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Windy City Street Style: Chicago Streets (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 12.24.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

These weather curve balls autumn is bringing keep us on our toes, but let's imagine a sunny and warmer day shall we? See what great fashion good weather brings out in Chicagoans!

Fashion of the Opera (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 12.12.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

High fashion met high art as local Chicago designers paraded their latest collections, accompanied by sweeping arias from the world's most famous operas at The American Chamber Opera's Fashion of the Opera.

Style From The Streets Of Chicago

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.28.2012 | Style
Justin Barbin

It's time to layer and bundle up. Before we go off and enjoy pumpkin-everything at our favorite bakeries or stomp through the piles of leaves, let's take a look back at a few fashionable festival goers from the end of summer!

Windy City Street Style: Summer Festival Wrap Up (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.26.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

It's time to layer and bundle up. Before we go off and enjoy pumpkin-everything at our favorite bakeries or stomp through the piles of leaves, let's take a look back at a few fashionable festival goers from the end of summer!

OfficeMax's Green Tie Ball XXI (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.20.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

The annual Green Tie Ball was held this past weekend at A. Finkl & Sons featuring an extravagant "Alice in Wonderland" theme. Chicago Gateway Green played host to this fantastic charity event.

Windy City Happenings: LUV Movie Screening, AZZA Fashion Line Celebration (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.14.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Common received a warm welcome home this week for a special screening of his new movie, LUV, which also stars Michael Rainey Jr., Meagan Good, Charles S. Dutton, and Danny Glover.

Windy City Street Style: Renegade Craft Fair (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Boasting over 300 craft artists from across the country, the Renegade Craft Fair left many a wallet a bit lighter thanks to booths that ranged from recycled time piece jewelry to food-shaped plushies to knick knacks from the past and present.

Fashion's Night Out Chicago (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.07.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Stylish Chicagoans took hold of Michigan Ave. Thursday evening for Fashion's Night Out, the grand finale of the Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival.

Windy City Street Style: North Coast Music Festival (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 11.06.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

When electronic dance music takes focus at a summer festival, prepare yourself for the onslaught of neon bracelets, baby pacifiers and chiseled abs. North Coast had its fair share of kooky costumes, but I also saw quite a few stylish looks.

'A Magnificent Taste' Culinary Event (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 10.31.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival is a 2-week celebration featuring various Chicago events centered on fashion and culture, culminating in Fashion's Night Out.This past week, "A Magnificent Taste" was held at Pioneer Court.

Windy City Street Style: Mad Decent Block Party (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 10.28.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Even though the Mad Decent Block Party was less than decent due to its abrupt end, I had the chance to hang out with the lucky few who actually got to enjoy the music and snap some photos of the best dressed at the block party.

Windy City Street Style: Wicker Park Fest (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 10.15.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

Wicker Park Fest is Wicker Park and Bucktown district's biggest annual event featuring local and national musical acts. This all takes place in the heart of Chicago's trendiest neighborhood, so my street style radar was on high alert.

Windy City Street Style: Lollapalooza 2012 (PHOTOS)

Justin Barbin | Posted 10.09.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

This year's Lolla-goers had a lot to deal with -- braving the heat, thunderstorms, and mud pits. Lucky for me, many a concertgoer still knew how to bring their style to the tumultuous Chicago weekend weather.

Windy City Street Style: Roscoe Village Burger Fest

Justin Barbin | Posted 09.26.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

The 6th annual Roscoe Village Burger Fest brought patty-loving Chicagoans together amid a few city blocks around Belmont and Damen this past weekend.

Windy City Street Style: Taste of Chicago

Justin Barbin | Posted 09.22.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

I only had one free day to visit The Taste of Chicago. Instead of spending time tasting the diverse food Chicago has to offer, I went around and around Grant Park looking for people who had good taste in their fashion choices.

Windy City Street Style

Justin Barbin | Posted 09.10.2012 | Chicago
Justin Barbin

The Vintage Bazaar, a monthly showcase of timeless fashion and ­­­­quirky trinkets, is perfect for catching up on the latest street style fashion in Chicago.

Chicago's Year In Style: Best Stores, Designers & More

The Huffington Post | Shani Silver | Posted 12.29.2011 | Chicago

As 2011 draws to a close, we asked some of Chicago's experts in style, music and art to share their favorite places, people and things of the year. On...

PHOTOS: Akira's Spring 2011 Line Revealed

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With Chicago's first 60 degree day of the year just around the corner, Spring is definitely on the minds of many. Get ready to stuff those winter co...

Tavi & Sheba's Shopping And Fashion Picks Of 2010

The Huffington Post | Tavi Gevinson and Bathsheba Nemerovski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As 2010 draws to a close, we asked some of Chicago's experts in food, style and music to share their favorite places, people and things of 2010. Yeste...

PHOTOS: Garmental Brings Chicago Fashion To Your Fingertips

The Huffington Post | Aixa Velez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If you want to support local fashion, but are in need of a little guidance, Chicagoans Suzanne Kopulos and Korey Karnes Huyler can help. Kopulos and...

Tavi & Jane Pratt To Launch Teen Magazine

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Fourteen-year-old style blogger Tavi is teaming up with Jane Pratt, founding editor of Sassy and Jane, to launch a teen magazine. Tavi took to her blo...

PHOTOS: Bike Fancy Blog Features Stylish Chicago Cyclists

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

You can't walk down the street in Chicago without seeing dozens of cyclists, most of them with their own distinctive style. Whether you're riding a vi...

PHOTOS: London-Based Designer Karen Millen's Fall/Winter Line Revealed In Chicago

The Huffington Post | Samira Said | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

British fashion lovers rejoice! We watched eagerly as UK-based Agent Provocateur flung open it's doors in 2008, followed by the long-awaited Zara from...

No Makeup Week: Women Pledge To Keep Their Faces Bare For 7 Days

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Could you go a week without makeup? While some women avoid it altogether, others have developed an inexplicable need for the stuff over the years. Wha...

Local Artist's AMAZING 'Chicago Style' Tattoo

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicagoans are loyal, and many of us could be a little obsessive when it comes to the city we love. Some choose to live here for life, and others need...