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Bling Fling. What Time Is It? Second City Style Fashion Blog

This Zodiac ‘Seadragon’ Round Dial Rubber Strap Watch in Eggplant won’t break the bank. For $150 this stainless-steel watch has an Italian-made, ultra-flexible rubber strap that’s infused with a light vanilla scent. Nordstrom

In Memorium. John Muller – Couture Club. Second City Style Fashion Blog

John Muller I just learned of John’s passing not 10 minutes ago and couldn’t be sader. The owner of the best couture vintage clothing store in Chicago (really anywhere) passed away August 24, 2006. He was quoted by New York Times fashion writers; his boutique was written up in Women’s Wear Daily, and in Lucky …

Fashion Fallout. Saks Shifts Gears Back Into High End. Second City Style Fashion Blog

Image, fashion labels get makeover as chain sheds midlevel stores Associated Press, September 15, 2006 Chicago Tribune NEW YORK — After struggling with the wrong fashion formula that skewed too young, Saks Fifth Avenue wants to reclaim its status among the well-heeled with a makeover. The chain’s new management is rebuilding its store-label fashions, investing …

Fashion Focus Chicago. Check It Out. What's It All About? Second City Style Fashion Blog

Fashion Focus Chicago begins Wednesday and runs for 12 days! Second City Style will be everywhere and we are already exhausted just planning who will be where. Here are my thoughts about the extravaganza. Our (Chicago’s) fashion week is consumer driven. So unlike the shows in NYC, LA, Paris, London and Milan…we will be seeing …

An Interview with Stacy-Wallace Albert

The Shopping & Style editor of Chicago magazine