Monday Start-Up: Another Move

by Rachel Yeomans | January 21st, 2013

I’m getting good at this. Oh yes, it’s that time. It is time for another move! I am very grateful to have been promoted to VP of Marketing for Astek. Alas, the promotion requires me to leave my New York studio and venture back to Chicago. However dear New York friends, I will be coming… Read more… Launch Party, Modern Man Fashion Show, and Planning a Magazine Launch Party, Oh My!

by Kate Jacobsen | February 9th, 2012

By Kate Jacobsen It’s Tuesday, February 7th and it’s half past the middle of the night. I should be in bed since I work at 9:00 a.m. but instead, I am sitting amongst piles of clothes, shoes, accessories and handbags anxiously awaiting placement in my empty over-sized suitcase, in order to finally write this post…. Read more…

Cake Plate Boutique Trunk Show at Sugar Bliss Cake Boutique

by Kate Jacobsen | November 28th, 2011

By Kate Jacobsen Can anything get better than cupcakes, wine and shopping all in one event? I am convinced not. I was in pure ‘bliss’ a few weeks back when I attended the Cake Plate Boutique Trunk Show at Sugar Bliss Cake Boutique in River North. Cake Plate Boutique co-owners Linsday Kroll and Paige Smith… Read more…

Henri Bendel Chicago Store Opening in Water Tower Place

by Kate Jacobsen | November 23rd, 2011

By Kate Jacobsen All of the store openings that have been happening in Chicago lately make me feel like an overzealous kid at Christmas time. The fashion in Chicago is being elevated one store opening at a time and it wasn’t any different Friday night when Henri Bendel Chicago opened its doors in Water Tower… 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…

The Working Man: Event Recap – CS Men’s Book Fall Edition Launch Party

by Andy F. | November 15th, 2010

Review: the CS Men’s Book Fall edition launch party that took place on November 10, 2010 at the new Fletcher Jones Audi in downtown Chicago.

Toast to Tuesday: Show Your Local Pride By Working it With the Blackhawks!

by WorkWardrobe | June 22nd, 2010

By Jacqueline Rezak As I am a Chicago gal born and bread, I find it very important that I stay loyal to my Chicago sports teams. That being said, I would like to take a second to acknowledge the Chicago Blackhawks for winning the Stanley Cup! If you don’t live in Chicago you may not… Read more…

Victoria’s Secret PINK Plays Ball

by WorkWardrobe | June 14th, 2010

By Jacqueline Rezak As I approached the Victoria’s Secret store on Michigan Avenue I couldn’t help but notice the extremely long line wrapped around the corner for the Victoria’s Secret PINK Plays Ball event.  Not even the extremely hair-frizzing humidity could keep these first 100 fans from getting their free tee-shirt and photo with Victoria’s… Read more…

Fashion Chicago 2010: The Story of Summer

by Rachel Yeomans | May 5th, 2010

By Huma Rashid The arrival of summer brings with it a return to whimsy and warmth: bright colors, bouncy ruffles, flirty accents, and soft, touchable textures. And all were found in abundance at Style Chicago’ Fashion 2010 event, held this past Thursday. Style Chicago hosted an eclectic group of designers offering everything from beautifully painted… Read more…

Last Call Sale at Fix Boutique Chicago Through March 17th – Discounts Up to 60% Off

by Rachel Yeomans | March 10th, 2010