2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Foodies

Looking for the perfect thing for the foodie in your life? We’ve got you covered with our 2021 foodie gift guide, packed with can’t-miss presents for your food- and drink-obsessed loved ones! Ooni Karu 16 Multi-Fuel Pizza Oven, $799 This portable pizza oven is the real deal — the only one recommended for domestic use […]

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Kids and Teens

This holiday season, we selected gifts that all the kids in your life (big and small) will cherish. Smaller Things Chicago Pajamas, $38 Designed in Chicago, Smaller Things Chicago Pajamas celebrate our favorite city. The print includes the “L”, The Art Institute of Chicago’s Lions, a Chicago-style hot dog, and more. Even better, they are […]

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Him

In search of the perfect gifts for the men on your list? Here are some of the best guy gifts, available in stores throughout the Chicago area. Few Spirits 10th Anniversary Bourbon, $54.99 918 Chicago Ave, Evanston Celebrating a decade of distilling, this anniversary blend has bold notes of spicy cinnamon, oak and vanilla, with […]

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Her

Treat that lucky lady in your life to something that will make her feel special. Here are a few items that will do just that. Davenport TurtleneckLoro Piana Made in Italy from the finest, buttery-soft cashmere, this beautifully cut sweater will keep her cozy all season long. $1,650, 39 E Oak St., Chicago Nodpod® A […]

Holiday Gift Guide: 9 Great Gifts for Foodies

Looking for the perfect gift to give your favorite food lover? Here’s our 2020 foodie gift guide, packed with our favorite culinary sweets and treats to gift this year. For The Chocoholic: Vosges Chicago’s Chocolate queen Katrina Markoff is back with an inspiring new chocolate healer collection ($80) for the holidays. Powerful, energetic plants and […]

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Him

Not sure what to buy for the men on your list? They’ll love these ideas, which include some Chicago-made products and classes with their favorite celebrities. Penfield Bilton Check Shirt Jacket, NavyCowboys and Astronauts Made for comfort, and function, this wool blend overshirt has a carabiner detail and D-ring on the front that will please […]

2012 Gift Guide: Get Gorgeous Gifts

For gals who are looking for a little pampering—think sister, mom, daughter or best friend—we have all kinds of glamorous goods that will make her glow this holiday season. And for the men in your life, we have a couple of ideas that are sure to up his game in the grooming department.   Tru […]

2012 Gift Guide: Goods for Gents

Finding the perfect gift for your hard-to-shop-for brother, boyfriend or dad can be tough. We found eight fashionable gifts that’ll take his wardrobe to a new level. Dunhill briefcase This luxurious leather briefcase is the perfect treat for the hard working business-by-day and dad-by-night man in your life. $1,550, Neiman Marcus, Chicago and Northbrook Court. […]

2010 Holiday Gift & Entertainment Guide

We’re all searching this time of year: for the perfect holiday cookie recipe, the most gorgeous trimmings for our home, the ideal gift for everyone on our list.   And after all that is accomplished, we might even search for a little serenity. We’ll leave the serenity to you, but meanwhile, we’re helping by giving […]