~

Looking for that special retro gift? Please do check out our web site at
Taking most credit cards with id in our shop. Taking Paypal on line.

Monday, November 9, 2009

The new street home of Jazz'e Junque ~ Lake View ~ Chicago

I thought I'd take a few pictures of the street of the home of Jazz'e Junque ~ This is facing south on Lincoln Avenue ......................
Our next door neighbors

Our across the street neighbors .......

The Brown Line El ....... Paulina stop

Our front door .....

Our front window .....

Have you started your Holiday shopping yet?? Stop in our shop and find BIG bargains. We have new (old stock) Vintage Chicago (unused) post cards for only a buck. They are GREAT stocking stuffers. Plus we have some cool retro kitchenalia. Prices starting at just two bucks!! In store only~

Visit us on the web at www.jazzejunque

Friday, November 6, 2009

Easy-Bake oven at Jazz'e Junque in Chicago

This is our newest addition to the Retro Kitchen Museum at Jazz'e Junque in Chicago ~

Wednesday, November 4, 2009