This week: Pomellato’s new Victoria ring, Miss Dottie’s Pound Cake, Arami and Hello Sailor.
Rock the royal look this spring with Pomellato’s new Victoria ring. The stunning jet and rock crystal piece, inspired by Queen Victoria, is set in matte and polished rose gold. $6,350, 41 E. Oak; Pomellato.com
We’re sweet on Miss Dottie’s Pound Cake (below) — owner Tassie Tagarelli bakes the delicious cakes fresh daily from within a friend’s bakery in Chicago, using only organic ingredients. $25-$45, (630) 742-3223; Missdottiespoundcake.com
Stop by sushi spot Arami for a sip of Chicago’s first private-label sake, Ichi No Torii (meaning “the first gate”). The traditional rice sake has hints of hazelnut, soft cocoa and umami, and is produced by Ohmuraya Brewery in Shizuoka, Japan. $10/glass, 1829 W. Chicago; Aramichicago.com
Read our lips: We’re loving Lipstick Queen’s new navy-blue shade, Hello Sailor. The sheer tone, which goes on lilac and makes teeth whiter and complexions brighter, is available exclusively at Barneys New York. $25, 15 E Oak; Barneys.com