Transition your…skin? How to Get Healthy Skin For Spring

Lily Arendt | April 17th 2013 Living my entire life in cities that have the coldest winters (Green Bay and Chicago), I’ve discovered how the bitter cold can cause unattractive dryness to a person’s face. Now that we’re moving towards springtime in Chicago, it’s time to refresh our faces for healthy skin! Here are some face products I use daily (that won’t break the…

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…

Is it Spring Yet?

Olivia Paxson| April 10th 2013 Now that we’re starting to see the sun shine in Chicago, it’s time we pack away those boots and parkas and turn to the runways to help us decide on this Springs hottest trends. The runways were full of different creations from checkered patterns at Louis Vuitton, the minimal black and white at Calvin Klein’s NY show, or the…

Nike…is a Girl’s Best Friend?

NTC Lincoln Park | April 8th 2013 Photos by Joseph Kerins As a DePaul student, I frequent the street Armitage quite often. Between going there to stop at my favorite boutiques and visiting Glazed and Infused more times then I would like to admit, I discovered my new favorite place to not only shop, but to get whipped into shape. NTC Lincoln Park, which…

Backstage at Lincoln Hall

 A few weeks ago, Joseph and I got a bit out of our element and deviated from the fashion world, to Chicago’s music scene. We were lucky enough to sit down backstage with Kidd Russell, Julian Spark, Nic Bavetta, Cato, and DJ BlazeWright, AKA the “Homeless DJ,” before they performed at Lincoln Hall. The results were words of wisdom and half the recording not…

Street Style at Loyola

This Louis Vuitton employee knows how to dress! Taylor Mathis, currently a Sophomore double majoring in Psychology and Ad PR, is known at Loyola for her fantastic style and knowledge about fashion. She is currently wearing: 1. Boots: Stuart Weitzman 50/502. Jeans: Paige3. Shirt: Givenchy Rottweiler Tee4. Jacket: ASOS5. Purse: Chanel6. Watch: Ice7.Bracelets: Akira & Louis Vuitton ~Christie 

DePaul’s Hottest 22 Under 22: Georgia Makely

I sat down with Georgia Makely, fashion plate and girl with tons of experience in the industry, at Shop 857. While she is now one of my closest friends, I can honestly say that if you are looking to go into fashion, this interview is for you.When: January 22nd 2013Where: Shop 857,  on Armitage  ALEX: So how did you get your start in fashion?…

Got the App?

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A Drink with Kelly & Hillary

StreetStyleChi sat down with Kelly and Hillary of A Drink with Chicago last week at Floriole over iced tea and coffee to pick their brains about college, careers, and anything else they would throw our way. Alex, Joseph, and Amy, ironically enough, literally had a drink with Chicago.Where: Floriole Cafe and BakeryWhen: January 17th 2013  ALEX: A lot of people at DePaul are studying…