The city’s first magic bar in nearly 20 years is 6,000 square feet of cocktails, sleight-of-hand, and cabaret—and getting in is a trick in itself.
Here’s your guide to 44 stores from the Gold Coast to the North Shore.
Get deals at North Shore Flea, Randolph Street Market, and more.
Ideas for men, women, eaters, drinkers, plus books, art, and stuff for your house—all with roots in Chicago.
Meet Rocco Giovannangelo, master tailor at Oxxford Clothes.
Autumn and Brian Merritt’s Ukrainian Village shop has men and women’s apparel from stylish, hard-to-find designers.
Stephen Naparstek’s Gold Coast shop traffics in a nontraditional type of beauty.
Born into the family shoe-repair trade, George Vlagos now runs Independence in the Gold Coast and Oak Street Bootmakers online.
Locavores, rejoice! The season’s perfect presents—from fine jewelry to modern furniture—were made or designed right here in Chicago. For everyone on your list, buy something from home for the holidays.
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