3402 N. Southport, (773) 549-9698
Goods: Women’s clothing, lingerie, jewelry, and accessories Designers: VFish, Kensie, Tulle, Sweet Pea, Aryn K, Kut from the Kloth, Weston Wear Owner: After eight years as an attorney, Rebecca Girsch left law to pursue her dream of owning her own store. Vibe: The store is small, but the vintage silver leaf ceiling and antique chandeliers give the store a welcoming, shabby-chic feel. Price: Inexpensive to moderate. The Look: Contemporary for all occasions, whether you need the perfect dress for your best friend’s wedding, a fabulous top for a night out with friends, or a warm sweater for chilly evenings at home. Shopper’s Perks: Third Thursdays, held appropriately on the third Thursday of every month, the boutique stays open longer than usual so customers can enjoy cocktails and special discounts.
UPDATED OCTOBER 2010