<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Chicago Fashion, Events, News, Runway Shows, and Photos]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcchicago.com/the-scene/fashion http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:53:05 -0500 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:53:05 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Fashioning A Newly Pregnant Kate]]> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 04:44:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/edt-katemiddleton.jpg
News of the Royal pregnancy has the fashion world frothing over the next chapter in Kate's sartorial evolution.

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<![CDATA[In Focus: Photographer Steve Starr]]> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 11:57:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/steve_starr_blurby2.jpg
A closer look at the unique methodology of local freelance event photographer Steve Starr.]]>
<![CDATA[Year in Review 2012: Red Carpet Fashion Highs & Lows]]> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 15:08:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/sofia-vergara1.jpg
2012's been filled with red carpet rock stars and frumpy fashion faux pas. Find out where your favorite celeb fits in.

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<![CDATA[Anna Fong's Spring 2013 Collection]]> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 16:41:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Anna-Fong_blurb.jpg
Chicago designer inspired by Victorian Ages for newest collection.

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<![CDATA[Angels Shine at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show]]> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 05:12:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/victoria-secret-new-thumb.jpg
Victoria's Secret Angels took to the glittery runway to sport the latest and most extravagant bras — and share the stage with Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Bruno Mars.

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<![CDATA[Best Dressed: Emily Blunt, Amy Adams and More]]> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 12:59:43 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/BD154851620thumbnail.jpg
Hollywood's best dressed — from Emily Blunt to Jennifer Aniston to J. Lo — hit the red carpet this week.

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<![CDATA[Marni to Launch First Women's Fragrance]]> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 12:46:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/marnifragrancethumb1a.jpg
This February, Italian retailer, Marni, will launch its first-ever fragrance.

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<![CDATA[Store Tour: Local Designers and Curated Home Goods at Joinery]]> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:01:49 -0500 $352 for women's; $425 for mens. ]]> $352 for women's; $425 for mens. ]]> http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/joinery3.jpg
Owner Angela Silva picks out her favorite fall finds at Williamsburg boutique, Joinery.

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<![CDATA[5 Ways to Get Your Wardrobe Winter-Ready]]> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 13:33:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/closet135529878.jpg
Mother-daughter duo Kate Berger and Ann Lightfood share their top five tips for whipping your wardrobe into shape for the winter.

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<![CDATA[Nanette Lepore Tries her Hand at Ballet Costuming]]> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 05:42:26 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/lepore148093612thumb.jpg
Nanette Lepore is joining the ranks of designers-turned-costumers with custom ballet creations for "Picnic."

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<![CDATA[HBO to Debut New "Vogue" Doc this December]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:56:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/hbodocumentarylead1.jpg
Anna Wintour and former "Vogue" editors will be featured in a new HBO documentary, "In Vogue: The Editor's Eye."

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<![CDATA[5 Halloween Costumes Inspired by Fashion's Kookiest Characters]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:03:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/halloweenannawintourthumbanil.jpg
This year, why not try a costume inspired by some of the wildest wardrobes in fashion?

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<![CDATA[The New Minimalism]]> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 12:31:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/minimalism139049827thumbnail.jpg
Fall's new minimalist looks are anything but plain.

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<![CDATA[Retail Report: Playful Periwinkle Pieces]]> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 12:28:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/periwinkle_thumbnailfall12.jpg
Somewhere between lilac and baby blue, periwinkle hues are a simple way to add a touch of "cheer" to a winter wardrobe.

Photo Credit: Farfetch/Sephora/Net-a-Porter]]>
<![CDATA[Next Fashion Chicago 2012]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 02:41:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/208*120/Next-fashion-2012-blurb.jpg
Fashion Focus Chicago show highlights local designers and canines on the runway.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Focus: Macy's Incubator Show]]> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 15:27:39 -0500 Macy's Chicago Fashion Incubator show highlighted Spring/Summer 2012 looks from past and present designers in residence. The incubator started in 2005 as part of then Mayor Daley's Fashion Initiative. Each year, CFI provides six emerging Chicago-based designers with resources and workshops to launch their careers. ]]> Macy's Chicago Fashion Incubator show highlighted Spring/Summer 2012 looks from past and present designers in residence. The incubator started in 2005 as part of then Mayor Daley's Fashion Initiative. Each year, CFI provides six emerging Chicago-based designers with resources and workshops to launch their careers. ]]> http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/FF_incubator_2012_20.jpg
First of three headlining Millenium Park shows features designers in residence and alumni.

