For the Sake of Fashion 2014

January 2014 For the second year in a row, Streetstylechi.com is presenting our annual For the Sake of Fashion charity fashion show, with 100% of the proceeds going to UNICEF. This will be a fun, fashion filled night, taking place on March 8th at Cortelyou Commons. Who doesn’t love a great fashion show for an even better cause? Currently, we are seeking out volunteers…

In a Pinch? Last Minute NYE Picks

December 2013 More often than not, we let ourselves get so busy planning for a big event, that we forget the most important thing: what to wear. If you are currently thinking, “Yup!” then I have a solution for you. Sometimes, it’s best to stick with a tried and true piece you already know looks killer, and then build upon that. Pick one piece…

Lucky

December 2013 Hey guys! I am happy to announce that you can now read my posts and other original pieces on the Lucky Mag website! Have any suggestions for posts? Send me an email or comment below! In the last few weeks of 2013, I have come to realize what a great (stylish) support system I have in my family, boyfriend, and friends. You…

Style Spotlight: Marc

Marc has been one of my long time friends at DePaul, and this is not his first appearance on StreetStyleChi. Luckily, when we met up and braved the cold to shop in Wicker Park, I had my camera with me. Marc’s classic style with an urban edge gets me every time. The classic pea coat layered with a heavy sweater is a nice alternative…

The Mid

December 2013 Midi skirts have become a fabulous, alternative bottom in the last few months, and have been seen in everyones collections from Tibi to Oscar de la Renta. While browsing in Topshop last week, my eyes were hooked on a luxe, dark green, version that I had to go touch, stare at, and imagine all the ways it could be worn. Soon there…

Vividbraille Holiday ’13 Lookbook

December 2013   Chicago native designer Vividbraille just dropped their Holiday ’13 lookbook. The line up for this season features draped hoodies, lamb skin, detachable sleeved crewnecks, not to mention the button ups with a twist. Shot at the Horween Factory in Chicago, the photos have a dark edge to them that serves as a killer backdrop for the flawless designs. Peep the full…

Style Spotlight

December 2013 My good friend Georgia has some of the best style I know. I mean…who else can make a fur coat look effortless? Exactly. G ran around with me to pull looks for her up and coming web series, The Front Row, and I had to grab some shots. Lately I’ve gone back to toting my camera around in my bag and will…

The New Classics: Purse Porn

___________________ We’ve all heard of the classic bags. The Chanel Flap Bag, The Louie Vuitton Speedy, the Hermes Birkin…the list never ends. While those glamorous bags will always be world renowned, there are a few new classics taking the fashion scene by storm. Alex Wang Rocco Duffel Bag This Alex Wang creation is made of buttery leather, and is adorned with sculpted studs perfectly…

Lauren Berg, PR Genius, Fashion Maven

Have you ever wondered what the life of a public relations maven is like? What words of wisdom she would have to offer? Lucky for us, Lauren Berg, the Vice President of Skirt PR, sat down with us a few weeks ago to share some of her past experiences, words to live by, and what it’s like to go head to head with Kris…

Randolph Street Market Exclusive Party, Fashion, and Fun

This past Fashion Focus, I spent two straight weeks attending fashion shows and fashion parties. This is where I came across Randolph Street Market, at the Vintage Apres Noir Fashion Show. While I attended many events, this was one of my favorites not just of those two weeks, but since I started my blog. I was thrilled to be invited back to another Randolph…