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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...

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. [caption id="attachment_437" align="alignnone" width="485"] Pictured:...

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...

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. [caption id="attachment_386" align="alignnone" width="918"] Pictured: Olivia wearing Milly black v-neck dress.[/caption] Get the Look: Dress This...

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. [caption id="attachment_378" align="alignnone" width="479"]

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. [caption id="attachment_382" align="alignnone" width="479"] Pictured: Olivia wearing Alexander McQueen black...

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. [caption id="attachment_375" align="alignnone" width="479"] Pictured: Noelle (left) wearing Milly black sweater, DVF high waist fitted pencil skirt, and Givenchy top handle black bag and Christina (right)...

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. [caption id="attachment_348" align="alignnone" width="479"] Pictured: Christina wearing Alice+Olivia Bordeaux sheer...

Haute Dog Chicago

[caption id="attachment_371" align="alignnone" width="1022"] Pictured: Tracey Tarantino, Jim Sanders, and Dana Nolan[/caption] 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...

Red & White Are Right

[caption id="attachment_333" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Back: Elizabeth, Cynovia, Lexy, and Maria
Front: Sylvia and Tracey[/caption] 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....