What Stylish Men Will Be Wearing This Spring

Bid farewell to the perhaps overwrought, overthought men’s styles of springs past: For 2015, the look is confident, casual—and sexy. Shoulders are softer; jackets are unlined for ease of movement. Colors are subdued—gentle khakis and beiges—with bold florals to keep the look bright and current. The spring vibe overall is “a little more approachable,” says […]

Meet Rachel Roy and Bill Blass's Jeffrey Monteiro

Two renowned designers are in our midst this week!   Jeffrey Monteiro at The Lake Forest Shop The stylish and charming Jeffrey Monteiro, design director for Bill Blass, will be dropping by Lake Forest for a trunk show and cocktail reception. We’re especially excited about the sleek, modern silhouettes Monteiro brought to his dresses (pictured) and […]

Fashion Events

Our picks for what to see and where to go for the week of May 9.   Tongue Tied Trunk Show, The Lake Forest Shop Monday, May 9–Wednesday, May 11 Ladies in search of unique and eye-catching accessories should check out the Tongue Tied trunk show, going on now through May 11 at The Lake Forest […]

Macy's and Ebony Celebrate Eunice W. Johnson

Head downtown this weekend for a glamorous peek into history.   In honor of Black History Month, Macy’s on State Street is celebrating fashion icon Eunice W. Johnson and her legendary EBONY Fashion Fair, the world’s largest traveling fashion show. Spectacular couture and decades of designer looks from Johnson’s private archives will be on display […]

Shop for a Cause: October 2010

Here’s your chance to shop and “Make It Better”—all at the same time. Participate in and enjoy a local “Shop For A Cause” this month: The Arboretum of South Barrington Back in the Swing Retail Therapy October 11 – 17 Purchase a $5 in the Arboretum’s management office and receive a discount of 20% at […]