47 E. Oak, (312) 335-0229, agentprovocateur.com [ratings]
Goods: Lingerie, loungewear and accessories for women. Designers: The store is stocked with largely European cuts and designs from the brand’s own label. Owners: Joseph Corré and Serena Rees opened their first store in Soho, London in 1994. Vibe: Super sexy. Price Range: Moderate-Expensive. The Look: The collection has a very burlesque air reminiscent of glam-girl goddess Dita Von Teese. Shopper’s Perks: The store “agents” insist on in-room fittings with each and every customer to ensure a more personal experience and great fit.
UPDATED OCTOBER 2009