200 E. Delaware, Unit C, (312)335-1353, urbanstyleemporium.com [ratings]
Goods: Formerly known as Only She, the store has expanded from women’s clothing and accessories to also include gifts and art. Designers: Lorain Croft, Elm Design and Ivan Grundahl.Owner: A former buyer for both Macy’s and Bullocks, owner Terri Vizzone has an eye as well as a passion for fashion. Vibe: Hidden away in an underground nook, Vizzone’s new space is hip, urban and funky. Price Range: Expensive. Shopper’s Perks: Vizzone and staff are a relaxed bunch looking to give their customer’s “a break in the day.” In addition to letting you shop (or window shop) in peace, they provide cookies and coffee on a regular basis-yum!
UPDATED OCTOBER 2009