Social Styles: Haute Happenings

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!


Before heading back up to New York for the frenzy of Fashion Week, Stylist Elysze Held hit a few of the haute happenings to capture the chic, the elegant, the trendy in South Florida-- beginning with Miami City Balletís swanky gala in Wynwood--the surprise birthday extravaganza for Jenine Howard at the Soho House--the beautiful and bountiful luncheon honoring Miami Cityís Balletís past Chairmen hosted by MCB Founder Toby Ansin; the personal appearance of luxury handbag designer Ethan K at Saks Bal Harbour; the Opening of Small Tea in Coral Gables; American Red Cross Spectrum Awards for Women; the oh-so-chic luncheon gathering to celebrate the Opening of the revered Vacheron Constantin in the Design District and the Annual SHOE-DOWN in the 305, better known as Wine, Women and Shoes Annual event hosted by uber-shoe designer Sergio Rossi.

Miami City Ballet Gala in Wynwood

The illuminating Toby Ansin in Akris tuxedo (with tails)


Swanee DiMare channeling screen siren in David Hanes gown and chinchilla wrap


Criselda Breene in an extraordinary Naeem Khan sequin tea-length dress


Diane Lieberman in Vera Wang and Alan Lieberman in Ralph Lauren Black Label


Allison Goldberg in metallic Yigal Azourel dress and YSL shoes


Debra Scholl in Gucci with Dennis Scholl in bespoke tuxedo(Hong Kong)

Surprise Birthday Extravaganza for Jenine Howard at the Soho House

Birthday Girl Jenine Howard in Zac Posen dress, Sergio Rossi shoes and vintage Fendi bag


Aisha Hinds (CBSíUnder the Dome) in Zara shorts suit and Roger Vivier shoes


Clerenda McGrady in Cavalli skirt, Rick Owens top, Alexander McQueen bag

MCB's past Chairmen hosted by MCB Founder Toby Ansin

Lynn Martinez in Jessie Boutique dress, Chanel pearls, Prada boots with Toby Ansin in Giambattista Valli suit


Roz Richter in Etro suit, Tom Ford bag and shoes with Diane Siegel in Etro dress, Prada boots, Hermes bag


Ethan Koh in Ethan Koh with Deborah Slack in Akris dress, Prada booties and the ďMarigayĒ bag by Ethan K personal appearance of luxury handbag designer Ethan K at Saks Bal Harbour

American Red Cross Spectrum Awards for Women

Honorary Chair Swanee DiMare in Alexander McQueen dress, and Manolo pumps


Lydia Touzet in Roland Mouret dress, Roger Vivier shoes


Marile Lopez in Tibi top and skirt, Dior bag and shoes

Luncheon Hosted by Vacheron Constantin @PAMM

COOL FEST ALERT! Maria Tettamanti in Vince dress, Theory top and Chanel bag; Erin Newberg in Hermes vest, Gucci bag, Chanel ballet flat with Ginger Harris in Kore vest, Chanel bag, Prada boots.


Hadley Henriette in Cavalli dress, Givenchy boots, Gucci bag


Kim Caceres in Phillip Lim, Chanel bag and Romina Nabhen in Alex Hamden top, Carolina Herrera pants, Sara Battaglia bag

Opening of Small Tea in Coral Gables

Susanne Birbragher in Balmain leather pants, Isabel Marant shoes, vintage Valentino bag


THE GRIFFINís Lesley Griffin in Celine, Gianvito Rossi shoes with Alexa Wolman in Dolce & Gabbana dress, Givenchy boots


Daniela Swaebe Iro jacket, vintage Big Star jeans, Daniela Swaebe jewelry, Celine bag

Shoe-Down in Miami: Wine, Women & Shoes

Lucy Morillo in Lily Rose dress, Diego Dolcini shoes, McQueen bag


Celebrity doctor Dr. Janice Lima Maribona in Alexis dress, Valentino butterfly shoes with WPBT2's Kayln James in Givenchy


Eilah Beavers in Altuzarra dress, Hermes Birkin bag, Jimmy Choo shoes with Alexia Echevarria in Tibi top, Versace skirt, Rene Cavillo shoes, Edie Parker clutch


Lisa Heiden-Koffler in H&Mís Alaia dress, Zara cape, vintage clutch


Carolina Arellano in Dolce and Gabbana and MC for the event Lisa Petrillo stunning in Chanel


Lesli Brown in Cushnie et Ochs dress, Saint Laurent bag, Charlotte Olympia shoes with Bronwyn Miller in Rene Ruiz dress, Chanel belt and bag, Sergio Rossi shoes