Chicago Shopping Advice to Manolo: Get Out in the ‘Hoods!

Lynne Kiesling The irrepressible Manolo is infesting Chicago and about to shop on the Mile of the Magnificence (not the Mile of the Miracles). My advice to Manolo: get out in the ‘hoods! I love Michigan Avenue and Oak Street as much as any other shopping hound, but the plenitude of capitalism means that most … More Chicago Shopping Advice to Manolo: Get Out in the ‘Hoods!More Chicago Shopping Advice to Manolo: Get Out in the ‘Hoods!

COMPOSED, ELEGANT, AND AUTHORITATIVE

Lynne Kiesling I follow in the footsteps of the super-fantastic Manolo and Ann Althouse to agree that it’s incredibly refreshing to see authoritative women like Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice dressing in a fashionable, complex, not-safe-and-blend-into-the-background manner. And as a fellow knee-high boot afficionado (and athlete), I sense a kindred spirit there … I think … More COMPOSED, ELEGANT, AND AUTHORITATIVEMore COMPOSED, ELEGANT, AND AUTHORITATIVE

Pucci to brighten a dreary, rainy day

Lynne Kiesling I don’t have time today for pithy, substantive analysis. Furthermore, the weather here is gloomy and making my senses dull. So instead I turn to the Manolo: The Pucci, they are the shoes of relentless cheerfulness. Makes me wish I had a pair of these for slogging through the puddles: Many thanks to … More Pucci to brighten a dreary, rainy dayMore Pucci to brighten a dreary, rainy day