IMAGINE 2011 Fashion Show

May 19, 2011

Chicago IMAGINE 2011Join us for a night of fashion, fun and inspiration at IADT-Chicago's 2011 IMAGINE Fashion Show!

This year's show will be at the UIC Forum at 8 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.) Featuring over 100 original student designs by 40+ designers, the show will be emceed by ABC-7's Val Warner. Miss Illinois USA Angela Sparrow will lend a hand on the runway, and musical guest Kristinia DeBarge is performing.

IMAGINE '11 is created and produced by the students and faculty of IADT-Chicago. The designs, chosen by a panel of local fashion insiders and industry experts, include daywear, swim, cocktail, evening, wearable art and fabric manipulation, with a special presentation of McQueen-inspired gowns in honor of the late Alexander McQueen.

Each program at IADT plays an intricate role in bringing IMAGINE to life, including Interior Design, Advertising & Design, Multimedia Production & Design, Merchandising Management and Fashion Design. Students from all of these programs come together as a team, developing a creative logo, assembling sensational stage designs, casting professional models from Ford and Factor, and designing unique garments. 

To buy tickets, go online here, call 312.980.9295 or email

Some of the show's proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities.