Chicago’s Magnificent Mile

Before we begin, a couple of definitions--especially for the men in the group. 1. Magnificent Mile = Chicago's Michigan Ave. It is one mile of high end retail shops. And I mean HIGH end--as in Rodeo Drive high end. 2. Flag Ship= Prototypical, the one after which all else are modeled. Uber expensive. 3. J. Crew Flag Ship store= a place you only shop if you live near number one, weigh under 120 lbs and stand at least 65 inches tall. My husband could not have been more out of place. We arrived in Chicago last Friday afternoon for a Saturday evening wedding. In the chaos of … [Read more...]