What are some of the fashion & retail happenings going on in and around Chicago? We’ve got the scoop…
Rebecca Minkoff Chicago Sample Sale
The Rebecca Minkoff Chicago Sample Sale is happening soon. Items from handbags, clothing, shoes and accessories will be up to 75% off taking place at the Chicago Gold Coast store from May 7 – May 13, and online May 8 – 14.
Armarium pop-up at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago
Luxury rental and styling platform Armarium is coming to Chicago for a 3 day pop-up at the Waldorf Astoria. Guests, especially those with upcoming Spring events/gala will be able to browse exclusive coveted designer looks from Emilio Pucci, Missoni, and Jason Wu to name a few, with the assortment curated by ARMARIUM’s Fashion Director and one of Hollywood Reporter’s Power stylist, celebrity stylist Micaela Erlanger. The pop-up will held in the Bernard Lounge from 10am to 6pm Wednesday April 25- Friday 27. Appointments are highly recommended and can be made by emailing [email protected]
Eloquii Power Women Series Chicago
Join ELOQUII (520 N. Michigan Ave. FL 2) on Thursday April 26 from 6–8 for their Chicago Power Women Series Event. Local women entrepreneurs and motivators (Patrice Grell Yursik, Lisa M. Key, Same Letscher, Emily Nejad) share their experiences in the workplace and discuss career-inspiring topics. An opportunity to mix-and-mingle with some of Chicago’s leading women and make meaningful connections. Champagne, light bites, and mini makeovers will be provided for all to enjoy! No cost.
Floravere Bridal Chicago Pop Up
Floravere, the direct-to-consumer luxury bridal brand founded by Denise Jin, is hosting a pop-up experience in Chicago. Floravere, cuts out the middle man to offer made-to-order wedding gowns without the third party markups and all under $2000!
Once you make your order, dresses can be delivered directly to your door to try on conveniently at home. The pop up will take place at Blank Label Chicago (135 S LaSalle St #2600) from Friday, May 4 – Sunday, May 6. APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED click here.
ALEX AND ANI Launches New Charm Design to Benefit The Armenia Fund
In honor of the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide ALEX AND ANI is launching new charm design to benefit the Armenia Fund On Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day. In addition to the brand using its platform and products to ignite the passion for the wellbeing of our planet, our communities through its partnership program, ALEX AND ANI Founder, CEO, and Chief Creative Officer Carolyn Rafaelian is the granddaughter of an Armenian immigrant, and is committed to raising awareness and funds that will be used to transform the lives of Armenian families in need by providing them with a healthy place to live and thrive. ALEX AND ANI will donate 20% of sales proceeds from all site-wide online purchases on Tuesday, April 24 with the use of code DONATE20. “As children of survivors, together we can make a new, vital, and vibrant Armenia,” says Rafaelian.
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