Tuesday, June 14, 2016

FASHIONABLE INVITES: June

WHO: Space 519
WHAT: First Warehouse Sale
WHERE: Coyle and Herr, 3031 N Rockwell St
WHEN: Friday June 17 and Saturday June 18, 10 am to 4 pm
WHY: 50% to 80% off

Thursday, June 09, 2016

BEAUTY CONFFESIONS: Adam Bogucki

Adam Bogucki is the hairstylist behind Lumination Salon, an intimate one-on-one setting where you not only customize your hair but the whole experience. In the beautifully decorated space, you feel more like a VIP customer in your own a private room rather than in a busy nosy salon. Bogucki is reinventing the salon experience for the everyday customer, having them leave feeling both special and pampered. I sat down with the master stylist to find out his beauty confessions.

WHAT’S YOUR BEAUTY ADDICTION?
Glamglow Mask

YOUR CELEBRITY CRUSH GROWING UP?
Leonardo Dicaprio

BIGGEST FASHION FAUX PAS?
That time I tried guy liner. Uggs on anyone

FAVORITE DRINK?
Hoegaarden Beer


SUM YOURSELF UP IN THREE WORDS?
Dedicated, passionate, thoughtful

LAST APP YOU DOWNLOADED?
Calm. It's supposed to help me meditate

FAVORITE VACATION DESTINATION?
Hawaii. I've been lucky to go 8 times and can't wait to go back

YOUR GO-TO HAIR PRODUCT?
Living proof nourishing oil and plumping mousse

Living Proof Timeless Plumping Mousse $15 and Nourishing Oil $38

FAVORITE DESIGNERS?
Louis Vuitton, DVF, Oscar de la Renta and Chanel

FAVORITE HAIR TREND FOR 2016?
Brazilian Shag for cut and Nude for color

WHAT PAST HAIR TREND WOULD YOU LIKE TO REVIVE?
It wasn't long ago, but the Jennifer Lawrence shortcut. It's my favorite cut to do.


WHO WOULD YOU LOVE TO GIVE A HAIR MAKE-OVER?
Katy Perry

WHO’S YOUR HAIR MUSE?
Sarah Jessica Parker

WHO’S THE MOST REQUESTED CELEBRITY HAIR?
Jennifer Anniston

WHERE DO YOU GET YOU GET YOUR INSPIRATION FROM?
Instagram

Lumination Salon, 3355 North Lincoln Avenue, Suite 2; 773.456.4415

Monday, June 06, 2016

REAL V DEAL: Burberry v Topshop

REAL Versus DEAL featuring Burberry versus Topshop
REAL: nylon rucksack in khaki green, $1350, Burberry available at fwrd.com
DEAL: nylon sporty backpack, $60, Topshop

Monday, May 16, 2016

FASHIONABLE INVITES: May

WHO: The Randolph Street Market
WHAT: Home of the world famous Chicago Antique Market, is an internationally recognized European-style indoor and outdoor shopping extravaganza in Chicago’s historic West Loop.
WHERE: Beaux Arts Plumber’s Hall, 1340 W. Washington Street, Chicago
WHEN: May 28 + 29th, Saturday: 10am-5pm *with 8am-10am early buying, Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
WHY: Dubbed “the Barneys of vintage” is a huge celebration of fashion, home design, antiques, artwork, music, food and great people watching!

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

BEAUTY BITS: Nars Summer Color 16 Collection, Under Cover

How cute is the limited edition packaging for Nars’ summer color collection? Inspired by the French Riviera, the original illustrations are by contemporary artist, Konstantin Kakanias.



Nars Summer Color 16 Collection, Under Cover now available at narscosmetics.com