Best of 2018: Services

In a city as vibrant as Chicago, making everyday decisions — where to order dinner, get a haircut, push your kids on the swings — can feel downright dizzying. Enter our (eighth annual!) Best Of awards: You shared your favorite spaces and places, we tallied the votes, and together we’ll celebrate all that makes our beloved communities shine.

Here are the Best of 2018: Services winners:

Best Floral Delivery (City)

Flowers for Dreams

1812 W. Hubbard St., Chicago, 312-620-1410

Get beautiful floral arrangements from Flowers for Dreams. As an added bonus, each bouquet sold benefits a local charity.

Best Floral Delivery (Suburbs)

The Flower Shop in Glencoe

693 Vernon Ave., Glencoe, 847-835-5390

The Flower Shop in Glencoe offers gorgeous floral arrangements with an unexpected touch to make each one unique.

Best Jewelry Repair (City)

Steve Quick Jeweler

4710 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, 773-751-0034; 2471 N. Clark St., Chicago, 773-404-0034; 1909 W. Division St., Chicago, 773-342-0034

If you’re in a pinch with your rings or necklaces, our readers recommend going to Steve Quick Jeweler to get them fixed up.

Best Jewelry Repair (Suburbs)

Franz Jewelers Ltd.

1220 Meadow Road, Northbrook, 847-272-4100

From jewelry repair services to engraving services to complementary cleaning services, Franz Jewelers in Northbrook is our readers’ top pick.

Best Movers (Tie)

First Class Moving & Storage

3060 Commercial Ave., Northbrook, 800-704-0242

Happ Movers, Inc.

2942 Glenview Road, Glenview, 847-724-3353

Tied for first place, First Class Moving & Storage and Happ Movers both offer exceptional moving services.

Best Pet Grooming

Wags on Willow

300 Happ Road, Northfield, 847-272-2918

Get your furry friend cleaned, groomed, and pampered at Wags on Willow.

Best Travel Agent

Complete Travel & Cruises

6435 Dempster St., Morton Grove, 847-966-0800

Booking a big trip for the end of the year? Our readers recommend going to Complete Travel & Cruises in Morton Grove for planning services.