: ' fashion'

CITY |  Susanne Bartsch: Art-a-Porter

  Celebrate Style With The Tampa Museum of Art   An emulsion of fashion and culture, CITY is the signature fashion event at the Tampa Museum of Art that raises funds annually to bring art and [...]

A Bold Look At The Art Of Fashion Icon Susanne Bartsch

    The upcoming exhibition at the Tampa Museum of Art will display Susanne Bartsch: Art-a-Porter from July 29 – November 12, 2017. The exhibit will feature 35 looks spanning Bartsch’s career including designs by Alexander [...]

The Face of Fashion

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |       The Face of Fashion JACKIE Z STYLE CO.     “Fashion fades, only style remains the same,” is attributed to Coco Chanel; it is [...]

Hot Men’s Style Trend of the Week

  SWIMS – On Trend For The Summer   SWIMS loafers share a love affair with urban style, sun and water. Whether splashing in the surf under a bright blue sky, or dashing through the streets [...]

Sizzling Suits For A Hot Weekend

  The temps are ideal for a trip to the beach, nearby park or backyard pool party this weekend. Metro’s studio shot captured the latest fashion trends in swimwear styles to turn heads this season.   (LEFT-TO-RIGHT) TAYLOR: [...]

METRO Style: Beach Bound

  Beach Bound Style Guide The temps are ideal for a trip to the beach or nearby park. METRO found some summer time essentials from totes to shades to enjoy the great outdoors.   Made for Shade Protect [...]

Neiman Marcus Launches Givenchy Beauty

  Neiman Marcus Tampa Bay Launches Givenchy Beauty   Fashion lovers are familiar with the style and trends of Givenchy — known for French Haute Couture since 1952 and now makeup lovers will be happy to know [...]

Grand Opening Celebration of Verve Boutique

Photo: Josef Newgarden, Tony Kanaan, Scott Dixon, Susie Wheldon with her boys, Oliver and Sebastian, Marco Andretti, Conor Daly, James Hinchcliffe The evening was filled with the stylish men of INDYCAR as they modeled fashions from [...]

The Pirates Are Poised To Invade Our Shores!

  Seminole Hard Rock Gasparilla Pirate Fest January 28, 2017 Invasion starts at 11:30 a.m. | Parade at 2 p.m. Photos: ©Visit Tampa Bay     Named for pirate Jose Gaspar, who terrorized the coastal waters [...]

Hot Gasparilla Fashions

Yo-Ho, Yo-Ho, It’s A Pirate’s Life For Me! The pirates are taking over Tampa in celebration of the annual Ye Mystic Krewe Gasparilla pirate parade and celebrations. METRO has found a few fashionable styles to help [...]

Gasparilla Fashion

Yo-Ho, Yo-Ho, It’s A Pirate’s Life For Me! The pirates are taking over Tampa in celebration of the annual Ye Mystic Krewe Gasparilla pirate parade and celebrations. METRO has found a few fashionable styles from a local boutique [...]

METRO Style: Floral & Fringe

  The season may say fall/winter, but these bright floral prints will certainly add a boost of color to the fashion scene. Pair with some fringe on a dress, boot or handbag and you’ll be right [...]

METRO PIX: CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture

  CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture When: September 24, 2016   Where: Tampa Museum of Art   It was a melding of art and fashion at CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture, the 7th annual [...]

METRO Style: Fashion of the Week

 click on images above to enlarge or view as a slideshow     Cool Looks for the Season   Recently, METRO took to the streets of historic Ybor City to showcase the latest styles for Fall 2016. [...]

METRO Style: Haute Fashion of the Week

click on images above to enlarge or view as a slideshow   The Haute Look (No. 2)   Recently, METRO took to the streets of historic Ybor City to showcase the latest styles for Fall 2016. [...]

Metro Style: Haute Fashion of the Week

click on images to enlarge or view as a slideshow   The Haute Look   Recently, METRO took to the streets of historic Ybor City to showcase the latest styles for Fall 2016. From lush velvet [...]

Fashion & Art: A Discussion With Norma Kamali

   Merging Fashion, Fitness and Art  Metro Exclusive Interview With Norma Kamali by Ronda M. Parag   On June 6 in New York City, Norma Kamali received the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award from the Council [...]

Summer’s Splash of Style

    Tampa Bay Metro’s Hot Summer Style Trends   Keep cool this summer in Tampa Bay with light, flowing fabrics in white or pale peach. Add a striped hat, a beach bound bag and a [...]

Dream Sandal

      Keep your favorite strappy sandals around this summer and stay comfy while you’re at it. Bzees’ Dream Sandal has a 2-inch wedge heel and was made with their cloud technology, so you feel [...]

Colors of the Year: A Compliment to Spring in Tampa Bay

  A Softer Take On Color For 2016: For the first time, the blending of two shades – Rose Quartz and Serenity are chosen as the PANTONE Color of the Year. As consumers seek mindfulness and [...]

Helping Girls In Need Sparkle On Prom Night

  Macy’s Makes Every Girl Shine Bright This Prom Season Through a partnership with Operation PROM, Macy’s is donating prom dresses to girls in need.   Macy’s is helping every girl reign supreme as the prom [...]

