SHOPPING DISTRICTS


Magnificent Mile

It is not called Magnificent Mile for just any reason, this shopping mecca is truly magnificent. Lined with high end boutiques, department stores, and a couple malls, you can shop for days here. Find out more...

Location: in Near North Side on North Michigan Avenue (click here for the map)

Size: huge (>150)

Looking to spend: $$-$$$$

OAK STREET SHOPPING DISTRICT

Luxury brands and designer labels are sprinkled all along Oak Street. There are quite a few high-end bridal boutiques as well as a few luxury menswear and couture boutiques. Find out more...

Location: in Near North Side, at the north end of Magnificent Mile (click here for the map) 

Size: medium (20-50)

Looking to spend: $$$$

Jewelers Row 

The name says it all! South Wabash is filled with jewelry stores, one after the other. Find out more...

Location: in The Loop on South Wabash (click here for the map)

Size: medium (20-50)

Looking to spend: $$$$

 


Southport Corridor 

This shopping district is a great place to shop to get away from Miracle Mile and find a wonderful mix of small local boutiques, small brand, and big brand name stores. Find out more...

Location: in Lake View, on N Southport Ave. Near Wrigley Field (click here for the map)

Size: small (<20)

Looking to spend: $$-$$$

 State Street "The Great Street" 

State Street is not as pricey as other shopping districts but still has a wide selection of big brand names to choose from. There is also a mall called Block 37 on State & Washington with more big brand stores. Find out more...

Location: in The Loop on State Street (click here for the map)

Size: medium (20-50)

Looking to spend: $-$$$

Fashion Triangle

A hip little part of town where 3 large streets converge and make the Fashion Triangle. Consignment stores, local boutiques, and small brand names take main stage in the triangle. Find out more...

Location: about 15 minute drive from the Loop in Bucktown/Wicker Park (click here for the map)

Size: medium (20-50)

Looking to spend: $$-$$$


West Armitage Avenue 

Chicago W Armitage Ave. is a short drive or L ride from the Magnificent Mile and has something for everyone, from big & small brand names to awesome local boutiques. Find out more...

Location: about 15 minute drive from Magnificent Mile in Lincoln Park (click here for the map)

Size: small (<20)

Looking to spend: $$-$$$

West Division Street

West Division has a small selection but is a great place to find gifts and clothes for the kids! Though many of the stores focus on kids clothes and toys there are great boutiques for men and women. Find out more...

Location: about 15 min from Miracle Mile in Wicker Park on West Division St. (click here for the map)

Size: small (<20)

Looking to spend: $-$$$


If you are in the Neighborhood...

  • Andersonville's North Clark Street: The cutest little Swedish Chicago suburb, this area is the best for only local and no chains. Definitely worth a visit! Location: about 20 minutes from Miracle Mile, in Andersonville, Size: medium (20-50), Looking to spend: $-$$

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