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Hot Chicago Models, Celebs and Cool Local Fashions at NEXT Chicago! (Watch video!)

Hot Chicago Models, Celebs and Cool Local Fashions at NEXT Chicago! (Watch video!)
NEXT Fashion Chicago 2012 hit the runway at Germania Place this month and featured hot local talent, great fashions, celebs and four-legged friends, too!  Produced by Rose Mandel and Marco Foster, a portion of the night’s proceeds went to PAWS Chicago.  I co-hosted with NBC’s Marcus Riley.  See video below and for more photos by... Read more »

Chicagoan Strikes Gold at New York Fashion Week!

Actress/designer India de Beaufort (L) and model.
One of the top emerging designer collective showcases during New York Fashion Week, was created AND produced by Chicago’s very own Dionne Williams.  Now in its 4th season, “EMERGE!  A Fashion Runway Show”, recently showcased the spring 2013 collections of an elite group of emerging designers from around the world. The organizers for this  highly... Read more »

Lily Aldridge: Daughter of Playboy Playmate is Top Victoria's Secret Model!

Supermodel Lily Aldridge at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Viewing Party at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts on November 29th, in Costa Mesa, Calif.
Supermodel Lily Aldridge was destined for fame from the start.  Born in LA in 1985 to famed British fashion photographer, Alan Aldridge, and  Playboy Playmate Laura Lyons, she hails from a fashion oriented family.  Her dream was always to be a model and this dream came true at age 8 when she was discovered at... Read more »
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Chicago Goes to NY Fashion Week (Pics!)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center (pic by Jamee Gregory for NYSD.com) What a thrill it must’ve been for all of the Chicagoans who went to NY Fashion week this season!  The Lincoln Center venue is majestic and much more impressive than the tents were, at least in my opinion.  Whitney Lasky and Robin... Read more »

Factor Models Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Brianna Peeples, Amanda Lyons, Marta Traskevych and Emily Marinelli. Congratulations to Factor Models on their One Year Anniversary!  Factor Women Model Management,  one of the leading high fashion boutique modeling agencies in the industry, recently celebrated their New Generation Division at the Hubbard Inn.  The campaign for the occasion was shot by Russell Hd and... Read more »

Maxim Party Steams up Spybar! (Sexy Pics!)

A bevy of beauties at the Maxim Chicago Party! Over 500 guests jammed into Spybar to celebrate the biggest weekend in football.  This VIP event was hosted by NBC Chicago’s Marcus Riley along with Maxim spokesmodel, April Rose.  The Chicago Ice Girls and Maxim models upped the party’s glam factor along with Playboy Cyber Girl Danielle Fornarelli... Read more »
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Pamella Roland's Spring 2011 Collection Evokes Old Hollywood Glamour

Part of designer Pamella Roland’s beautiful Spring 2011 Collection shown at Neiman Marcus recently. Designer Pamella Roland’s Spring 2011 Collection was previewed recently at Neiman Marcus at a chic holiday luncheon hosted by Helen Melchior and moi!  Neiman’s GM, Wendy Krimins, and PR Director, Tina Koegel, co-hosted this exciting afternoon of fun, food and fashion... Read more »

Joffrey Ballet's Couture & Cocktails is the Hottest Ticket in Town! (PICS!)

(Pic courtesy of PLP Studios)
Joffrey Ballet’s Couture & Cocktails 2010 Co-Chairs Kristina McGrath and Marci Holzer with this year’s designer, Carmen Marc Valvo. I am proud and honored to report that the Joffrey Ballet’s 5th annual “Couture & Cocktails” is still the hottest ticket in town thanks to this year’s new co-chairs Kristina McGrath and Marci Holzer.  Helen Melchior... Read more »

Factio Magazine's "Islands of the World Fashion Tour Chicago"

  This fashion show originally began in Nassau, Bahamas in 2008. Now, for the first time, it has come to Chicago thanks to organizers Mode Isles Ltd.  President Owen Bethel is thrilled to once again showcase talent from island nations which includes award-winning Eric Raisina (Madagascar), Harl Taylor BAG (Bahamas), K. Bobby (Jamaica), Nadya (Bali, Indonesia)... Read more »
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Governor Pat Quinn Signs Pet Bills at PAWS Record Breaking Beach Party 2010

Governor Quinn, with Bailey, signed 2 bills into law at the PAWS Beach Party this week. Looking on are founders Paula and Peter Fasseas. With over 500 guests and 200 pets, PAWS 8th annual Beach Party, “All Paws on Deck“, broke every record from years past.  Event co-chairs, Bonnie Spurlock and Christine Mallul, along with... Read more »