Move over, Soho House. There’s a cooler, less crowded, more wine-ier social house in town. Birch Road Cellars is exclusive, off-the-beaten-track and on-trend. I went to this little slice of heaven in Lincoln Park (don’t look for the sign, they don’t have one – you just have to knoooowwww) to meet the owner and left thinking that a membership at Birch Road might just be more important than one at my gym. What other social house …
It was fashion upon fashion at the Third Annual Think Pink Fundraiser hosted by the Four Seasons earlier this month. The event, which benefits the Lynn Sage Foundation, featured a runway show of Nicole Miller’s new line, donned by the chic bloggers of Chicago. But the fashion began long before the runway started. “It felt like a fashion show just watching the guests arrive,” said Michael Grosso, Four Seasons Chicago GM. “Allium and the hotel lobby were filled with incredible energy, style and buzz. It was wonderful to see such a young and vibrant crowd come together for such a worthy cause.” Not to mention a good-looking crowd. Sipping on pink champagne … Read more
We have all heard the buzz surrounding the Melmans’ and celebrity couple, Giuliana and Bill Rancic’s, newest restaurant venture, RPM Steak. If the three month waiting list is not proof of their success, we don’t know what is. Although several publications have already been written about RPM Steak, we got the inside scoop on eight little secrets every Cheeky girl should know. 1. Scene and Be Seen: RPM Steak was physically designed to be a “scene and be seen” restaurant. The large, open dining room allows for interaction between tables, and guests located in the back bar can get a clear view of the entire establishment via the large mirrors on the … Read more
As you know, Cheeky is all about a quick fix; be it a checkout line candy bar, no chip manicure or mini-massage. Sometimes life just calls for convenience! Obviously, we’re hailing the easiest way to ride around Chicago–Curb! Formerly known as Taxi Magic, the groundbreaking app relaunched as Curb, and it’s sleeker than ever before. Remember Taxi Magic? They were the first company to provide ride booking and payment services through a mobile app. Curb recently hired a new CEO, Patrick Lashinsky, who is bringing changes to the technology. This improved taxi service in Los Angeles is marked by faster pickup times, automatic “touchless” payment, intensive driver training and significantly improved rider … 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!