Dare to dazzle on this year’s holiday celebration circuit with looks and makeup that are both elegant and unapologetically show-stopping. Why not be the life—and talk—of the party?
Photography by Joseph Bradley
Wardrobe styling and creative direction by Whitley Adkins Hamlin | the Queen City Style
Hair and makeup by Sarah Broyhill of Directions USA
Modeling by Angelina Anderson and Sarah Kleckley of Directions USA
Lisa N. Hoang Ruffled Lace Dress, $1,025, lisanhoangofficial.com; Mignonne Gavigan Burst Earrings, $195, Charlotte’s Inc.
Alexis Vinton Long Sleeve Lace Top, Sloan, $594; Pamela Lovett Jewelry Byzantine Inspired Cross Necklace 24 Karat Over Brass with Rubies and Multi Precious Stones, $850; Kristin Hayes Jewelry Ty Burke Earring, $160, and The Wonder Cuff, $80, kristin-hayes-jewelry.myshopify.com
Wine & Shine
Cinq a Sept Ember Coat in Rhubarb and Clearwater, $1,295, Coplon’s, coplons.com; Allie Beads Gold Earrings, $120, Charlotte’s, Inc.
Lisa N. Hoang Ruffled Evening Gown, $4,995, lisanhoangofficial.com; FOUND Collection Francesca Collar Black Calais Lace, handmade in France, $275, shopfoundcollection.com; Pamela Lovett Jewelry Lucite Wide Cuff with Oval London Blue Crystals, $650 each, and Onyx Clover with Topaz Pear earrings, $195.
Cinq a Sept Velvet Jacket, $565, and We Dream In Color Constellation Earrings, $100—both from Sloan; Pamela Lovett Jewelry Bracelet with Precious and Semi Precious Stones, $450, Artifact Coin Bangle, $395, 24 Karat Over Brass with Raw Sapphires, $450, and Lucite Black with Pearl Bracelet, $550.
FOUND collection Pauline Feather Capelet, $150, shopfoundcollection.com; Serpui Marie Manuela Bag, $299, Coplon’s, coplons.com; Kristin Hayes Jewelry Ms. Robinson Earring $160, Ms. Robinson Cuff, $100—both kristin-hayes-jewelry.myshopify.com.