michiganavemag.com - Lifestyle https://michiganavemag.com/ The Season's Can't-Miss Men's Gifts https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25051/The-Seasons-Cant-Miss-Mens-Gifts From top-notch timepieces to luxe libations and more, here are some of our favorite gifts for men this season. For the #menswear enthusiast Talk about haute horology: Swiss watchmaker Carl F.… Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0700 Why Blind Barber in the West Loop Is a Grooming Go-To https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25059/Why-Blind-Barber-in-the-West-Loop-Is-a-Grooming-Go-To Cult-favorite cuttery Blind Barber keeps it sharp in the Fulton Market District. With the Chicago debut of New York and L.A. import Blind Barber, the Fulton Market District’s mug is lit… Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0700 Behind the Daring Design of the Viceroy Hotel https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25043/Behind-the-Daring-Design-of-the-Viceroy-Hotel With an ambitious aesthetic that’s both slickly contemporary and mindful of the past, the Viceroy Chicago hotel brings serious edge to the Gold Coast. If rebirth and renewal is the tale… Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0700 The Midtown Athletic Club Strives to Be the Go-To Destination for Fitness Enthusiasts https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25028/The-Midtown-Athletic-Club-Strives-to-Be-the-Go-To-Destination-for-Fitness-Enthusiasts Combining sophisticated design with state-of-the-art facilities, the massively expanded Midtown Athletic Club is reborn as the ultimate destination for the city’s fitness-obsessed set.… Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0700 6 Luxe Hotels for an Over-The-Top Holiday Staycation https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25046/6-Luxe-Hotels-for-an-Over-The-Top-Holiday-Staycation 'Tis the season for holiday travel, which may mean exotic getaways, new places to explore, trips back home, and quality time with family. But it also may mean long lines at airports, crowded p… Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0700 The Coolest Street Art in Chicago Right Now https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/24978/The-Coolest-Street-Art-in-Chicago-Right-Now Abandoned but certainly not forgotten, the Damen Silos showcase some of the city’s most extraordinary graffiti. A series of grain silos tower over the Chicago River at the intersection… Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Sponsored by MAE: How to Approach Skincare as You Age https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/24970/Sponsored-by-MAE-How-to-Approach-Skincare-as-You-Age When it comes to caring for your face, there are measures you can take to combat aging. Dr. Epstein of MAE Plastic Surgery says the trick is starting early and staying consistent: Our bodies c… Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 What to do in the Windy City This Fall https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/24971/What-to-do-in-the-Windy-City-This-Fall From ovation-worthy films to inspiringly ambitious ideas, a trio of must-catch cultural events are giving Chicagoans plenty to cheer about this season. A scene from Steppenwolf Theatre’… Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Send in the Season with These 3 Must-Try Experiences https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/24953/Send-in-the-Season-with-These-3-Must-Try-Experiences The problem with living in one of the greatest cities in the country (okay, world) is that we rarely take advantage of all it has to offer. Tourists flock to Chicago to see our sights: The arc… Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Presented by Château D'Esclans: Five Ways to Act Like It's Summer Every Day https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/24957/Presented-by-Ch-teau-DEsclans-Five-Ways-to-Act-Like-Its-Summer-Every-Day Although Fall brings cozy sweaters and the coveted pumpkin spiced lattes, there are a few Summer staples we like to take with us into the new season. From floral prints to our favorite pink dr… Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600