Party Starters

Local style bloggers pick holiday looks from some of our favorite neighborhood boutiques.

Lauren Bell - December 2017

Party Starters

Local style bloggers pick holiday looks from some of our favorite neighborhood boutiques.

Lauren Bell - December 2017


December-2017-Charmed-Life-Blogger-Dayna-29.jpg#asset:54824

Dayna Bolden
@daynabolden

The Store: Poppy and Stella. Her Look: All black is so classic and chic. I love the tailored look of the culotte pants paired with the cardigan style blazer. Trend Watch: Sparkly statement jewelry is definitely my favorite trend for the holidays. It can easily take any outfit up a notch. Style Tip: I always like to wear one element that is unexpected. Either layering a scarf, wearing a fun coat, or adding an accessory.  Think outside of the norm!


December-2017-Charmed-Life-Blogger-Alex-48.jpg#asset:54822

Alice Joy Thomas
@alicejoythomas

The Store: Sassanova Her Look: This outfit is both cute and comfortable. The dress is flirty and girly, while the boots make it comfy, casual, and add a little edge. Trend Watch: Bring on the velvet! Velvet is a huge holiday trend and I can't get enough of it. Even crushed velvet is adorable! Style Tip: Comfort is key. If I am not going to be comfortable then what’s the point? No heels that are too high or jeans that are too tight. If you’re uncomfortable it will show.


December-2017-Charmed-Life-Blogger-Ashley-15.jpg#asset:54823

Ashley Clayton
@neverbeenso

The Store: Brightside Boutique Her Look: I love pairing trends. I'm a huge fan of jumpsuits, so I paired this black jumpsuit with a lumberjack-style kimono to incorporate holiday flare while keeping it casual. Trend Watch: My favorite holiday trend this year is solid metallic. It says holiday glam, rather than yelling it. Style Tip: Style your look around one piece. This will allow you to keep your focus rather than being all over the place with a ton of different options in mind.





You May Also Like


Charmed Life

Baltimore Shops Bundle Their Favorite Products Into Fun Care Packages

Need hair products or home-manicure supplies? The local scene has got you covered.

Style & Shopping

May Days

Send well wishes with these vibrant cards from local shops.

On The Town

Mother's Day Gifts You Can Send from Afar

Don't let social distancing get in the way of celebrating the important women in your life.


Charmed Life

Laura Lippman Uses Fashion to Tell Stories During Quarantine

The novelist has some fun reaching into her closet.

Connect With Us

Most Read


Art of Baltimore Project Showcases Digital Works Throughout Downtown: Campaign supports local artists while illuminating the city for essential employees.

How to Support Small Businesses Amid Pandemic Panic: As foot traffic slows due to coronavirus, owners worry about lasting impacts.

Frustrated by Trump, Hogan Lands 500,000 COVID-19 Tests from South Korea: First Lady Yumi Hogan helped negotiations with South Korean suppliers.

Lamenting a Spring Without The Orioles: What we miss most when the game goes away,

Teachers Continue to Fight for Education Equality While Instructing Virtually: Despite a lack of resources, students and teachers work to find feasible solutions.