Saks Fifth Avenue Buyer Shequeita Orr wears a Rachel Rachel Roy strapless jumpsuit, DVF clutch and Christian Louboutin shoes. She chose this look because: “It was reminiscent of the 70s, channeling the ever popular Halston jumpsuit era. The coral added just enough drama to give this classic look a little twist!”
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Retail Manager Melissa Alvarez wears a blazer by Express, skirt by Zara, and shoes by Halston. She chose this look because: “I wanted to wear a suit without looking too professional. The white and black was a perfect ‘fresh’ way to bring in the New Year.”
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Founder of Mamo Parker, Brahaani Mamo looks glam in a vintage dress and Topshop shoes.
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Desiree Talley wears a vintage shingle T-shirt dress and 6-inch invisible “Night Walker” mary jane platforms. She chose this look because: “I wanted to be fun and edgy. For me, the New Year is about letting go, and in this look I felt free.”
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Nurse Shamika Blain is svelte in a bodycon mini and beautiful blouse.
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Law Student Autumn Anderson wears a sequin bodycon in pretty pink.
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Photographer Kendra S. Kiett is sexy in a cut-out dress and chunky platforms.
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Silver and Gold
Kiran Ahmad is decked in vintage. She chose this look because: “I saw the dress, and fell in love.”
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Student Brittany Stephenson makes a lively appearance in prints.
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Tracy Barcelona wears a showstopping mini and shoes that shine.
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Designer Wilhelmina Rose wears a dress of her own. She chose this look because: “My first thought was the movie ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s.’”
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Quirky & Cute
Susan Wjuhi is cute and quirky in a punchy colored skirt and head-piece.
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Sales rep Melonie Brown spices up a suit jacket with a colorful bow tie and frilly skirt.
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Teacher Frances Harnes gets to the point in a ruched LBD.
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Sandy Castor wears a dress by Erin Fetherston, clutch by Gucci and Larissa heels by Christian Louboutin. She chose this look because: “The ivory color with gold accents offered an elegant glow.”
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Ebony and Ivory
Stylist Pietrina Love wears a suit by H&M, corset by Victoria’s Secret, shoes by Topshop, and vintage accessories. She choose this look because: “I wanted to wear menswear with a feminine twist, thus the colorblocking and clean lines.”
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