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  • Function Meets Fashion

    Function Meets Fashion

    Amidst the urban-chic showroom and industrial style, fashion became the focus amongst the faucets. Cylinder-style chandeliers set the scene with pink rose petals adorning the runway during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with all proceeds going towards breast cancer research. Fall has officially landed and it’s time to get into the flow of fashion. This season celebrates plentiful fresh riffs on classic tailoring and timeless silhouettes. Here, function meets fashion – and …Read More
  • Fashion and Faucets and Frances, Oh My!

    Fashion and Faucets and Frances, Oh My!

    Fit for the pages of Vogue. Our models captured the essence of the brand in Brizo elegant faucets and the new arrivals for Fall 2017 from Frances Heffernan in Winnetka. Combining fit, form, and fashion and adding the faucet was the icing on the cake to our runway presentation. Formally speaking, the high fashion of the showroom was a fitting way to stage a finale for all the guests to …Read More
  • Italian Design & Manufacturing Withstands the Test of Time

    Italian Design & Manufacturing Withstands the Test of Time

    Pure lines and clean margins return for an encore in every way imaginable. The coveted Max Mara look did not disappoint. Its elegance and perfect tailoring that bring a smart eye to beautiful investment dressing. No need to worry about where the event is happening. When this woman walks out the door for the day, she’s prepared in perfect style to go from the board room, the office, the social …Read More
  • Fashion Hits the Field and Scores a Huge Win

    Fashion Hits the Field and Scores a Huge Win

    Fashionistas and felines alike were all in awe when former linebacker from the Chicago Bears who spent his entire 13 year career playing for the team took center stage to walk the canine companion down the aisle in style. Dressed in his walk-the-dog normal street attire, Urlacher proves that everyday menswear and man’s best friend are always a winning combination. Nothing scores more with an audience than the kindness, support, …Read More
  • Wrap Yourself in Forever Fabulous Furs

    Wrap Yourself in Forever Fabulous Furs

    This pivotal piece is what can pull your entire look together when it’s to look a little more than just buttoned up. The vest is the best investment. It can dress up a pair of jeans, be worn over a jumpsuit, perhaps a long knit dress, but a piece that’s worn with ease and makes a huge fashion statement. Graphics in its design and detail this season makes it so …Read More
  • Approaching Fall

    Approaching Fall

    Karen Millen Collection approaching Fall from 900 N. Michigan Ave. Pumpkin Spice takes the runway, proving that it’s better to wear it than drink it. Silhouette styles make it a season that allows women to have a choice in their fashions. Do what serves your style and your body type the best. Be on trend with a bell sleeve, geometric dress, or fit and flare with a top handle box …Read More
  • Blue for Two

    Blue for Two

    Add a touch of cobalt blue to your wardrobe for the perfect subtle pop of color. Cobalt is one of the rare colors that works with almost every skin tone and is sure to make a statement as an additional to any simpler outfit. Modestly demand attention as you walk through the door in this rich, show stopping color. Get the Look, Mabel: Jacket Get the Look, Marguerite: DressRead More
  • Couture with a Cause

    Couture with a Cause

    This was a special fashion fundraising event with Ingles Hospital for Breast Cancer Research. Our fabulous models walked the runway in a wide range of evening wear garments from Mira Couture. From a formal dinner party to a wedding, these outfits covered it all.Read More
  • Renaissance Woman

    Renaissance Woman

    This Renaissance inspired dress is the dream mix of modern and traditional styles. The dress flows but reflects Renaissance patterns. The dark sultry colors are perfect for evening out in cooler weather. The extra touch of a gold necklace brings out the shimmery metallics in the dress and is sure to reflect and catch the eyes of all who see. Modest, yet powerful this dress is sure to be show …Read More
  • Pale Pinks Make Us Blush

    Pale Pinks Make Us Blush

    We’re blushing for pinks this season. Red is the hottest color, so why not play around with its variations? This pink coat add the perfect soft touch of femininity to the grunge-affect given by the two-toned leather skirt. This sweater provides the perfect transition between the two as it combines opposing elements seamlessly. Get the Look: Coat, Sweater, SkirtRead More
  • Tracey Tarantino Featured at Neiman Marcus Veronica Beard Fashion Event

    Tracey Tarantino Featured at Neiman Marcus Veronica Beard Fashion Event

    Exciting day in fashion for Chicagoans. Neiman Marcus presented the two Veronicas, the creators of the Veronica Beard Collection. Tracey Tarantino was invited to host the Q&A with these two women. Their work preceded their arrival in acquiring a great following as over 200 guests attended. Having worked with family on my own personal level it was great to hear the strong connect and the good vibes these girls create …Read More
  • OMG LBD

