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Style photos from Pitchfork Midwinter

Festival fashion reflected the creative yet chill vibe of the Art Institute of Chicago.



Can every music festival be held at a museum from now on? The chill yet creative vibe of the Art Institute of Chicago was reflected in the outfits of those who attended the debut of Pitchfork’s Midwinter on February 15 through 17. Some of the most outstanding looks came from singer-songwriter Madison McFerrin, who was spotted strolling around the museum in all her glory between performances. Sal Yvet, McFerrin’s wardrobe stylist, said her Saturday outfit (pictured above) was a romantic-glam mix that was “all about movement.” McFerrin likes to do her own makeup and to keep her signature ’fro—but this time she had it embellished by local braiding artist Shani Crowe. In the look above, Crowe used Swarovski crystals to create a kind of “chandelier” to frame McFerrin’s face. See more outfits by McFerrin, her fashionable crew, and many other stylish guests in the slideshow below.  v

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