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Vert Couture Eco-Fashion Show & Benefit at Fashion Focus Chicago

As one of the headlining shows during Fashion Focus Chicago, Conscious Living TV presents Vert Couture. This runway show is ready to wow the crowd and make fashionistas fall in love with the fashions of 2012. This Thursday, October 20th, prepare to get your green on with this 3rd annual event. Vert Couture is unlike any other fashion show out there- it focuses on Chicago’s sustainable fair trade fashion movement and the runway takes place on one of the largest green roofs in the Unites States! It was created by Michael and Bianca Alexander, founders of Conscious Planet Media, an Emmy award-winning green television, video and film productions company. Billy is on the host committee and thrilled to be a part of this earth-friendly evening of fashion.
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Night for Sight featuring jets, luxury cars & gourmet food benefiting the Illinois Eye Bank!

Through Illinois Eye-Bank, thousands of Illinois residents facing blindness have had their sight restored. On October 15, the Eye-Bank will be holding their Aviators Night to benefit the organization. For just $150, you can spend the night like you stepped into the life of a rich airplane baron - surrounded by jets, luxury cars, gourmet food, and premium drinks! Or you can go for the $250 VIP package to get even more perks like VIP seating and table service.
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Legends Fight Night Celebrates its 9th Year at Soldier Field & Honors Mickey Ward!

Get your boxing gloves out and keep your guard up! Legends Fight Night is celebrating its ninth year and it keeps getting bigger and better! “Fight Night” is one of the most notorious charity events in Chicago and has raised over $1.6 million dollars, benefitting numerous charities. This year, however, “Fight Night” is going even bigger when it comes to helping out. To reach and help more charities founder Neal Wilkinson and the Board of Directors launched the OpenField Foundation (O.F.F) earlier this year. The O.F.F.’s purpose is to help support small, new and undeserved charities by being a charitable fundraising platform through grants, gifts, and donations.

Chicago Ideas Week – Bringing the worlds top speakers together with Chicagos best thinkers to create an ecosystem of innovation, exploration, and intellectual recreation!

Chicago Ideas Week is fast approaching. Described as “100 Speakers. 7 Days. 1 Electrified City,” Chicago will be hosting a multitude of great thinkers during October 10 - 16. Each topic and event will be focused on trying to “create an ecosystem of innovation, exploration, and intellectual recreation.” Created by Groupon cofounder Brad Keywell, “[he] saw a need for a great platform in the Midwest that helps connect thinkers and doers."
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Let Nike Know How You #OWNCHICAGO!

Do you run this city? As in, do you spend countless miles on the lakefront path, either training for the marathon or running to work? Do you spend hours on the basketball court, practicing your skills? Each person plays an integral role in this city and Niketown wants to honor these individuals that #ownchicago.
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The 85th Rush University Medical Center Womens Board Fashion Show and Live Auction on October 6!

October 6th will see the 85th annual fashion show presented by the Women’s Board of Rush University, but even though the event has been going on for 8 decades, it definitely shows no signs of old age. In fact, this year’s show “LAYERS” presents a decidedly modern take on fashion. A “who’s who” of volunteer models will walk down the runway wearing designs from some of the best names in fashion including: Frances Heffernan, The Lake Forest Shop, Loro Piana, Luca Luca, Neapolitan, p.45, Penny's From Heaven, Ralph Lauren, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tory Burch and Valentino.
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Shecky’s Girls Night Out: Fashion, Jewelry & Beauty!

Keeping up with the latest fashion could really be a full-time job! Styles come and go with the seasons and beauty trends never really last. I'm a jeans and a tshirt kind of guy, but if I had to say there is one thing that never goes out of style, it would be quality time with friends and loved ones.