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New Daley Plaza art raising awareness for breast cancer

New Daley Plaza art raising awareness for breast cancer

October 13, 2014

Planned Parenthood of Illinois unveiled a new art installation Oct. 1 at Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington St., to recognize the importance of Breast Cancer Awareness month.The hot pink 16-foot-tall bra statue ...

Women on wheels

Women on wheels

February 24, 2014

As the city’s cycling population grows, more women are seeking female-friendly bike services.A study by the League of American Bicyclists found women’s cycling gear and products accounted for a thir...

Exhibit reveals 62-year-old underwear

By Lisa Schulz

February 6, 2012

Mannequins stand tall and confident in antique lingerie, luring Michigan Avenue passers-by to sneak a peek through dressing room blinds to ogle a skin-deep selection of historic apparel offered by the Fashion Studies Collection.“Undressed: Women’s Unmentionables of the 1950s and ’60s” will be on display until March 1 in the first floor lobby of the 618 S. Michigan Ave. Building. Girdles, slips, bras, skirts, corset...

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