Modern Luxury Press
Deputy Editor Katie Schroeder segment with WGN on Spring Fashion March Issue
Friday, March 15, 2013 - 10:53

Katie Schroeder, Deputy Editor of CS magazine sits down with WGN's Dina Bair during the Midday Chicago Scene: Spring runway fashion trends segment. Shroeder talks the trends; black and white, nautical, and bright colors with patterns as seen on the models from Factor Models, looks by Edith Hart, styled by Mel Muoio. More fashion trends in the March issue of CS, found online here.

To watch the segment, click here.

Chefs and the City
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 15:45

The 8th Annual Chefs and the City, benefiting Vital Bridges and sponsored by CS magazine, featured delectable samplings of the finest cuisine. Twenty-six of Chicago's top culinary talents took part in this event at the Ritz-Carlton's Grand Ballroom. In addition to the gourmet treats, guests also experienced wine, beer and cocktail pairings, a Grand Raffle featuring five luxurious prizes and a Live Auction of three prizes, including a food and wine trip to Napa, a vineyard touring trip to Italy and an in-home dinner prepared by a top chef. To wrap up this amazing evening, all guests were welcomed to stay for an after hours Dance Party with DJ Megan Taylor and have great late night bites!


Press Coverage: NBC Chicago | Beauty and Her Feast | Candid Candance | Cheeky Chicago | Chicagoist | Gaper's Block | Now You Know Events | Pink Memo | Plancast | Windy City Times


Associate Editor Katie Schroeder segment with WGN on "Fascinating Faces" February Issue
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 13:02

Katie Schroeder sits down with WGN's Steve Sanders during the Midday Chicago Scene: Chicagoland segment to discuss the new “Fascinating Faces” February issue of CS magazine. 1871 Chicago's Kevin Willer and a "fascinating face" in the issue, joined as well in discussing the tech growth in Chicago.

To watch entire segment, click here.

Spring Fashion
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 18:02

CS magazine teamed up with Saks Fifth Avenue at Block 37 to celebrate the annual Spring Fashion Issue with a fashion show featuring designer Yigal Azrouël. While Factor Models showcased fabulous menswear, women's apparel and contemporary label Cut 25 looks down the runway, guests sipped Belvedere Vodka cocktails, Stella Artois brews and bites from Entertaining Company while enjoying tunes from DJ Megan Taylor of Fig media. Event Creative and Sound Investment lit the show and designed the decor, including a VIP lounge with furnishings from Casa Spazio.

Photography by: Annalise Freytag, Jonjie Baniel, and Jordan Lindley


NBC Chicago| Kelli Zink| Corals + Cognac| Second City Style 1| Second City Style 2| Artrick Playground| Luxury Garage Sale Off the Cuff|

Coverage for Jenn-Air Chef's Table
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 18:09

CS magazine invited guests to the Reid Murdoch Penthouse for the most exclusive chef, fine foods and wine event of the year in celebration of the July restaurant issue with 100% of the proceeds benefiting DIFFA/Chicago.

Guest's enjoyed delicious cuisines by Jared Van Camp of Nellcôte, Celeste Campise of Spiaggia, Jim Kilberg of Coco Pazzo, James O'Donnell of Michael Jordan's Steak House, Chris Pandel of The Bristol and Balena, Kevin Hickey of Allium, Ashlee Aubin of Wood and Jacques Torres Chocolates, John des Rosiers of Moderno and more.

Also featured were Moët Ice Imperial, along with specialty wine pairings by Noble Grape and Stella Artois Brews, live music was provided by Rendezvous and a DJ set by Toast & Jam, event decor was done by Hello Darling and specialty cocktails were created by Adam Segar, the founder/mixologist for Humm Spirits.


Gaper's Block (1) | Windy City Live - What's on Dec | | The Local Tourist (1)

The Local Tourist (2) | Gaper's Block (2) | Beauty and her Feast | The Editor at Large

Jenn-Air | Master Class Blog | Vimeo | WBEZ | Jo Chicago's Newswire

Associate Editor Katie Schroeder segment with WGN on "Best of Chicago" issue
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 18:05

Katie Schroeder sits down with WGN's Dina Bair during the Midday Fix to discuss the new  “Best of Chicago” January issue for CS Modern Luxury.

To watch entire segment, click here.

Fashion's Night Out After Party at TheWit
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 17:41

ROOF on theWit and CS magazine invited guests to join the official after party of Chicago's iconic Fashion's Night Out for a runway show by Edith Hart with complimentarty drinks and cocktails from Russian Standard Vodka & Stella Artois.

Chicago Now | Now You Know | Racked | NBC Chicago | Chicago Mag | Chicago Business |

Chefs and the City 2012
Monday, December 17, 2012 - 17:59

The annual Chefs and the City was hosted at the Ritz-Carlton on Friday, July 15, 2012 at 7PM. Thr event brought in over 40 Chicago top chefs and included a fashion show, exclusive VIP tasting, and after-party. The evening elegantly presented delicious cuisine for all its guests. Press included.

NBC Chicago  l  Windy City Times  l  Promo Video

Fashion's Night Out at the Shops at North Bridge
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 17:58

CS Magazine & The Shops at North Bridge hosted the ultimate fall fashion challenge for Fashion's Night Out inviting on local stylists and fashion bloggers while going head-to-head to compete for fabulous prizes while creating this season’s hottest new looks from 8 stores at The Shops at North Bridge. The looks were curated by multiple stylists from various different fashion companies, along with The Shops at North Bridge. Shoppers voted on their favorite fall look while enjoying special offers from The Shops along with participating in the iconic Fashion’s Night Out evening.

Chicago Now | Your Trendy | Chicago Sun Times | NowYouKnow | My Daily Find | Chicago Magazine

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Fashion Editor Isaiah Freeman-Shub on Windy City Live @WLS ABC7
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 14:46

CS Brides and CS fashion editor Isaiah Freeman-Shub talks 2012 bridal gown trends on Windy City LIVE @ WLS ABC7. To see the segment, click here.