SO DEAD Lookbook 2017

SO DEAD was founded in Chicago in 2016. Their second collection was released on July, 23rd. These new pieces present our first venture into cut and sew. This collection was made to stand out from any predecessor. I feel like what sets us apart from other brands, particularly in Chicago, is that we ourselves aren’t…

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The Rebirth of Cubacub

by Aiden Kent The day after performing in renowned Chicago artist Heather Lynn’s rock opera, “Templehead”, Sky Cubacub was buried alive. One warm May evening, Cubacub, who uses gender neutral pronouns they/them, invited more than 30 artists and friends to their small studio space in Chicago’s North Center neighborhood. Outside, a rusted chain link fence…

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CHC Collection: Minimalism Defined

by Amy Schmidt In 2016, we have become accustomed to fast-fashion and mass-production of goods. We expect everything to be at the lowest price, and the quickest delivery. Chelli Look, the founder and sole seamstress of CHC, a collection of handcrafted leather goods, sees things differently. She designs and crafts each piece of her collection…

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