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Chicago, Second City Style

Ken Downing's Spring 2015 Runway Report at Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue

Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing was in Chicago last Thursday. Fashion-savvy women at Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as Downing presented the stunning and exciting Runway Report Spring 2015. His humorous quips were as entertaining as the gorgeous fashions he presented, consisting of pieces from luxury designer collections. His fashion and styling tips got us…

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Haute Historian, Magazine

Haute Historian: Edward Enninful's Rise To The Top

Few fashion editors today have made the kind of mark on the fashion world as Edward Enninful. He started working at 18 when and became Fashion Director at i-D magazine — a notably young age for such a post. The position made him the youngest editor at a major international magazine. Enninful has made considerable strides in the industry ever…

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Retail Detail, Second City Style

Nina Garcia Joins J.C. Penney's Team

Through a designer partnership, Nina Garcia has just been named J.C. Penney’s “resident style voice and fashion collection curator”. The Marie Claire fashion director and Project Runway judge will work closely with the J.C. Penney design and merchandise teams as well as provide advice to customers via social media and in-store digital technology. J.C. Penney chief merchant, Liz Sweney had…

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Anne Christensen Gets Some Glamour

  Everyone is still shifting sides over at T. Anne Christensen left her position as fashion director at the new magazine when ex-Vogue staffer Sally Singer came on as editor-in-chief. But now, it's official that she will be joining Glamour to replace fashion director Xanthipi Joannides effective August 24. Joannides retired from Glamour in June after three decades of service…

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Modern Vintage Chicago Is This Weekend! April 17-18

Back by popular demand, Modern Vintage Chicago moves the fun over to Plumbers Hall for two days of shopping, beauty makeovers, informal modeling, book signings and more!! Referred to as "a fashionista's paradise" by SecondCityStyle.com, this is the only place you will find vintage clothing, jewelry and vanities by style icons such as Halston and Chanel alongside Chicago Indie Designers.…

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Nina Garcia Confirmed in At Least One Episode of 'The Beautiful Life'.

Nina Garcia As fashion director at Marie Claire, Nina Garcia already had a pretty sweet gig going. Then she gets picked to judge alongside Heidi Klum and Michael Kors in the panel for this little fashion reality show called Project Runway and is catapulted to celebrity. Now, in Garcia's latest venture she will appear on an episode of the CW's…

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