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  • Curiosity

    Pocket Poppet | New Travel Necessity

    A few weekends ago, I was browsing through treasures at the Randolph Street Market when I discovered Pocket Poppet. Actually, my friend’s mom discovered it and promptly dragged me over to the stand, knowing…

    March 31, 2016
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    An Interview With Emily Belden

    When a heartbroken Emily Belden moved to Chicago and started a blog about her failed relationship and ensuing dating life (sometimes disastrous, sometimes enchanting, always entertaining), she had no idea it would get her a…

    March 2, 2016
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    Crafty Coin | An Interview With BreAnna Rood

    This week I’m so excited to feature one of my favorite Chicago bloggers! BreAnna Rood of Crafty Coin is one of the first bloggers I met when moving to Chicago, and she’s become my go-to…

    February 24, 2016
  • GoBag

    GoBag: An Interview With Founder James Fyfe

    Frequent travelers, especially those who fly often with RyanAir or EasyJet and are therefore subject to (extremely) limited baggage policies, have a love-hate relationship with carry-on luggage. Checking baggage is expensive, time consuming, and…

    November 4, 2015
  • Curiosity

    Krizia Villanueva of Oak + Olive Vintage

    When Krizia Villanueva found found some dresser drawers at a garage sale, she didn’t think they were going to change her life. “I wasn’t like ‘oh I want to start refurnishing furniture now,” she…

    October 7, 2015
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    Hillary Dixon of Style In a Small Town

    Hillary Dixon of Style In a Small Town shows readers how to stay fashionable and worldly on a budget.   Hillary Dixon grew up in Northwestern Illinois, dreaming of big cities and following fashion…

    September 16, 2015