Monthly Archives: September 2009

Designs to be Featured at Ai Chicago Alumni Gallery Show

Xochil’s designs to be featured at Ai Chicago Alumni Gallery Show. The show will be held October 13 – November 11, at The Illinois Institute of Art – Chicago. Also, there will be a gallery reception Thursday, October 22nd from 5:00pm to 8:00pm where you can meet the designers in the show. The show will feature alumni from all majors from fashion to web design and visual communications.

Xochil’s Urban Swan Collection Available at The Image Studios

The Image Studios



Xochil’s clothing collection, Urban Swan, is now available for purchase at The Image Studios, located in Chicago’s West Loop.

The Image Studios provides wardrobe styling and other services for individuals and corporations. Please make an appointment or stop by to view and/or purchase items from the Urban Swan collection. All clothing items can be customized both in size and styling.


The Image Studios – Chicago
22 North Morgan Street, Suite 215
Chicago IL 60607


About Xochil Herrera, Chicago Pattern Maker

Xochil Herrera provides professional fashion design services to designers and individuals in the Chicago area. Xochil has expert tailoring skills, and a strong technical skill set that includes production pattern making, technical specification packages, and prototyping. She can provide guidance for designers from concept development to technical sketches, patterns and fitting samples to models. She has worked with a number of designers to bring their concepts to reality. She can also provide industry contacts for fabric, trim and findings, and help set up your line for production with a sewing contractor. Xochil specializes in women’s and men’s knit apparel, particularly active wear. and also has experience working with hand bags, leather and fur.