    OMG LBD

    The little black dress maintains its relevancy to every woman’s wardrobe, especially when you add the current trends in fashion. A cigarette dress with a peek-a-boo shoulder and deep v-neck, these three components of design combination pack a powerful addition to your wardrobe. Get the Look: Dress This dress nails it. Staying on trend with a fitted LBD, accented to perfection in studs with a retro bell sleeve. No need …Read More
  • Fall Suits Me Well

    Fall Suits Me Well

    Formal suiting is here and the new elements of texture and tonal colors make these pieces stand out amongst the rest. Call it bordeaux, burgundy, or claret, they’re here and now and sure to make a wardrobe amp up your style. When it comes to dressing, these colors make the grid, oftentimes blurring the lines between day and night. Get the Look: Coat, Sweater, Pants, Shoes Get the Look: Blazer, …Read More
  • Fit and Flare

    Fit and Flare

    Take the curve into fashion this season with exciting fit and flare styling. Classic styles, mixed with shiny accents that grab attention are all the rage. Chenille with grommets are trending and the metallic shoulder bag is a reflection of these exciting new elements of fall 2017 fashion. Get the Look: Dress and Bag Add the hardware or a pop of staying in the red zone with a patent leather …Read More
  • Earn Your Stripes

    Earn Your Stripes

    Black and white is always a winning combination. Here done with a classic stripe, gone graphic. Set the scene for great fashion as we approach early fall and event attendance in style. Get the Look: Noelle: Sweater, Skirt, and Bag Get the Look: Christina: Jacket and Dress SaveSaveRead More
  • A Fine Romance

    A Fine Romance

    Channel your inner wisdom of Victorian days gone by with a twist. Welcome to wine country for Fall 2017. High collars, allusion necklines, and a fur stole combined with a blush pink fitted pants make this soft feminine dress a perfect combination. Be the sophisticate, romance your fashion. Get the Look: Blouse, Pants, Stole Soft feminine dressing reaches new heights with an edgy split-leg, bell bottom 3/4 length split pant. …Read More
  • Haute Dog Chicago

    Haute Dog Chicago

    On September 14, 2017, Zzazz Productions produced the second annual Haute Dog Chicago event at the Peninsula Chicago. The fundraising event benefitted Canine Companions for Independence, a nonprofit organization that provides trained service dogs to those in need. At the event, guests were able to meet some of the dogs as well as their owners and trainers. Attendees were also treated to canine and human fashion shows featuring designs from …Read More
  • Red & White Are Right

    Red & White Are Right

    Today, Zzazz Productions was featured on Fox News 32 Chicago, giving the latest and greatest of this season’s hottest trends: mixing red & white. Traditionally, white after Labor Day is faux pas in the fashion industry, but we’re here to turn the tables. Instead of cleaning out your summer closet, keep your whites out and mix and match them with Fall’s hottest color, red! Whether you prefer a bright red …Read More
  • Leather Weather

    Leather Weather

    It’s time to celebrate loving your leather pants again. A twist this season, featured here, is trending with the off the shoulder leather top or the statement blouse done with the embellished over-scaled, ruffled sleeve and cascading side panel. Poet, pirate, or princess look, it all commands great style and will draw several fans of support. #LoveYourLeather Get the Look: Blouse & Leather Pants Get the Look: Top, Pants, & …Read More
  • In the Red Zone

    In the Red Zone

    In the race to score great evening fashion, this is sure to put you in the winners’ circle this season. We strongly support staying in the red zone. Pick your favorite hue and we’re sure you’ll be making a great entrance or a grand exit, leaving everyone who sees you seeing red, too. Consider the color wheel when you’re shopping. If you love your pink, red, orange, or merlot, you’ve …Read More
  • Evening Elegance Continues in Floral Detail

    Evening Elegance Continues in Floral Detail

    When it comes to evening glamour, take the perfect step into the winter garden of fashion. Dark, bewitching blooms are gaining more ground in every woman’s closet. Let’s embrace fall’s floral, making the freeze on fashion a bit more bearable. It’s an obsession every woman has, say it with florals. Get the Look: Gown Get the Look: Gown* *Available at Neiman Marcus. SaveSaveRead More
  • Why We’re Flocking to Feathers this Fall

    Why We’re Flocking to Feathers this Fall

    In a blink of an eye, the trend for fall is as pretty as your lashes. Call it eye lash feathers or tinsel, it’s the type of look that stands out because its new, trendy, and oftentimes makes your clothing look more edgy. The greatest concept combination can be worn in Ready to Wear and Couture. As seen here, there’s a prominence on trend in an after five cocktail look …Read More
  • Check out: Modern Luxury Charity & Social Datebook Chicago 2017 Edition Ft. Chicago Service Club, “Day on The Terrace Fashion Show” Produced by ZZAZZ PRODUCTIONS!

    Check out: Modern Luxury Charity & Social Datebook Chicago 2017 Edition Ft. Chicago Service Club, “Day on The Terrace Fashion Show” Produced by ZZAZZ PRODUCTIONS!

  • CLICK HERE FOR: Day on the Terrace Fashion Show VIDEO!

