Social Styles: Spring Previews

Who Wore What to Where by Elysze Held



In South Florida, the name Elysze Held is synonymous with style. As founder and president of the Miami fashion/image consulting firm, Style Out of the City, Elysze is a veteran insider in the fashion industry, is the personal stylist to WSVN 7/Deco Drive’s hosts, Lynn Martinez & Louis Aguirre and has dressed CEO's, models, super-models, celebrities, socialites & fashionistas! Based in South Florida,Elysze commutes to New York, styles national advertising campaigns and is the Fashion Editor for Palm Beach Woman Magazine. With her stylist's eye, she lets us know WHO WORE WHAT to WHERE!


This past week has been a whirlwind of fashion-was it fashion week in Miami? Five, yes 5! astounding previews for Spring 2014 showed this week all around town: Spring Trends with La Prarie hosted by our own Elysze Held at Saks Bal Harbour; The Etro Runway Show direct from Milan at PAMM; The Runway Report with Neiman Marcus’ irresistible VP Wizard Ken Downing and Fairchild Garden’s gorgeous “Splendor in the Garden” hosted by Neiman Marcus Merrick Park, styled by Mr. Downing and lastly a Salon showing of evening couture designer Sha Ali’s collection at Casa Korge in Pinecrest. But accessories are not to be forgotten-the Opening of the Furla Store in Merrick Park and the Preview of the Spring/Summer Collection of Elisabetta Armellin’s V-73 in the Design District. And SocialMiami’s Fashion Contributor, Stylist Elysze Held was everywhere and spotted a few notable Spring 2014 trends amongst the glitterati of Miami.

Miami has the Blues...

Susanna Shubin in Nina Ricci dress AND bag, Nicholas Kirkwood shoes with Barbara Hevia in Etro dress & coat suit and Jimmy Choo shoes at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”


Deco Drive’s dazzling Shireen Sandoval in Elie Tahari, Versace with a Reed Krakoff bag at Neiman Marcus


Renee Smith channeling rock star in a Rick Owens leather dress, Prada boots with Irene Korge radiant in a custom Sha Ali Couture dress and YSL platforms at the Sha Ali showing at Casa Korge


Migna Sanchez Llorens in Armani dress, Van Cleef jewelry, Stuart Weitzman shoes and Chanel bag, with Bronwyn Miller in Herve Leger dress, Louis Vuitton bag, Frankel jewelry at the Sha Ali showing at Casa Korge


Martha Dominguez in a Black Halo dress, Giorgio Armani jacket Louboutin shoes, Underground Chic bag at The Etro Runway show at PAMM


Susana Fernandez vibrantly colorful in a vintage sweater and skirt accessorized with antique tortoise shell pins

Plethora of Pinks...

Shades of pale and bring pinks on NM Runway at Fairchild.


Marile Lopez glowing in a blush pink ensemble by Valentino at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”


A very vivid Pink on Runway at NM Runway Report event in Bal Harbour

Prints...Prints...Prints...

Nicole Lozano in Peter Pilotto dress, Versace jacket and Prada boots with Maria Beguiristain in Carolina Herrera dress, Laura Buccellati clutch, at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”


Romina Nablen in a Fabric mix: metallic knit sweater, leather skirt and Sergio Rossi shoes at the Sha Ali showing at Casa Korge


Stuart Barnes in a Caruso suit, Kiton shirt & tie; Christina Termine in a vintage DVF dress, Calvin Klein Collection shoes, ‘Diamonds on the Key’ jewelry with Hugo Montego in an Etro suit, Tom Ford shirt and tie at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”

Black & White Always...

Adriana de Moura edgy & chic in a Etro runway top and pants, YSL shoes at The Etro Runway show at PAMM


Shades of pale grey with B&W: Darlene Perez in Worth with Tina Carlo in Dior at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”


Marnie Howard in Balenciaga dress, McQueen boots at the Sha Ali showing at Casa Korge


Maria Lowe in a Chanel dress, J Mendel fur, Lambertson Truex bag with Chris Powers in Narciso Rodriguez at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”


Laurence Stott in Gucci/McQueen with Daisy Johnassen in Cavalli and Etro at The Etro Runway show at PAMM


B&W by NM Merrick Park at Fairchild’s “Splendor in the Garden”

Fabulous Florals...

Flowers on Sha Ali couture gown


Sweet & Sexy at Saks: Valentino floral dress with Burberry leather jacket


Bright flowers at Etro Runway show at PAMM

And Always in Style...

Roz Richter in Valentino and her puppy purse at Pawpurrazzi


Lauren Gnazzo in ALC and Alexander Wang, Chanel bag with with Gingi Beltran in a Etro Runway coat, Prada


Lucrezia Di Persia in Miu Miu, Saint Laurent shoes, V-73 bag


Irma Martinez in 3.1 Phillip Lim leather dress, “21” shoes at V-73’s Spring/Summer Preview Brunch


Dr. Karent Sierra in Donna Karan dress, Valentino rock-stud platforms, Furla bag at Furla Store Opening in Merrick Park


Stacey Russell in Forever 21 lace dress and Christian Siriano shoes with Lisa Miller in Clover Canyon top, AG Jeans at V-73’s Spring/Summer Preview Brunch

Night is All About the Dramatic

Sha Ali Evening Glam Spectacular


Fabulous Chinchilla Fur over Versace dress and a stunning Piranesi lariat for evening at Saks Bal Harbour


Etro Evening-Metallics & Prints at PAMM by Saks DL