Protect skin from winter wear and tear with Clarins beauty kits, featuring bath, body and makeup products that range from glowing goddess moisturizers to smoothing body scrubs. $48-$60. Available at Sephora (520 N. Michigan) or at Clarins.com.
Shopping for your favorite jewelry lover is simple, thanks to designer Erin Gallagher’s new concierge service. She uses a series of unconventional questions about the recipient to get to know his or her style, then brings spot-on options directly to the buyer’s home or office. The service is free, with no obligation to buy. 1013 W. Webster, Egjewelry.com
Who needs chestnuts on an open fire when you can have them served confit over a pumpkin seed-encrusted cobia? Sola’s December prix-fixe menu features three chestnut-infused dishes for $30; wine pairings $15 additional. 3868 N. Lincoln, Sola-restaurant.com