Archive for May 2011

Inside Ikram Goldman's Exclusive, Private 10th Anniversary Party (PICS!)

  You know her as the style guru who advised First Lady Michelle Obama and the woman with the hottest and most exclusive boutique in town, Ikram (Goldman) (Seen in pic above with Katherine Chez Malkin and Judd Malkin).  She dresses not only the A list but the A+ list too including Linda Johnson Rice and... Read more »

Heavenly Hazel Barr Tribute is a Sell-Out (Pics!)

  It was a sell-out crowd at an exclusive private club recently for Hazel Barr’s much deserved tribute benefitting the Stanley Paul-Raelene Mittelman Scholarship Fund.  Hazel’s contributions to Chicago’s philanthropic community are unparalleled and legendary so it’s no wonder the room was packed with friends and fans who came out to celebrate her and her remarkable achievements.  Emcee... Read more »

The Joffrey Ballet's Spring Gala Raises $1,300,000 (PICS!)

To quote a line from “Chorus Line”, ‘everything IS beautiful at the ballet’, especially when it’s The Joffrey Ballet!  Its recent Spring Gala at the historic Palmer House was as beautiful as it gets.  Over 1000 guests came dressed in their best for this annual high-profile black tie Gala which raised $1,300,000. Event co-chairs Wendy Chronister and Courtney... Read more »

SAIC's "The Walk 2011" Fashion Show Benefit to Honor Ikram Goldman

  This Thursday, May 5th, the School of the Art Institute will present “The Walk” fashion show which will be held in Millenium Park for the first time.  The show, which will be the largest in its 77 year history, will feature more than 250 garments by SAIC fashion design students.  Ikram Goldman will be... Read more »