• No, that’s not a wreath. Crocheted and beaded necklace by Maria Calderara, available at robinrichman.com.

Plenty of holiday sale action this week:

TONIGHT: Shop local designers and boutiques alongside “Chicago’s finest Fashionistas, Trendsetters, Society, Media and PR” at the Snow Ball from 6 to 10 PM at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel. Admission is free and the guest list is closed, but if you say the password “Boodles” at check-in you can still enter.