Chicago is well known for it’s architecture, sights, sounds, events and attractions many hot spots are located just a few steps away from our very own front doors. The newly renovated Pilsen Artist’s District can be added to the list of such places to visit this summer. The Lacuna Artist’s Lofts have become home to many of Chicago’s well established and upcoming Fashion Designer’s and Painters. Lacuna is located in East Pilsen just off Halsted and Canalport. This beautiful newly renovated 80,000 sq. foot building was originally a Macaroni factory. The property manager Natalie Stubbs immediately recoginzed the potential of the property in 2009. Since, early 2009 the building has blossomed and come to life reflecting the splendor and creativity of Chicago. The designers of Lacuna come together once a month for a night of fashion, networking and Spa Services. Pretty in Pilsen is a sales and networking event that takes place on the second Thursday of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Pretty in Pilsen features the designs of Kate Boggiano, Objets d’ Envy, Anna Hovet, Cole Haddon, Robbie Len Design, Think Pink Couture, Elle-Mirai, Citrus Philamonjaro Studios, Jimmy Fishbien Photography Studios and Onyxology Nail Studio. If you want to have fun while you shop this is the place for you. Pretty in Pilsen gives Chicagoan’s and Tourists the opportunity to personally meet with designer’s while viewing the latest fashion trends, furnishings and accessories. The event also allows perspective buyers, fashion stylist and boutique owners the opportunity to purchase the newest must haves of the season at amazing prices. Shoppers can expect to be first in line to receive designer updates, product samples, and deals on fashion, jewelry, interior design and spa services while socializing. The Pretty in Pilsen designers have a little bit of something for everyone in attendance from lovely Kate Boggiano work attire to fabulous designs by Sharon Boucher. If you are seeking a unique colorful cocktail dress, prom dress, evening gown or bridesmaid dress Think Pink Couture has just the idea. The wonderful Interior furnishings created by Robbi Len Design will give your home a beautiful, creative look of glamour. If you want to purchase unique designs from around the world allow Cole Haddon to bring London to you. In need of elite spa services such as a manicure or pedicure stop by Onxocology studio to put a rejuvinated spring in your step. Pretty in Pilsen is the premier destination for all fashionistas and art admires this Summer season. The shopping extranvangza takes place once a month at the Lacuna Artists Loft in Pilsen. The next event takes place June 9, 2011, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Be sure to add Pretty in Pilsen to your list of events while shopping for your family and friends.
Don’t forget to pick up a trinket or two for yourself, you deserve it!