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Author: Jamie Ludwig

Jamie Ludwig is a nationally-published writer and editor living in Chicago. She currently works as a media consultant and as an editor at ChicagoMusic.org. Ask her about live music, beauty and wellness, coffee, and the city's diverse culture and hospitality scenes.

A Shave and a Haircut, Chicago Style

Monday, June 30, 2014 12:00 AM by Jamie Ludwig

Merchant and Rhoades

In recent years, men's style and personal grooming have become increasingly hot topics. As a result, high-quality men's barbershops are more in demand than ever. Still, for many men it can be hard to know where to turn for a great cut expertly executed in an environment that matches their sensibilities. Thankfully, for men traveling to Chicago or locals looking for a change of pace, the city has barbershops to match any taste, whether they run toward luxury pampering, contemporary style, or the traditional shave and a haircut.

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