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King of the Jungle

Fans of the iconic Land Rover Defender wait with bated breathe as its newest iteration—available for sale in the U.S. and Canada starting in 2020—passes a demanding testing program in Africa.

Automotive

Road Trip

Sophisticated Living's roundup of wanderlust-sparking tomes to take your mind off the daily grind and inspire your next escape.

Bibliotaph

Upping the Ante On Exhilaration

The Aston Martin Vantage AMR stuns with a sleek look and a 4-liter, twin-turbo V8 engine—and screams from 0-60mph in 3.9 seconds.

Automotive

The Shape of Water

From ice caves to hot springs, Classic Journeys' multisport adventure trip makes Iceland's myriad natural wonders accessible.

JetSet

Burger With Benefits

Nutritionist and health coach Karina Heinrich shares her recipe for a nutrient-rich salmon burger that's loaded with beauty-enhancing ingredients.

Recipes

A Shiny Jewel

Casa San Agustin in Cartagena charms visitors with cultural appeal, turquoise beaches and endless magical experiences.

JetSet

Suited Up

Saver the remaining moments of summer with an on-point suit and the coolest beach accessories to boot.

Trends

Celebrating Virgil Abloh

More than 650 guests attend ArtEdge at the MCA, a celebration of the museum's newest exhibition—Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech.”

Parties

Sunda’s 10-Year Anniversary

Sunda owner Billy Dec and chef Mike Morales welcome more than 300 guests to the River North restaurant's 10-year anniversary celebration.

Parties

Full Spectrum

Rainbow brights and ombre fades highlight summer's hottest looks.

Trends

From Alison with Love

Here are all the things that HGTV star and SL mag publisher Alison Victoria is coveting right now, from her fave summer sip to her top lip treatment.

Trendsetters

Al Fresco Elevated

From the West Loop to the Riverwalk, Eat Travel Rock host Kelly Rizzo shares her favorite picturesque patios and rooftops for enjoying Chicago's moment in the sun.

Restaurants

It’s Personal

When it comes to her home and those of her clients, designer Cari Giannoulias taps into memories, ensuring the stories behind them continue to be told.

Interiors

A Few of My Favorite Things

Melinda Sheckells, editor-in-chief of Sophisticated Living magazine, shares the Chicago spots fueling her infatuation with the Second City.

The City

Foot Fetish

From colorful to fanciful, summer's cutest sandals from Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Isabel Marant take familiar shapes.

Trends

Heart and Sole

Sneaker Heartz’s Cameron DeHaven helps community members take steps, big and small.

Philanthropy

Tried and Tasted

Uptown’s tasting-menu-only restaurant Brass Heart breaks convention one plate at a time.

Restaurants

Meet Me at The Hoxton

Whether you are staying, playing, meeting or just hanging, The Hoxton is a hit from top to bottom.

Around Town