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Spring Style Secrets From 3 Real Chicago Girls

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    After a winter of heavy layers, coats, and gray days, you might be searching for a little advice and some clever inspiration to get you in the mood for spring dressing. Every lady in Chi-town has the potential to really bring it, on the fashion front, in super-early warm weather, and to prove it, we're chatting with three real Chicago girls with stellar style. This trio can seemingly do it all: They work, stay on top of side projects, fashion blogs, you name it, and still turn out some amazing outfits on the reg. Click through to see snaps that prove their sartorial prowess — and don't worry, they're spilling all of their favorite and most-creative styling secrets. Who knows how they'll inspire you!

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