RETURNABLE RETAIL: Luxury fashion is about to become more accessible: On April 30, designer rental company Rent the Runway will open its 2,940-square-foot Chicago outpost, stocked with designer dresses (like this one by Carmen Marc Valvo, above, which rents for $85), jewelry and handbags available to rent.
Supporting the fight against breast and ovarian cancer is easier — and more fun — than ever, thanks to VIPink, a weekend-long team up between local charity Bright Pink and Westfield Old Orchard (4999 Old Orchard Center) May 2-3.
It’s a fairytale for the millennial fashion lover: Once upon a time, you could only see high-end couture on the runways, in your favorite magazines or on the star-studded red carpet.
While in town for his runway show at Neiman Marcus (737 N. Michigan), Israeli designer Elie Tahari sat down to talk about his spring muse and what he’s so “over” seeing on the runways.
Digital fashion retailer Net-A-Porter is teaming up with Chanel, and it’s a match made in fashion heaven.