Chicago Fashion Week 2014: Style Chicago Shopping Event

by Emma Klug | November 10th, 2014

Chicago Fashion Week 2014 came to an end on October 18 and 19 with a two day shopping extravaganza. Situated under two large stark white tents propped up at the Northern end of Millenium Park, local designers and artists set up booths to sell their merchandise. The shopping event, presented by, was free admission… Read more…

Shrine Haberdashers One Year Anniversary Party at the James Hotel

by Kate Jacobsen | November 22nd, 2011

By Kate Jacobsen All I can say is that Shrine Haberdashers know how to throw one stylish party. I feel honored to have been among the city’s most dapper men (and women) at the one-year anniversary party thrown for the luxury men’s accessory boutique. Guests gathered in the grand ballroom of the James Hotel to… Read more…

Decades Two.1 Pop-Up Shop Event

by Rachel Yeomans | October 24th, 2011

Last Friday, the 900 N. Michigan stores in Chicago’s shopping district were paid a visit from Decades Two.1, the Los Angeles-based vintage boutique and celebrity favorite. Last weekend, shoppers enjoyed the vintage goods at  space519 located in the  on Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16.  Guests will enjoy a specially curated selection of vintage and modern designer… Read more…

Speaking Of Fashion: Where’s the Chicago Edge?

by Rachel Yeomans | June 18th, 2011

Chicago has been known to be a conservative city, in both function and fashion. We ask the question, is that good for the city’s fashion industry and should/can it change? Listen up as we play some hardball! Where’s the Chicago Edge? by SpeakingOfFashion This week’s team: Kari Skaflen – Above the Fray Ryan M. Beshel… Read more…

Speaking Of Fashion: The City of Chicago and its Fashion with Guest Kiran Advani

by Rachel Yeomans | June 11th, 2011

Wow this was probably our best podcast yet! After a brief hiatus, we at Speaking of Fashion are back and more informative than ever! We were incredibly fortunate to sit and chat with Kiran Advani, the Fashion Programming Director for the City of Chicago’s Office of Tourism! She reached out to us after our podcast… Read more…

SpeakingOfFashion Podcast: Chicago Fashion Industry – Where Is It Now & Where Is It Going?

by Rachel Yeomans | February 12th, 2011

This week’s podcast, SpeakingOfFashion, concentrates on the Chicago fashion industry. It’s gone through many changes this past year, and we discussed the topic this week with Ryan M. Beshel of TheBowtieMemoirs hosting along with Tenisha Anderson of Qlix Magazine and Rachel Yeomans of TheWorkingWardrobe. Podcast Powered By Podbean