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Extra TV Picks Up Emmy Rossum Feature in MANHATTAN magazine
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 09:07

Emmy Rossum had to play down her glamorous self, trying not to be TOO pretty for her Shameless character, Fiona Gallagher. To read more, visit EXTRATV.COM

Too Pretty to Audition for Shameless? AOL Entertainment shares Emmy's story
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 08:59

Being pretty almost cost MANHATTAN cover girl, Emmy Rossum, her leading role on Shameless. Click HERE to see the video on AOL Entertainment! 

Digital Spy: Emmy Rossum shares with MANHATTAN magazine
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 14:11

 Emmy Rossum shares how producers on the Showtime series 'Shameless' did not want her to audition for her role of Fiona because she was "too glamorous." To read more, click here.

Cover Girl Emmy Rossum on The Frisky
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 14:06

The Frisky talks about how producers didn't want Emmy Rossum to audition for the role of Fiona in 'Shameless.' According to Emmy, her image was "too glamorous." To read more, click here.

 

Complex talks about MANHATTAN mag's cover girl Emmy Rossum
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 14:01

Emmy Rossum wasn't even allowed an audition for her current role as Fiona in 'Shameless' because she was "too glamorous." After submitting a personal video of herself as the character and three more auditions, the producers finally cast her. To read more, click here.

 

Cover girl Emmy Rossum on Starpulse.com
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 13:57

 Starpulse.com talks about Emmy Rossum's fight for her role in new Showtime series 'Shameless." To read more, click here.

Us Weekly covers Emmy Rossum in MANHATTAN magazine
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 13:53

 Us Weekly shares how Emmy Rossum almost got denied the role of Fiona in Showtime's new series 'Shameless.' To read more, click here.

E! Online sums up MANHATTAN mag's recent interview with cover girl Emmy Rossum
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 13:04

 Emmy Rossum tells about how producers of the Showtime series 'Shameless' wouldn't let her audition for the role of Fiona. After submitting a video of herself as the character, and three more auditions, Emmy finally got the role. To read more, click here.

Huffington Post talks about Emmy Rossum's 'Shameless' audition conflict
Friday, January 4, 2013 - 12:44

 MANHATTAN mag cover girl Emmy Rossum reveals her conflict with producers prior to being cast on 'Shameless.' After submitting a tape of herself to producers as the character Fiona, she was finally granted the role. To read more, click here.

Fashion's Night Out After Party at TheWit
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 16:41

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 - 16:59

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 - 16:58

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

Racked | Gozamos | Fashin Group International | Cheeky Chicago | SociaLife Chicago | NBC Chicago | Chicago Business

 

Yahoo! News Covers the Star Who Will Play Princess Diana on the Big Screen
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 15:44

 Naomi Watts graces the cover of Manhattan magazine this December, and dishes on what it was like to embody someone as iconic as Princess Di. Yahoo! News covered it here, but you can check out the full article in Manhattan mag here.

Perez Hilton says Naomi Watts shines on December's Manhattan Magazine cover!
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 15:37

 Noami Watts graces our cover with a stunning Oscar de la Renta gown, and every other gorgeous outfit she graces our pages with just gets better! For Perez's feedback, click here, and for the full feature in Manhattan Magazine, click here.

ET Online covers Naomi Watts in Manhattan Magazine
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 15:32

 Manhattan Mag cover girl Naomi Watts talks about her riskiest and toughest role yet. To see ETOnline, click here, and check Manhattan Magazine's full interview here.

Afternoon of Bridal Luxury
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 15:37

CS Brides presented the 6th Annual Afternoon of Bridal Luxury on September 23, 2012. The invited brides and their guests started the Oak Street Council's Charitable Wedding Walk in the private dining rooms of Spiaggia. The decor provided was by Event Creative, bites and champagne from Spiaggia, entertainment by Cagen Music LLC and visits with Davis Imperial CleanersBagable GiftsFig WeddingsElizabeth GraceThe Traveling Photo BoothDennis Lee Photography and Sugar Chic Designs with Truffle Truffle. Brides enjoyed a 24 stop walk down the famous shopping row of Oak Street for shopping, sweets and bridal bliss treatment. The walk ended at Waldorf Astoria with a premium Juicy Couture swag bag, book signing by Debi Lilly in Bernard's and invitation to exclusive after party at Le Colonial. This event benefitted The American Heart Association.

 

Press coverage:

A Stem Above 

Cacao Sweets & Treats 

Cheeky Chicago

Afternoon of Bridal Luxury
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 15:37

CS Brides presented the 6th Annual Afternoon of Bridal Luxury on September 23, 2012. The invited brides and their guests started the Oak Street Council's Charitable Wedding Walk in the private dining rooms of Spiaggia. The decor provided was by Event Creative, bites and champagne from Spiaggia, entertainment by Cagen Music LLC and visits with Davis Imperial CleanersBagable GiftsFig WeddingsElizabeth GraceThe Traveling Photo BoothDennis Lee Photography and Sugar Chic Designs with Truffle Truffle. Brides enjoyed a 24 stop walk down the famous shopping row of Oak Street for shopping, sweets and bridal bliss treatment. The walk ended at Waldorf Astoria with a premium Juicy Couture swag bag, book signing by Debi Lilly in Bernard's and invitation to exclusive after party at Le Colonial. This event benefitted The American Heart Association.

 

Press coverage:

A Stem Above 

Cacao Sweets & Treats 

 

Anniversary Home Event
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 13:09

In celebration of CS Interiors' 5th year anniversary issue, an Anniversary Home was built in the exclusive Ritz Carlton Residences. CS Interiors partnered up with the city's top interior designers to create a show home inspired by Chicago couple, Katrina Markoff and Jason Scher of Vosges Haut-Chocolat. The designers included; Anne Coyle, James E. Ruud, Julia Buckingham Edelmann, Tracy Hickman, Tom Stringer and Jessica LaGrange. Tickets for a public open house inviting the public into the home benefited the Lynn Sage Foundation and Infant Welfare Society of Chicago. 

Press coverage:

Apartment Therapy

Simply Smitten

Ms. Matilda Designs Blog and Design Group

Edyta & Co

Second City Soiree

Cosentino Company

NS Announces Editor-in-Chief, Elaine Doremus
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 11:00

Modern Luxury announced Elaine Doremus (formerly Slayton) as the Editor-in-Chief of its newest title, NS magazine. Doremus was most recently the Editorial Director of JWC Media's Hinsdale Living magazine, which she helped launch in November 2011. In her 6 years with JWC, she also worked as a Contributing Editor and an Associate Editor for Forest & Bluff and Sheridan Road magazines. Doremus has made the North Shore home for 17 years, currently lives in Lake Forest and will be dividing her time between the North Shore and downtown Chicago as the Editor-in-Chief of NS.

Crain's Chicago Business Press - click here.

Mediabistro picks up MANHATTAN's November issue
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 14:08

 Mediabistro calls MANHATTAN an 'uptown-meets-downtown' city mag.  To read more, click here.