• Onsite Seamstress Team

    The Shop maintains a full time staff of skilled seamstresses to ensure custom fit and convenient alterations. Ensure a perfect fit every time, without lifting a finger.

  • Boutique Lines

    We carry a curated selection of boutique lines including Lela Rose, Rebecca Vallance, Charo Ruiz, Ann Mashburn, Zimmermann, and more. Browse seasonal wardrobe picks, shoes, accessories, and fine jewelry.

  • Stylish Tradition

    Founded a century ago, The Lake Forest Shop was opened by socialite Margaret Baxter Foster with pieces she overbought during an extravagant shopping spree with Coco Chanel. The rest is history.

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Nicole Carrabine is honored to accept ownership of the historic Lake Forest Shop, which represents the most iconic fashion history any Chicago-area boutique has to offer.

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