Photo Credit: Marcus Riley ]]>
<![CDATA[Levi's to Debut New "Eco" Collection]]> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:55:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/levislead1.jpg
This week, Levi's introduces a new eco-friendly collection made from recylced bottles and plastic trays.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Focus Kicks Off]]> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 18:01:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/FF_dotties_5.jpg
Chicago's unofficial fashion week puts the spotlight on local designers.]]>
<![CDATA[Latino Fashion Week 2012]]> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:19:50 -0500 Moshpix: Latino Fashion Week wrapped up Saturday with an all-day shopping event and Paparazzi Fashion Show at the Zhou B Art Center. LFW is the only full week dedicated to Latino fashion in the United States and showcases top Latino designers from Central and South America, the Caribbean and the U.S. Designers for the final show included Argemiro Sierra, Yirko Sivirich and Gabriela Moya. ]]> Moshpix: Latino Fashion Week wrapped up Saturday with an all-day shopping event and Paparazzi Fashion Show at the Zhou B Art Center. LFW is the only full week dedicated to Latino fashion in the United States and showcases top Latino designers from Central and South America, the Caribbean and the U.S. Designers for the final show included Argemiro Sierra, Yirko Sivirich and Gabriela Moya. ]]> http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Latino-fashion-models_blurb.jpg
Chicago hosts the only full week dedicated to Latino Fashion in the United States.

Photo Credit: Marcus Riley]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion Focus Chicago: Best of the Rest]]> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 18:03:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/FF_dotties_51.jpg
Chicago's ode to the local fashion scene runs October 15-21.]]>
<![CDATA[Public Hotel's Studio 54 Birthday Bash]]> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 12:17:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Public_studio_54_blurb-3.jpg
Famed entrepreneur Ian Schrager relives nightclub's heyday.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Newcomer Launches Line in Chicago]]> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 12:02:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/187*120/Home4sofia.jpeg
Sadia Pattison unveils Sofia Azzad collection.]]>
<![CDATA[Style Denizens Primping For Fashion Focus Chicago]]> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 11:53:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/CFI_marcus_dottie_2.jpg
Chicago's ode to the local fashion scene runs October 15-21.

Photo Credit: Marcus Riley ]]>
<![CDATA[Spring's Top Nail Trends to Try Now]]> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 05:56:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/spring+nail+trends.jpg
Preview spring's coolest nail trends, from a "Versaille" mani at Rachel Antonoff to shattered glass at The Blonds.]]>
<![CDATA[Curves Ahead for Fall 2012]]> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 05:27:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/curve140615568thumb.jpg
This season, designers emphasized dramatic hour glass silhouettes.

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<![CDATA[Joffrey Ballet's Couture & Cocktails]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 18:47:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Joffrey_2012_blurby.jpg
Seventh annual bash kicks off Joffrey's season.

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<![CDATA[Best Dressed: Dawson, Kim Kardashian, More]]> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:14:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/BD152865869thumbnail.jpg
Stars stepped out in fall-ready looks this week for glitzy premieres and openings.

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<![CDATA[Top 20 Spring '13 Looks from Milan]]> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 05:44:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/milan152427590thumbnail.jpg
Florals and future-chic looks were trending on Milan's Spring '13 runways.

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<![CDATA[Freaky-Chic Looks for "Hotel Transylvania"]]> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:32:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/reelstyletransylvania2thumbnail.jpg
The freaky crew of vacationers in "Hotel Transylvania" would've found equally scary company on the catwalks this season.

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<![CDATA[Searching for Chicago's Next Fashion Star]]> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 12:49:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/0352.jpg
Hilton hosts 57th Annual Gold Coast Fashion Award Show.]]>
<![CDATA[Regal Velvets for Fall]]> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:31:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/velvet139070665thumbnail.jpg
Luxe velvet looks are a surefire way to add a dose of "glam" to your look this fall.

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<![CDATA[The Most Fashionable Covers for iPhone 5]]> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 09:36:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/iphone_grovethumbnail.jpg
What's even better than a new iPhone 5? A slamming new accessory.

Photo Credit: Grove]]>
<![CDATA[Crazy Coats for Fall]]> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 06:20:45 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/statement+coats.jpg
A dramatic overcoat may be the easiest way to make a statement in the cold-weather months.

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<![CDATA[It Girl: Miroslava Duma]]> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 05:45:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/miroslava150304000thumbnail.jpg
A former editor at Harper's Bazaar Russia, Miroslava Duma is known for rocking super-glam looks on her pint-size frame.

