INSPIRATION | The Original Arm Party.
Brigitte Helm for Conde Nast c. 20s.
We are girl-crushing hard on Lana Del Rey.
@PortugalTheMan - So American(Acoustic)…We’ve been listening to this on repeat, non-stop!
Portugal. The Man will be in Chicago tonight to play the Metro(3730 N. Clark St.). Hopefully you already have tickets because the show is SOLD OUT!
Hey, Detroit—Madewell Somerset Opens Today (Plus, Some Hometown Heroes)
by Kendall Meade (Madewell)
If there’s one thing I know from growing up in the Detroit area, it’s that the Somerset Collection Mall is the destination for shopping. When I’m visiting home, I’m either planning a trip to Somerset or talking to someone who is about to go there. (You seriously cannot have a conversation without the word “Somerset” somehow making a cameo.) So I was psyched when I could finally tell everyone from my hometown that we were finally opening a Madewell there (in the old North Face space). It was like the ultimate talking point (they’ve all heard enough about my dog, anyway). So in honor of Madewell’s Detroit-area debut (today, yay!), here are a few of my all-time favorite local spots and hometown heroes.
The Naked And Famous - The Sun.
SEE THEM | Fri 7th Oct 2011 at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL
We may be Midwest babes but there is something about that East Coast lifestyle that has always made us swoon. Seersucker and lobsters are our general interests on Facebook. Boys wearing chambray and Sperry Top-Siders will always make our hearts melt. So, it’s no suprise that our ears perked up when we heard a Polo match was coming to Chicago.
Since this was the kind of thing we have only seen in our dreams(and on Gossip Girl), we were worried that we would be out of place but,…
River North Mexican restaurant, Mercadito, known for their unique twist on the fare(pineapple guacamole, anyone?!) is celebrating their two year anniversary this month. To kick off the festivities, they held a prix fixe brunch for a few of their favorite frequenters.
“Blanca’s Punch”, made with white wine, brandy, pineapple, and elderflower, were our drinks of choice. To eat, we shared the Huevos con Carnitas, Manchego Cheese Pancakes, Carne Tacos, and Chilaquiles. Note: If the…READ MORE