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Fashion Scoops

Thirties, Forties Fashion Focus of Chicago Exhibition

“Silver Screen to Mainstream: American Fashion in the 1930s and ’40s,” will open at the Chicago History Museum on April 8.

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Chloe Mendel and Gustave Maisonrouge at the PAWS Chicago event.

Fashion Scoops

Maison Atia Opens Pop-Up in Chicago

The brand, founded by Gilles Mendel’s daughter Chloe Mendel, held a five-day event to benefit the PAWS Chicago animal charity.

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Designer and Luxury

Virgil Abloh Retrospective to Focus on Fashion and Music

The exhibition at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art will open next June, with about half to three quarters made up of fashion.

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An image by Thomas Ott from Louis Vuitton's 'Route 66' book.

Fashion Scoops

Louis Vuitton Unveils ‘Route 66’ Book With Thomas Ott

The book is one of four new titles within its Travel Book series that features the artwork of Thomas Ott.

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Fashion Scoops

Joseph Altuzarra Marks the Opening of His Shop at Neiman’s in Chicago

The 250-square-foot shop-in-shop was designed by Altuzarra himself.

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Pete Nordstrom and Tory Burch

Designer and Luxury

Tory Burch Attends Opening of Nordstrom Pop-up in Chicago

In addition to Chicago, Nordstrom is hosting the TB pop-ups, through March 26, at NorthPark, Houston, South Coast Plaza and Dadeland.

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A view of Louis Vuitton’s renovated Michigan Avenue store.


Louis Vuitton Revamps Chicago Flagship

The store has been expanded to 10,000 square feet and offers two exclusive handbag designs.

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The Dior store in Chicago.


Dior Unveils Chicago Flagship

The store is the second flagship in North America to feature the Dior star on the facade.

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Street style at Riot Fest 2017.


They are Wearing: Riot Fest

Riot Fest continued to push the style envelope as shots of color punctuated the all-black landscape.

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Designer and Luxury

Pamella Roland Receives Gold Coast Fashion Award

It’s the second time the designer was honored by the charity fashion show.

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A rendering of the new Space 519 in Chicago that will open in February.


Chicago’s Space 519 to Bigger Location

The shop will have a street-front view, a 40-seat restaurant with lunch and brunch table service as well as a separate all-day café for coffee and pastries.

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On the grounds of Lollapalooza.

Street Style

They Are Wearing: Lollapalooza

New looks seen throughout the festival grounds this season included oversize kimonos, baggy and skinny overalls and car suits.

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Fashion Features

Experience Matters: Michael Kors Hits Chicago

The designers hosted a fashion show at his Michigan Avenue store.

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'Klein’s Pot B' by Takashi Murakami


Takashi Murakami Talks About Chicago Retrospective

The exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art will be on view until Sept. 24.

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Fashion Features

StyleMax in Chicago Sees Uptick in Traffic

Over 350 exhibitors took part in the show.

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