Shop the Runway: Launch Driving Fashion Forward 2016 [VIDEO]

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Make It Better was proud to be the media sponsor of the fifth annual Launch: Driving Fashion Forward fundraiser held at Autohaus on Edens in April.

The event, which raised more than $18,000 for the Glenview Women’s Club, included music, food, fashion, and silent and live auctions. Check out the video from the event below:

Five North Shore boutiques showed some of their top looks for summer on the runway. If you weren’t able to attend the event this year, be sure to watch each boutique’s runway show and find product details listed below.

Juniper Boutique

Shop Juniper Boutique’s Fashion Show looks online at Shop For Good

Items shown include:

Look 1: I Love Bowie Burnout Tank by Chaser Brand $59; The Judi Flare in Mary Jean Destroy Wash by Current Elliott $248; Jane White Ponte Blazer by Bailey 44 $216

Look 2: Drape Front Jumpsuit by Bella Dahl in Warm Shadow $194; Leather and Crystal Cuff by Rebel Designs $166

Look 3:Devon Stripe Sweater Vest in Tomato/White by 27 Miles $176; Home Alone Silk Jersey Tee in Ivory by Maison Scotch $49; Grace High Rise Straight Leg Jean by DL1961 $172; Bowie Pendant Necklace in Gold by Jenny Bird $95

Look 4: Smocked Waist Tank Dress in Blue and White Lucaya Print by Bella Luxx $182; Sliced Blue Agate Cuff by Ali’s Collection $150

Look 5: Amanda Uprichard Silk ‘Blake Top’ in Neon Fluro’ $172; Coco Curvy Straight Leg White Jeans by DL1961 $178

Look 6: Fringe Sweater Top in Ivory by Leo and Sage $269; Krissa Woven Shorts in Black by Greylin Collection $99

Look 7: Silk Double Layer Top by Heather in White $128; Fernando Cross Front Pant by Bailey 44 in Black $145; Double Oxidized Chain with Textured Sterling Triangle by Dana Reed Designs $128

Look 8: Appelton Silk Print Dress by Paper Crown $258

Look 9: Park Asymmetric Off the Shoulder Maxi by Quinn in Navy $225; Danni Genuine Leather Moto Jacket by Cupcakes and Cashmere in Fog $450 **SHOW SPECIAL PRICE $199!**; Jäger Mixed Metal Bib Necklace by Jenny Bird $175

Look 10: Nubian Desert Dress by Bailey 44 $544


Items shown include:

Look 1: Phoyla zig zag fringe cardy $120; Phoyla zig zag pant $115; Rita Ratskoff beaded necklace $185; Michael Stars shine cami $44

Look 2: Ost faux suede fringe zip vest $155; McGuire Denim mid rise skinny jean $205; ENAZ color block doctor bag $148

Look 3: Twenty dress $245; Knot Just Pearls necklace $85; ENAZ for Life woven bag $75

Look 4: Cupcakes and Cashmere lace top $105; McGuire high-waisted flares $230; Be Loved necklace $175; Waverly Grey vest $215 light blue

Look 5: ENAZ coral sleeveless blouse $68; Karen Kane paisley bottoms $120; ENAZ for Life fringe necklace $75

Look 6: Weston floral blouse $125; J Brand jean in coral $248; Rita Ratskoff tassle necklace $78; Remi and Reid tote $90

Look 7: Soia & Kyo suede fringe jacket $330; ENAZ for Life black top $68; ENAZ for Life printed pants $78

Look 8: Nic & Zoe white cardigan $188; Ercu white pants $165; Denise Noparstak necklace $165

Look 9: Bishop & Young floral dress $80; J Brand pale pink jeans $178; Dex jean jacket $90

Look 10: Lauren Vidal silver mesh top $165; Joie jeans $238; black crystal cuff $225

Ella Louvi

Items shown include:

Look 1: Lace Vivian Dress $268

Look 2: Linen Blend Krissa Top $49; Lace Up JOA skirt $68

Look 3: Cropped Bella Top $53; Ella Louvi Classic Trouser $248

Look 4: Grace Dress $595;

Look 5: Pink Tie Front Blouse $53; Love Tree Pants $58; Ella Louvi Cashmere Scarf $210

Look 6: Cold Shoulder Print Dress $54

Look 7: CQ by CQ high neck top $67 (available in black and white); Midrise Knit Leggings $128; Multi Chain Necklace in Gold $48 (available in gold, silver and pewter)

Look 8: Wrap Front Dress $72; Standard sleeveless Blouse $52; CQ by CQ leggings $68

Look 9: jack meets kate Dress $125

Look 10: Ella Louvi Cape Jacket $398 (customizable in other fabrications and colors)

Peach Carr

Items shown include:

Look 1: “Downward Facing Lobster” Maxi Skirt $250; Black “Julie” Top $90

Look 2: Sheer Blue/White Stripe Overskirt $150

Look 3: Shorts Jumpsuit $150; 70’s Inspired “Lisa” Jumpsuit…$300; Petite Black Mouse Leather Handbag…$375

Look 4: Graphic Summer Maxi Skirt $200; Large Black Mouse Handbag $450

Look 5: B/W “Lisa” Day Dress $350

Look 6: 70’s Black/White Sequin Tunic $400; Sheer Black Cocktail Pants $225; “Kiss” Clutch Bag $150

Look 7 : Red/White Polka Dot Maxi Skirt $200; White Pailette Crop Top, price not available; Basket Lobster Clutch Bag $150

Look 8: Shoulder Cutout Top $175; Cropped Leggings $90; Black Lace Overskirt $200

Look 9: Swedish Print Trumpet Maxi Skirt $300 (also available in red); Black Scoop-Back Drawstring Top $90

Look 10: Red Sequin Flounce Maxi Skirt $450; Red Cummerbund Top $275

Ike Behar

Items shown include:

Look 1: Lt. Blue & Lavender Plaid Sport Coat $895 (Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar); Silk, Linen & Wool Blend Gold Label Pink Horizontal Stripe Sport Shirt $245 (Made in the USA at the Ike Behar workrooms); Blue & Pink Repp Stripe Tie $115 (Made in the USA); Navy Extra Fine Merino Dress Pants $300 (Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar)

Look 2: Orange & Pale Blue Windowpane Sport Coat $895; Lt. Blue Cotton Casual Chinos $225 (Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar); Blue Royal Oxford Dress Shirt $145; Silk & Linen Blend Summer Tie $115 (Made in the USA)

Look 3: Lt. Blue Solid Textured Sport Coat $895 (Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar); White Cotton Casual Chinos $225 (Made in Italy for Ike Behar); Plum Multi-Color Check Sport Shirt $165; Lavender Long Sleeve Polo $225.00 ( Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar);

Look 4: Lt. Grey Glen Plaid Suit $1,295; Lavender gingham sport shirt $195 (Made in the USA at the Ike Behar workrooms); Purple Paisley Tie.  $115.00 (Made in the USA); Lavender Pocket Square $50 (Made in Italy)

Look 5: Royal Blue Sharkskin Suit $1,295; Royal Blue Bold Check Dress Shirt $265; Orange Satin Dot Tie $115.00 (Made in the USA); Peach Bandera print pocket square $50 (Made in Italy)

Look 6: Ike Behar Evening collection Midnight Navy Tuxedo $695; White Satin Twill Tuxedo Shirt $265 (Made in Italy exclusively for Ike Behar); Navy Silk Bow Tie $75