THE STYLE GUIDE FOR THE SEASON

WHAT TO WEAR FOR EVERY OCCASION OVER THE HOLIDAYS

Tis the season when you feel like your calendar is filled with holiday festivities—office parties, gift exchanges, the list goes on and on. With your busy schedule, shopping for the perfect outfit might be the last thing you have time for, but we are here to help. We’ve put together some fun and festive looks to cover every occasion this holiday season.

FORMAL AND FESTIVE

GET THE LOOK FROM THE SHOOT

GIVE BOLD, FESTIVE BEAUTY A TRY

A SULTRY, SMOKY EYE

A smoky eye doesn’t have to be done just with dark shadows. Try to incorporate red, the color of the season, into your eye makeup. Mix up different shades of shimmery reds to create the perfect blend of colors for your look. Be sure to continue the shadows on your bottom lash line to frame your entire eye.

RED […]

SECONDHAND SENSATIONS

A local expert offers a guide to men’s consignment shopping

Jessica Highsmith knows a lot about fashion. A partner at the Labels Resale Boutique in Buckhead, she acts as a stylist and consultant for local celebrities and clients, pulling winning outfits for them based on their individual style and needs. We recently sat down with Highsmith to talk about the art of consignment shopping and how to […]

EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY

How an unwitting philanthropist fashionista— along with the help of a few furry friends—made a name for himself on the Atlanta style scene.

In an industry often lampooned as ditsy and shallow, Atlanta style guru E. Vincent Martinez is a beacon of conscientiousness and sincerity. So genuine is he, in fact, that in the middle of discussing his biggest philanthropic success to date—the 10th annual Doggies on […]

WHERE PASSION MEETS FASHION

Local designer’s custom handbags promote worthy causes

Brittni Adams’ custom leather purses aren’t just a stylish accessory. They benefit charitable causes as well.

Like a lot of women, Brittni Adams is smitten with handbags. So when the Buckhead resident was looking for a way to combine her passion for purses and her desire to put an end to human trafficking, she founded a company called […]

IN THE SWIM

MAKE A SPLASH IN SUMMER’S HOTTEST SUITS

Whether you plan to jet off to a tropical island or lounge out by the pool in the Georgia sun this summer, we’re here to show you how to bring drama to any pool or beachside occasion. This year, there are loads of bold swim styles that are sure to make waves wherever they go. We’ve picked our favorites and included styling tips on ways to complete the […]

OUT-RAGE-OUSLY FUN

Local blogger Sherri Dickens combines style savvy, humor and authenticity

Top by PinkBlush, available at shoppinkblush.com; Denim by AG Denim, Shoes by Jeffrey Campbell and Backpack by Rebecca Minkoff, available at shop.nordstrom.com.

In a fashion and mommy blogosphere filled with saccharine-sweet voices and unattainable designer style, Brookhaven-based blogger Sherri Dickens is a breath of fresh air. As the personality and fashion brains behind

PURSE PREREQUISITES

Hot handbag designer Alexandria Alli reveals what’s in her own bag…

Alexandria Alli is steadily growing her luxury handbag empire. Celebrities such as TV personality Nene Leakes and singer Christina Milian have been seen rocking the Buckhead resident’s label, F&W Style.

Originally from Nigeria, the former model has called Atlanta home since the age of 13. Alli exhibited an early […]

DRESSES FOR THE MODERN-DAY AUDREY HEPBURN

Anne Barge brings timeless sophistication to the bridal world.

Jonquil from Anne Barge Collection, $4,830

Anne Barge is a Peach State native, UGA graduate and a renowned bridal dress designer. She’s been featured on hit shows and news programs such as TLC’s “Say Yes to the Dress” and NBC’s “Today Show.” She’s designed for a number of […]

WINTER WOW

TURN HEADS THIS SEASON WITH MIX-AND-MATCH TEXTURES

Mom always told you to layer-up on cold winter days, but now we’re showing you how to do it in style. It’s time to pair contrasting textures with one another because, as you’ll see, it most definitely works. From elegant velvets to jaw-dropping furs, these getups are sure to blow you away. Forget “less is more” because this season, the more texture, the better. And since wintertime is […]