DIY V-Day, Layering Love, & More We're Buzzing About This Week

If you don't have plans for V-Day yet, we've got the perfect idea for you: Throw a love-filled party! And, this DIY guide will help you through everything — from a cocktail recipe to decoration how-tos, you'll be sure to impress the lovers and friends in your life. (Glossed & Found)
Calling all truffle lovers! Get your fill of the decadent ingredient at Vie's third annual Black Truffle Dinner. Chef Paul Virant will be cooking up all sorts of delicacies — think smoked scallops, ravioli, and farm hen — all with a dash of truffle, of course. The event kicks off on February 21, but call 708-246-2082 now to get your reservations. (Vie)
We've already talked up Chi-Town Fashionista's Closet Conversations, but now the video series is getting a little wacky — in a good way. Check out the blog reel to see what it's like behind the scenes of filming, and, of course, for more peeks at those amazing wardrobes. (Chitown Fashionista)
Layering is one of the hottest (and longest lasting!) trends, but it can be tricky to pull off in chilly weather without looking too bulky. We can't get enough of this chic combo, which is the perfect way to pull off a thick sweater. (See Jane)
If you're sick of this winter slush, you're not alone — we're just plain over the puffy-coats-and-boots combo. Click through this gallery of your fellow Chicagoans braving the elements and feel the camaraderie. (Chicagoist)
Photos: Via Glossed & Found, See Jane

More from Chicago


R29 Original Series