Shopping & Style

Your comprehensive guide to the best Chicago shopping, style and fashion

Shopping and style

The best art supply stores in Chicago

Whether you're a DIY-er, artist or crafty type, these shops will supply your creative endeavors

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Where to score cheap clothes

Find top-quality merch for less at these bargain stores

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The best beauty supply stores in Chicago

These shops offer an unparalleled selection and free, expert advice you just can't get shopping online

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The best thrift stores in Chicago

Treasures await those patient enough to sort through the inventory at these top thrift stores

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Chicago's best tattoo shops

Look to to these local tattoo parlors for flash art, photorealism, Asian or custom ink

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Chicago's best shops

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Top 10 vintage stores

Where to find 1940s–'90s fashion and Mad Men–worthy furniture

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The best bookstores in Chicago

Know what you can't buy on Amazon? A cozy nook to hang out and skim the book you're about to buy

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The 10 best furniture and home stores

Outfit your home with the coolest furniture and decor

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Chicago's best running shops

To find shoes and gear that truly suit you, head to these fitness-focused shops

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New Chicago shops

Keep up with the latest openings in the city

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Best shops by neighborhood

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Lincoln Park

Get your fill of shoe stores, chic handbags, bike shops and discount clothes

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Wicker Park and Bucktown

The land of hipster dive bars and organic, fair-trade coffee also has one of Chicago's most vibrant shopping scenes

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Bridgeport

This South Side neighborhood boasts a small, eclectic shopping scene that is definitely worth the trip

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The Loop

Cruising up and down State Street and popping into the many discount chain stores has its merits, but these Loop shops offer something special

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Chinatown

Chinatown may be best known for its restaurants, but there are plenty of worthy shops to explore, too

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