Subscribe & Save!
Subscribe now and save 50% off the cover price of the Indianapolis Monthly magazine.


Read More

My Look: Suede Shoes

“They’re my lucky shoes. Their trial run was the 2012 slating convention, where I spoke in front of 500 people. It worked out—I was elected.”

Read More

A Rusted Development: The Inventorialist

Here, owner Kristofer Bowman arranges oddities into quirky-beautiful vignettes. One wall displays antlers, track-and-field medals, a Chinese Checkers board, and more.

Read More

Meet the Makers: Melissa and Malakai of Compass Clothes

A local couple sells handmade macramé sandals on the canal to support their vagabond lifestyle.

Read More

Everywhere We Look: Critter Prints

A trio of animal-centric styles from 14 Districts to the Fashion Mall.

Read More

Which Indiana Lake Is Right For You?

Whelmed by the options among lakes Michigan, Monroe, Patoka, Tippecanoe, Wawasee, and more? Click here.

Read More

Wanted: Sunglasses That Give Tinted Love

Clockwise from top: Chanel, $340; Dior, $335; Prada, $290; Tom Ford, $395; Eyebobs, $75; Chanel, $380; Gucci, $375; Dior, $335; Prada, $345. Eyebobs from Raleigh Limited, Fashion Mall, 317-844-1148,; all others from Saks Fifth Avenue, Fashion Mall, 317-816-0171,

Read More

The Shopportunist: Prices Slashed at 8FIFTEEN

How do I love these 75-percent-off shoes? Let me count the ways.

Read More

Wanted: Graced Swing Dress

I love how this gauzy little number with a gorgeously bejeweled collar could be dressed up with strappy gold heels and a cuff bracelet or down with flat sandals and little to no jewelry.

Read More

The Shopportunist: Jewels in July (For Less)

At the Moyer sale two years ago, I got a beautiful Judith Ripka knuckle-duster for 50 percent off!

Read More

Loose Change: A Local Alternative to Athleta Stretches Your Dollar

“I go more for what feels good and what lasts,” says owner Shelly Petrowski, “because I know that these days, what we work out in is our outfit for the entire day.”

Read More

My Look: Combat Boots

“I’ve recently gone back to the same haircut I had when I was 6. True fashion people need a great haircut.”

Read More

Lacquered Up: Northside's Little Nail Shop

For Tinseltown-style digits, add blingy Minx decals like fishnet, houndstooth, and metallic lace.

Read More

My Look: Edgy Heels

“I won’t wear shoes in public before I practice in them. I’ll cook in them, walk around the house, whatever.”

Read More

My Look: Gingham Dress

“This aqua is a quintessential midcentury color. It reminds me of that time when everyone had a whole pink or blue kitchen.”

Read More

For Sail: 5 Great Lake Boats

Today’s pontoons must pull double duty. Buyers want both space for a dozen people and enough horsepower to pull the kids on skis.