International Academy of Design & Technology's
IMAGINE '11 Fashion Show
Goodnight Sweet Prince: "In McQueen We Trust"
Alexander McQueen Tribute
Lady Gaga Lovely
Black & Blue Block Frock
The evening hit a high C-note when songbird Kristinia DeBarge, daughter of '80s pop star James DeBarge, performed her hit song, “Goodbye,” with the New Generation Fancy Drill Team from After School Matters.
Songstress Kristinia DeBarge
Among the 1,800 glamour-loving guests who attended, Chicago's fashion royalty included Oscars Designer Challenge Winner 2011 Borris Powell, fashion-handbag designer Michelle Tan and IADT alum and IMAGINE '11 honoree, Nora del Busto - 2008 Latino Fashion Week winner and Macy’s 2009 Fashion Incubator program participant - whose statement-making essentials were also on mannequin display.
Miss Illinois USA 2011 Angela Sparrow and Joel Burton
Randall Hill, Nester Leivas and Michelle Tan
Kim Brodsky, Lisa Cipriani and Chad Jensen
Jordan McDowell and Ashley Zygmunt
For more information about the International Academy of Design & Technology, visit the website HERE.
Captioned photos of guests courtesy of Johnny Porsche Photography
Runway and non-captioned photos courtesy of Dan Tomei
Kristinia DeBarge photo courtesy of Tutto Bene Photography
Posted by Kerry Shorr