Shopping & Services

Make your shopping easy with these downtown Chicago chocolate shops and stores.


Christmas Present

If you still have shopping to do, don't panic; we're here to help. We've hand-picked some gift suggestions that will help you finish all of your shopping with time to spare.


When you're searching for the perfect gift this holiday season why not shop at independent vendors?


Ashley Furniture

Now through November 14, if you purchase a Tempur-Pedic mattress at a Chicagoland Ashley Homestore, they'll donate a twin mattress set to SOS Children’s Villages Illinois, a non-profit, child-welfare agency that serves at-risk youth and children in foster care.


For years, I have heard friends praise the joys of "spa days" and never really thought it would be "my thing." Until now.


Cynthia Rowley is an iconic fashion designer known for pushing boundaries. Her collaboration with Hooker Furniture features imaginative, spirited home furnishings. Sold at Walter E. Smithe and smithe.com.


It's a sure sign of summer - the opens this weekend.


Catherine De Orio

It's no question that Catherine De Orio loves to eat out.


For the past seven years 900 North Michigan Shops has offered shoppers a tax-free weekend of shopping right around April 15. In years past they've offered a 9.25% discount to offset the sales tax.


900 North Michigan Shops is launching I AM CHICAGO, a new ad campaign featuring six passionate Chicagoans to be the "face" of its iconic building. On April 5 they're hosting a casting call to hand select these locals and they're looking for "Men, women, movers, shakers, unique, trendy, confident, game changers."