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Uniqlo: On it’s Way to Chicago

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The Japanese-based retailer Uniqlo will be opening it’s first midwest store on the Magnificent Mile. The casual men’s and women’s clothing brand will open it’s Chicago location this upcoming fall.  The brand sells casual and upscale denim, t-shirts and specializes in outerwear.  Uniqlo was founded in Hiroshima in 1984 and was previously named Unique Clothing Warehouse.  We can’t wait to …

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Lilly Pulitzer Coming to Target

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April 19th will be a bright, floral, sunny day in Target stores and on the Target website.  Lilly Pulitzer’s collaboration collection will debut it’s 250 pieces to be sold in stores and online.  The collection will include women/girl’s clothing, accessories, outdoor entertaining, home decor and beauty essentials.  Lilly’s classic, bright prints can be found in all of the pieces to …

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Electronic Couture: The Spider Dress

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Robotics and 3D printing have hit a high this past 2014, and yet fashion has been waiting to cut a piece of the cake too. Anouk Wipprecht, the Dutch designer and engineer is specialising in electronic couture, giving fashion a futuristic twist. The Spider Dress was created using a 3D printer and embellished with 20 proximity sensors and wireless bio-signals …

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Chicago Styled: Exhibition at the History Museum

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The History Museum of Chicago has featured several exhibits on fashion over the years, but this last one tells the story of how the Magnificent Mile came to be what it is today. Featuring 26 ensembles from the Museum’s costume collection, “Each piece featured tells a greater Chicago story,” says curator of costume Petra Slinkard. Dating back to the 1950′s up to …

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Kate Middleton Fashion: Royal Visit to NYC

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Ever since the gorgeous Duchess of Cambridge came into the spotlight, she has been a style icon.  From her chic suits to her glamorous gowns, she has never missed a beat; even while being pregnant.  The royal beauty is pregnant with her second baby, and is currently vacationing in New York City.  When Kate touched down at JFK, she was …

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Target’s Latest Collaboration: Welcome, Toms!

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Starting November 16th, a limited edition collection from TOMS will be sold in store at Target locations and online.  Founded in 2006 by Blake Mycoskie, TOMS has always had a positive reputation from it’s “one for one” method; buy a pair of TOMS, and the company will give a pair to a child in need.  Since the start of their …

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San Antonio Spurs: First Female Coach

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  The world of NBA has forever changed with the recent addition of Becky Hammon, a veteran in the WNBA, as the new assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs. This is a first for any female to work in the NBA as an acclaimed part of the staff. However, even though it’s a first for the NBA, Becky Hammon …

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Marvel’s Big Change for Thor

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In this world, change is inevitable – not only in fashion, hair, and the likes, but in other aspects as well. This time, we get to see something different! With Marvel’s recent announcement, it’s clear that celebrities aren’t the only ones who get makeovers. The titular comic book character of Thor is now being depicted as a woman!     …

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