Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Chicago’s Walgreens flagship will have nail and eyebrow bars, Blake Lively launches a cupcake for Sprinkles Chicago, and more

Today Walgreens will open the Loop flagship store on 151 N. State St which boast nail and eyebrow bars, a cafe with fresh-brewed coffee, breads and pastries; a juice, sushi and smoothie bar and wine! A girls’ dream!

Also another two-story Walgreens will open at the old Borders location at 2817 N. Clark St.

Sprinkles Cupcakes has just launched a new flavor - S'more from now until February 6th in partnership with Blake Lively (above), using her favorite ingredients.

It is a S'more graham cracker-lined Belgian dark chocolate cake filled with bittersweet chocolate ganache and topped with toasted marshmallow frosting.

Sprinkles is donating 100% of the proceeds of the sale of the S'more Cupcake to Oxfam ( Oxfam works to create lasting solutions to the injustice of poverty).

Johnson Publishing the publisher of Ebony and Jet plans to move to the top floors of the Borg-Warner Building. It surly will be missed on 8th and Michigan.

Photo via JKLS PR

Also yours truly has been nominated as best dressed at the Chicago Blogger Network's Rent the Runway party. Go vote for me! Top right picture, click and it will lead you to the poll!

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