In order to reach the reception at the Horticultural Society’s eighth annual All Aboard! Party, guests traveled through an edible gingerbread village stocked with sweets, and traveled across a cedar-lined hall decorated with elaborate horticultural displays.
Despite the cold weather, “The View” co-host and Splash columnist Jenny McCarthy heated things up in a Stella McCartney minidress at Parliament (324 W. Chicago) Dec. 20 at her Naughty and Nice bash.
The weather outside may have been frightful, but the atmosphere inside the Lawndale Elementary Community Academy auditorium was downright delightful on Dec. 13, as the Wood Family Foundation hosted its third annual Warm Wishes event.
The holiday season has always been a time of giving for The Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago, and at the Dec. 6 Spirit of Saint Nicholas Ball, the organization geared up for another year of helping children in need.