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Hot, new shopping in Chicago & trendy shopping spots to check out this month.
Walk into this new Bucktown contemporary women’s apparel boutique and while the walls may be gray, the merch is awash in a sea of color. Local designer Jenna Zielbauer carefully curates U.S.-based and European brands of apparel, accessories and shoes with a selection of dresses from her own collection, Cotton Candy Couture. Fashionistas will love the price points ranging from $35 to $350. Read more »All New & Notable Chicago Shopping »
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Shopping in Chicago boils down to where, not what. Front and center, Michigan Avenue is the well-traveled main drag, covering basics to the most revered names in fashion. The doors at American Girl's flagship store are constantly turning out happy girls with big red bags. Beyond the crowds, luxurious streets accommodate a haven of high-end shopping. West Town looks a bit different from the polished facades. Wicker Park's collection of independent boutiques draw the bulk of its visitors. Artists make themselves known among the emerging yet thriving gallery scene. River North is undoubtably the prime spot for apartment therapy. Interior designers heavenly browse the shops and enormous warehouses of furniture and home design. In every neighborhood, trendy consignment shops attract the urban fashion you'll see all over the Chicago.
- Chicago Expert Emma Watters