MATH WHIZ: Division tables may not be your strong point, but you can practice (or pretend) with the Pop Quiz Math Clock. Each hour is marked by a simple math problem and has a face that resembles a chalkboard; It’s like we’re in school all over again. Get it at the Art Institute of Chicago Shop.
Pop Quiz Math Clock
Test your math skillz while telling time
By KIM PEIFFER
Published at 5:32 AM CST on Dec 9, 2009 | Updated at 5:20 PM CST on Dec 10, 2009
NAUGHTY OR NICE: Everyone dreads the idea of getting coal in their stocking, but this bag of coal from Crate and Barrel is a whole different situation. Inside the stitched felt bag you’ll find licorice candy – a lot better than what used to come in there in the old days. Available here.
FISHING FOR A DEAL: Get in the fashion loop this week at Perchance Boutique on Southport. The stylish store is hosting a Christopher Fischer trunk show all week long; think sweaters, cardigans, lots of cashmere and most importantly – gifts with purchase.