    CLICK HERE FOR: Day on the Terrace Fashion Show VIDEO!

    Chicago Tribune: Service Club of Chicago, Day on the Terrace Fashion show! Produced by: ZZAZZ PRODUCTIONSRead More
  • Better Makers: Eversight Illinois Celebrates 70 Years of Sight Restoration

    Better Makers: Eversight Illinois Celebrates 70 Years of Sight Restoration

    Jean Antoniou with family and friends (Photos courtesy of Eversight Illinois.) On July 26, Eversight Illinois celebrated its 70th anniversary at The Peninsula Chicago with the “Seeing Stars” gala. The event, co-chaired by Candace Jordan and Michael Caputo/MyEyeDr., raised more than $50,000 for Eversight Illinois’ programs and services. The mission of Eversight Illinois is “to restore sight and prevent blindness through the healing power of donation, transplantation and research.” In 2016, the nonprofit aided more than 3,000 corneal transplants …Read More
  • Service Club of Chicago’s annual Day on the Terrace Fashion

    Service Club of Chicago’s annual Day on the Terrace Fashion

    “We are smack dab in the middle of summer, but it’s never too early look ahead to next season’s hottest looks. The Service Club of Chicago held its annual Day on the Terrace Fashion luncheon. Several local celebrities served as runway models, showing off some of the must have fall fashion looks. The Service Club of Chicago is an all-woman volunteer organization helping with numerous community efforts.” Original Post: http://wgntv.com/2017/08/01/service-club-of-chicagos-annual-day-on-the-terrace-fashion/Read More
  • CLICK HERE TO SEE: Fox News 4th of July Fashion Segment!!Read More
  • Fox News Fashion Segment (3C’s): Craze, Cost Effective, Confidence Boosting!

    Fox News Fashion Segment (3C’s): Craze, Cost Effective, Confidence Boosting!

    Check out Zzazz  Productions on Fox News Discussing summer 2017 fashion trends!It’s “peekaboo!” and let them see your décolleté in the biggest silhouette of the season. If you’re wearing it off the shoulder, giving them the cold shoulder, or rearranging ruffles you’ve captured the essence of this fashion season. Since the choker rocked fall and winter, say hello to spring & summer’s new staple, texture in tassels. The “go everywhere” …Read More
  • CHECK OUT: A Sliver Lining Foundation Glitz and Glamour Fashion Show Recap Video!

    CHECK OUT: A Sliver Lining Foundation Glitz and Glamour Fashion Show Recap Video!

  • CHECK OUT: A Silver Lining Foundation Glitz and Glamour Fashion show brought to you by Zzazz Productions!

    CHECK OUT: A Silver Lining Foundation Glitz and Glamour Fashion show brought to you by Zzazz Productions!

  • Bringing in the spring season with the Chicago Dental Society fashion show with the best set from designer Kehoe and Chicago’s fashion collections from Michigan Avenue.

    Bringing in the spring season with the Chicago Dental Society fashion show with the best set from designer Kehoe and Chicago’s fashion collections from Michigan Avenue.

  • We’re doing it again! Glits&Glamour Fashion Show for A Silver Lining Foundation!

    We’re doing it again! Glits&Glamour Fashion Show for A Silver Lining Foundation!

  • Zzazz Productions Mannequin Challenge

    Zzazz Productions Mannequin Challenge

  • St. Jude’s Fashionable Fundraiser

    St. Jude’s Fashionable Fundraiser

    The 22nd annual St. Jude Fashion Show was held Nov. 20 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont. The luncheon, emceed by NBC-5’s Allison Rosati, attracted nearly 1,300 supporters and featured the popular “Dream a Little Dream” fashion show, an extensive raffle and silent auction, and an inspiring testimonial. During the Champagne reception, guests enjoyed beauty makeovers before the program began. Makeup and hair touch-ups were provided by …Read More
  • Toys, Games & Fashion on WCIU

    Toys, Games & Fashion on WCIU

    In case you missed it, here’s a recap of Tous, Games & Fashion on WCIU featuring designs by Peach Carr, Michelle Tan, and Laura TakaTaka http://www.wciu.com/videos/youandme/toys-gaming-fashion-tomorrowRead More
  • Fall Fashion Show at Oakbrook Center

    Fall Fashion Show at Oakbrook Center

    “The colors. The styles. The accessories. All were front and center when the hottest trends of the season were on dramatic display during a preview of fall fashions at Zzazz Productions’ “Fashion. Music. Be Inspired.” On the runway at the Oakbrook Center event were inspiring fall fashions for her, cool-weather looks for him and back-to-school styles for kids.     While music was being supplied by the group The Mix, the presentation …Read More
  • Check us out in CS Magazine!

    Check us out in CS Magazine!

  • New and Improved Website

    New and Improved Website

    We’ve recently gone through a major website redesign! We hope you enjoy our new layout and content!Read More