Miami Chic Gets Artsy

 

Wynwood art walk goes trendy, vintage chic and preppy cool. 

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By Annie Vazquez anniecvazquez@gmail.com

 

Every second Saturday of the month, Miami’s art scene heats up in the Wynwood District as art galleries open their doors to showcase new works. The monthly event draws not only art connoisseurs, but some of Miami’s stylish scenesters. Miami Chic was there in search of fashion savvy personalities who were rocking the latest looks and making their own. Here’s who made our list (from left to right).

[Photos by Tomas Lowey]

 

Name: Jennifer Chen

Age: 20

Occupation: FIU Medical Student

Neighborhood: Sweetwater

Why Miami Chic: She knows the latest trends from sporting socks with sandals to donning the “it” hue: cobalt.

Label Love: H&M dress, Aldo silver strappy stilettos and Coach purse.

Inspiration: “I wanted to wear over-the-knee socks.”

 

Name: Aranzazu Gayosso

Age: 25

Occupation: Artist

Neighorhood: Midtown

Why Miami Chic: High end vintage, thrift finds and couture brands pull together her unique and timeless ensemble proving that it pays to mix it up.

Label Love: YSL red pumps and Flamingo Plaza blouse.

Inspiration: “I love the 40s era and dressing in clothes like it.”

 

Name: Kamau Hosten

Age: 28

Occupation: no comment

Neighborhood: North Miami 

Why Miami Chic: Fusing sneakers and a scarf together with a preppy outfit amps up the cool factor while keeping the look relaxed.

Label Love: American Apparel tee, H&M pants, Converse sneakers, Paul Frank glasses, Bulgari watch.

Inspiration:  “I was echoing my fiance's black and white outfit.”


 

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