Things are heating up on the Metro Detroit style scene this month! From flirty sundresses to punchy prints, check out SEEN’s eight favorite street style looks from July.
By Chelsie Dzbanski
Twenty-three-year-old Collette Grandison is the owner of Coco Grand boutique/fashion truck (how cute!?), a full-time dog mom and blogger with Champagne taste on a beer money budget. After launching her boutique in 2016, Collette decided to expand her creative efforts to sharing more of her life on her personal blog, thegrandlifeblog.com. There you can find everything from fashion, health and travel tips, like how to go to Cancun for under $900 (yes please!) and more. The Grand Life is a place for for every girl who doesn’t have it all, but strives to, and looks good doing it! Follow Collette’s inspiring and colorful life on Instagram at @collette_nicole.
Collette is pictured above wearing red tassel earrings from Target, a white T-shirt from Double Zero Clothing (shop similar), faux leather skirt from Old Navy (shop similar) and high top Converse sneakers.
2. Julia Qashat
Blogger, media junkie and boy band enthusiast, Julia Qashat loves all things fashion, travel and food. When she’s not working in radio, hitting up her favorite brunch spot or busy uploading her latest OOTD, Julia can be found discussing hot topics and life issues on The Greenlight Podcast with her co-hosts, Blair and Dinero. For more about Julia visit her blog thejuliaq.com, and follow her on Instagram at @juliaq_.
3. Melissa Brooks
Melissa Brooks spent years posing in front of the camera as a model before she decided to switch gears and work behind the scenes as a stylist. Her passion for fashion led her to start her Instagram account @adoseofmel where she shares chic outfit inspiration and teaches women how to maximize their wardrobes to take them from the office, to a night out and everything in between. Melissa also focuses on how to balance working full time while being a full-time student, self-care routines, fitness and so much more. Get your daily “dose of Mel” by following her on Instagram today!
4. Isabela G. Antelmo-Comben
Hailing from south of the border, Brazilian Insta blogger Isabela G. Antelmo-Comben currently calls Michigan home. With over 30,000 Instagram followers, Isabela shares everything from fashion, beauty, married life with her hubby and more! Catch her showing off her feminine, pretty style on her Instagram account @isaantelmo.
5. Desi Johnson II
Financial services professional by day, fitness professional by night. Desi Johnson II started seeing the negative effects of a sedentary lifestyle and decided to focus on fitness and on how to fit a healthy routine into a busy schedule. From there, he started Des2Fit with his brother, which is a corporate wellness and fitness company that designs fitness and health programs for busy professionals. From classes like his signature White Collar Fit Camp, to personal training sessions, nutrition consulting and more, Desi is your go-to guy for all things fitness. For more on Desi and the services he offers visit his website des2fit.com and follow him on Instagram at @des2fit.
6. Andrea Puga
Fashion Insta blogger Andrea Puga shares tons of fashion and style tips on her Instagram account @andreapugab. Her fashion-forward sense of style is one to be mimicked. And lucky for you — you can shop all of her outfits and fashion picks on LIKEtoKNOW.it! Whether you’re looking to gain some outfit inspiration or shop your favorite looks, Andrea serves up some major style game.
7. Mackenzie Hicks
Lifestyle blogger Mackenzie Hicks is a lover of all things beautiful and delicious. When she’s not busy with her career in real estate or reading a good book (she reads three a month!), Mackenzie focuses on her other passion, blogging. On her blog modishlymackenzie.com you can find everything from laser hair removal tips, outfit inspiration, book reviews and her favorite Amazon products! Mackenzie aims to teach her followers how to treat themselves, on a budget of course! For even more stylish content by Mackenzie, follow her on Instagram at @modishlymackenzie.
Mackenzie is pictured above wearing a zebra print blazer and matching shorts from Forever 21, white tube bodysuit from Forever 21 and white wedges (shop similar). Shop Mackenzie’s look on LIKEtoKNOW.it.