Fall Favorites: Apparel that Makes a Statement

Make a statement this season with these trendy new styles, available at local boutiques (gallery included).

Buy-Local Shopping Guide 2016

If your idea of Christmas shopping is scouring the shopping strip, you’re missing out. A diverse collection of unique finds awaits at our region’s locally owned businesses. We show you the region’s best stops.






Fall Fashion: Autumn Outerwear

Cozy up with some of these hot styles as you prepare for the transitional weather that’s a hallmark of this season. (With Photo Gallery)






Spring Fashion: Stone Cold Chic

Look dressy this spring while adding a little drama to your look.






Spring Fashion: A Playful Palette

Stand out like spring blossoms this season, with vibrant prints and bold blouses.






Shop Local For the Holidays: 2014 Gift Guide

Your search for that perfect, unique gift idea ends here. We’ve searched high and low for one-of-a-kind items for the entire family, and you’ll find them only inside these independent retail stores.






Fall Fashion: Autumn’s Flare

Contrast those natural colors with bright, bold accents in this season’s style.






Success Stories: Wear Did U Get That

Stephanie Ormsby goes where the big-box clothing stores don’t, as she outfits women of all ages for all occasions. Discover how customer service and the fulfillment of a local niche equal success.






Sprightly Spring Fashion

Bright colors and simple slenderness mark this season’s hot styles.






Bold & Brilliant Fall Fashion

Step inside Elmhurst Art Museum’s sleek, modern spaces and discover what’s popular this coming season.