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Party Pics: Chicago's Coolest Gals Fete One Awesome Blog

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    Feelin' the Monday blues? We've got just the cure to take you back to the weekend mind-set. Last Thursday night, Chicago's fashion set braved the heat and flocked to hot spot Ada St. to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Mid/Wasteland. The cutting-edge blog partied in style with cool cocktails, bites from Glazed & Infused, and beats from Crossfader Kings. Stylish guests included Meghan Goulette of Sunda and Underground, eDrop-Off's Chelsea Lavin, and model Megan Lewis. Partygoers nabbed limited-edition tote bags filled with Goorin Bros. hats and Pop Chips. Click through to check out the pics for an afternoon break full of fashion fun.

    Photo: Brian Kravets

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Oscar De La Renta, Dead At 82

Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer and entrepreneur, has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer, ABC News and WWD report. The designer was born in the Dominican Republic in 1932 and rose to fame in the '60s when he dressed Jacqueline Kennedy. He went on to outfit several other first ladies, including read


This Is How Fashion Girls Do Halloween

Halloween is ultimately what you make of it. Some spare no expense crafting the perfect couple's costume while others play the holiday on the cheap — embracing their thrifty side with drugstore buys and repurposed clothing that they already own. If you're in the former category, Charlotte Olympia's limited edition "Trick read