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LOLLAPALOOZA: MUSIC FESTIVAL STYLE GUIDE

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This weekend marks the much anticipated Chicago music festival, Lollapalooza, and most likely you have already pre-ordered your passes, got a group of friends together, and have an idea of which band or musician you MUST see. If you are …

25 FESTIVAL CHIC LOOKS FROM PITCHFORK

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I’ve been told many times that for music-goers, nothing beats festival season in Chicago. This was my first time attending Pitchfork and I have to say it was definitely one of the best musical experiences I have ever experienced. With …

IT’S A MOD, MOD WORLD

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When seeing designs hit the runway or flipping through a fashion magazine, it is common to see how fashion works in a cycle and many styles/trends that have previously existed, will eventually come back today. Some may not be as …

The Harem Pant

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Harem pants have been gaining plenty of attention lately, so if you’re sporting one then you’re bang on trend. Originally worn by women or the harem, a literal translation for women (Arabic), in the ancient Arabian Penninsula, the harem pant …

CASUAL SOPHISTICATION

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With all of the great events happening over the summer, one of my favorite looks this season is what I like to refer to as ‘Casual Sophistication’. It calls for a lightweight sports jacket, button-up shirt, chinos, and leather sandals. …

Currently Obsessing: Donald Drawbertson

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Social media and networking is a growing platform which gives artists, fashionistas, photographers, and many other people from around the world a direct voice and line of interaction to millions of other social media users who are either near, or …

STAR SPANGLED MENSWEAR

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The Fourth of July not only represents a day in which we reflect on our nation’s break from the British, but it also represents a time for some summertime fun in Chicago. From rooftops, to yachts, to beaches, this …

WHEN FASHION MEETS ART

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Increasingly, in recent years and around the world, fashion designers have been given a valuable platform as modern day artists. Through this opportunity, they’re able to act as catalysts for self-expression and showcase their designs to the masses via clothing. …

Cutting Edge: Black and White

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Black & White have been known to exude a classic charm like no other, for instance: old movies, photographs, tuxedos, chanel and now it is your wardrobe! When it comes to putting together an outfit, most of the time …

Gina Scalpone & her love for beauty

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Gina greeted me with a big hug and a huge warm smile. Chicagoans are truly the warmest people you’ll meet and they’re also the most hard working and dedicated individuals that have genuine interest in what they do. Michael Douglas …

THE NEW DENIM JACKET

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Summer may not be here officially, but it sure felt like it over the weekend. With temperatures hanging in the 80s, I spent some time in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood and it was a sight to behold- the parks were …

CASUAL WEEKEND WEAR

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Shirt: Band of Outsiders | Sweater: Paul Smith | Denim: Fabric Brand | Watch: Daniel Wellington | Sunglasses: Illesteva | Shoes: Prada

It’s hard to believe that May is coming to a close, but rather than dwelling over …