Trends come and go and seasons pass us by, making it hard to keep up with the latest fashion. Just when you’ve mustered up the courage (and the dough) to buy a fur vest, the birds start chirping and your new item heads to the back of your closet. We want to make sure you are killin’ it this fall, so we put together a list of a few essential items you’ll need to be on …
We all love it when a friend, neighbor or stranger compliments our outfit, but there’s always that extra thrill when you know that the fabulous find didn’t cost you an arm and a leg. Trends are constantly changing, many of which can seem intimidating and inaccessible. How do you style silk track pants anyway? And if we’re being honest, we would have to live on the street if we went to a high-end department store for a wardrobe upgrade each season. The truth is, you don’t need to break bank to look positively fabulous. LOFT to the rescue. LOFT just opened a new concept store in the South Loop. In honor of … Read more
FancyFlip’s Magda and Marta are two savvy sisters who truly get it. It’s not that we don’t love our clothes, but we must move on eventually (we can only wear the same fabulous bag so many times). But one woman’s Been-There-Done-That is another’s Must-Have-Item. So they decided to help the fashionable revamp their closets and recover some of the cost of their original purchases to do so (genius right?). FancyFlip will collect your couture, set the market price and, if you approve, sell it for you. Don’t like the price, take it back! Update your closet your way. In honor of the debut of the fabulous FancyFlip, CheekyChicago hosted a night out at … Read more
FancyFlip: /fansēflip/ adjective – to sell or purchase a previously owned high-end, designer fashion via internet or pop-up shop In the world of fashion, the suggestion ‘trash to treasure’ is sacrilegious. Surely Coco Chanel is rolling in her grave when hearing her handbag referenced with such tacky language. Instead, how about we use a more respectful word choice? Like, ‘FancyFlip’? When explaining the trade of something luxe (fancy) to sell (flip) for another to covet, there simply is no other expression. This genius term was coined by a pair of savvy sisters with closets full of clothes, but nothing to wear (#firstworldproblems). Certainly other women had to be bogged down by the … 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!