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FashionBar Chicago presents our annual Fall/Winter 2014 Women's Wear Runway Show benefitting the Inspired Youth tutoring program!
This show will feature a mix of women's wear styles and silhouettes from ready to wear to avant-garde created by emerging and talented Chicago Fashion Designers: Apolinar Castillo of Apollinar Castillo Designs, Gabrielle Zwick of Garbrielle Zwick Designs, Prina Bagia of PRIN, Sarah Fitzgerald of "Sugarcoma Clothing" and Satoko Mizuno!
- Early Bird Price: Runway Seating 1st Row - $45 (w/Swag Bag / Open Bar / Complimentary hors d'oeuvres) -LIMITED TICKETS!
- Early Bird Price: Runway Seating 2nd Row - $40 (w/Swag Bag / Open Bar / Complimentary hors d'oeuvres) - LIMITED TICKETS!
- General Seating - $30 (No Swag / Cash Bar / Complientary Hor d'orderves)
- Standing Room - $25 (No Swag / Cash Bar)
- Students w/Student ID - $20 (No Swag / Cash Bar)
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Charity Partner: A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to "Inspired Youth," which serves the academic needs of students in Chicago's Uptown, Edgewater, and Rogers Park neighborhoods. From its beginnings in 1985 as a small, church-sponsored tutoring program, Inspired Youth has grown into a full-fledged 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation offering a variety of programs for those in elementary and high school including, a tutoring program, a singing performance program and a summer piano institute. Inspired Youth csn be found online at http://www.inspiredyouthchicago.org/
Apolinar Castillo is an up and coming women’s wear designer and founder of Apolinar Castillo Designs. Apolinar aspires to design for the everyday woman. He is inspired by a plethora or designers and ideas, from Diane Von Furstenberg to Betsey Johnson, from scripture to nature. Apolinar’s plus size line was created to provide fashionable garments to those widely forgotten by the fashion world.
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. Gabrielle Zwick Designs can be found online at: http://www.gabriellezwick.com/
Prina Bagia of “PRIN” Designs is an innovative and passionate designer ready to make her mark on the fashion industry. Her passion drives her to create unique garments for any occasion, with detailed embellishments, flowing, luxurious materials and more than eccentric style lines. Her inspirations not only come from her daily life but from her strong influential culture. She strives to bring all the parts of her world together to create new pieces of artwork for the world to love and appreciate. PRIN by Prina Bagia can be found online at: http://www.prinbyprina.com/
Sarah Fitzgerald is the designer, printer and creator of Sugarcoma Clothing. Starting out as a graphic tee company in 2010, Sugarcoma has evolved into a full line of bright and bold unisex separates. Sarah has created a look inspired by street art, music and urban youth that is versatile and easy to wear. Her collection is built to stand out in a crowd. Sugarcoma Clothing can be found online at: http://www.sugarcomaclothing.com/
Satoko Mizuno is a Japanese fashion designer who entered the local fashion scene in Chicago this past year with her flirtatious and sophisticated designs. Her inspirations emerge from the simple and timeless dresses found in classic films with an unique touch of modern playfulness. She hopes that the every stitch she makes will help women realize their true inner beauty and identity. Satoko Mizuno can be found online at: https://satokomizuno.com/
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FashionBar Chicago seeks to build Chicago into the fashion capital of the Midwest by advancing emerging and established talent in order to elevate the Chicago fashion industry to a national platform and bridging Los Angeles to New York City. We are a premier fashion consulting firm specializing in runway execution, marketing, public relations and promotions. We work with all facets of the fashion industry to popularize, promote and celebrate the creative and artistic fashion culture within the Chicago metro area. As a firm we provide end-to-end services as fashion strategists, consultants and stylists that will serve as your liaison with the creative and artistic resources within the Chicago Fashion Industry.