UPDATE: As of October 2009, Guise | Chic is closing.
2128 N. Halsted (773)929-6101, guisechic.com
Goods: Men and women’s clothing and accessories. Salon carries high-end hairstyling products. Designers: Filipa K, Earnest Sewn, Elijah, IRO, Rag & Bone, Yigal Azrouel, J Brand, C.P. Company, Oliver Spencer, Theory jeans. Owners: Original owner of the all-male boutique Guise, Brad Habansky teamed up with two new owners, Jodi Immel and Heidi Taylor, to create a new fashion one-stop-shop that includes women’s clothing and a salon. Vibe: Urban rustic, with exposed-brick walls and barn-wood garnishes. Screen-printed and painted artwork adorns the walls. Hardwood floors throughout and a glowing futuristic-looking salon in the back. The space oozes with an organic-modern essence. Price Range: Moderate-Expensive. The Look: Polished. Casual. Urban meets yachter-preppy. Shopper’s Perks: Professionals at your disposal. These people will tell you what looks good because they know what’s good.
UPDATED May 2009