FashionBar Chicago presents our annual Spring 2014 Runway Show titled "Urban Renewal!!" at the Drake Hotel and after party at The Mid. This show will feature a mix of couture, glamour and edgy designs by 3 local Fashion Designers with close to 40 pieces walking the runway!
Event Sponsors include:
Ø C-Salon / 641 w. Jackson Chicago, http://www.csalon.net/
Ø Hearts www.hearts.com
Ø Steve Madden Shoes www.stevemadden.com
Ø Exclusive Event Photographer:Clif Ellis www.clifellis.com
Ø Event Photographer: Sum Liam https://www.facebook.com/
Ø Make-up Artist: Matthew Jarrell has been a dynamic force in the avant-garde and creative world of international make- up artistry. https://www.
Ø Exclusinve ake-up Artist: Matthew Jarrell has been a dynamic force in the avant-garde and creative world of international make- up artistry. https://www.
Ticket price includes:
Ø Open seating
Ø Open bar
Ø Passed appetizers
Ø Live DJ
Ø Swag Bag filled with sponsor products
Ø Doors open at
Ø Open Bar from
Ø Show Starts at
-Christopher Hoffman is an innovative local Fashion Designer, who is currently attending Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago, upon graduation; Christopher hopes to attend Graduate School in London, UK to study Menswear. Christopher is inspired by life and the world around him and he's driven to create based on his love of fashion and design. He's one of Chicago's progressive designers who will influence fashion innovation by his creativity and modernism.
-Gabrielle Zwick is a Chicago based Fashion Designer who specializes in jewelry and women's ready-to-wear design. Her aesthetic is flirty and fun with vintage and pin-up under tones. She has sold her products in various boutiques across the country and has free-lanced for local Chicago designers as well as New York based designer, Anna Sui. In the future, Gabrielle hopes to expand her brand and help women everywhere express themselves artistically through fashion.
-Valentina Calvillo is an up and coming Fashion Designer attending the Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago. While pursuing her career, Valentina consistently works to advance her skills and aesthetic in design to become one of the top fashion designers in the world. She is inspired by high-class elegance that caters to powerful and well-known clients that influence this progressively changing world and strives to design for notable individuals such as the First Lady, Kate Middleton (Duchess of Cambridge), Oprah Winfrey, Beyonce and various other high-profile individuals that would value her aesthetic in design. To check out some of Valentina’s work and progress towards her upcoming show feel free to visit her Facebook page and see what she’s been up to!
***A % of proceeds will be donated to the Chicago Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.http://www.alz.