From polka dots to pops of color and power suits, SEEN shares 10 favorite street style looks spotted on Metro Detroit locals this March.
By Chelsie Dzbanski
1. Kat Crowley
Metro Detroit fashion blogger Kat Crowley is not worried about ballin’ on a budget. From Target to ASOS, to H&M and more, Kat takes affordable finds and styles them into lust-worthy looks that won’t break the bank. Follow Kat on Instagram at @meowkatcrowley for a sea of stylish photos and on her blog meowkatcrowley.com for where to purchase your favorite looks.
2. Gabrielle Lawrence
Help bring a little beauty into your everyday life with Gabrielle Lawrence and her fashion and lifestyle blog suburbanfashionista.com. In addition to her blog, Gabrielle created Bosses & Bloggers Link Up, a platform that gives like-minded women the opportunity to connect, network and collaborate. Follow and connect with this boss babe on Instagram at @suburbanfashionista.
Gabrielle is pictured above wearing a yellow turtleneck (shop similar), layered necklaces (shop similar), shaggy yellow cardigan from SHEIN (shop similar) and a yellow pleated BCBGMAXAZRIA skirt (shop similar).
After continually making fitness excuses for himself, Stef Armstead took those excuses and turned them into muscle, literally. Today, as a personal and performance trainer, athlete and fitness enthusiast, Stef dedicates his life to helping others become healthier physically and mentally, with a variety of training programs and options. For more information visit his website stefarmestead.com, and follow Stef on Instagram at @1stef_ for tons of fitness videos and the occasional style shot.
Eminem’s daughter, Hailie Scott Mathers, is all grown up! The recent graduate from Michigan State University has already racked up 1.4 million followers on her Instagram account @hailiescott, where she flaunts her stuff in daily #OOTDs and shares adorable shots of her Shiba Inu pups! Also did we mention she’s a workout beast? Peep her fitness highlight for some major #fitnessgoals.
Izzy Alo has her sights set on the fashion industry. She’s currently studying fashion merchandising and art at Wayne State University while working as a stylist and salesperson at Tender in Birmingham. Izzy also models for Lindsey’s Kloset and loves to sew and transform thrifted clothing. Follow Izzy’s fashion adventures on Instagram at @izzyalo.
Izzy is pictured above wearing a Marques’ Almeida eyelet-embellished brocade top, Marques’ Almeida cropped frayed brocade flared pants, Marques’ Almeida brocade bell-sleeved jacket, Marni earrings (shop similar), snake skin handbag (shop similar) and Vic Matie heels (shop similar).
To Tamela, fashion isn’t just something you wear, it’s a way of life. With three companies under her stylish belt, Fashion Savvy Boutique, Fashion Savvy Beauty Bar and Fashion Savvy Junkie, Tamela has you covered from head to toe, literally. In addition to running all her businesses and offering services such as personal styling, closet takeovers and more, Tamela created a custom Fashion Savvy brand, Detroit Gal. Follow Tamela’s fashion and beauty business adventures on Instagram at @tamelarenee_.
Tamela is pictured above wearing a T-shirt dress from Zara (shop similar), patent leather leggings (shop similar), long gold earrings (shop similar), Tory Burch cuff (shop similar), Chanel handbag (shop similar) and rhinestone Steve Madden booties.
Metro Detroit resident Ryan Neal is not just your average musician. Recently releasing of his debut EP “Up My Sleeve,” Ryan produced and composed the entire album by himself. With funky beat pumping tracks (think Justin Timberlake meets John Mayer), Ryan’s music will be stuck in your head in no time. Jam out to his first single “Hang Tight,” and check out his Instagram account @ryanneal_music for the latest happenings.
Fashion maven Rachael Oyeleye has worked along the likes of Alexandre Vauthier and Jean Paul Gaultier while studying fashion design and merchandise in Paris. After graduating from Kent State University, Rachael decided to start a fashion blog to share new trends and styling ideas with her followers. Since then, Rachael has furthered her fashion interest by developing her first clothing collection and relaunching her styling website. For now, you can follow Rachael on Instagram at @fashionsrow for tons of daily fashion inspiration.
Albanian singer Liria Dedvukaj Sinishtaj currently resides in Metro Detroit, but that doesn’t stop her from traveling the world to do what she loves. This talented jet-setter can be caught singing at a weddings all over the U.S. and traveling to a picturesque country to shoot a music video. Check out her music on YouTube, and follow her on Instagram at @liriamusic for some major travel envy and killer fashion inspo.
10. Nicholas X. Waller
Entrepreneur Nicholas X. Waller co-owns Fresh Corner Detroit, a company that works to increase access to healthy, delicious and locally sourced food options in Metro Detroit. To date, Nicholas and his Fresh Corner Detroit team have sold over 110,000 fresh fruit and vegetable servings with their programs that work to transform retail spaces into fresh food oases with their Fresh Market pop-ups. Beside his communal efforts, it’s no secret that Nicholas has some major style swag going on. Check him out on Instagram at @desoto.go!