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The perfect wardrobe is not complete without a one-of-a-kind piece that makes you feel like solid gold every time you wear it. But, seriously, who said you have to stop at just one coveted item? So, to help you curate the most enviable closet ever, we've put together a guide complete with seven of Chicago's best vintage shops — where one woman's trash is your newfound treasure. Whether it's a rockin' old-school LBD or slipping on a pair of killer pumps, you'll never get caught wearing the same ensemble as someone else again.
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Wearing yellow gold with white gold with silver with oxidized silver with platinum has been a contentious jewelry topic for decades. Is metal-mixing a fashion faux pas, or is it just plain fashionable? Some shun the mere idea, but the many-metals aesthetic — which first gained popularity between 1935 and 1950 — read