Chicago offers a handful of independent stores that stock distinctive and just plain smart winter coats for a Midwestern hell otherwise known as winter.
Fashion is fun but expensive, especially when you realize that those five pairs of skinny jeans you bought will look so off trend as boot cuts and flares return to the fashion fold. Here’s what you can hang onto in 2015.
Chicago-based creative consultant and author, Jourdan Fairchild, says you can make interesting, cool DIY gifts for family and friends.
Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.
Get creative this holiday season and purchase some gifts that are truly special. Here are five affordable gifts that you can personalize for anyone in your life.
Sweet little items from any of these Chicago spots will get you a nod of appreciation for being thoughtful and stylish.
The holidays are swiftly approaching but don’t let the stress of finding a gift for everyone special in your life put a damper on your holiday cheer. Books make great gifts and our sister company Simon & Schuster is here to help you find the perfect book for every reader on your holiday list.
The gift basket — that venerable option that’s neither too intimate nor overly formal. Fill it with fine soap, scrumptious sweets or even precious little items for the precious little newborn and you’ll be remembered as creative and kind.
Use this handy guide to plan your gift exchange this year.
The holiday season is just around the corner. Do you have an outfit that’ll shine this year? Check out this guide to where to pick up a new holiday party outfit in Chicago.
Skip the mall and head out to these independent stores in the Chicago area on Black Friday this year.
Get prepared for big savings with these tips for Cyber Monday shopping.
Style expert Lance Lawson and his partner Jim Wetzel have some advice to give to those looking for the perfect hostess gift.
Small Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
Use your smartphone to truly maximize your holiday shopping. From coupon finders to shopping lists, these apps have everything you need to get the best savings.
Shop for designer men’s and women’s clothing, accessories and furniture at some of the best consignment stores in Chicago.
The crack of dawn isn’t the only option for Black Friday shopping.
Don’t get lost in the sea of sales, coupons, flyers and email lists. Take a little time to organize and you can save a bundle this holiday season.
Start with these Chicago shops for your piercings needs and have your list of questions ready.
Whether you’re going for a sleeve of tats or want just a cryptic little ancient symbol near the nether regions, you need a short map of the experienced places in this city that are reliable and sticklers for cleanliness so your body art can last a lifetime.
Beyonce and Jay-Z aren’t the only ones to recently have a child! Check out these hot celebs who have crying babies at home! Hopefully they have good nannies, babies are tiring!
Miley! At Topshop! In Chicago! Oh my…