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<![CDATA[AKIRA Fall Fashion Show 2012]]> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 12:02:05 -0500 Moshpix: Hundreds of fashionable scenesters packed into Lincoln Park's Grossinger dealership Sunday for the annual AKIRA Fall fashion extravaganza. The show was themed Métropolitain, with plenty of looks for the fellas and the ladies that would definitely help you stand out on your train commute. Featured designers include DL1961, Diesel, French Connection, Original Penguin, Ben Sherman and more. Proceeds from the show benefited five local charities. Photos courtesy Fred King, King Vision Photography. ]]> Moshpix: Hundreds of fashionable scenesters packed into Lincoln Park's Grossinger dealership Sunday for the annual AKIRA Fall fashion extravaganza. The show was themed Métropolitain, with plenty of looks for the fellas and the ladies that would definitely help you stand out on your train commute. Featured designers include DL1961, Diesel, French Connection, Original Penguin, Ben Sherman and more. Proceeds from the show benefited five local charities. Photos courtesy Fred King, King Vision Photography. ]]> http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AKIRA_fall_2012_models_11.jpg
Thousands pack Lincoln Park dealership for annual show.

Photo Credit: King Vision Photography ]]>
<![CDATA[Our Favorite High-Fashion Sneakers]]> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 05:30:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/sneaks_thumbnail13.jpg
High-fashion sneakers are strutting out of the gym and onto city sidewalks.

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<![CDATA[Emmys 2012 Red Carpet: Best and Worst Dressed]]> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 07:27:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/j29.jpg
The stars (mostly) shined on the red carpet at the 64th annual primetime Emmy Awards.

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<![CDATA[Top 20 Spring '13 Looks from London Fashion Week]]> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 05:57:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/london+fashion+week.jpg
Sheer silks and wild prints dominated the London runways this season.

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<![CDATA[Eye-Catching Metallic Accents]]> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 11:13:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/metallics140727873thumbnail.jpg
Fashion Week is always a glitzy affair, but fall runways were even more sparkly than usual.

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<![CDATA[Style Icon: Diana Vreeland]]> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 05:55:30 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/vreeland75939125thumbnail.jpg
"Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel," in theaters tomorrow, documents the life of the legendary Vogue and Harper's Bazaar editor.

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<![CDATA[Style Spotlight: DIY Fashion]]> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 15:30:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/do+it+yourself+fashion.jpg
Do-it-yourself fashion is taking over the style world, so we meet up with ISpyDIY.com's Jenni Radosevich to learn how to create some hot trends for fall.]]>
<![CDATA[Suit Up for Fall]]> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 11:13:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/suitsfall12thumbnail12.jpg
Whether or not you work in a business setting, fall is the season to try out a slick new suit.

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<![CDATA[Camo Goes High Fashion for Fall]]> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 09:29:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/camofall12thumbnail.jpg
Camo may be the preferred garb of "wabbit season," but the busy green print got a makeover for Fall 2012.

Photo Credit: Net-a-Porter/Farfetch/MyTheresa]]>
<![CDATA[Miss USA Hosting AKIRA Fall Fashion Show]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 12:35:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/USA-Winner.jpg
Chicago clothing retailer celebrates 10 years in business.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[5 Ways to Go Baroque This Fall]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 10:45:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/baroquehowthumb.jpg
Fall's baroque trend may feel inaccessibly luxe, but the look is a perfect way to add a dash of regal appeal to your everyday wardrobe.

Photo Credit: Polyvore]]>
<![CDATA[It Girl: Garance Doré]]> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 05:28:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/garance143004024thumbnail.jpg
French blogger, photographer and fashion illustrator Garance Doré has earned a dedicated following for her understated take on all things a la mode.

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<![CDATA[Head-to-Toe Spring Accessory Round-Up]]> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 16:31:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jeremy-scott-2.jpg
From headwraps to earrings, check out the funkiest new accessories from the latest New York Fashion Week collections.

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<![CDATA[Get Back-to-School Cool Under $100]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 14:33:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/196*120/backtoschool_ofakind1.jpg
Back-to-school season may induce midterm-related anxiety, but it also means statement-making notebooks, funky new pencils and cute accessories.

Photo Credit: Of a Kind]]>
<![CDATA[The Best of Spring Beauty at New York Fashion Week]]> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 05:40:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/top+beauty+trends.jpg
Not only does Fashion Week offer a glimpse at what we'll be wearing in six months, it's also a chance to peep to newest beauty and hair trends]]>