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Palm Springs Film Fest – 25 Years Later

25 years after Sonny Bono’s vision became a reality, celebrities, film aficionados, and flamboyant rock stars were on the V.I.P. list to attend something every movie fan dreams of going to: the Palm Springs International Film Fest Awards Gala

Chef Charlie Trotter

Chef Charlie Trotter and the celebration for him was as he would have done it himself and followed the unwavering principle he lived by Get the best of everything – the finest, the freshest, the purest-tasting ingredients. This was always for him the highest priority, and he believed, the foundation …

The Kay Rose Collection

The Kay Rose Collection is beautiful, colorful, and comfortable clothing.

Jubalee Gala by the Chicago Human Rhythm Project

Chicago Human Rhythm Project’s Jubalee Gala gathered at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park was the perfect location where an enthusiastic audience of over 250 tap-dancing. In the spotlight this year was Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who was given the title of Jubalee  Gala Honorary Chair. Hosted by accomplished news …

Paula Fasseas, The Woman Behind PAWS

It’s my pleasure to interview Paula Fasseas, the woman behind PAWS Chicago. Paula, you are an amazing woman and what an incredible job you, your family and your staff have done to save the lives of so many animals. By now everyone is aware of your amazing mission at PAWS. …


Bollywood Blowout Lives up to Its Name

Bollywood Blowout held at Stan Mansion.  Vandana Walia, one of the event organizers and Art of Imagination had washed the entrance in soft hues of pink and purple lighting, setting the mood for the elaborate décor inside. Anupy Singla, another of the event organizers invited many of her friends and …

Michi Marshall

  Michi Marshall, a style influencer and fashion leader who is also known for her sky-high heels up to there and I were the evening’s hosts. Michi work has appeared in magazines and she’s participated in fashion events as a model, a host and at store openings. Fashion tastemakers and trendsetters gathered the …

The Art of Fashion

The Art of Fashion featured ten Chicago-based designers showcasing ten looks each from their 2014 Spring Collections. Over 1,000 people attended the sold-out show which began with a VIP reception. Jonathan Smith, founder, and owner of Stylechicago.com was the evening’s emcee.  He welcomed guests, sponsors, and the ten designers, finishing …

International Beethoven Festival 2013

Chicago was the center of attention recently as the 3rd Annual Beethoven Festival kicked off on Sept. 7th. Spanning nine days (from Sept. 7 – 15th), showcased 60 musical performances from 12 different countries. Top level talent from around the world gathered and demonstrated their unique skills during this cultural celebration, spotlighting 37 world premiers and six Chicago premiers.

The Castle

Located just two hours east of Manhattan, the Castle is the sight where Sir Ivan hosts an exotic party for those who are fortunate enough to be invited to this exclusive soiree. This year, the theme for the party was “Sailors and Sinners” and guests showed up accordingly in creative costumes.