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Goldplaited Founders Talk Glammin’

Getting Ready to Party is the Real Party

November 27, 2013
cheeky speaks

Our favorite memories from school are getting ready to go out with all our best friends. We’d try on clothes together, help each other with our makeup and hair and listen to music. It was the best part about going out, especially if you don’t count eating cereal and chatting post night-out in the kitchen. That’s really going in after all. Those moments are lost on us as adults. We get ready alone and then rush to meet a friend elsewhere. Where did those incredible bonding moments go? Luckily sisters Mal and Co of goldplaited understand that getting ready is the real good time when going out. They are offering an opportunity …  Read more

In Home Hair & Make-up:

For all your high-heel happenings.

September 26, 2013
Kari Radjewski
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Beauty is pain.  It is a fact of life women have come to accept.  On the other hand, beauty should NOT be a pain in the ass.  As females, we love to dress-up for fancy fetes, but when it comes to perfecting our look from the shoulders up, we become fearful of who to hire.  Worries of “Will my hair look okay?”  and “My make-up better not look like a clown!” set-in, and the excitement turns a tizzy.  That is, if you haven’t heard of… Brilliant! — is a site that makes party primping, simple and convenient.  Specializing in special occasions, The Stylisted is a dual-sided, client-to-stylist marketplace connecting …  Read more

Get Music Festival Ready with Blowtique’s New Braid Bar

Show Your Locks Some Summer Lovin’

July 31, 2013
cheeky speaks

You’ve definitely been going crazy over the perfectly messy and seemingly effortless braids all over Pinterest lately. With Lollapalooza coming up this weekend, there is no better time to prep your festival style from head to toe. Enter Blowtique’s new Braid Bar. Starting Monday, July 29, Chicago’s premiere blowout salon will offer a variety of trendy braid styles. From the fishtail, to the braided headband, to the twisted messy bun, you will absolutely find the perfect style to rock during Lolla and beyond (you know you wanna look hot at our Drunk Brunch after party)! And if you’re really feeling that festival vibe, enjoy a complimentary hair chalking or ribbon-adding with the …  Read more