Archive for June 2011

Highlights of the 62nd Annual Old Town Art Fair (PICS)

Highlights of the 62nd Annual Old Town Art Fair  (PICS)
The 62nd Annual Old Town Art Fair is one of the oldest juried art fairs in the country and this year attracted 260 talented artists from every medium.  There were beautiful paintings, sculpture, jewelry, woodwork, photography, ceramics, metalworks and even some darling whimsical pieces that were hard to describe except for the fact that they just made you... Read more »

NoMI Re-Opening Party Celebrates a Cool New Look

  NoMI’s re-opening was a much anticipated event, not only for fans of the restaurant and terrace but for tenants in the building, too.  The 7th floor had been closed for 4 months for a massive renovation but it was well worth the wait as 500 invitees discovered at the Re-Opening Party recently.  Gone are the... Read more »

The Service Club of Chicago's Spring Luncheon is Hat Lover's Dream

  The Service Club of Chicago held its annual Spring Luncheon at the Chicago Club recently and fanciful hats were the order of the day.  Chair Sherry Holson hosted a sellout event themed “The Mad Hatter Luncheon” with over 220 women in attendance wearing hats by milliners such as Loreta Corsetti, Carla Faso, Laura Whitlock as... Read more »

The Party of Parties: The Peninsula's 10th Anniversary Celebration!

  When legendary bandleader/pianist/bon vivant Stanley Paul says it’s the BEST party he’s been to in 40 years then you know it’s one helluva party!  The Peninsula’s 10th Anniversary Party was the hottest ticket in town….and the hardest invite to get despite having two well-known crashers still managing to find a way in!  It enveloped the... Read more »