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Visit The Collective lhe +Makery at:

 4724 Main Street 1S, Lisle, IL 60532

Ring us at: (331)903-6158

For email inquiries: hello@thecollectivelhe.com


Monday 10-5 | Tuesday 10-5 | Wednesday 10-5

Thursday 10-7 | Friday 10-5 | Saturday 10-4

Finding us:

We are bordered by Ogden Avenue,Route 53, and Burlington Avenue.

Main street is next to the Burlington Northern Santa fe train line, and we are less than a half mile from I-88 and I-355 off of Ogden Avenue.

There is handicapped parking in front of the building, 2 hour parking directly in front, and also in the lot directly across the street. For overflow parking,you can also proceed past the shop to Burlington, turn right, and access a parking lot behind the shop at Prairie walk pond.

For overnight stays we are 1.1 miles from the Lisle Regency on Rt.53 and Warrenville Road.



Who we are

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Jennifer Rizzo

Founder & CEO

Jennifer Rizzo is the artist/designer, and co-owner of The Collective lhe llc. As an artist/designer, she licenses her designs on  products She has been featured in, and has produced projects for over 20+ publications such as Country Living magazine, Romantic Homes, Oprah.com, This Old house, and WGN channel 9 midday news segments. Jennifer teaches creative classes, on-line art and creative video e-courses, public speaking engagements, Her first book Creatively Christmas was released in October 2014 , and she is currently working in her second book.  She writes the popular lifestyle blog Jenniferrizzo.com for almost 10 years where she shares DIY, gardening,home decorating, and creative,inspired living has been an amazing,unexpected journey. As a blogger,she's worked with national brands such as Michaels craft stores, DecoArt, and Cricut. She lives in the Chicago 'burbs with her 3 kiddos, where she likes to bring up new and interesting home project ideas, and her husband likes to roll his eyes a lot.

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Autumn Geist

Founder & CEO

As the co-founder of The Collective lhe llc, Autumn has worn many hats, and lived a life full of experience. As a professional Life Coach, and motivational speaker, Autumn is also the founder of The Public (thepublicpseech.net), and loves to champion, and encourage people to live their lives in an entirely new and creative way.

Visioning The Collective lhe llc as an extension of her home, with an extensive background in event planning and managing, she is excited to welcome clients and customers, with love and hospitality, and hopes they feel like they are sitting around her island with her with a cup of coffee.

Proud to be launching her first brick and mortar store, she is excited to bring her creativity and talent to a town she considers to be a hidden gem.

As a self-proclaimed foodie;she loves cooking for her family, gathered in her kitchen, serving them her almost famous gumbo recipe.