Shopping & Style

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

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New Chicago shops

We're keeping track of the newest shops, from indie boutiques to chain stores

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Bright ideas for 4th of July outfits

Show your USA pride by pairing any of these subtle red, white and blue pieces

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The best music stores in Chicago

We're surrounded by song, from concerts in Chicago to a growing list of record stores. The city's list of great music stores is lengthy too. You can find just about anything you need–from fine violins and vintage guitars to sheet music and traditional musical instruments. Who knows. Maybe you'll be taking the stage at one of the city's best rock music venues soon.    

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What to wear to summer fests

Look effortlessly stylish, even as you spend all day in the sweltering sun at Pitchfork or Lolla

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The best liquor stores in Chicago

Whether you prefer an upscale wine shop or a discount liquor stores, your next booze run just got whole a lot better

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Chicago's best shops

Sport and fitness

The best sporting goods stores in Chicago

Whether you're looking for workout clothes, a bike, or even a spot to turn used T-Ball bats into cash, this list has it all

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The best electronics stores in Chicago

Get your gadget fix on with this list of must-shop electronics stores

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Top 10 vintage stores

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

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Best Chicago bike shops

Find boutique, custom and major brands of road bikes, mountain bikes and everything in between

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Best shops by neighborhood

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Boystown

Stock up on quirky cards, vintage clothing, sex toys and more in this North Side hub

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Wicker Park and Bucktown

The land of hipster dive bars and fair-trade coffee also has one of the most vibrant shopping scenes

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Evanston

You'll find plenty of chains when shopping in Evanston, but also indie boutiques and quirky shops

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Lincoln Park

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

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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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