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Chicago’s Essential Cozy Locales

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Chicagoans don’t fear the cold — otherwise we’d live in L.A. or Austin. Instead, we just wrap ourselves in chunky sweaters and continue to hit our favorite haunts all winter long. Here’s something else to keep you toasty during the cold months: A list of the snuggest spots, nooks, and crannies where you can hole up to tide you over. Welcome to the Windy City’s essential cozy locales, freshly updated for your 2023 holiday season.