Visit the Italian Expo at Navy Pier to see fashion shows featuring amazing Chicago designers including CFI current and alumni Designers in Residence! Eight local designers will compete in the Fashion Competition Runway Shows for the title of Italian Expo Fashion Icon.
The public is invited to vote for their favorite designer during the Friday and Saturday shows, and the top four picks will compete on Sunday before a panel of high-profile judges.
CFI designers Miriam Cecilia Carlson, C/FAN and Agga B. will be showcasing their talent at this local event.
The winner will be announced in CS Magazine on Sunday, September 19. The lucky designer will win a free trip to Italy's top fashion school, the Polimoda Institute of Design in Florence.
The stakes are high so attend the shows, vote and support our local designers!
Visit the Italian Expo website to see the schedule of events and more on the featured designers.