METRO Style: What to Wear St. Patrick’s Day

      St. Patrick’s Day Is Almost Here        It’s hard to believe it. We’re already almost halfway through March and Daylight Savings Time has just begun. It’s time to paint your nails in [...]

THE FACE OF SOUTH TAMPA’S CUSTOM CLOTHIER

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of South Tampa’s Custom Clothier DAN SHREEVE BESPOKE & CO   Dan Shreeve, is the premier custom clothier in South Tampa with 28 years of [...]

THE FACE OF FASHION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Fashion KARYN SEO CEO & DESIGNER, CAITE, INC.   Karyn Seo is the CEO & Designer of the ladies clothing brands CAITE and Kyla Seo. [...]

Pirate Booty

  A must-have Gasparilla treasure includes a Commando gem-studded skull thong. Made with luxe European microfiber for a soft fit and feel. $26. Stop in at Deborah Kent’s at 2120 South Dale Mabry to get them [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Style & Decor

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Style & Décor       Deborah Kent’s Best Boutique Filled with European Fashions For over 27 years, owner Deborah Skyrms has searched the [...]

All About The Boot

The fall shoes of desire are booties of all kinds … flats, heels and platforms. Fashion your fall repertoire to a finer tune. The trend is moving away from grunge and the sky high rider boots, to shorter [...]

CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture

  When: September 19, 2015 Where: Tampa Museum of Art     Dressed to be seen, local supporters of the Tampa Museum of Art and CITY enjoyed a fashionable evening of designs by Zang Toi. Saks [...]

WHITE HOT LOOK OF THE DAY

  Be on trend in the crisp white crop top and skirt available at Georgette’s      Sherri Hill is an American designer specializing in formal evening wear collections. Hill started her company in 2008. The [...]

NY FASHION DESIGNER HITS TAMPA BAY

  CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture Fashion Designer Zang Toi will present a Splendor of Santorini fashion show at CITY for the Tampa Museum of Art   Fashion Designer Zang Toi, will be in Tampa and showcasing his Spring [...]

Fall Fashion Tips

Spring trends are making a reappearance into fall/winter fashions, making it easy to transition your favorite pieces into the new season. Fall fashions are showing floral prints and slip dresses styled with a twist and fresh [...]

Inspired By The Sun

From your head to your toes, look stylish at the beach this summer in bold, bright hues of orange, yellow and white.   Hula in Hibiscus Print Include this tropical and casual dress for a weekend [...]

Rays On The Runway A Huge Success

 Rays On The Runway event – Dream Children Singing The event may be called Rays on the Runway, but the dream children were the true stars of the show. The Rays On The Runway event was [...]

Rays on the Runway

The signature Rays Wives event, the Rays on the Runway Fashion Show to benefit the Children’s Dream Fund, will take place June 24. The annual event hosts players and coaches who are paired with their significant [...]

Sizzling Swimwear Trends

Turn Up the Heat with These Sizzling Swimwear Trends By Desiree Noisette   Animal print one pieces throw “matronly” out of the window. These strategic prints provide coverage, tummy camouflage AND sex appeal.       [...]

Get Your Green On!

If you’re looking for some fashion ideas for St. Patrick’s Day festivities, Tampa Bay METRO urges you to go ‘greener than green’ with these great outfits and accessories.     SOPHIA CUSTOM ITALIAN SANDAL ADORNED IN [...]

On Trend With Color

  Enrich the season with a color palette that includes pops of red, burgundy and Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year – “Marsala.”   Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year – “Marsala.”         [...]

Gasparilla Style

  Ahoy, Mateys! Tampa Bay celebrates the annual pirate invasion on January 31, 2015 with the annual Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla pirate parade, sponsored by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Here are a few [...]

CITY: Fashion Show

CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture     When: Friday, September 19, 2014 Where: Tampa Museum of Art   The fashionistas were on full display at the Tampa Museum of Art’s annual runway fashion show presented [...]

CITY

CITY Fashion + Art + Culture     When: Friday, September 19, 2014 Where: Tampa Museum of Art   The fashionistas were on full display at the Tampa Museum of Art’s annual runway fashion show presented [...]

Art and Fashion Collide

Art and Fashion Collide at SmARTly DRESSED     It’s time to dress to impress at the 37th annual fall fashion show, luncheon and silent auction, to benefit the Museum of Fine Arts presented by The [...]

Rays On The Runway

    When: June 25, 2014 Where: Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club, St. Petersburg               The event was packed with Rays baseball fans, as the 9th Annual Rays On [...]

CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture

  CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture Friday, September 19, 2014 Tampa Museum of Art 120 W. Gasparilla Plaza       Guests of “CITY” will enjoy a live runway show featuring of the moment fall fashion looks from Neiman [...]

Fall Fashion Trends

  FASHIONABLE PURPOSE                   Fall’s 2014 fashion barometer reads hot and reflects the season’s most coveted finds, which are both refreshingly down-to-earth and out of this world. Think [...]

Hot Walks

It’s time to let those toes show in a great pair of summer shoes — from jeweled  flats to striking wedges.   Summer WhitesEnjoy the crisp look of all white with a white tunic, white ankle [...]

SUMMER WITH STYLE

Dreams Come True at METRO’s 9th Annual Summer with Style       When: May 1, 2014 Where: Neiman Marcus — International Plaza   The buzz surrounding Tampa Bay METRO’s annual cocktail and fashion event was that this [...]