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Led by a female team, Yūgen is redefining traditional, Japanese cuisine. more

Restaurants + Bars

Rae Duncan is an interior designer with the mantra "Improve The Way You Work. Play. Live." Here the designer shares her business advice, who inspires her, and how she follows her ambitions. more

Trailblazers

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Ever wondered whether or not your should be breathing through your nose or mouth? General dentist Dr. Tiffany Jozwiak clears the air. more

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Chicagoans know Alpana Singh as an accomplished sommelier, former TV host, and, most recently, as a restaurateur, with three eateries already in her portfolio. more

People

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

Taste Makers

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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

People

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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

Events

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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

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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

Events

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

Health + Wellness

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

Taste Makers

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

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

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

Taste Makers

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

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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

Taste Makers

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

Taste Makers

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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

Fashion + 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

Health + Wellness

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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

Style + Trends

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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