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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.
By now, you're probably tapped out from holiday shopping — and let's not forget about your regular bills, either. Did we mention it's only December 19? New Year's Eve is a little less than two weeks away and you have already (at least mentally) spent your next paycheck. Which means you're going to have to get thrifty read
On the East Coast, we have a few choice words — and whines — to describe the November-to-March cold. We also admit that low temps have their perks, specifically in the wardrobe department. Chunky knits! Statement coats! Knee-high boots! Meanwhile, in sunny Los Angeles, "winter" is more like a slightly cooler extension read