And now the latest from Racked Chicago, covering everything you need to know about the city's shopping, style, and retail from the sidewalks up.
LINCOLN PARK—If you love mixing Nordic and Scandinavian patterns, bright vintage prints or if you just like to say "Helsinki," here's great news for you: The second in the world Marimekko shop-in-shop has just opened inside Crate & Barrel at North at Clybourn.
DOWNTOWN—This year at School of the Art Institute's annual "The Walk", We see Ikram receive the Legend of Fashion Award presented by Sally Singer. Check in on the next generation as we head to Millennium Park and scout out Jason Wu and the Rodarte sisters.
DOWNTOWN—In this week's Topshop Watch 2011 we head to a tip-top secret location in the Loop to get a sneak peek at what's new for the brand come fall. If there was ever a sneak peek to peek a sneak at it would be Topshop's F/W 2011 Ffaturing lines called "Glamrock," "Thrift," and "Psychobilly." Get ready folks, these studded magenta suede boots are made for ass-kicking.