This week: Trunk Club’s Esquire Collection, Kala Salon’s one-year anniversary, Clever Alice’s pop-up shop and Bloomingdales’ newly renovated space at The 900 N. Michigan Shops.
Trunk Club’s Esquire Collection (above) is helping Chicago guys stay sharp this season. The limited-edition trunk, curated by Esquire’s editors and Trunk Club’s team, arrives at doorsteps piled high with pieces from AG Jeans, Billy Reid, Bespoke, Barbour, Gant Rugger, L.B.M 1911 and Vince. $125-$695, 325 W. Ohio; Trunkclub.com/esquire
Starting Aug. 30, step into Bloomingdales’ newly renovated space at The 900 N. Michigan Shops. The store’s first floor is packed with cosmetics, accessories, fine jewelry and handbags, and on levels two and three, you’ll find men’s and women’s fashion — and a totally new shoe department, sprawled across 14,000 square feet. Bloomingdales.com
Pick up your fall essentials and discover new designers at online-based boutique Clever Alice’s pop-up shop Aug. 28-Sept. 1, and take up to 75 percent off looks from more than 40 labels, including Muuba, Anna Hovet and SNOA. 17 E. Pearson; Cleveralice.com