Makeover Candidate Number Two: Alejandra Santamaria

 

Yep, it was makeover madness at our Into the Night event. Here’s Alejandra Santamaria — she metamorphosed from conservative cool to glam gal in a matter of minutes.

Alejandra Santamaria
Alejandra Santamaria
 

Maria Tettamanti

Here’s Alejandra Santamaria, our second makeover candidate. Find out how she went from simple little black dress to a hell yes!

Name: Alejandra Santamaria

Age: 30

Cultural background: Colombian American

Profession: Wed Developer 

Spotted at: Blade at The Fontainebleau

The “before” outfit: Bebe belted dress and BCBG shoes

The “after” look: Milly jeweled-neck top, BCBG Max Azria mini skirt, Luxury Rebel heels and Tory Burch clutch, which are all available at Bloomingdale’s Aventura. An Yves Saint Laurent makeup artist gave her a haute couture look — red glossy lips and dramatic eyes. “I am loving this elegant look,” Santamaria says.

Fave shopping haunts: Bebe stores and Downtown Divas boutique

Must-haves for Fall: Fashionable scarves and boots worn over skinny jeans

Closet staples: “A perfect pair of jeans and form-fitting T-shirts,” Santamaria says.

Worst trend she’s ever tried: An involuntary mullet!

Biggest fashion faux pas: Shoulder pads

Style muses

Style muse: “Dita Von Teese — she is so classy and sexy,” Santamaria confesses.

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