St. Patrick's Day attire
Make like an Irishman (or woman) with a green-flecked getup.
Dressing the part for St. Paddy’s Day doesn’t mean donning a KISS ME I’M IRISH T-shirt. Get in the spirit for Mrs. Murphy and Son’s whiskey-tasting dinner by sporting subtle green accents.
Swingy shirred pique dress, $88, at J.Crew (locations around the city, jcrew.com); kelly green Latico shoulder bag, $190, at Shebang (1616 N Damen Ave between Wabansia and North Aves, 773-486-3800, shopshebang.com); green enamel studded cuff, $42, at Banana Republic (locations around the city, bananarepublic.com); ballet flats, $69, at Nine West (locations around the city).
Jeans, $58, at Levi’s (locations around the city, levisstore.com); Penguin button-up, $69, at Untitled (2707 N Clark St between Drummond Pl and Schubert Ave, 773-404-9225 untitledshop.com); green Penguin sweater vest, $89, at Untitled; Schmoove perforated dress shoes, $135, at Untitled.
Mrs. Murphy & Sons Skip the Guinness and head straight for the whiskey, five servings of it in fact (including Bushmills 1608 Anniversary Edition), with Mrs. Murphy & Sons’ whiskey tasting dinner. You’ll need all that liquid to wash down the four courses of hearty Irish dishes. 3905 N Lincoln Ave between Byron St and Larchmont Ave. (773-248-3905, irishbistro.com). El: Brown to Addison. Bus: 11, 50, 80, 152. Thu 13, 7pm. Reservations required. $55.