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 Social Styles: January in Miami

It's a new year and Stylist Elysze Held was out and about cataloging Miami's most glamorous at galas for Voices for Children, Miami City Ballet, National YoungArts Foundation, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden; as well as fashion events including the Creatures of the Wind Trunk Show at The Webster Bal Harbour, the GIVENCHY Rouge Interdit luncheon at Casa Tua, and Ken Downing with his Spring 2016 TREND REPORT at Neiman Marcus; also the La Mer Live! Dinner at PAMM, Miami Symphony Orchestra Ocean Drive in Vienna Concert and Eilah Beaver's Birthday extravaganza at Ciprani’s.

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 What to Wear Where: Fashions for Fairchild’s Gala in the Garden



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 Social Styles: Basel Style 2015

The phenomena that is Art Basel Miami (Week) has become a surreal experience-with all the trappings of visual and visceral overload. Stylist Elysze Held breaks it down for us, confirming the fascinating relationship between fashion and art curating her most “pure style” picks found on the glitterati crowds at the opening of Art Basel Collectors’ Vernissage at Miami Convention Center; Art Miami; Design Miami; Rubell Gallery; the Loewe, Fendi, Louis Vuitton and Fendi Casa Fashion Soirees at the Design District; the annual Art Nexus blast; Dinners at W Hotel, Mana & MAPS; an intimate Pérez Art Museum Miami; a Fashion Plate experience of Tasting What’s Next with Bon Appetit; Art For Life Art Auction benefiting Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation at Park Grove; Elle Décor 2015 Modern Life Concept House in Wynwood; (featuring Miami’s own Sam Robin and Matt MacDonald, Young Arts and Swarovski trunk show and a Basel break with the Preview of the 2016 Chanel Resort Collection at The Webster.

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 Social Styles: A Notable November!

It is not enough that the whirlwind that is Art Basel is soon upon us, but November is THE most social month of the year in Miami, with back-to-back extravaganzas daily! Stylist Elysze Held was back in town to catch but a few! To celebrate Bal Harbour Shops’ 50th anniversary and The Miami Project’s 30th anniversary, Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis and Bal Harbour Shops teamed up again to kick-off Destination Fashion 2016 and the style set turned out at Bal Harbour Shops; both the Annual Make-A-Wish and the 59th Vizcaya Balls proved again this year to be spectacular! The SHOP to STOP MS event dinner at Peace, Love World Boutique and subsequent event at Saks Dadeland and The Women of Tomorrow Inaugural Rose Luncheon at Soho House were remarkable charity soirees, and the Tom Ford Miami Boutique Opening in the Design District was as elegant as one would expect from a master of style, Mr. Ford.

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 Social Styles: The Season Begins

Fall in South Florida means only one thing, and it is not cooler weather! The Social Season has begun in Miami producing a plethora of luncheons, fashion shows, charity auctions, trunk shows, and of course Gala! Social Miami’s Fashion contributor, Stylist Elysze Held, joining in on the merriment at the chic-est soirees in town, beginning with Miami Children's Health Foundation Diamond Ball; The heralded opening of nightclub El Tucan; Cancer Link/Mayda Cisneros Fashion Show; The ACS Inner Circle of 12 Luncheon with the Carmen Marc Valvo Fashion Show by Saks Bal Harbour; the kick-off for Fairchild Tropical Garden’s Luncheon and Miami City Ballet season, both at Neiman Marcus Merrick Park; Kick-off dinner for the Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour; Designer trunk shows in the Miami Design District at Orianne Collins; Versace; Loewe and Burberry and the fifth annual Juice Foundation’s “Fashion for a Cause”, and of course, Social Miami’s Fifteeth Anniversary Luncheon in Palm Court catered by Joy Wallace and hosted by Founder Melanie Cohen.

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More Features:

 Exclusive Cocktail at the LOEWE Miami Design District Store
 Ornare Presents: Fashion Faves of the Miami Chic
 Fashion Faves of the Miami Chic - Presented by Ornare
 Social Styles: Backstage to the Front Row @ NYFW
 The Art of Fashion @ Neiman Marcus Coral Gables
 The Trend Event - Runway Show at Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour
 Fashion Profile: The Trend Event Party
 Social Styles: Summer Sartorial
 Social Styles: Gala Glamour
 The Couture Concierge
 Social Styles: Spring Style Standouts
 Social Styles: Luncheons & Soirees
 Social Styles: Glamour and Fabulousity
 Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour Hosts Miami Children’s Museum
 Social Styles: Haute Happenings
 Preview: The Spring Trend Event at Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour
 Social Styles: Trends of the Season
 Social Styles: Linda Levy Goldberg/Kristin M.K. Ducote/Bronwyn Miller - Style Stars
 Social Styles: Holiday Kick-off
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part Two
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part One
 Social Styles: Philanthropy and Style
 Dee and Tommy Hilfiger at Saks Bal Harbour
 Fashion For A Cause
 Social Styles: Super-Style!
 Social Styles: Back in Town
 Friends and Fashion
 Social Styles: Endless Summer
 Social Styles: Swim Week
 Swim Week
 Social Eyes: Summer on the Way?
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 Tell Us Your Favorite Neiman Marcus Story
 Steph Sayfie goes InCircle
 InCircle Events at Neiman Marcus Coral Gables
 Social Styles: Haute Happenings in February
 Neiman Marcus Trend Event
 Social Styles: Spring Previews
 Social Styles: A Brand New Year
 Social Styles: Style Star of Basel Miami Art Week
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part Four
 Social Styles: Art Basel Style
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part Three
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part Two
 Social Styles: Art Basel - Part One