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Saturday, August 31, 2013

Alanna




Alanna Zaritz is one half of the talented duo responsible for one of my fave fashion blogs, Drawn and Coutured. A total must-bookmark!

She was shot at the Atelier Azza / Refinery 29 superfun party. Check out more pics of this event here.

PS: MANY MORE POSTS TO COME SOON!!! I'm kinda late... but what else is new? ; ))

Corri




Adorable Corri McFadden was shot at the Atelier Azza / Refinery 29 superfun party. Corri is a Chicago style personality. Learn more about her here and check out her successful online luxury consignment shop, eDrop-Off.

See more pics of this event here.

Abigail



Abigail was shot at the Atelier Azza / Refinery 29 superfun party. Check out more pics of this event here.

Yumi



Yumi was shot at the Atelier Azza / Refinery 29 superfun party. Check out more pics of this event here.

Street View 115: Jared


Really sharp dude at unexpected places: THE RETURN! Catch the sequel on my Bleader post here.

Street View 114: Lauren


LOVING this look + this Violet Hour mural! See the whole shot on my Bleader post here.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Chicago Looks and Talks

Wanna listen to me blabbing with an accent about fashion, Chicago weather, puffy jackets and whatnot? Here you go:   

Interview by fellow Brazilian Natalia Pinheiro, who's down in Miami and does not need puffy jackets. Check out her competent work at PR Machine, and the page she did for me here* for her new Fashion Trends Show.

*My headshot is by Emma Arnold of Très Awesome.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Dee



Dee Brodlo is a stylist, contact her at dbrodlo@gmail.com. She was shot at Macy's Glamorama, an event benefitting the Children's Cancer Research Fund and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland. This year featuring fashion lines such as Jean Paul Gaultier and starring Sheryl Crow. See more pics of this event in the posts below and by Time Out here.

Brian



Brian is the stylish lead singer of The Summer Set, performing this year at Macy's Glamorama.

Candace



Candace Jordan is the sparkly editor and star of Candid Candace, a website featuring Chicago's luxe social scene. She was covering this year's Macy's Glamorama.

Amelia



Amelia Eaton is one of the editors of The CHICago Life Blog, a lifestyle website dedicated to the glossy girls. She was shot during the Macy's Glamorama after party.

Mee-ae




Shawn




PROJECT RUNWAY NOW CASTING


"We're excited to offer designers the chance to showcase their work during New York Fashion Week, and the opportunity to win $100,000 or more to launch or expand their own fashion line. 

The application deadline is September 9, 2013. Applicants can learn more and download the application at http://www.bmpcasting.com/casting/pr/ or email us at prcasting@bunim-murray.com.

Please note: The financial cap to qualify for the show has been adjusted, and designers who were not able to apply in years past may now be eligible."
*from the folks at Project Runway

THIS SATURDAY!


Tickets here and more info about this project here.

Monday, August 19, 2013

A BUNCH OF POSTS COMING UP SOON!

Stay tuned! I'm a bit behind over here... ; ))

Update: fresh posts tomorrow (Wednesday), I pinky promise!

Update 2: TILL MIDNIGHT central time! ; ))

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Street View 113: Jared


Want proof you can find amazing style in the most unexpected places? Check out my latest Bleader post here.

Street View 112: Alex


See the rest of Alex's look - and his insanely fun oxfords - on my Bleader post here. Also check out the cool local line he co-owns with Nick Bassett, Jose Ortega and Arthur Banks, La Colpa Americana.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Hannah






This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

GUYS THERE'S LIKE A GAZILLION LOLLA POSTS BELOW, SCROLL AWAY!

Cook



This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

Laura




This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

Megan





Check out Megan's super sweet and cool fashions in her blog, The Lone Faerie, and follow her on Instagram @foxinater.

This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

Caroline and Aino



Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo are the über stylish beauties of the Swedish electro-house duo Icona Pop. Man, I gotta go to Sweden... Ikea, H&M and now these two?? They must breathe design...

This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

Max and Cullen



Guitarist Max Kakacek and lead singer Cullen Omori are members of Chicago's own indie rock band Smith Westerns.

This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.

D-Pryde



Learn more about Canadian rapper D-Pryde here.

This post was shot at Lollapalooza 2013. Please have a more general view of the awesomeness seen at Lolla in my Newcity post here, stop to see some of the coolest flower crowns here, and check out the Lolla stars shining bright in style here.