Nov 19 2018

Santa photos coming to MegMade!

No long holiday lines, no generic Santa scene, just picture-perfect holiday portraits, and a festive experience your kids will never forget. (Get ready for lots of ‘likes’ on your Instagram feed- these will be anything but #basic!) My friend, Jenny Grimm, a published family photographer in Chicago, is going to be taking them! And part of the proceeds will be going toward charity, which makes me so happy! So, this is what you get for $95: For every portrait session booked, a...

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Sep 25 2017

7 Fall Traditions in Chicago

Fall is my favorite season!  I LOVE fall clothes, weather, colors and just about anything else associated with Fall!  Chicago has unlimited things to do in all seasons but here are a couple of the fall events/destinations that are a must. Although none of these are in particular order I would definitely rate Bengstons as number 1.  This place has it ALL!  You don’t even have to have kids to go here although having kids makes it more fun.  They have...

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Dec 08 2016

Christmas Gifts: What We are Giving this Year

We have been talking about what we are giving for Christmas this year and thought we would share some of our top choices! These are gifts that either we are giving someone on our list, or would like to receive! That's all there is to it. I hope it gives you some new ideas! Gift-giving can cause anxiety, but don't let it be stressful. Gifts can be a wonderful way of showing love to those around you, and it doesn't...

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Nov 23 2016

December 1st: Holiday Party at MegMade!

On Thursday, December 1st, we are returning with our second annual MegMade Holiday Party: Deck Your Halls! Last year we had an absolute blast. We had a vintage photo booth, food and drinks, and of course, lots of holiday decorations and cheer! It's a wonderful time of year, and we want to be a part of your celebrations by offering up discounts between 10% and 75% off on all our pieces. This is our biggest sale of the year and we hope you...

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Oct 28 2016

5 Favorite Fall Trends

Can we all agree that fall clothes are the best clothes? You can get creative with layers but not have to then cover it all up with a down jacket. You get to wear booties and scarves and sweaters and everything is comfy cozy. You just can't beat it! We have been having some perfect fall weather and getting to break out our favorites pieces. Here are some trends this fall that we are digging. Low Block Heels We are all tall...

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Sep 30 2016

10 Reasons We Love Fall

Fall Fashion photos via The Everygirl You've got to be with me on this one, right?? Fall is the season with the best clothes. It's not even a competition. You have the most options because you can layer without getting hot, but not have to cover up your cute outfit with a parka. It's the season of sneaks, booties, flannel, and hats and I love every moment of it. 2. Holidays Halloween and Thanksgiving are two of the best holidays all year, if...

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