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5 Places To Visit in Chicago

TAO 632 N Dearborn St. World renowned night club/restaurant TAO opened its newest location in Chicago late last year and instantly became Chicago’s new hot spot for anyone who’s anyone. Make reservations for dinner and drinks in the dramatic dining room, and spend the night dancing in the grandiose upstairs nightclub. You never know who you’ll run into. TAO X AKIRA NYE FASHION SHOW 2018 …

shopAKIRA Gift Guide

We have a lot of fun at the shopAKIRA corporate office. We have an office full of the cutest dogs (and clothes!) ever, constant photoshoots, and some kickass company parties. But the best part is you! We want to thank you all so much for making this our best year yet, and help make holiday shopping and gifting a little easier this year. We’ve asked …

TREND ALERT: MOTORSPORT

From Vetements to Versace, we’ve seen little bits and pieces of the Motorsport trend since the Spring 2016 RTW shows. Still, things stayed pretty quiet, until Rihanna debuted a very heavily motocross themed Fenty x Puma Spring 2018 collection, with stage props and professional stunts to boot. Once the Motorsport music video dropped a few months later, we knew the trend had hit the masses.  …

Cozy marries chic: a field guide to prep

  No fashion clique combines impeccably-styled sophistication with all things cozy like preppy does. Which, hello, makes it the ideal style to try in a fresh and freezing New Year. Think Clueless, Emma Watson, Gossip Girl, and whichever other preppy queen captures your inspiration. Dig out your cable knits, visit a yacht (lol, no) and open your notebook: class is now in session. Well Plaid Plaid is the essential …

Trendsetter: 4 ways to embrace velvet

One of those trends that keeps on coming back for more, it’s even got a dessert version, and who’s surprised? Velvet instantly says luxury, thanks to its soft, strokable texture, charmingly impractical nature, and that sheen that doesn’t quite happen on any other fabric. Here’s how to get a li’l of that for you. ‘90s mixtape If you had a favorite Spice Girl, know all …