Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Skate On: Winter Essentials For A Day On The Ice

  1. Begin
    o

    106

    SHARES

    comments
    See All Slides

    With winter around the corner, it’s time for one of Chicago’s most popular activities. Every year, more than 100,000 people ice skate at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium Park. With a fantastic skyscraper view and music playing through the speakers, there’s nothing more magical than ice skating in the middle of Chicago.

    On the rink, it’s all about the fashion, so to help you dress for this traditional experience, we crafted a list of essentials for the perfect ice-skating ensemble. Not only will you be warm while you skate, but you’ll have heads turning every time you step onto the ice.

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Work & Money

5 Apps Changing The Way You Spend Money

By Koa Beck Back in the Day When my grandmother lived in New York City in the 1940s, she paid 10 cents to ride the subway and complained about the cost. In the 1950s, she started using tokens (which cost a whopping 15 cents) — a nifty change in how she purchased transportation. Thirty years later, my father had credit read