The POWCH! hit the fashion runway on April 30th at Kickin’ maternity boutique with Chicago’s very own eco-friendly, clothing designer, Molly Ades (Molly Ades Maternity) and other local celebrities, Jackie Dorris -Founder, Fit4MOMNeighborhood Parent Network‘s Associate Executive Director, Christa Reed and Kickin‘ owner, Trudy Robinson Foley.


Christa Reed, NPN and Trudy Robinson-Foley, Kickin’ in Maternal America and Queen Mum

All enjoyed an evening of spring fashion for moms and moms to be, delicious hors d’oeuvres, desserts, wine, and mocktails at Kickin in Chicago’s Roscoe Village.  Christa and Trudy hosted the show wearing designer fashions from the boutique including Maternal America, cobalt blue shawl/nursing scarf/superhero cape and Queen Mum black lace top.


Deena Rowden in Queen Mum top and Ripe ‘Fluid’ pant


Whitney Logan in Molly Ades Nursing Tank Dress

The show kicked off with casual wear from Molly Ades including an adorable, striped, zip-front nursing (or mardi gras) tank dress.

And, Queen Mum violet sleeveless top with Ripe Fluid pant and ‘statement’ jewelry like Momma’s Jewels sterling silver teething necklace.


Alexandra Eidenberg w/baby in Queen Mum and Maternal America scarf


Andrea Page in Queen Mum Black Lace dress (shoes from A Pied)

Also featured was professional to evening attire from Queen Mum (including baby and nursing shawl!) with the finale showcasing a gorgeous formal, Lacy Skater Dress from Ripe with rockin’ black lace heels.  (All shoes found at A Pied shoe boutique in Chicago).

Guests were treated to exclusive discounts and promotions after the show while enjoying ‘private event’ shopping.  And, raffle give-aways included items such as: a deluxe stroller, Fit4Mom premium gift certificate, free classes from Bubbles Academy, NPN annual membership, and a k.o. kidz Mommy & Me POWCH! ‘Limited Edition’ design set.  Additionally, every guest received an amazing goodie bag with a Queen Mum one-of-kind cosmetic purse, Erbaviva organic skincare samples, Classic Kids Photography notecards, Little Threads ‘baby paper’ toy, Jamberry manicure set, and k.o. kidz healthy eating gift.  

Keri-Cote-Meg-Goodling-Morris-guestsJackie-Dorris-fit4momLocal celebrities including eco-designer, Molly Ades and Fit4Mom, Jackie Dorris were spotted with the latest, on-the-go fashion accessory and attendees including Chicago moms, Keri Cote and Meg Goodling modeled The POWCH!.

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[Pictured above LtoR (lookin’ fabulous!): Christa Reed, Trudy Robinson Foley, and Jackie Dorris Second Row: Kris Donaker, Molly Ades, Deena Rowden (in Queen Mum Inkt Blue top and Coated Slimfit Denim pant with Maternal America scarf)