Cocktail Hour at The Vintage Bazaar

February in Chicago generally can be a chilly, gloomy month, fortunately The Vintage Bazaar popped back up last weekend with a special cocktail shopping soiree event to help liven up the winter scene. Friday the 15th marked the third anniversary […]

Trains, Planes & Automobiles, Oh My!

One of the best ways to combat the gloomy, chilly winter days is to visit one of Chicago’s museums, luckily The Museum of Science and Industry offered free admission days in January and February. Recently my friend Adeline and I […]

Sunshine in the Heartland

Usually I can count on it being at least 20 degrees warmer than Chicago in my hometown of Fayetteville, Arkansas when I go home for the holidays. The first few days of my vacation it looked and felt like autumn– […]

Down by the Chicago River

The 1950s will always be my top decade for fashion and design but over the summer I became enamored with 1930s and 1940s clothing. One reason was that I’d been reading novels based in the time period so it influenced […]