Photos, Video + Spring Essentials Revealed / FASHION FIX Spring Fashion Preview






Find out everything you need in your closet this Spring!

Watch The Three Divas’ video from last Thursday’s

FASHION FIX Spring Fashion Preview. Click HERE.


* 1990’s Throwbacks
* Menswear Inspired
* Leather
* Cut-Outs
* Ombre
* Black & White
* Lace
* Monochromatic
* White as a Neutral for Accessories
* Jeweled Embellishment
* Halters
* Tunics over Pants
* Sheer White Layers
* Ruffles
* Sheer
* Pattern Patchwork
* Pastels
* Easy Dressing
* Bold Stripes
* Mixed Prints
* Emerald Green
* Gypsy Jet Set
* Rock Your Bra
* Printed Jeans
* Statement Jewelry
* Sunnies: Colored, Printed, Geometric Shapes
* Harness
* M Slit Skirts
* Drop Waists
* Perforations
* Boxy Tops
* Cropped Tops
* Lucite + Stacked Heels


* Cropped Hair (think Anne Hathaway short!)

* Asymmetrical Haircuts

* Indigo Eyes

* Rosy & Magenta Lips

* Liposonix

* LightSheer Duet Laser

* Sculptra

* Lytera

* Fraxel – remove years of sun damage

* Clear + Brilliant Laser

* Botox, Juvederm

* Latisse



Hair Stylist Cheryl Kent’s Hair-spirations




Spring Preview Style + Beauty Team!

Celebrity Hair Stylist Steve Ward, Presenting Sponsor Dr. Rosalyn George of
Wilmington Dermatology Center, Jess James, Makeup Artist Tess Wheatley of Blush

(Dr. George is wearing Helmut Lang blazer, Rag & Bone leather
leggings & Iosselliani necklace from Beanie + Cecil)



Tracy Tang and Arnie Cullipher, the owners of
the beautiful furniture store Blue Hand Home,
the home of the Spring Fashion Preview event


Front Row: Loeffler Randall heels, Rag & Bone boots & Loeffler Randall
wedges from Beanie + Cecil / Back Row: DV sandals (far left) from Island Passage
and colorblock heels (far right) from Aqua Fedora



Getting organized backstage wearing Cynthia Vincent printed
blazer from Oliver, ALC Charlotte leather pants from Beanie + Cecil and
Egyptian choker necklace (one of Deirdre’s new designs!) from Candy Shop Vintage


Marie and Torri from Torri/Bell supporting local jewelry designer
Savannah Watson of Merewif Jewelry  (now for sale at Oliver and Hallelu)


Milliner Jan Wutkowski of aMuse makes a quick run backstage



Sherry Gardner of Lilies & Lace greets a friend



Kelly Oliver (far left) and the Oliver babes!



Models trying to calm their nerves backstage
Hair: Steven Ward Hair



Model Katie Harden (wearing pastel cut-out dress from Aqua Fedora, necklace
from Candy Shop Vintage and headpiece from aMuse) waits for the cue from Tym


L: Barbie Rogers and Sharon Chadwick share some tips on the perfect arm party

for The Best of Everything. R: Anne Shepherd wearing an ombre dress
from Casey Crespo Designsa printed bomber jacket from Island
and colorblock heels from Aqua Fedora


Barbara Bishop in an embellished little white dress
and emerald statement earrings from aMuse



L: Vanessa Lacer in a top from Fashion Designer Cherylnina Stewart of a.LUXE,
Koral colorblock jeans, J Brand denim jacket, Ax + Apple earrings from Oliver
R: Legare Teynor in a Nightcap orange lace maxi and accessories from Oliver.




Anne Shepherd wearing an ombre dress from Casey Crespo Designsa printed
bomber jacket from Island Passage and colorblock heels from Aqua Fedora




L: Kelli Derengowski in chic black and
white – top and spring coat from
The Wardrobe
at Tickled Pink, pencil skirt from Torri/Bell, Loeffler Randall handbag and heels
Beanie + Cecil, sunnies from Port City Eye, gingham gloves from aMuse

R: Lamar Gouty in a look from Savannah
fashion designer Emily Bargeron of Mamie Ruth 
with aztec
embroidered belts and sunnies from Hallelu, coral necklace from Drift
Mobile Boutique, gold elephant necklace from Candy Shop Vintage,
Rag & Bone boots from Beanie + Cecil



The lovely ladies of Beanie + Cecil – owner Kellie Woodbury
with Randall and Jade showcasing the “Patchwork Prints” trend



Charleston’s Deirde Zahl of Candy Shop Vintage
(with Allen Walker in the mirror!)



X marks the spot:
Style Girl’s emerald green suede heels! 


Fashion Designer Cherylnina Stewart with her aLuxe model Nadia McAlear



Backstage antics: Elisha Wendt of Blush, Anderson Moya and Steve Ward


Anderson workin’ the monochromatic look in an ALC jumpsuit from Beanie + Cecil
with Iosselliani earrings 
and crossbody bag from Blue Hand Home
(Photo: Kellie Woodbury)


Lilies & Lace owner Stella Sardone with Ziabird owner Lynn Manock


Dr. George and Jess James watch Anderson take a turn on the runway



L: Model Paula Farraday (80+!) returns to the Fashion Preview event
wearing a silk emerald print dress from Lilies & Lace
R: aMuse model Ambrose Dial showcasing polka dots and ruffles
and headpiece from aMuse – styled by Milliner Jan Wutkowski




Yummy bites from Josh and the gang from Las Olas
and sweet treats from The Three Divas
(and distributed by Wendy Reavis)


Lamar Gouty in a menswear-inspired denim jumper dress trimmed in faux leather
and spiked gold jewelry from Hallelu, leather trimmed tank with sheer back
from Oliver with red glasses from Front Street Optometric Care

(Photo: crowd shot)



Dee Whittington (6th from left): Ombre sheer sleeveless blouse and striped
skinny jeans from Island Passage, Bridgett Rowley (5th from right): black
jersey LBD with purple silk/felt poncho and Alexis Bittar jewelry from Ziabird,
Jean Hardyman (4th from right) in an Alexis printed halter tunic with white skinny
jeans from Torri/Bell, Betsy von Biberstein (far right) White on white – cropped top
from Hallelu under a white sleeveless blouse with embellished collar from Torri/Bell

and white skinny jeans from Drift Mobile Boutique



Rachel McPherson (in town from NYC)  with Damien Buchanan



To view all Kelly Starbuck’s photos from the Spring Fashion Preview
and download your own copy
Click HERE.



Steve Ward, Kellie Woodbury, Jess James and Photographer Kelly Starbuck


Special Thanks to:

The City Club
128 South / wine bar 
Larry Pinto, Runway Photographer
Backstage Assistants Juliana Williams,
Courtney Rivenbark and Hayley Swinson




Cynthia Vincent printed blazer from Oliver
ALC Charlotte leather pants from Beanie + Cecil
Egyptian choker necklace, Monet turquoise bracelet and
gold watch bracelet all from
Candy Shop Vintage
ASOS emerald green suede d’orsay heels from eBay











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