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Bringing Sexy Back to the City

Chicagoan and female force of nature Alison Victoria brings her bold brand of glamour to HGTV’s newest show, Windy City Rehab—and she’s just getting started.


Darkroom Annual Benefit

The Museum of Contemporary Photography’s annual benefit auction and party, DARKROOM, is February's not-to-miss event.


Take Two

HGTV orders new season of freshman series Windy City Rehab starring designer and real estate expert Alison Victoria.


Good Design

Designs for Dignity is transforming Chicago’s nonprofit spaces and empowering lives through thoughtful (and thought-provoking) design.


Magical Mahekal

The Mahekal Beach Resort in Playa Del Carmen entices with free-spirited hospitality and a boho-luxe setting steeped in Mayan culture.


Spot On

The new AMG G63 “G wagon” from Mercedes brings driving performance to the segment of unadulterated off-road vehicles in unexpected form.


Fashionably Yours

Designer Zac Posen answers our rapid-fire Q&A—and gives us a higher education in style.


Catch Him If You Can

Chicago artist Jet Levant gets candid about creativity, eccentricities and finding his calling.


Food for Thought

Meet Limelight Catering’s Executive Chef Tony Quartaro, the toque bringing inventive flavor combinations to some of Chicago's hottest events.

Chefs & Sommeliers


SHIIR Rugs—a collaboration between Oscar Isberian Rugs and Souci Horner—rolls out a line of truly artisanal rugs.


Hands On

Hammer Design Group’s Ari Smejkal spreads his wings while building upon Chicago’s go-to shop for gorgeous, custom woodwork.


The Trifecta

Our editor’s three favorite treatments at TRIO Salon for surviving the winter beauty blahs.

Glam Squad

Kitchen Confidential

VIP designers and influencers attend an evening of cocktails and conversations at Eggersmann Kitchens/Home Living.


The Sum of Its Parts

Chicago’s own The Revel Group raises the bar on creating radical events that leave a lasting impression.


Bedrooms & Bubbles

Bedside Manor fetes its new, larger flagship store in Lincoln Park with Champagne and shopping.


Barneys New York x CRF Event

Barneys New York hosts an evening of celebration and shopping in support of the Children’s Research Foundation.


An Evening of Whimsy

The Woman's Board of Rush University Medical Center raises more than $350,000 to expand the Rush Education and Career Hub.