Social Styles: October Hits

Style 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 has been featured as the style expert on Style segments for FOX/WSVN 7; Deco Drive and CBS 4; has styled and been profiled in fashion editorials for Miami Modern Luxury Magazine, Miami Herald’s INDULGE Magazine; Ocean Drive, Aventura Magazine and Brickell Magazine.

An industry veteran, Held was seen shopping in the film "IRIS" with Style Icon Iris Apfel and is the stylist for South Florida's entertainment news show, Deco Drive (co-host Lynn Martinez/Chris Van Vliet). Elysze has dressed international celebrities, CEO's, and socialites and especially loves working with private clients to personalize an exceptional wardrobe. Contact Elysze at eheld@styleoutofthecity.com. Follow Elysze on Instagram @elysze.


There is an eclectic fusion of style happening now in Miami - as evidenced by the stylish sightings by Elysze Held at October charity events. In kicking off the Miami Social Season, the local style set certainly hits the high notes when it comes to fashion!

Vibrant Color and Prints
Honoree Toby Lerner Ansin in Chanel jacket, Naeem Khan blouse and pants at the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon Honoree Toby Lerner Ansin in Chanel jacket, Naeem Khan blouse and pants at the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon
Swanee DiMare in Etro dress, Manolo Blahnik pumps Chanel Bag, with Stephanie Sayfie Aagaard in Alexis suit, Louboutin shoes and bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park Swanee DiMare in Etro dress, Manolo Blahnik pumps Chanel Bag, with Stephanie Sayfie Aagaard in Alexis suit, Louboutin shoes and bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park
Judge Bronwyn Miller in Cavalli dress, Zanotti shoes, Chanel bag and Shiroiy D Cama earrings at “Jazz at Joe’s” BBBS event Judge Bronwyn Miller in Cavalli dress, Zanotti shoes, Chanel bag and Shiroiy D Cama earrings at “Jazz at Joe’s” BBBS event


Lesli Brown in Gucci dress, Aquazzura pumps and bag at the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon Lesli Brown in Gucci dress, Aquazzura pumps and bag at the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon
Elżbieta Pruszyńska in fuschia “Kaftan by Ela” (her collection), Dior ballerina pink bag with Nacer Tazi in Dolce & Gabbana, Cesare Paciotti slippers at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park Elżbieta Pruszyńska in fuschia “Kaftan by Ela” (her collection), Dior ballerina pink bag with Nacer Tazi in Dolce & Gabbana, Cesare Paciotti slippers at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park
Carol Surowiez: Dress is by Saloni, earrings and cuff by Alexis Bittar, necklace from Santayana at “Jazz at Joe’s” BBBS event Carol Surowiez: Dress is by Saloni, earrings and cuff by Alexis Bittar, necklace from Santayana at “Jazz at Joe’s” BBBS event


Whites, Shades of White and Black and Whites
Orianne Collins in Chanel dress, bag and shoes accessorized by OCJewelry, Orianne’s eponymous jewelry collection at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park Orianne Collins in Chanel dress, bag and shoes accessorized by OCJewelry, Orianne’s eponymous jewelry collection at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park
Sam Robin in Sofie D’Hoore with Michelle Aceres in Johanna Ortiz both radiant in whites at the No More Tears 10th Anniversary luncheon Sam Robin in Sofie D’Hoore with Michelle Aceres in Johanna Ortiz both radiant in whites at the No More Tears 10th Anniversary luncheon
Asha Elias in Jonathan Simkai dress Alexander McQueen boots, and Ximena Kavalekas Bag at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu Asha Elias in Jonathan Simkai dress Alexander McQueen boots, and Ximena Kavalekas Bag at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu


Criselda Breene so sweet! In an Angelic Pretty dress and Alaia booties at the Cultured Magazine’s dinner at Mandolin for Isabel Marant Criselda Breene so sweet! In an Angelic Pretty dress and Alaia booties at the Cultured Magazine’s dinner at Mandolin for Isabel Marant
UPTOWN GIRLS-Lydia Touzet in Chanel suit, Valentino shoes, Hermes Birkin bag, with Barbara Hevia in Valentino dress, Valentino shoes and Birkin bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off UPTOWN GIRLS-Lydia Touzet in Chanel suit, Valentino shoes, Hermes Birkin bag, with Barbara Hevia in Valentino dress, Valentino shoes and Birkin bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off
Katherine Orosz in Oscar de la Renta dress, Roger Vivier shoes & bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off Katherine Orosz in Oscar de la Renta dress, Roger Vivier shoes & bag at the Fairchild Garden Gala kick-off


Timeless and Modern
Ringmaster of the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon, Mrs. Lilliam Machado in Escada knit suit and one-of-a-kind artisan necklace Ringmaster of the American Cancer Society's 10th Annual Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon, Mrs. Lilliam Machado in Escada knit suit and one-of-a-kind artisan necklace
Alexa Wolman in Topshop dress, M2Malletier backpack, Valentino booties, with Susanne Birbragher in Alexander McQueen at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu
Nadine Curmi Borgomanero in fabulous military jacket “picked up in Paris, Dior pumps, Chanel bag at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park Nadine Curmi Borgomanero in fabulous military jacket “picked up in Paris, Dior pumps, Chanel bag at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park


Lesley Griffith in Isabel Marant, Aquazzura shoes, Valentino clutch at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu Lesley Griffith in Isabel Marant, Aquazzura shoes, Valentino clutch at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu
Carole DucassSeikaly in Theory blouse and pants, and a One-of-a-Kind art necklace by Chez Carole at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park Carole DucassSeikaly in Theory blouse and pants, and a One-of-a-Kind art necklace by Chez Carole at the Fairchild Gardens kick-off at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park
Gisela Lowenstein in a We r kindred skirt, McQueen top, Flo-wen necklace and jewelry, Gucci bag and shoes at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu Gisela Lowenstein in a We r kindred skirt, McQueen top, Flo-wen necklace and jewelry, Gucci bag and shoes at the Vogue/Alexander McQueen design talk with McQueen’s Allessandro Canu


Chair Pearl Katz in Alaia dress, and Chanel jewelry, Valentino shoes at the Vizcaya Gala Kick-off event at Saks Bal Harbour Chair Pearl Katz in Alaia dress, Chanel jewelry, and Valentino shoes at the Vizcaya Gala Kick-off event at Saks Bal Harbour
Tara Solomon in Burberry top & bottom, Fendi clutch, Stuart Weitzman pumps with Dana Shear in Alice & Olivia top and pants, Gucci shoes and bag at the Vizcaya Gala Kick-off event at Saks Bal Harbour Tara Solomon in Burberry top & bottom, Fendi clutch, Stuart Weitzman pumps with Dana Shear in Alice & Olivia top and pants, Gucci shoes and bag at the Vizcaya Gala Kick-off event at Saks Bal Harbour
Honoree Eva Hughes in Johanna Ortiz at the No More Tears 10th Anniversary luncheon Honoree Eva Hughes in Johanna Ortiz at the No More Tears 10th Anniversary luncheon


Black and white at its Best! Linda Goldberg, Elysze Held, Melanie Cohen at Social Miami’s Behind The Magic event
Black and white at its Best! Linda Goldberg, Elysze Held, Melanie Cohen at Social Miami’s Behind The Magic event


All photos by Elysze Held

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