Boutique Shopping, Chicago Style


It’s time to switch up your shopping trip and spend a day in the city.

Between all the new stores downtown, you’ll realize that this time of year can be just as fun for you as for your kids. Take advantage of our Make It Better discounts noted below!

1969 Jean Shop
One of only three locations in the country, Gap’s newest development is a boutique-style store that specializes in the coolest denim for women and men. Even better, each pair costs no more than $69.50. Your teenagers will love the more edgy styles while you’ll fall for the lived-in, soft denim, sure to become your new favorite pair.

During the weekend of 9/10 thru 9/12, crafts will be provided for your children while you shop. MIB readers can enter a raffle to win a pair of jeans. Winner will be notified Sunday night.

With eye-catching dresses, edgy shoes, and to-die-for accessories, this boutique is a trendsetter’s dream. Head next door and check out Sarca’s sister store, Odile, for luxury baby items.

Mention you’re a MIB reader and get 15% off $100 or more September 10 – 12.

North Shore natives and sisters Jennifer and Maggie Gelber have created a space that is fun, fresh and inviting. Check out the lines of top designers as well as new, emerging ones for chic, contemporary looks.

Mention you’re a MIB reader and get 15% off September 10 – 12.

This cozy boutique carries lines you likely haven’t heard of as well as numerous local designers. Perfect weekend dresses, fashionable work wear, and unique jewelry make Cerato a must-stop destination.

Mention you’re a MIB reader and get 10% September 10 – 12.

DNA 2050
A boutique gem among the chain stores in the 900 N. Michigan Building, DNA 2050 carries a huge selection of the most popular denim lines and cute “going out” tops.

Mention you’re a MIB reader and get 15% off September 10 – 12.

Frankie’s on the Park
This boutique carries clothing and accessories for your girly pre-teen, teen, and even yourself. Your boys will love the tees and the graffiti bar, where they can make custom apparel. Frankie’s has also become a destination for bar and bat mitzvah attire.

Mention you’re a MIB reader and get 10% off September 10 – 12.

Not new, but still great

Perfect for the men in your life- either your teenage son or stylish hubby.

If your favorite department store is low on Uggs, this outpost is sure to have them.

Three city locations of the ultimate in women’s wear, with looks from casual to glam.

Calypso Celle
Breezy tops, luxe sweaters, AG jeans and awesome accessories all in one place.

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