October 20, 2010 – The 3rd annual Mario, Make Me a Model contest, presented by smartwater® & Chicago magazine, concluded with five finalists walking the runway with professional Ford models. The fashion show not only highlighted the contest finalists but also showcased collections from five Chicago designers. Mario Tricoci announced the winner of the competition at the end of the show.
*Please note Chicago magazine was an overall sponsor, but the event photos are mostly from the VIP reception prior to the runway show and competition.
Photos by Chuan Vo