1659 W. Division, (773)384-6750, pumpshoeschicago.com [ratings]
Goods: Shoes and accessories for women. Designers: Jeffrey Campbell, Dolce Vita, Miss Sixty and Sam Edelman. Owner: Maureen Longue, who adores hard-to-find heels from sultry locales like Spain and Argentina. Vibe: Pink ribbons climb the walls, a crystal chandelier sparkles overhead and a round ottoman is strewn with shoeboxes as shoppers fancy up their feet. Longue showers visitors with friendly energy and accessorizing-savvy. Price Range: Mostly moderate, with a few expensive items. The Look: A girly-girl who knows how to dress adorably without spending a fortune. Shopper’s Perks: Fabulous sales and on-site cocktail parties.
UPDATED OCTOBER 2009