15 Nov 2016 Permalink

I attend a number of blogger-related events in and around Chicago, but my favorite has to be the annual playCHIC Fashion Show every November!

If you’re not familiar, the playCHIC Fashion Show is all part of Chicago’s annual Toy and Game Week…a week that is dedicated to celebrate play and innovation through consumer events, conferences, awards and, of course, a fashion show!

This will be my second year as a PlayCHIC Fashion Ambassador and this year’s panel is comprised of some of the most influential social media mavens. These lovely ladies will be joining me!

PlayCHIC FASHION Show Fashion Ambassadors 2016

April Giannosa | Nicole Regan  | Christine Jones

Kate Loscalzo | Candice Kilpatrick 

 Cheryl Leahy  | Alison Ray  | Souk Supantavong

Attending PlayChic is like no other fashion show you’ve experienced. Nowhere will you see a runway show that pairs the hottest fashion designers with world-famous toy and game brands to create an unforgettable evening.

PlayCHIC Fashion Show Navy Pier


Much like “Project Runway”  PlayCHIC challenges Chicago’s top fashion designers to create a runway look inspired by a playful toy or game. Borris Powell, will serve as host for the evening and creating a womenswear look inspired by Twister celebrating the 50th Anniversary. Elda De La Rosa is teaming up with Twister for an evening womenswear design guaranteed to turn heads. PomPomWow and Orbeez are creating their own looks and from what we hear, it’s going to be larger than life!  

“The designs are currently in transit from California and they are quite massive. So large that we are having them shipped in special shaped packaging.  I’m so excited for the audience see this ‘illuminating’ show.” says Souk Supantavong (PlayCHIC’s Fashion Show Producer), as she winks to us.

The 2016 PlayCHIC fashion show hits the catwalk Friday, November 18th at Navy Pier Grand Ballroom following the TAGIE Awards

PlayCHIC Fashion Show Navy Pier

GRAB YOUR TICKET TODAY! Ticket includes OPEN BAR, Playful Desserts, Fashion Show hosted by Borris Powell and After Party with DJ Brent Rolland from Fig Media.

Available for $50 visit See you at the After Party at Navy Pier for Chicago’s most creative and unforgettable fashion experience!

Reserve your parking spot in advance with SpotHero, a parking reservation service that helps drivers find and book parking online! Enter promo code CHITAG at checkout for an extra $5 off parking!

Catch a Lyft to get to and from all of ChiTAG Week events or to get around and explore Chicago. You’re not a member yet? Don’t worry it is super easy to join:

I was selected to be a playCHIC Fashion Ambassador. All content and opinions expressed here are honest and all my own. 

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