Chicago, Illinos - Shopping

Take your pick between high end shops, big malls, bargain boutiques or vintage clothing shops. Whether you’re shopping on The Magnificent Mile on Michigan Avenue, State Street, Water Tower Place, The Merchandise Mart or The Woodfield Mall, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for!

The Magnificent Mile

A mile of exclusive luxury shops along North Michigan Avenue: Gucci, Escada, Prada, Cartier and all the other internationally famous high-end shops are represented here.

AddressNorth Michigan Avenue, Chicago

Water Tower Place

This is sophisticated shopping in a spectacular eight-level atrium building. Situated across from the Chicago Water tower, which is one of the only surviving structures of the 1871 great Chicago fire. There are restaurants and a cinema onsite.

Address835 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Phone+1 312 440 3166
Opening hoursMon-Sat 10.00-9.00 Sun 11.00-18.00

Woodfield Mall

Surround yourself with fashion, food, and fun with the most distinctive collection of shopping, dining and entertainment. Woodfield has the finest collection of department stores and specialty shops in the Great Lakes region including Nordstrom, Macy's, Lord & Taylor, JCPenney, Sears and nearly 300 stores and restaurants.

Phone+1 847-330-1537
Opening hoursMon to Sat 10am - 9pm Sun 11am - 6pm
Public TransportThe Bus Stop is located at Entrance 1, Lower Level near JCPenney. The Village of Schaumburg offers a free trolley service Friday, Saturday and Sunday during mall hours (holiday hours vary). A trolley schedule can be found at:


SARCA is high fashion in the heart of Chicago. This upscale boutique offers women exclusive lines from top international designers.

Phone+1 312 255 0900
Opening hoursMonday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
More InfoClosed temporarily for renovation. E-mail for current address.


High-end women's boutique carrying a mix of American, European and Japanese designs and named after owner Ikram Goldman, who has styled Chicago's elite women.

Address15 East Huron Street
Phone+1 312 587 1000
Opening hoursMonday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Goorin Bros.

Four generations of the Goorin family have been bringing quality headwear to the U.S. for over 100 years. These hat makers have two locations in Chicago.

Address3243 N. Broadway
Phone+1 773 348-4287
Opening hoursMonday-Friday from 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
More InfoAlso located in Wicker Park at 1533 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Haberdash EDC

This high-end men's fashion boutique will be coming to The Loop in the fall of 2013, offering the great brands available on the haberdash online store.

Address150 W. Roosevelt Road

Chicago Premium Outlets

Enjoy discounts on your favorite brands at 120 outlet stores, such as Banana Republic, Calvin Klein, J. Crew and Kenneth Cole.

Address1650 Premium Outlets Blvd, Aurora
Phone+1 630 585 2200
Opening hoursMonday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Century Shopping Centre

This seven-level vertical shopping center was originally built as a 3,000-seat theater in the 1920s. It now houses a seven-screen theater complex housed on the center's upper floors as well as the Aveda Institute of Chicago, a CVS pharmacy and shops offering personal services. Parking is available in the garage adjacent to the mall.

Address2828 North Clark Street #44


Leaders 1354 has been Chicago's leading source for streetwear since 2002. Located in Wicker Park, Leaders 1354 also has a web store where you can order online.

Address672 N Wells Street
Phone+1 312 787-7144
Opening hoursMonday-Friday from 12 p.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-8 p.m., and Sunday 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

Block Thirty Seven

Five stories and an entire city block of shopping, dining and entertainment, Block Thirty Seven is located in the heart of the Loop in downtown Chicago. Browse contemporary goods at shops like Akira, Eileen Fisher, and Sabon.

Address108 N. State St.
Phone+1 312 261 4700

The Shops at Northbridge

These four levels of world-class shops and restaurants encompass seven blocks of the Magnificent Mile

Address520 North Michigan Avenue
Phone+1 312 327 2300
Opening hoursMonday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Randolph Street Market

Vintage is always vogue at the Randolph Street Market Festival, home to the Chicago Antique Market, Indie Designer Market, Modern Vintage Chicago and the Holiday Market. Enjoy music, food and drinks as you browse.

