Wednesday, May 11, 2011

The Most Stylish Guests from Art Chicago's After Art Party

Factio Magazine, Chicago's most stylish magazine, played host to Art Chicago's official after art party at one of the most luxurious and stylish apartments we've ever seen - EnV Luxury Apartments. So it's no wonder that some of the city's most stylish came out to celebrate the event. Take a look at the most fashionable patrons from that night. Did you make the cut? Enjoy!

Photos by Danielle Sanders

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Friday, May 6, 2011

Giveaway Alert: Mother’s Day Gift

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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Corzo is Our Haute Tequila

Corzo Ice Sculpture at Lumen

After checking out Factio Magazine's Art Rocks event for Art Chicago at Lumen, we definitely have a new haute tequila on our radar and it's Corzo. This tequila is the smoothest we've ever tasted and we had no problems the next morning! If you would like to repeat what the style set drank that night, here are the recipes sampled at Factio's party below. Enjoy.

Host Ryan M. Behsel with models from Agency Galatea

1 1/2 parts CORZO Silver Tequila
2 parts cranberry juice
1/4 part premium triple sec
lime squeeze
Shake ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled martini glass.
Garnish with a lime slice.

1 1/2 parts CORZO Reposado
2 parts fresh orange juice
1/2 premium triple sec
1/2 part fresh lime juice
Shake ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled glass.
Garnish with a lime slice.

1 1/2 parts CORZO Silver Tequila
1 1/2 parts pineapple juice
1/2 part premium triple sec
Shake ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled glass.
Garnish with a lime slice.

For more information about Corzo, visit

Photo Credit: Danielle Sanders and Amanda Kaiser