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"The First American Couturier"

So Chicago History Museum has an exhibit named Making Mainbocher: The First American Couturier. I mean… … well I loved it! As mentioned on their site, it “features thirty garments, fashion illustrations, and photography and explores the designer’s remarkable journey from his humble roots on Chicago’s West Side to the salons of Paris and New York.” 118 more words


Lately, October 2016- Present

{October 2016- J and I took the plunge. No, not THAT plunge! We drove out to northern Illinois one cool, crisp fall Saturday to jump out of a plane at 12,000 feet at the Chicagoland Skydiving Center! 278 more words