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Design Your Perfect Bag at Laudi Vidni

Design Your Perfect Bag at Laudi Vidni

| May 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Laudi Vidni Co-Founder and CEO, Laura Kofoid, and her business partner, Grace Tsao-Wu, could not find a bag that they actually like so they came up with the idea of a custom handbag that will express their personal style. In 2009 they opened up a custom leather handbags store, Laudi Vidni, located in Armitage and […]

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The Imperial Hotel Tour in Tokyo, Japan

The Imperial Hotel Tour in Tokyo, Japan

| December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

MY ANA trip to Tokyo arranged accommodation at the beautiful Imperial Hotel, a 120-year-old legendary landmark in Tokyo that welcomed royalties, heads of state, and world and business leaders. This grand hotel located in central Tokyo at the Hibiya area around Japan’s Royal Palace corner. This hotel houses 17 restaurants and a plaza with shops […]

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Day Trip to Kyoto (from Tokyo) with ANA

Day Trip to Kyoto (from Tokyo) with ANA

| November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

It is 372 miles from Tokyo to Kyoto. So we took an ANA flight and landed to the nearest airport in Osaka. After 60 minutes of the bus ride, we arrived in Kyoto, Japan. First stop, is a quaint roadside restaurant for a traditional 4-course kaiseki meal. Fresh vegetables, seafood, tofu, rice, and soup. A […]

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ivivva Coast to Coast Summer Festival – Chicago

ivivva Coast to Coast Summer Festival – Chicago

| July 1, 2016 | 1 Comment

It’s a great time to be a girl! After all, the world’s thinking is a lot less male-dominated, and women are slowly getting easier access to rights and opportunities, unlike the women before us who had to live or watch other women fight for gender equality for most of their lives. Still, our world has […]

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Get lulled to sleep with LULL

Get lulled to sleep with LULL

| June 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

We partnered with Lull Mattress, Premium Memory Foam Mattress, and we received a queen-sized piece of heaven! Not very often you hear people change their mattresses until backs are breaking because of one big reason: Mattress purchases are bank-breaking luxury spending, so people tend to hand-down used mattresses to families and friends instead. Imagine the […]

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A Tour at Bow Truss Coffee Roasters

A Tour at Bow Truss Coffee Roasters

| April 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

Check out our Chicagonista visit to Bow Truss Coffee Roasters, a local coffee company who recently expanded to Beverly Hills in California. Check out all their other locations here. You must try the Lavander-infused cappuccino and nitro cold brew. When in their Lakeview location, visit the Bunny, The Micro Bakery goodies that complement Bow Truss’ javas! My […]

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Start 2016 with a Healthy New You with the American Heart Association – Go Red For Women #YouGoGirl

Start 2016 with a Healthy New You with the American Heart Association – Go Red For Women #YouGoGirl

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

I have taken the time to take care of my parents, kids, husband, and now it’s got to be my turn! It has to be my turn and now it’s your turn, too! So I’m excited to share with you that MJ Tam and I were asked to partner with American Heart Association for the […]

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Must-See Shows this Holiday in Chicago

Must-See Shows this Holiday in Chicago

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Keep on with tradition The Nutcracker has been a significant holiday show to Chicagoans kicking-off their holidays with their families so the thought of the Nutcracker ending was a  bit concerning. It was a tradition for so many who have seen it for almost a decade. So, YES – this is the final year that […]

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A Fall Color Trend Sneak Peek with Revlon #LoveIsOn

A Fall Color Trend Sneak Peek with Revlon #LoveIsOn

| August 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The #ChicagonistaLIVE Show is excited to partner with REVLON and Walgreens for the exciting #LoveIsOn Summer Pop-Up Shop event along with our event co-host SoChicLife who invited fabulous local Beauty & Lifestyle blogger friends and spent a wonderful day filming the event video with us. With FALL up ahead, we were excited to get a sneak peek of […]

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#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Peninsula Chicago Hotel kicked-off the summer with The Terrace #LuxuryRedefined party that wow-ed us all!

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