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From Marwen student to Deputy Director, Akilah Halley is helping create opportunities for young artists today. more

Oct 9, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

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Karen Ami, Founder and Executive Director of the Chicago Mosaic School, shares her perspective on what it's like to balance work, family and art. more

Oct 8, 2017 11:00 AM Profiles

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From food truck & and walk festivals, watching a beneficiary 12-hour performance, to crafting cognac, we have you lined up for things to do this weekend! more

Oct 6, 2017 12:00 PM Things To Do

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Length in lashes is always the perfect final touch to any makeup application, but with so many options out there how do you choose? We have rounded up our favorite products to obtain that perfect gorgeous lash look! more

Oct 4, 2017 2:00 PM Beauty

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Fall is among us, and it's that time of year to get outside and see the gorgeous hues of crimson and bronze. We've scouted out the best places to see Fall colors in The Windy City. more

Oct 2, 2017 4:24 PM Things To Do

Considering that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetimes, it is important that everyone is informed. The experts at Susan G. Komen share some facts that you should know. more

Oct 2, 2017 1:00 PM Health

Chicago History Museum's Curator of Costume talks about how history, art and fashion help tell Chicago's stories. more

Oct 2, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

Shernett Swaby is a Chicago designer to watch, with ideas about how make Chicago one of the great fashion capitals of the world. She shares her new, playful collection inspired by her childhood, as well as the Chicago designers she admires. more

Sep 27, 2017 3:00 PM Style Makers

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Chicago fashion designer Elena Bobysheva brings Russian elegance to Chicago with her Fall 2017 collection, as well as her advice on making one's way in the Chicago fashion scene. more

Sep 26, 2017 2:00 PM Style Makers

Tania Castroverde Moskalenko the CEO of the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, explains how the theatre blends together history, art, and culture. more

Sep 25, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

Have you been an angel investor without even realizing it? Carolyn Leonard and Monika Black from DyMynd break down angel investing and why it is important for women to get in the game. more

Sep 19, 2017 12:00 PM , New + Noteworthy

Barbara Gaines, Founder and Artistic Director of The Chicago Shakespeare Theater, explains the role that the theater has played as the cultural lifeline of the city. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM Influencers

The Museum of Contemporary Art's curator shares her perspective on how art and culture can move in tandem. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:00 AM Influencers

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Fall is just around the corner and that means it's shopping time! So what are the must-have shoe styles to covet this year? Here are a few of our favorites to inspire you! more

Sep 3, 2017 9:00 AM Style

Many times it takes a loved one to encourage another to take care of themselves or even just go to the doctor. Here is one woman's story of her husband's early prostate cancer diagnosis. more

Sep 1, 2017 1:00 PM Health

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By just being a Chicagoan, you have already contributed to climate change solutions. Karen Weigert, Senior Fellow, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, tells us how Chicago is leading the way on combating climate change. more

Sep 1, 2017 9:00 AM New + Noteworthy

Tattoo artist, David Allen, is impacting the lives of survivors of breast cancer by giving them the opportunity to take their bodies back. Women who have had mastectomies are turning to beautiful tattoos to cover the scars of the surgery. more

Sep 1, 2017 12:00 AM Style Makers

Chicago Woman celebrates the release of the September/October 2017 Art & Culture issue featuring Naomi Beckwith, fashion designers on the rise and women's health issues. The evening was hosted by Blue Plate Catering at Larkin Hall more

Aug 31, 2017 11:08 AM Social Life

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With summer winding down, it's time to get a head start on planning your fall wardrobe, including new beauty looks to work into your routine. Here, we have rounded up four of the hottest must-have eye palettes for the new season. more

Aug 24, 2017 11:00 AM Beauty

Ukrainian-born painter Anastasia Mak tells us more about her career, work process, and what being a woman artist means to her. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:00 PM Profiles

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    Photography by Kirsten Miccoli. Styled by Brandon Frein and Arlene Matthews.

    Maticevski In Awe dress $3140 at Chalk • Flower swim cap $16 at swimoutlet.com

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    Photography by Kirsten Miccoli. Styled by Brandon Frein and Arlene Matthews.

    Maticevski Personify skirt $700 at Chalk • Monarc 1 bomber jacket $895 at Robin Richman • Bubble swim cap w/chin strap $7 at swimoutlet.com • Jean-Francois Mimilla chain bracelet $625 at Robin Richman

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    Photography by Kirsten Miccoli. Styled by Brandon Frein and Arlene Matthews.

    Uma Wang open back dress $1450 at Robin Richman • Acne Studios Adisa sandals $480 at Steven Alan • Chloe Faye mini bracelet bag $890 at Chalk • Chloe crepe tie shoulder dress $1795 at Chalk • Marni jeweled sandals $610 at Chalk

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