Address1350 block of West Randolph Street
Opening hours2013: July 27-28, August 24-25 and September 28-29

Garrett Popcorn Shop

We continue to use only the highest quality ingredients from area producers as we handcraft our gourmet popcorn in old-fashioned copper kettles. We strive to deliver the same popcorn today that customers first talked about in 1949. What makes Garrett Popcorn so special? We hot air pop our signature blend of kernels, which we then mix into our secret family recipes. Every batch is handmade daily and the result is an irresistible snacking sensation, which has generated lines of historic proportions outside of our retail locations for decades.

Address401 N Michigan Ave Ste 1700 Chicago, IL 60611-4256
Phone+1 312-943-4200
Opening hoursMon-Thurs 10am-9pm Fri-Sat 9am-10pm Sun 9am-08pm
More InfoExperience first hand why Garrett Popcorn Shops® has been a Chicago Tradition Since 1949.

The Merchandise Mart

Although, many of the Mart's showrooms are only open to design trade professionals, there are 30 luxury kitchen and bath showrooms called LuxeHome located on the Mart's first floor that are open to the general public. The Merchandise Mart also hosts several trade shows each year that are open to trade professionals.

Address222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Phone+1 800 677 6278
Public TransportBrown or Purple Line to Merchandise Mart stop

Bloomingdale’s Building

This is an eight-story shopping structure with upscale, luxury shops, including the Chicago flagship Bloomingdale’s location. It also houses restaurants and cinemas.

Address900 North Michigan, Chicago
Phone+1 312 915 3916
Opening hoursMon-Sat 10.00-19.00, Sun 12.00-18.00

Broadway & Clark Street

An assortment of chic, funky shops extend for several blocks west on Broadway, and north and south on Clark Street. Vintage clothing shops, stylish one-of-a-kind boutiques, and edgy shops with motorcycle gear inspired clothes and accessories all converge in these few blocks.

Address3200 North Clark, Chicago
Opening hours10.00-18.00 for most shops
More InfoAt the intersection of Clark & Belmont

Piper's Alley

Having undergone several renovations over the years, this four-story mall located in historical Old Town Chicago was originally built in the 1970s. In addition to containing restaurants and shops, it is also the home to Second City, the renowned improvisational comedy group that has launched the careers of several famous comedians, such as SNL stars Chris Farley, John Belushi, Dan Akroyd and Tina Fey as well as "The Office" star Steve Carell. Catch a show today to glimpse tomorrow's comedy stars. Paid parking is available in the garage adjacent to the mall.

Address210 W. North Avenue
Phone+1 312 337 0436

Andersonville Galleria

Part gallery, part boutique mall, find virtually everything at one of the nearly 100 locally-owned shops located at Andersonville Galleria. Located in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood, find food, clothing, accessories, and home furnishings at one of these unique stores.

Address5247 North Clark Street
Phone+1 773 878 8570
Public TransportRed Line to Berwyn stop

American Girl Place

If you have a daughter, niece, or relative who is a fan of dolls, you must stop and visit the American Girl Place while in Chicago. Specializing in custom dolls to fit given physical descriptions as well as story-centric dolls, American Girl has the perfect gift for any little girl. Choose from hundreds of options including skin color, hair color and style, outfit, eye color, and a plethora of other options. Also onsite is a restaurant, photo studio, doll hair salon, and plenty of souvenirs. Check their website before visiting for special offers.

Address835 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
Phone+1 877 247 5223
Opening hoursMonday-Thursday: 10a.m. - 8p.m.; Friday-Saturday: 9a.m. - 9p.m.; Sunday: 9a.m. - 6p.m. (hours can vary by season; call ahead to make sure store is open)
TicketsFor special events, visit for various options and prices.