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  • Guide to Chicago: August 7-13

    Guide to Chicago: August 7-13

    Live music,  arts/crafts, and #eeeeeats adorn The North Halstead area of Chicago on Saturday & Sunday for Market Days. See the full lineup here. Chicago Hot Dog Fest 8/7, 5pm: No matter how you...

  • Guide to Miami: August 7-13

    Guide to Miami: August 7-13

    Fabulous First Friday at Museum of Science   8/7, 7pm: Laser lights and star gazing to a soundtrack of Pink Floyd, Bob Marley and The Beatles? Jumpstart your weekend with a late night Planetarium...

  • Meet Our Friend: Candice Galek

    Meet Our Friend: Candice Galek

    Meet Bikini Luxe founder and Freehand friend, Candice Galek! Born and raised on the sunny beaches of South Florida, Candice is the ultimate bikini geek and believes the only thing better than...

  • Sneak Peek: The Penthouse

    Sneak Peek: The Penthouse

    We’re moving on up and heading straight to the top with our new Chicago Penthouse Suites! Our posh pads come stacked as private duplexes equipped with a queen or king bed...

  • GFxFreehand Sleepover

    GFxFreehand Sleepover

    Who said slumber parties are just for kids? Back in June, Graham Kostic of Glossed & Found invited some of Chicago’s very own tastemakers and socialites for some pure unadulterated...

  • Guide to Chicago: July 31-August 6

    Guide to Chicago: July 31-August 6

    Heading to Lollapalooza this weekend? Everything you need to know about this weekend’s festival is here. Temporary Tattoos with Gold Ink + Gin & Juice Party 7/31, 4pm & 5pm: Kick off your Lolla...

  • Guide to Miami: July 31-August 6

    Guide to Miami: July 31-August 6

    Critical Mass + Jazz@MOCA 7/31, 7pm & 8pm: Grab a bike and explore the 3-0-5 on a 16-mile ride through Miami’s favorite neighborhoods. (Free) Park your bike and  make a pitstop along the...

  • Meet Our Friend: Brian Guadagno

    Meet Our Friend: Brian Guadagno

    Meet Raw Elements founder, Brian Guadagno! Brian has been an ocean lifeguard for 20 years and through this experiences, he’s used just about every sunscreen imaginable and was very dissatisfied their...

  • Guide to Lollapalooza ’15

    Guide to Lollapalooza ’15

    What happens when you throw thousands of music lovers into Grant Park for a three-day cultural experience? You get Lollapalooza! This year, the festival is kicking off with performances by...

  • Swim Week 2015 Recapp’d

    Swim Week 2015 Recapp’d

    New York Fashion Week may be cool, but everything’s hotter in Miami – especially Miami Swim Week! #FreeSwim was a huge success this year. We hit 10K followers on Instagram,...

  • Guide to Chicago: July 24-30

    Guide to Chicago: July 24-30

    Adults Night Out 7/24, 6:30pm: Witness what happens when Lincoln Park Zoo opens its door to adults after dark. ($15-$18) Pay-What-You-Want Walking Tours 7/25, 10am: Explore The Windy City with a guided walking tour through some of Chicago’s...

  • Guide to Miami: July 24-30

    Guide to Miami: July 24-30

    Dive-In Movies 7/24, 5:30pm: We’re putting “dinner and a movie” on the back-burner and catching a flick in the pool! Kickoff your weekend and splash your way to Grapeland Park to get...

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