FALL’S FUNKY FASHIONS

SHOWCASING THE COLORS, FABRICS AND STYLES OF THE SEASON

Left: Alice + Olivia Velvet Jacket ($485), Alice + Olivia Velvet Pant ($285), Commando Faux Leather Sleeveless Bodysuit ($98) and Christian Louboutin So Kate Camo Ankle Boots ($1,095), available at Saks Fifth Avenue; earrings, stylist’s own. Right: Parker Billy Metallic Floral Draped Top ($188), Alice + Olivia Dylan High-Waist Wide-Leg Pants ($330) and Paris France […]

BLACK TIE TRIUMPH

A MEN’S GUIDE TO PULLING OFF A TUXEDO

STORY: Neal Howard

Whether renting or buying a tuxedo for your 2019 events schedule, start with two simple, iconic words: Cary Grant.

For anyone born before 1990, the very mention of the man’s name evokes a red carpet snapshot from the American consciousness that, to this day, remains synonymous with masculinity at its most elegant. Slim-fitting, clean lines, whispered touches of […]

MAKING WAVES

GIANINE MCKENNA DESIGNS SWIMWEAR INSPIRED BY HER BRAZILIAN ROOTS

McKenna’s swimsuits are designed to flatter the body.

STORY: Muriel Vega

After moving to the U.S. from her native Brazil, Gianine McKenna couldn’t let go of the triangle-shaped swimsuits traditionally attributed to her home country. At the young age of 10, she knew what was flattering for her body.

TRANSITIONING YOUR WARDROBE

A LOCAL FASHION DESIGNER SHARES WAYS TO TAKE YOUR CLOSET FROM SUMMER TO FALL

Ashley Wallace’s clothes bring some West Coast vibes to the Deep South.

STORY: Muriel Vega
PHOTOS: Sara Hanna
MODEL: Sydney Butenhoff, MP Management
HAIR AND MAKEUP: Mica David

California-born Ashley Wallace knew early on that she’d become a fashion designer. After a short stint at a national retailer, she jumped into entrepreneurship after earning her […]

NAILED IT

BUCKHEAD SALONS GET CREATIVE WITH MANICURES

Nail techs from places such as The Haute Spot, Sugarcoat and Les Mains Nail Bar create fashion statements with their manicures.

STORY: Lia Picard

Scroll through Atlantans’ Instagram accounts and you may notice a common theme among more and more of them: stunning nail art as a fashion statement. Creative manicures above and beyond the basic buff and polish have […]

THE STYLE FORECAST FOR 2019

WHAT’S IN AND WHAT’S OUT WHEN IT COMES TO WOMEN’S WARDROBES THIS YEAR

Wardrobe courtesy of Tootsies Vince Ridley suede boots ($385); Claudia beaded bracelets ($90) and hoop earrings ($120); MCL woven cuff ($395); Below The Belt suede belt ($100); Eugenia Kim bolero hat with pearl studs ($305); Krewe sunglasses ($205); Veronica Beard Minna dress ($595); Sarah Stewart leather jacket ($500); Elena Ghisellini suede […]

WEDDING BELLES

IN THESE GLAMOROUS GOWNS, YOU’LL BE WALKING DOWN THE AISLE IN STYLE

Left: Handmade lace and glitter gown with floral appliqué by Dreamy Weddings for You; crystal double necklace by Homa; crystal and pearl earrings by Elite Pour La Vie. Middle: Sleeveless dress with beaded top and blush-tone, A-line tulle skirt by Madison James; crystal and pearl headpiece and crystal earrings by Homa. Right: […]

DRESSED FOR SUCCESS

TWO BUCKHEAD MENSWEAR EXPERTS OFFER POINTERS FOR FINDING THE PERFECT DRESS SHIRT

When paired with jeans, the right dress shirt can exude a sense of comfortable sophistication. Courtesy of Hammer Made

STORY: Amy Meadows

Jason Hammerberg

Guys, whether a special event or an important business meeting is on your calendar, you’ll want to look your best. […]

GETTING RED CARPET READY

A BUCKHEAD FORMAL ATTIRE EXPERT OFFERS ADVICE FOR SPECIAL OCCASION DRESS SHOPPING

Stand out in the crowd with a special occasion dress from Susan Lee.

Stand out in the crowd with a special occasion dress from Susan Lee.

STORY: Amy Meadows
Photo: Courtesy Susan Lee

Melody Pass, president of Buckhead’s popular women’s boutique Susan Lee, knows exactly what a special occasion dress should do for the person who […]

ALL THAT SPARKLES

A LOCAL EXPERT REVEALS THE STRATEGY FOR BUYING THAT ALL IMPORTANT DIAMOND

STORY: Jennifer Bradley Franklin

Kenyatta Black, of Atlanta Diamond Co., can help you put a ring on it.

Kenyatta Black, of Atlanta Diamond Co., can help you put a ring on it.

For many grooms, buying an engagement ring ranks among the most important purchases they’ll ever […]