Cheeky Chicago’s Fashion Show at 900 N. Michigan Shops

Jessica Zweig and Erica Bethe Levin

Cheeky Chicago hosted 350 guests at its 4th annual fashion show “The Real People of Style” at 900 North Michigan Avenue on Thursday, March 21. Nine of Chicago’s fashionistas showcased spring trends from the 900 North Michigan Shops.

Music by DJAT rocked the house while models adorned fashion from DNA 2050, DEKA Chicago, Karen Millen, Original Penguin, Diesel, L.K. Bennett, Bloomingdale’s, and shoes from Mezlan and Charles David. The Chicago celebs that graced the catwalk included Emma Arnold, founder of Tres Awesome; Agga B., designer/stylist at Agga B.; David Barton, founder of David Barton Gym; Graham Kostic, editorial and creative director of; Kelly Ryan O’Brien, pop culture expert and founder, Chicago Blogger Network; David Rehkson, partner at DINE AMIC Group; David Sanchez, Ford model; Angi Taylor, morning show co-host of Brotha Fred’s Neighborhood, 103.5 KISS-FM; and Karim Tonsy, artistic director and founder of Karim Tonsy Egyptian Physical Dance Theatre.

Platinum Events produced the fashion show which was sponsored by Peroni Italy, along with EFFEN Vodka, Apothic Wine, Siena Tavern, SmartWater and hair styled by Mario Tricoci Salon.

Francis Son Photographs


About Cindy Burns

Cindy Burns is an author, researcher and freelance writer. She has spent over 20 years serving on charitable boards and organizations, and currently serves as a member of the Women's Board of the Joffrey Ballet and The Women's Auxillary Board of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicago. She’s also an Honorary Member of the Children's Service Board of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital and writes as TCW's "Woman About Town," covering Chicago's social scene, events, fashion, interviews with women who are making a difference, and more around Chicago