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February 2012

2 years


Chicago Green Wedding Alliance Holds Inaugural Event

Sustainable Showcase
The Chicago Green Wedding Alliance (, a nonprofit that connects conscious couples to eco-friendly vendors, is holding its inaugural green bridal event, Committed (, on Sunday, February 26 from 12 to 4 p.m., at Greenhouse Loft (2545 W. Diversey Pkwy; 312-733-5762,…

3 years


Boho Bridal Boutique Opens in Gold Coast

Whimsical Wedding Wear
One month after the arrival of Vera Wang (945 N. Rush St.; 312-379-5355,, Anthropologie’s bridal brand BHLDN (8 E. Walton St.; 312-573-2573,, pronounced “beholden,” opened its second U.S. outpost in the Gold Coast today…

3 years


Lake Forest Boutique Celebrates 90 Years

Family of Fashion
In 1922, Margaret Baxter Foster opened The Lake Forest Shop (265 Market Square, Lake Forest; 847-234-0548, to provide women with pants, skirts, tops, and other pieces to mix and match—a cutting edge concept at the time…