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On Friday night, local designers, stylists, and artists get together to present Chez Mignon: A House of Pretty Things. Clothes and accessories from designers and vintage purveyors, including Dollparts, Alidade, Caroline Borucki, YellowBirdd, and Dethrose Vintage, will show spring looks during a fashion show, with items offered for sale afterward. There will also be an exhibit featuring work by local photographers as well as live music. Admission is free. It's at Elastic Arts Foundation, 2830 N. Milwaukee, second floor, from 7 to 11:30 PM.
On Saturday, local designer Kristin Hassan comes to Cerato, 3451 N. Southport, for a One-of-a-Kind Wrap Dress Event: she'll help customers pick out a fabric and fit them for a custom-made dress (allow three to four weeks for delivery). She'll be there from 11 AM to 5 PM.
Also on Saturday, the Chicago Fashion Incubator pop-up shop in the 900 Shops, 900 N. Michigan, hosts a trunk show for Evil Kitty, aka local designer Lidia Wachowska, who will show her spring collection. It's from 2 to 7 PM, with a fashion show at 5:30.
Also in the 900 Shops this weekend, space519 welcomes Los Angeles consignment store decadestwo.1 and its assortment of gently used designer clothes and accessories, "especially curated for Chicago clientele." The high-end goods will include a $250 dress section, denim, and MRE Jewelry. The shop will be at space519 all day Saturday (10 AM-7 PM) and Sunday (noon-6 PM).