Who: Leah Furman
Favorite place to shop in Birmingham: local thrift stores, especially America’s in Pelham
Favorite place to eat in Birmingham: Chez Lulu
Where do you get your style inspiration: I love the ‘60s. I just like what I like and I throw it all together.
What are you wearing today: Urban Outfitters…
Who: Arielle Clay
Occupation: Reporter for FOX6 WBRC
Favorite Place to Shop in Birmingham: BCBG at The Summit
Favorite Place to Eat in Birmingham: Avo/Dram in Mountain Brook
Where Do You Get Your Style Inspiration: I am influenced by the classic style of my mother and the edgier style of my sister. I also love reading magazines and checking…
blog by Mandy Shunnarah • December 13, 2012 @ 6:00am •
If you’ve seen girls in high-low dresses with lacy rabbit ears or a streak of hot pink amidst a grassy field around Birmingham, then you’ve witnessed the beginning of Elle Marcelle, a new independent clothing line in Birmingham.
Birmingham based fashion designer Elle Swoope has dreamed of having her own clothing line since she was a kid. Now…
Billy Reid’s trunk show at Shaia’s was the place to be for young, stylish Birminghamians last night.
Occupation: ‘DJ Coco’
Style Inspiration: Traveling in Europe. Reading European magazines.
Favorite Meal in Birmingham: The Carolina Burger at Saw’s Soul Kitchen
Favorite Store in Birmingham: Faith Skate
Why it Works: Andy is the…
blog by Megan LaRussa • November 02, 2012 @ 12:04pm •
Stylish Femme: Lizzie Sherrill
Occupation: Store Manager & Assistant Buyer at Laura Kathryn
Favorite Meal in Birmingham: Salad Nicoise at Bottega Cafe
What She’s Wearing: Joie black tall boots, Anlo black skinny jeans, Tibi black silk tank, June brown leather jacket, Mima necklace, MADE in the deep south gold cuff.
Style Inspiration: I enjoy…
blog by MCP Staff • October 27, 2012 @ 6:00am •
We’ve written about Serge Sewing Shop before, a little jewel of a shop in Five Points South where you’ll find custom dresses—one in a luscious purple silk satin blend—alongside cute brocade shorts, leather and sequined detachable collars, baby quilts and pillows.
Serge owner Clay Jones, who also is also the proprietor at Orbit Salon next door,…
Stylish Femme: Stephanie Whitaker
Occupation: Owner & Publisher at Perfect Wedding Guide and Engaged Wedding Library
What She’s Wearing: Forever 21 leopard print top & pink skinny jeans,
Tory Burch wrap bracelet, Michelle watch, and Vince Camuto black peep
Favorite Stores in Birmingham: Forever 21 & Saks Fifth Avenue
With every season comes a sea of new designers, all with talent and ambition. But with an already saturated market, not all of the designers make it to the runway during New York Fashion Week, or to the pages of Vogue. As a Style Coach & Stylist, I’ve done my designer research to bring you the collections and brands that have a unique quality…
Photo: Grigsby says everyone needs a cow to decorate for the holidays.
A cracked Jesus statue with piercing marble eyes greets you at Centuries, a home decor shop in Homewood. The shop, now two years old, reopened just last week after a flood of biblical proportions - at least in the world of retail - claimed nearly all of its interior on July…
Stylish Femme: Anne Kreider
Occupation: Graduate Student/Teacher
What She’s Wearing: Marc Jacobs black leather purse, West Village thrift store locket, Calvin Klein ikat print dress, Piperlime black booties, Ann Taylor LOFT black cardigan.
Favorite Designer: Rachel Roy & Elie Saab
Favorite Store in Birmingham: Hanna’s Antiques