SOCIAL STYLES: Art Basel - Day One

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 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! Elysze frequently commutes to New York, is a field producer for Mercedes Benz New York Fashion week, and styles national advertising campaigns. With her stylist's eye, she lets us know WHO WORE WHAT to WHERE!


Stylist Elysze Held inaugurates her detailing of Art Basel Style 2012

In Wynwood: A host of South Florida socialites joined together for a fundraising evening to benefit Gene Spotlight for the unveiling of artist Eleazar Delgado’s newest collection “Sunshine Culture” inspired by South Florida living. David Lombardi presented Ramon Aular’s first solo show “Espacios”.


The Boys are back in town! Curtis Lando in Armani jacket, H&M pants, Banana Republic shoes, Chip Brady in Kiton jacket, Kiton shirt, 7 for Mankind jeans & exquisite Sutor Mantellassi shoes; Alex Hackler in Canali jacket/pants, Brooks Bros. shirt, Gucci loafers & Marty Keane in Hugo Boss jacket & pants, Gap shirt, Ferragamo shoes.

Allison Weiss Brady in Stanley Korshak mink wrap, Brunello Cucinelli shirt, Ann Taylor pants, Chanel ballet slippers, Vuitton clutch, stunning earrings from Betteridge, Greenleaf & Cosby of Palm Beach with Margene Munoz in Max Azriav leather patchwork dress, Aldo bag & Jessica Simpson boots


Artist Eleazar Delgado in Donna Karan shirt, vest & pants and Donald Pliner shoes

Amy Rosenberg, classic as always, in cashmere sweater, Max Mara khaki dress, Fendi bag, Miu Miu sculpted pumps and arty plexiglass necklace picked up in Italy


Ara Kazarianin Hugo Boss suit, Armani T and Prada shoes with Martha Martin in Forever 21 top, Gucci pants, Prada shoes & YSL bag

Angeles Briggs in Peter Pilotto fur by Saks, Laura Buccellati bag & Jimmy Choo boots; Laura Buccellati in Vivianne Tam dress, and Buccellati jewelry(her grandmother’s)and Paula Lauro in Peter Pilotto fur by Saks Fifth Avenue, Laura Buccellati bag & Jimmy Choo boots

In Design District: Ornare's Annual Tastemaker's Showcase


Shayne Cohen in Paco Rabanne Sweater with metal detailing, Thomas Wylde leather pants, Christian Dior boots and Balenciaga bag

Architect Pepe Calderin in Hugo Boss suit, Burberry shirt & Prada shoes with his wife Carolina Lizarazo in Missoni


Ana Haberfield in Brazilian designer Bianca Ranucci dress, Alexander McQueen bag and Sergio Rossi shoes(& vintage Indian earrings)

South Beach: UNTITLED Vernissage


Buffy Rappaport-Koczwara mixing it up in Banana Republic, vintage ‘finds’ and Sigerson Morrison boots with Artist Josh Levine in Chrome Hearts

Wendy Winder in vintage Yves Saint Laurent dress, Alexander Wang booties, Chanel bag and ‘Nasty Gal’ cross pendant


Artist Amy Brener in H & M, vintage & Gucci with Susan Bell Richard in Balenciaga dress & pants and Marni shoes

Artist Andrea Nhuch (New York) in Marni dress, Chloe bag, Oskle shoes and Etro scarf

Helmut Newton exhibit at World Erotic Art Museum (WEAM)


Iris Rookasin (New York)in H&M, Zara and Givenchy booties with her sister Helene in H&M leather Motorcycle jacket, Thakoon dress and Gucci shoes

Julia Christopher (California) in Rick Owens, Helmut Lang, Balenciaga boots & Chanel bag