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There's something about finding inspiration in our own hometown that makes our hearts swell with pride. And, when it comes to shopping, Etsy is one of our favorite places to have this visceral experience. From vintage treasures to handmade everything, there's something to suit every taste and budget.
But, because among the great finds there's also a whole lot of crazy, we've handpicked 30 awesome items from Chicago's best shops. Whether you're looking for a gift for dad, a grad, or newlyweds — or a little something for yourself — we've got you covered. So, turn on the AC, grab an ice coffee, and get ready to e-shop 'til you drop.
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Actress and singer Patina Miller is on quite a roll these days. The Tony-winning actress — she's starred in both Dreamgirls and Pippin — can currently be found on both the big and small screens in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay and the CBS political drama Madam Secretary. Her character, Daisy Grant, is the press read