Spring trends are beginning to bloom among local style influencers this month. Here are SEEN’s favorite street style looks from March.
By Chelsie Dzbanski
With warmer temps, fresh air and sunshine on the horizon, spring trends are beginning to bloom. From blush tones, to floral prints, denim and more, it’s safe to say that these stylish locals are more then ready for spring.
1. Sarah Fennel
Sarah Fennel runs a successful food blog bromabakery.com that features everything from irresistible desserts to delicious recipes. Aside from being an incredible baker, Sarah produces beautiful food photography and hosts a variety of workshops to educate others on how to turn your blogging dreams into a reality. When Sarah isn’t busy posting photos of her recipes, she likes to showcase a few snapshots of her amazing style. Check out her Instagram @bromabakery for more from Sarah.
Sarah is pictured above wearing a white long sleeve top from Helfrich (shop similar), a pink satin duster from 12th Tribe (shop similar), Current Elliot jeans and Chinese Laundry studded loafers. Photography by Bettina Bogar.
2. Janae Mason
Local vlogger Janae Mason hosts a beauty based YouTube channel that focuses on giving tips, tricks and advice for obtaining and maintaining natural, beautiful hair. In addition to sharing natural hair advice, Janae likes to show off her trendy, city girl style on her Instagram account @nae2curly. For more from Janae, check out her YouTube channel Janae Mason.
3. Melissa Butler
Melissa Butler is the founder of Detroit-based cosmetic company The Lip Bar. The Lip Bar offers a variety of vegan and cruelty-free lip cosmetics that range from mattes to glosses, and come in an assortment of gorgeous colors. And while Melissa’s lip color is always on point, her style is too! Melissa shows off her favorite beauty and fashion trends, along with the latest updates on her brand, on her Instagram @melissarbutler.
4. Grace Liang
Hailing from China, Grace made the move to Michigan for love in 2007. She is now a full-time blogger, running the fashion and lifestyle blog colorandgrace.com. She targets petite, over 40 fashionistas with her feminine, trendy and colorful style. Aside from sharing her great sense of style, Grace shares everything from her compelling past and personal struggles, to her adventurous travels on her blog and Instagram account @colorandgrace.
Grace is pictured above wearing pink mirrored sunglasses (shop similar), a blush pink fur jacket (shop similar), light pink tassel earrings (shop similar), black cutout V-neck sweater (shop similar), black leather pants (shop similar), Les Petits Joueurs love tote backpack (shop similar) and black booties (shop similar).
5. Charles Poole
Charles Poole is a former fire marshal for the city of Detroit who now spends his time pursuing photography and working on projects that focus on architecture and fashion. While Charles loves to photograph fashionable people, his own personal style falls short of notice. In addition to showcasing his photography work, Charles gives us a taste of his dapper, sophisticated style on his Instagram account @studiomustache. For more about Charles and his creative work visit studiomustache.gallery.
Charles is pictured above wearing a navy pin stripe suit (shop similar), a wide brim fedora (shop similar), navy scarf (shop similar) and turquoise ring (shop similar). Photography by Brad Siegler Photography.
6. Danielle Morabito
Project manager by day, lifestyle blogger by night, Danielle started her lifestyle blog modishmitten.com as a fun, creative outlet to share her love for the Mitten. From beauty tutorials, to local places to shop, Danielle covers a variety of topics for different interests. Check out her killer locally curated style on her Instagram account @modish_mitten.
7. Chris Burcham
Owner of design and build company BLDG001, owner of Bullock Green, a luxury rental complex in Corktown, and a Detroit local Lululemon ambassador, Chris Burcham is a driven entrepreneur who strives to elevate Detroit. While Chris may be recognized for his many business ventures, his simple, clean and sporty style does not go unnoticed. To learn more about Chris, check out his Instagram @burchbox.
8. Sara Kauten
Graphic designer, blogger and photographer based in Metro Detroit, Sara Kauten has an eye for fashion. Her creative outlet sweetserendipityblog.com showcases style, travel, things to do and more all curated by Sara. And Sara’s Instagram account @sarakauten is just as pretty as her style. Follow Sara for some major outfit inspiration and shop her looks directly from her blog.