The ThYck Troupe, a full-figured organization, is set to host it’s premiere fashion event at the Creative Lounge in Chicago, IL showcasing Chicago designers.
(Chicago, IL) creative lounge CHICAGO and Kokoro Creative proudly present “THE NEW THYCK: A Full-Figured Fashion Exhibition”.
“THE NEW THYCK” will debut at creative lounge CHICAGO, Thursday, April 28, 2011 beginning at 6:30pm with a welcome reception, and a 7:15pm show time.
Creative lounge CHICAGO is located at 1564 N. Damen Ave, 3rd Floor Gallery, Chicago, IL 60618.
Some featured designers include Coldwater Creek, Shavonne Dorsey Designs (2011 Macy’s Chicago Fashion Incubator), Courbes Sera (Macy’s Associate Designer), and Crescendo Apparel.
The exhibition’s theme, “THE NEW THYCK” emphasizes originality, boldness, creativity and harmony in the world of full-figured fashion.
“This will be a very powerful exhibition,” says Tressa Thomas, Founder & Artistic Director of ThYck Troupe Organization, NFP. “Our focus is real women, from all walks of life, showcasing collections from a variety of esteemed Chicago designers. With full-figured fashion increasing in necessity and demand within the worldwide fashion community, ThYck Troupe aims to highlight the incredible talent of plus-size designers and the diverse demographic of women that support it.”
About the ThYck Troupe Organization, NFP
ThYck Troupe™ is a non-profit organization founded in 2009, dedicated to the training, development and empowerment of full-figured women pursuing careers in the performing arts.
About creative lounge CHICAGO, inspired by Toyota™
Part of the TOYOTA Creative Global Network, the creative lounge CHICAGO evolved from the TOYOTA collaboration with the Chicago fashion world. The lounge promises to be a space that facilitates the interaction between TOYOTA engineers and public opinion leaders, personalities, creative spirits and artists brought together to foment ideas for the betterment of the society of tomorrow.