Social Styles: Painting the Town RED

Sartorial Sightings with Stylist Elysze Held



In South Florida, the name Elysze Held is synonymous with style. As founder and president of the Miami fashion consulting firm, Style Out of the City, celebrity stylist Held is a veteran in the fashion industry. She is the "Couture Concierge"(personal shopper) for Ritz Carlton Hotel, was seen shopping in the film "IRIS" with Style Icon Iris Apfel; is the stylist for South Florida's entertainment news show, Deco Drive (co-host Lynn Martinez) and has dressed international celebrities, CEO's, socialites & soccer moms alike. Elysze has been featured as a style expert on Style segments and articles for FOX/WSVN 7; CBS 4;Miami Modern Luxury, Ocean Drive and Brickell Magazine. Based in South Florida, Elysze is a producer at NYFW- and works with private clients to personalize an exceptional wardrobe.With her stylist's eye, she lets us know just who wears what to where in her Sartorial Sightings. Contact Elysze at Elysze@socialmiami.com, or eheld@styleoutofthecity.com, and follow Elysze on Instagram @elysze.


Stylist Elysze Held joined the partygoers at the American Red Cross Ball, one of South Florida’s most prestigious social fundraising events painted the Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne shades of crimson—the posh fundraising event to benefit the American Red Cross featuring exquisite food, elegant décor, music and dancing—and of courses fabulous styles! Chaired this year by Sid and Linda Goldberg, this annual ball was started in 1982 by a group of socially prominent women volunteers and every year, this recognized event is attended by over 500 prominent and affluent leaders of the South Florida social and corporate communities.

Sid Goldberg in a Canali tuxedo with Linda Goldberg In Gloria Couture and Yvel jewelry
Sid Goldberg in a Canali tuxedo with Linda Goldberg In Gloria Couture and Yvel jewelry

Carol Iacovelli in Alexander McQueen dress and bga, Charlotte Olympia shoes
Carol Iacovelli in Alexander McQueen dress and bga, Charlotte Olympia shoes

Stefanie Sayfie In Herve Leger with Swanee Dimare in an Oscar de la Renta dress, Manolo Blahnik shoes
Stefanie Sayfie Aagaard In Herve Leger with Swanee Dimare in an Oscar de la Renta dress, Manolo Blahnik shoes

Bronwyn
Bronwyn Miller in Valentino, Chanel bag, ,Suzy Buckley-Woodward in Roland Mouret and Lesli Brown in Oscar de la Renta dress

Trish Bell stunning in red satin 40's style gown
Trish Bell stunning in red satin 40's style gown

Soledad Lowe in Jill Stuart with Justin Lowe in Paul Smith
Soledad Lowe in Jill Stuart with Justin Lowe in Paul Smith

Ben Beavers dapper in a Tom Ford white tuxedo with Eilah Beavers in a lace Dolce & Gabbana dress, Zanotti shoes
Ben Beavers dapper in a Tom Ford white tuxedo with Eilah Beavers in a lace Dolce & Gabbana dress, Zanotti shoes

Barbara Hevia channeling La Dolce Vita in an Oscar de la Renta dress
Barbara Hevia channeling La Dolce Vita in an Oscar de la Renta dress

David Martin in a Dolce & Gabbana tuxedo, Brioni shirt, with Christy Martin in a Roland Mouret gown, Judith Lieber clutch
David Martin in a Dolce & Gabbana tuxedo, Brioni shirt, with Christy Martin in a Roland Mouret gown, Judith Lieber clutch

Nick D'Annunzio in Tom Ford tuxedo with  Tara Solomon in a stunning vintage Victor Costa gown, and iconic red lapin fur Morris Moskowitz clutch
Nick D'Annunzio in Tom Ford tuxedo with Tara Solomon in a stunning vintage Victor Costa gown, and iconic red lapin fur Morris Moskowitz clutch

Edgar & Nicole Lozano both in Dolce and Gabbana
Edgar & Nicole Lozano both in Dolce and Gabbana

Alexandra Vlad in Alexander McQueen dress with  Michele Paradis in Carmen Marc Valvo ensemble, both in Yvel Jewelry
Alexandra Vlad in Alexander McQueen dress with Michele Paradis in Carmen Marc Valvo ensemble, both in Yvel Jewelry

Photo credits: #3,#10, #12 World Red Eye; #5; #9 by Gabriel Bancora from SF Guide and remainder by Elysze Held

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