Tag: Apparel

Chicago, Second City Style, Shopping

Gallery Aesthete Opens In Wicker Park. Take a Peek Inside!

Gallery Aesthete will open its new Wicker Park showroom doors on Friday, August 19th, making a move from the (somewhat secret) Oak Street location to a more accessible street level gallery. Gallery Aesthete successfully achieves its mission to illuminate the relationship between fashion, art and object. Whether it’s apparel, artwork, fragrance, jewelry or accessories, each item featured within the gallery…

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Chicago, Retail Detail, Second City Style

Retreat To Soft Surroundings: A Visit To The New Naperville Store

Soft Surroundings recently opened their second Chicago area location at Main Street Promenade in Naperville. You may be familiar with Soft Surroundings from their catalogs and their site but now we are lucky to have another store to shop. Soft Surroundings offers apparel, beauty and home items intended to making women look and feel their best. The new Naperville location…

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Chicago, Health & Fitness, Second City Style

SoulCycle x Target Popping Up In Chicago Feb 5-7

SoulCycle, the full-body cycling workout, and Target are teaming up to bring people across the country a wellness experience like no other! SoulCycle’s signature studio cycling classes are 45-minute, high-intensity workouts (complete with candlelight and rocking music). Target and SoulCycle has launched a 10-city tour featuring special three-day weekend events—with complimentary classes taught by certified SoulCycle instructors and the tour…

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Second City Style, Shopping

One of a Kind Holiday Show+Sale Chicago

It wouldn’t be the Holiday Season in Chicago without the One of a Kind Show+Sale! Don’t miss this annual shopping extravaganza at the Mart going on now through Sunday December 6th. This year there are over 600 artists participating. Shop for jewelry, apparel, handbags, belts – you name it! There’s stationery, housewares and furniture, too. All the items are one-of-a-kind…

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Sales/Discounts, Second City Style, Shopping

Cyber Monday Shopping Guide: The Best Deals All In One Place!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Cyber Monday shopping offers the best deals of the season and you can shop from the comfort of your computer, phone or tablet. Visit Fountain Of 30 for a complete guide (with discount codes) of chic, fashionable and simply the best Cyber Monday Sales & Deals ALL In One Place!

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Anti-Aging Style

Shopbop’s Buy More, Save More Sale Now Through Monday

We live for this time of year! More specifically a great deal at Shopbop! Beat the Black Friday and Cyber Monday (online) crowds and Buy More, Save More today! We love this sale because you not only save on regular price merchandise but on discounted items too! Use the code GOBIG15 at checkout now through November 30th. Shop today for…

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Beauty, Chicago, Events, Fashion, Second City Style

Getting Ready For Second City Style's 10th Anniversary Party

Is it bad that Carol and I had such a blast getting ready for our own event? As soon as the Rent the Runway Chicago store opened Carol and I were ready to go and meet our stylist Asia with our Spanx and heels in hand. We tried on several looks until we approved each other’s (the one Rebecca Taylor…

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Fashion Shows, New York Fashion Week Spring '16, Second City Style

New York Fashion Week Spring '16: Victoria Beckham's Summer Suede And Sunset Prints

I think for many fashion followers, when we imagine Victoria Beckham‘s design aesthetic, we think structured, dark, super chic and sophisticated. However, her SS16 collection surprised me with a breezy and bright melange of separates and dresses ideal for a weekend in the South Hampton or a night out in the blistering heat of an Indian summer. Her collection played…

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Fashion Shows, New York Fashion Week Spring '16, Second City Style

New York Fashion Week Spring '16: Nicole Miller Taking It To The Streets

  Nicole Miller has risen to the highest ranks of American ready-to-wear. Her designs serve as the perfect choice for women of all walks of life, from career woman to lady who lunches. Cocktail and day dresses, casual suiting, outerwear and separates are a mainstay in all of her collections, each being timeless yet modern and can be worn season…

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Sales/Discounts, Second City Style

Barneys New York Summer Sale Keeps Getting Better: 60% Off A Big Selection

Barneys Summer Sale is on with new merchandise added and more markdowns of up to 60% off. Take a look because you may find the “it piece” you’ve been lusting after all spring, only now for a price you can afford! The sale includes handbags from Alexander Wang, 3.1 Phillip Lim and Lanvin, shoes from Chloe, Marsell and Isabel Marant…

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