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“To Tommy From Zooey” Zooey Deschanel For Tommy Hilfiger Available At Macys Chicago

“New Girl”actress, producer, singer can now add designer to her resume after launching her recent collaboration with American fashion design house Tommy Hilfiger. The 16 piece collection includes nautical inspired dresses, accessories and retails from $98 to $199. Related:  TOMMY HILFIGER CELEBRATES THE CFDA/VOGUE FASHION FUND AMERICANS IN PARIS PROGRAM Tommy Hilfiger said of the

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Key Pieces To Invest In for Spring for Plus Size/Curvy Ladies

The winter blues are over, at least in our minds, and spring fashion is just around the corner. Light sweaters, bold colored coats and ankle length pants are the must-haves for this spring season. For the lady with curves to love, picking the right staples for spring may be hard but we think investing in

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Are You Ready For SAIC WALK 2014?

The annual event which is a culmination of years of hard work by SAIC design students who hope to be the next Marc Jacbos, Zac Posen or  Cynthia Rowley will take place May 2 with three presentations throughout the day in Millenium Park . It’s absolutely hands down one of our favorite Chicago fashion shows

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Strangest Places To Get Asked On A Date

When you meet someone who is truly great, he/she makes you believe you can be great, too. This is the kind of relationship you want, and it’s the only kind of relationship worth having. But the actual act of meeting that person can take shape in many forms. A lakefront run, friends house party or

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On The Scene| Around Town, Across Town

Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) On Saturday, April 5, 2014, 20 finalists representing Chicago public high schools re-created the intensity of a four-star restaurant kitchen where they faced off in a savory and sweet challenge.  Within a two-hour time limit, each competitor prepared, from memory, a two-course French meal: hunter’s chicken with tourné potatoes and dessert

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Social Diary| 10 Crosby | ICB @ Roam|Golden Apple

What to do? where to make THE scene this week in Chicago? Shopping events, foodie fundraiser, genre based comedy and more. Here are our picks for some of the best Chicago events to add to your social calendar this week. EVENT: 10 Crosby by Derek Lam Shopping Event What: Spring fashion, champagne and shopping Where:  space519

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{VIDEO} 21 Questions With Mr. Natty

During a stop in Chicago with Birchbox Man, master barber Mr. Natty shared answered our questions that ranged from how to find a good barber to his London recommendations. The culture mustache maestro also gave his prediction on next men’s haircut trends and why getting a trade is important. Watch below

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Philanthropy Spotlight: LIFT (CHICAGO)

Poverty, unfortunately, is all too often a commonality in most parts of the country especially in a major city like Chicago. Those who are afflicted by it often times lack resources to get out of it. LIFT Communities with 2 Chicago branches is  working to help Chicagoans lift themselves out of poverty for good. Their

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Carolina Jayaram Announces USA's Move to Chicago, photo Dan Rest

United States Artists Moves Headquarters To Chicago

During a news conference today (April 3,2014) where Michelle Boone-Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events Commissioner, Carolina Jayaram former Director of Chicago Artists Coalition and current CEO of United States Artists announced that USA will move from Los Angeles to Chicago!!! This is a major coup for our city as Unites States Artists

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LUSTING OVER 2014 ROLLS-ROYCE WRAITH

Dramatic. Agile. Refined Luxury. These are the makings of  the 2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith. Upon first glance, the car may seem imposing but that’s where it ends.  The Wraith is definitely geared towards the next gen Rolls-Royce owner, with advanced features and styling. The car, which has undergone Rolls Royce’ meticulous hand crafted process, is a

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