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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.
The word "shopping" may literally be in our job titles, but that doesn't mean we're any more on top of our holiday purchasing than everyone else. We talk the talk in our gift guides, but we're procrastinators at heart. Even if we've had our gift lists strategically mapped out since July, we have a bad habit of waiting read
The weather forecast is about as predictable as, well, the weather. Are more polar vortex conditions to come or will we get a reprieve this season? No matter: People are flocking to L.L.Bean, in stores and online, this season with a renewed vigor that doesn't seem to be exclusively a reaction to recent years' storm read