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
GOLD COAST - The marnimania of Marni at H&M is subsiding as we roll into the weekend. The Thursday launch of the collection was more civil than past launches and as of today and probably throughout the weekend the impulse purchases will continue to be returned. So if you didn't get to shop the collection we suggest stopping by on Saturday or Sunday.
GOLD COAST - Racked 38 Member, Mark Shale is breaking out the whiskey tomorrow for the second-ever Mark Shale Market. Men will be able to really build their wardrobe with American luxury brands like Hickey Freeman, Gitman Bros., Robert Talbott, Moore & Giles, and Jack Black.
LOOP - The third annual Chicago Fashion Foundation scholarship awards took place on Wednesday evening at the Chicago Cultural Center. Hundreds showed up to watch 10 competitors' designs walk the runway to be judged by a panel of experts and award one winner.
RIVER NORTH - Tons of lovely ladies came out to celebrate the new Ann Taylor on Michigan Avenue. There were cocktails and music and some super shoes. We're talking some of the most killer heels we've seen at an event in a long time.