Everyday at Cheeky, we’re putting in our blood, sweat and tears to create an inclusive community for definitively bold, impudent and saucy women. After passionately Cheekifying the city for five years, we wanted to pause to reflect on our accomplishments (everyone should try this) and treat ourselves to a colossal, chic bash second to none. On Oct. 10 in true Cheeky fashion, we did just that. Chicago’s tastemakers, friends, family and, of course, Cheeky readers (our most important peeps) toasted …
Guests filled Ermenegildo Zegna’s newly designed store on the Magnificent Mile, Wednesday, to celebrate its debut. Yet, this party was not your ordinary store-opening soiree. Approximately 200 guests attended the event, which was hosted by NHL Chicago Blackhawks player and Stanley Cup Champion Patrick Sharp. Also in attendance were teammates Brandon Bollig and Micheal Krostka (go Hawks!). Both players were looking very chic in their Ermenegildo Zenga outfits. Also reppin’ the designer were DJ Michaelangelo L’Acqua, who provided beats at the party, and Saam Hagshenas and Jonathan Marks of the local band Hey Champ, who performed a live-set. The extra space allows us to get our full fix of the Ermenegildo Zenga collections. … Read more
We know you’ve all got your favorite burger recipe that serves as your go-to for summer barbecues, dinners with family and friends and, let’s be real, even late night cravings. So we thought, why not compile our readers’ favorite burger recipes, pick the very best ones and have a pro chef cook them up for the lucky winners? And at our Beer of the Burger event earlier this month, we may have just discovered the best burger recipes. Ever. We asked all of our readers to submit their very favorite burger recipes to us. Many recipes (like, hundreds) were read and narrowed down to just the top three. The creators of the … Read more
There’s no time like summertime to support the causes you care about while enjoying the city outdoors with great company. On June 27, Almost Home Kids (AHK) hosted a successful inaugural Summer Soirée at the historic Columbia Yacht Club. Over 200 guests enjoyed wonderful food, fun music and spectacular views from the deck of the Club, while raising over $30,000 for the organization. Cheeky’s own Lakesha Rose, a local Chicago lifestyle expert, and her husband Jim Rose, sportscaster for ABC7, were eloquent and elegant Honorary Chairs of the benefit, and helped AHK raise necessary funds during the course of the evening. Almost Home Kids is a vital organization that provides transitional care in a … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!