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Truth: There are many awesome reasons to live in the Windy City, but growing a garden is certainly not one of them. With that in mind, we tapped the experts at the super-cool Sprout Home store to show us 5 types of urban gardens you can cultivate yourself — no lawn required. From gorgeous terrariums to indoor herb plants, greener pastures are, indeed, ahead.
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Alexa Chung is never one to slip up on the red carpet — even when wearing hard-to-pull-off trends like mock necks. And, we find it doubly impressive how the It Brit also translates that same irreverent feel to her off-duty styles.
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