Be it stylish footwear or trendy handbags, Aldo is the name synonymous with quality and innovation. Be it any season, the brand always manages to introduce new designs and patterns. The footwear apart from being classy is also very comfortable and soft. An array of belts and bags await you at the stores spread across the globe. Protect your eyes from the scorching sun with the hip shades. Surprise him with a cool watch or a smart leather wallet. Do visit the store, located in Water Tower Place
It's an antique store chock full of knick-knacks and undiscovered treasures. Yes, you will find resident cats patrolling the aisles. Owner Jan Seymour has been selling her wares, mostly furniture and home accessories, for more than 25 years. And the collection is a diverse one with lamps, jewelry boxes, frames and mirrors, rugs, bathtubs, even olden-day toilets! Don't be shy about talking to Jan - she can give you extra information on an item and isn't averse to bargainers.
Keep up with the freshest trends at Krista K. The work of the hottest new designers is featured at this North Side boutique, along with the more established popular brands. Showcasing the contemporary designs of emerging designers Catherine Malandrino, Petit Bateau, Rebecca Taylor, Tibi, and Amy Tangerine along with the always stylish Seven, True Religion, and Juicy brands. Although, these looks may seem a bit pricey, it's just money. Isn't looking good worth it?
As one of the most luxurious, high end health and beauty services in Chicago, Skin Quotient Wellness Center provides the best in customized technological advanced skin care treatments. Wrinkles, UV damage, acne bacteria, pores and pigmentation are just some of the treatments that the Center conducts. Skin products such as lotions, scrubs, creams and oral perscriptions are conveniently available for patients to further protect and care for their health and body. Drop in to Skin Quotient Wellness Center for a refreshing and sensational awakening.
Urban Meadows is an unique non-profit flower store that offers some of the best flower collections in Chicago. The most incredible thing is that this store believes in hiring people with disabilities. These employees get a chance to grow and expand their horizons while learning about the flowers and different scents. If you want to help these employees choose this flower shop to order your favorites. You can also add Mylar balloons to the gifts. A van delivers fresh flowers in Chicago and you may call Teleflora for deliveries in other states.
D & Z House of Books Inc. is an exclusive bookshop for Polish books. Available in a wide range of topics, such as fiction, philosophy, European music, art, medicine and history. There is also a special section on the latest bestsellers from Poland. English translations are available too.
Only serious antique collectors and appreciators should think of visiting the Exposa Import-Export. The selections are nearly beyond compare. The mirrors on display are particularly exquisite. Try a Viennese dressing mirror with two drawers, finished in a mahogany veneer, or a Biedermeier walnut veneer wall mirror. Beyond mirrors, this antique shop offers a number of Biedermeier one and two door armoires finished with an assortment of veneers. In addition, a number of other fine furniture items are available, such as Fishel & Sons and Mundus bentwood arm chairs, and a circa 1880-1890 J.J. Kohn Bentwood dressing table.
Touting itself as "Chicago's source for running," Universal Sole sells just about anything running oriented, with shoes from Adidas, Asics, Brooks, Fila, Mizuno, Nike, New Balance, Reebok and Saucony. A full line of Patagonia endurance apparel, including sweats, shirts and socks, is also available, as well as a selection of outdoor gear. Runners can also find sport watches, heart monitors and other accessories, or purchase some nutrition bars.
Known throughout Chicago for its affordable, youth oriented fashions, Ragstock Stores is a must see for any twenty something on a shopping tour of the city. The atmosphere ,is funky, and the clothes are arranged warehouse style on racks throughout the large showroom. You can find branded jeans, men's button-down shirts, corduroy pants, dresses and women's retro blouses. A large selection of military and outdoor clothing is also available, most of which is imported directly from Europe.
Comic book collectors and newbies can both find something to love at this store, which stocks more than your standard superhero fare. Sure, you can find Superman and Spiderman here, but Chicago Comics is best known for stocking the work of independent artists who tell real stories of depth and sophistication in this illustrated medium. You can also find foreign comics such as Japanese manga and European titles here, as well as illustrated erotica. Chicago Comics also sells comic-related merchandise and clothing.