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SAIC: THE WALK 2014

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On Friday May 2nd, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago put on its annual benefit gala supporting the production of student work and scholarships. This marks the school’s 80th year of fashion innovation at the school. Acclaimed artist, fashion influencer and SAIC instructor Nick Cave, was recognized as the Legend of Fashion and entertained a captive audience with …

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LUNAFEST – Thursday, February 27th

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Event: LUNAFEST Chicago: Women’s Film Festival Premiere & Cocktail Reception (Step Up Women’s Network & Breast Cancer Fund benefit) The Museum Of Broadcast Communications (Downtown Chicago) Date: Time: 2/27/2014 Thursday, February 27, 2014 • Cocktail Reception: 6:00-7:30pm • Film Screening: 7:30-9:00pm Location: 360 N. State St. – 4th Floor/Terrace Chicago, IL 60654 Reserve tickets now – this event will sell …

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Street Style of the Week

Street Style of the Week

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I think we’re no longer living in Chiberia, and we’re back to regular Chicago weather. And with “warmer” weather comes more and more people on the streets showing off their style. It’s finally time for jackets over coats, and isn’t this embroidered one pretty great. Also, the sun is out enough that we’re wearing sunglasses again! I love this structured …

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Chicago Street Style

Chicago Street Style

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I know it’s been hard out there, not only to stay warm, but staying warm AND stylish. When it gets this cold sometimes you have to make sacrifices, but here are a few girls who are making it through this weather in style, obviously on a few “warmer” days. Shorts don’t get completely ruled out in the winter season. Sometimes …

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Second-Hand Style Finds of the Week

Second-Hand Style Finds of the Week

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Second-hand stores offer styles from every era of style for the most part, so it’s easy to find fashion flashbacks. This ’70s patterned blouse would go great tucked into a pleated black skirt. The best place to go looking for brightly colored coats are second-hand stores. This silver tank would be perfect to layer with. I would also sat this …

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Chicago Street Style: Coat Trends

Chicago Street Style: Coat Trends

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It’s time for winter coats, that’s for sure. So if you haven’t bought yours yet, one, I don’t know how you are surviving, but two, here are a few trends to think about picking up. You can always go for the classic black down coat and then dress it up with some accessories like these booties and her scarf. This …

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Chicago Street Style: Layers

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Here in Chicago we all know that layers are key to staying warm, but they can also make a fashion statement. So layering up can keep you looking good and keep you from freezing all at the same time. This grunge-y, layered look makes use of the flannel and t-shirt combination. When layering it’s hard not to pattern mix. By …

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Winter Parkas

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Burberry Living in Chicago, sometimes it is hard to remain stylish in the cold, windy, winters, but with these stylish parka choices, fear not, you can still look chic while fighting off the snow! Designers like Miu Miu, and Burberry have already sent the parka down the runway, so now it’s your turn to rock a cozy parka this winter. Vogue …

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Chicago Street Style: Neutrals

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There have been a lot of neutrals on the streets lately, and people have been making stereotypically “boring” colors look exciting. Neutrals are a great way to keep an outfit simple, but you can still make it chic. A classic beige trench coat with a Louis Vuitton bag is almost never a bad choice. Who ever said don’t mix black …

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Chicago Street Style: Capes and Cheetah Accessories

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During this time of the year our ability to show fashion sense on the streets comes down to our outer layer and our accessories. To make those few items count and make you stand out from everyone else try to do something bold or different. Instead of wearing a coat or jacket like almost everyone else try out a cape! …

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