San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join the Chicago Fashion Foundation for the 6th Annual Future of Chicago Fashion Event where talented designers will compete for over $7,000 in scholarships. For this year’s show, 15 finalists—all students at local fashion schools, picked a specific time period as inspiration for their designs. At the sixth annual "Future of Chicago Fashion" event, you’ll watch models walk the runway as you sip cocktails and snack on passed hors d’oeuvres. Even better: The price of your ticket goes to the Chicago Fashion Foundation, which grants academic scholarships to Chicago-area college students majoring in fashion design or other fashion related studies. Forget the challenges you’ve seen on fashion reality shows, this event showcases the real thing.
Judges include fashion insiders such as:
Andrea Schwartz - VP Media Relations & Cause Marketing, Macy's;Candace Jordan - Candid Candace; Diego Rocha - Designer, Diego Rocha Handbags & Project Accessory Contestant; Frances Renk - Consultant, Formerly Sequin Jewelry; Helen Berkun - Fashion Photographer, Stylist and Contributing Editor to Glossed & Found;J.P. Anderson - Editor-In-Chief, Michigan Avenue Magazine.
VIP - $75 (includes cocktail reception, goody bag and priority seating)
General Admission - $50
Students - $15 (must bring ID)
*Tickets are an additional $10 when purchased at the door.
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Chicago Fashion Foundation
Chicago Fashion Foundation (CFF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to supporting the fashion industry in Chicago. CFF is comprised of an eclectic mix of professionals, dynamic industry insiders and students enrolled in fashion-design studies. Members of CFF are dedicated to developing and retaining local fashion talent to strengthen the industry in Chicago.
For more information, visit www.chicagofashionfoundation.org.