TIED UP: A recycled neck tie becomes a one-of-a-kind gold and blue wallet for a mere $28. PETA would be so proud of your anti-leather pocketbook. Available at Renegade Handmade; 1924 W. Division St; www.renegadehandmade.com
Another use for business attire
By KIM PEIFFER
Forgo traditional leather for this necktie wallet
Updated at 10:15 AM CDT on Saturday, Oct 10, 2009
MESH AND SATIN UNITE: Contrasting mesh layers, satin rouching and an open back with satin straps add to the intrigue of this unique Kristen Dress by Wink. We’ve never seen anything quite like it, so we’re digging it. Get it at She Boutique.
COUTURE AND CAVIAR: This exclusive green pink caviar tote by artist Marilyn Minter can be yours, and you’ll be helping to support breast cancer with your purchase. It’ll be the talk of the town. Get it from Intermix.
WEEKEND SALE: For two days only, score discounts on over 600 items at the Victorinox Swiss Army sample sale at His Stuff. Saturday, October 10 and Sunday, October 11. His Stuff; 3162 N. Broadway Ave; 773.281.6111
EARLY TO RISE: Setting your alarm Saturday may not be so hard with the Le Dress early bird fall special sale. Get 30 percent off any one item at 10 a.m., plus additional discounts (the less discount the later it gets) until 4 p.m. Le Dress; 1741 W. Division St; 773.697.9899 ledresschicago.com