Charlie Trotter, Kate Spade, & More We're Buzzing About



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Racked interviews Kate Spade president Deborah Lloyd and brand stylist Brad Gorseki on a recent Chicago visit. See what the dynamic duo has to say about holiday trends, why too much glitter is never enough, and which Sound of Music character has the best style (really!). (Racked)

Chicago is still mourning the loss of world-renowned chef Charlie Trotter. Eater takes a look at Trotter's cookbook legacy, one delicious recipe at a time. (Eater)

Splash goes into the home of PAWS Chicago owner Paula Fasseas to talk about her amazing philanthropic (and furry) empire. Seriously, how can you not love a woman who saves animal lives for a living? (Splash)

Okay, this slideshow of pets in need of homes from the Chicago Tribune nearly brought us to tears (are you sensing an animal theme here?). Since we can't take home all 100 of these adorable fur balls, perhaps you can help us out. (Chicago Tribune)

Chicago Magazine highlights the top Chicagoans doing great things in 2013. Hey, it's okay if you didn't make the cut. There's always next year. (Chicago Magazine)