By Jenny Berg Posted December 4, 2013, 7:45 AM EST
CHICAGO The Holiday Chic Suite, a lush pop-up space at the 900 Shops on Chicago's Michigan Avenue, is rife with ideas for D.I.Y. office gatherings or home entertaining this season. Overseen by Debi Lilly of A Perfect Event, the setup has a station for D.I.Y. gift-wrapping, a lounge area draped in furry throws, and a place for kids to stay busy with festive activities. Here are nine ideas for holiday events.