Laura Haberman, Jade, Opened Feb 2005
-tell us a bit about your shop and inspiration to open
My shop is a reflection of me and my evolving style. I am not quitebohemian, but definitely have a more laid-back, west coast style. Ienjoy letting my customers by creative with fashion, but not be a slaveto every trend that comes by.
-what item is currently on your covet list?
A floor length, bright tomato red, T-Bags dress for summer.
-what item could you not resist buying for yourself ?
M Missoni printed espadrilles.
-who is your personal "it" designer right now?
Mara Hoffman though she's been around for a few years.
-what is your recommendation for designers who want to be carried in your store?
Send well put together look books, or photos, call and be passionateabout your work.
-what is the biggest trend that is currently impaction your buying decisions?
Dresses in all shapes and sizes are still huge for upcoming seasons soi have to make sure to not buy the same style over and over because you don’t want to buy into just one style..... it can get out of hand!
1557 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622