Sarah Vaile and Hayley O’Hara of Sarah Whit Interior Design use artwork to make a big impact in a Winnetka home
Bring the outside in with luxury pieces made from live-edge slabs of ethically salvaged trees. A regular at Pilsen’s 2nd Fridays Gallery Nights, the Indiana-born company opened a Chicago showroom in December. Pieces start at $500. 2003 S. Halsted; Elkohardwoods.com
Pineapple Hospitality brings tropical vibes to frigid Chicago with its just-opened Loop hotel, a whimsical update to the historic Reliance Building. Check it out for its extra cozy bedding and daily pineapple cupcake service. Rooms start at $149, 1 W. Washington; Thealisechicago.com
Help Fido feel at home with the local furniture company’s new pet- and kid-friendly fabrics. In a wide range of colors, the durable textured twist and cross weave fabrics make couch stains a thing of the past. Pieces start at $800. 833 W. Armitage; Interiordefine.com
Unattached? Forget about rose petals and heart-shaped chocolates: This two-night stay, complete with Prosecco upon arrival and an itinerary from the concierge team for a night out, is a celebration of singledom.
For a quick pick-me-up — as in, three minutes or less — step into the brand-new Cryosauna at Unlimited Tan: A brief bout in the -140-degree chamber promotes natural healing, eases muscle pain, helps reduce cellulite and more.
Make it your mission this year to be stronger and healthier than ever — you’ll look and feel better by treating your body with our prescribed balance of tough love and pampering
This year, it’s all about going green. Accessories in Pantone’s official Color of the Year 2017, Greenery, bring life and color to a space despite the tundra-like conditions outside. Try lightening up with pillows ($29-$49) from Walter E. Smithe Furniture + Design. 2009 N. Clybourn; Smithe.com
Book a holiday staycation at this brand-new luxury hotel, a midcentury modern-inspired space with high-tech finishes, like a virtual reality-enhanced concierge service. Don’t miss Baptiste & Bottle, one of three Richard Sandoval restaurants in the hotel. Rooms start at $215, 101 E. Erie; Conradchicago.com
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