Photo courtesy of Von ZThe walls might be steel gray but walk into this new Bucktown contemporary women’s apparel boutique and you’ll be swept away by a sea of corals, pinks, yellows and blues. Local designer Jenna Zielbauer effortlessly mixes a selection of dresses from her own collection, Cotton Candy Couture, with a blend of U.S.-based and European brands of apparel, accessories and shoes.
Chicago fashionistas can find SCHUTZ line of stylish footwear from Brazil, Janessa Leone hats from Los Angeles, intricately hand-beaded Moyna clutches from New York and big, bold jewelry among the offerings at Von Z which range from $35 to $350.
Photo courtesy of Von ZZielbauer is on hand to offer pairings and isn't afraid to mix hot pink shorts with a black tank and white top. In fact, mixing patterns and colors seems to be her specialty. Her French Bulldog pup, Rambo, happily hangs around while customers peruse. Should your sweet tooth need its fill, macaroons from Dana’s Bakery and a self-serve candy bar are at the ready.
Photo courtesy of Von ZIn addition to personal shopping and one-on-one styling services, the shop is available to host private events including bachelorette parties, happy hour, book club, girls' night out, birthdays and anniversaries, too, making this more than just a great shopping destination.