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Need a quick fashion fix? The Chicago Sidewalk Sale, today and tomorrow in Daley Plaza from 10 AM to 3 PM (with a fashion show at noon), features fresh, home-grown talent like Michelle Tan, Trois Chemises Couture, and Veronica Riley Martens, as well as clothes and accessories from a smattering of local boutiques.

Horn necklace by Veronica Riley Martens