Guess who is heading to the midwest. The one and only Anna Wintour. Wintour is holding a Runway to win event in Chicago on June 12. The event will take place at Harpo Studios in downtown Chicago and features Obama-inspired clothing and accessories for purchase. All the items are under $100. Anna and co-host Iman and other designers and celebs will be there for the event.
So how much does it cost? Tickets start at $150 and go up to $2,500 depending on the purchased package.
The costume institute Gala red carpet will be live-streamed for the first time ever. How cool is that! “According to a press release, you’ll be able to watch the whole thing on Vogue.com, Amazon.com/Fashion, and Metmuseum.org from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on May 7. ” (the cut)
And the next ten nominations for this years CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Finalists are
Joseph Altuzarra, of Altuzarra
Christopher Peters and Shane Gabier , of Creatures of the Wind
Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs, of Cushnie et Ochs
Soraya Silchenstedt, of Finn Jewelry
Dana Lorenz, of Fenton/Fallon
Alexa Adams and Flora Gill of Ohne Titel
Pamela Love and Erin Betty and Max Osterweis of Suno.
The glamorous ceremony takes place on Nov 14.
Anna Wintor recieved a award for “People’s Voice” on June 13th for the Webby Awards. How did she accept her award? By stating “Sometimes Geeks Can Be Chic.”
Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Image
Check out this amazing article on Anna Wintour from the WSJ. I found it to be so interesting.
Just click on WSJ above and it should take you there.