UPDATE: As of May 2009, Eliana Lily has closed.
826 W. Armitage, (773)281-0999, elianalily.com
Goods: Women’s clothing and accessories. Designers: Jeans by Chip & Pepper, dresses by Helen Wang and Nancy Rose and jewelry by SBG and Ilaria. Owner: Elizabeth Floersheimer, a bag designer and lifelong fashion fiend, named the shop after her daughter. Vibe: The airy storefront boasts lavender walls and white-velvet curtains. Fur rugs, plush, comfy seating and neighbors dropping in to say hi give the place a cozy vibe. Price Range: Expensive. The Look: Old-time glamour meets modern-day sass. Shopper’s Perks: The store’s famous re-styling department makes down-and-out clothes and accessories look stylish and new.
UPDATED SEPTEMBER 2008