Three years after a down economy forced her to close her high-end Chicago boutique, designer Maria Pinto aims to make a comeback with a less-pricey collection funded by fans. Pinto, who has created outfits for Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $250,000 in 45 days to produce her new M2057 capsule collection of pieces priced between $75 and $250.

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