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As fashion week continues around the globe, I’m here to report on the exciting things that are in store for us Spring / Summer 2023!  I attended shows in New York in person and viewed the European shows online. I’m not going to lie, NYFW SS23…

UX Designer by day and fashion influencer by night, Angela Louise Kraska shares her style tips and fashion inspiration with SEEN PHOTOGRAPHY BY KYLA LAIRD // MAKEUP BY MOLLY LANCASTER By day, Angela Louise Kraska is a user experience designer…

Meet the artisans behind the brand’s luxury goods that are built to last a lifetime. Luxury. Quality. Craftsmanship. Timeless. The brand Hermès is synonymous with these terms for good reason. Founded in 1837 by the Thierry Hermès, the brand h…

Meet Dianne Harper Boyer and Jennifer Harper Fleck, the stylish duo behind fashion blog “The Harper Girls” PHOTOGRAPHY BY LIV IN THE MOMENT PHOTOGRAPHY The relationship that Dianne Harper Boyer and her niece Jennifer Harper Fleck have with style is deeply tied to family traditions and to the…

Spring into the season with a roundup of local fashion finds to refresh your style! BY SEEN CONTRIBUTORS   BLANKET SHIRT in marine rainbow stripe, $148, Good Neighbor, Detroit 313-788-7800   GREYSON CLOTHIERS AMAGANSETT 5-POCKET TROUSERS in Eel, Wolf, or Flax (more colors available online), …

Renaissance man Charles E. Poole shares his sprezzatura style and spring wardrobe staples. PHOTOGRAPHY BY TYLER PLAXCO Having spent many years in public service — including positions as a Detroit firefighter, lieutenant in the Fire Marshall Division, an advanced paramedic, and the assistant …

Check out spring collections from four Metro Detroit fashion brands. Detroit is once again on the map – only this time, it isn’t for automotive; it’s for fashion design. Here are some of the pieces from the spring collections of Carhartt, Deviate, Hope for Flowers by Tracy Reese and Greyson …

Spring fashion 2022 is all about refreshed neutrals, blazers and everyday pieces with big pops of color! PHOTOGRAPHY:Boswell Hardwick @boswellcreative STYLING AND FASHION EDITOR: Rachel Schostak @scho_style MODEL:Taylor Hale from the Renee Godin Agency @thetaylormqck MODEL: Riley Lonergan fr…

On Feb. 27, the fashion collective group Rags $2 Riches Detroit held its fourth annual fashion show and gala, promoting sustainable style. PHOTOGRAPHY BY PERRY HASELDEN On Feb. 27, the fashion collective group Rags $2 Riches Detroit held its fourth annual fashion show and gala at The Jam Han…

The Detroit native — who’s a personal stylist, marketing manager at local lifestyle brand William Palmer Homme, and self-proclaimed plus-sized beauty advocate — shares a few of her favorite looks. Contributed by Stephanie Bedell Where did your love of fashion come from? I’ve always been in l…

Metro Detroit fashion influencer Asima Khan heads to NYC Fall Fashion Week and reports back on her favorite trends. By Asima Khan Last week, from February 11 – 16, the fashion world descended upon NYC for Fall Fashion week 2022. I was lucky to be able to attend a few shows and although thing…

A few of our favorite Metro Detroit fashion icons share their go-to holiday looks and style tips. PHOTOGRAPHY BY MELISSA DOUGLAS The holidays are upon us and these local style icons share their tips to be sure you are voted best dressed at all of your gatherings! CARL STERR Carl Sterr is a t…

Asima Khan, the Metro Detroit fashionista behind As I Make my Mark, shares 3 chic and affordable looks for your upcoming holiday parties. Contributed by Asima Khan Photography by Logan McLeod and Anna Soustina  Bring on the friendsgiving parties, cocktail soirées, gala’s, and charity events …

Native Detroiter and fashion industry veteran Tori Nichel launches Maison Black with a runway show and pop-up shopping experience at Shinola Detroit. On Wednesday, October 20,  Detroit area fashion lovers gathered for the launch of Maison Black. Founded by native Detroiter Tori Nichel, Maiso…

SEEN’s 2021 fall fashion shoot stylist Alexa shares her style notes and must-haves for the season. By Alexa Kaipo It’s hard to believe that fall is already here! And with the new season comes the exciting shift in fashion. The styles this autumn take on an even greater meaning — because unli…

Autumn breezes in with moody blues, rich terracottas, and greens galore. Check out some of our favorite fall fashion 2021 looks, which we shot at the Royal Park Hotel in downtown Rochester. PHOTOGRAPHY: Boswell Hartwick FASHION DIRECTOR/STYLIST: Alexa Kaipio ASSISTANTS: Taryn Cullen and Abby…

Summer is the time to let your style shine…but it’s almost coming to an end! Check out our favorite street-style looks this month By Sara Kawas 1. Alyssa Burns Wellness influencer Alyssa Burns describes her style as “modern romantic” with pops of color and simple accessories. A few trends sh…

Tying the knot this summer? We’ve put together the perfect outfits for all your pre-wedding events By Mia Morelli  Featured photo by @northernnativemi 1. Pave Mariner Link Drop Earrings, $95, OnFemme by Lindsey’s Kloset; 2. Hour Small Croc-Embossed Top-Handle Bag, $2,290, Neiman Marcus; 3. P…

Fashion trends come and go, but gender-neutral style is here to stay. “Neutralize” your wardrobe with these everyday looks By Mia Morelli  Featured photo by Amanda Vick The term “gender-neutral” is thrown around a lot these days in the fashion industry. Some brands use it to define their sty…

Step into spring and summer in style with these looks from downtown Birmingham retailers. Brought to you by The Birmingham Shopping District The leaves are green, the flowers are blooming and it’s time to update your wardrobe with spring and summer style essentials! We recently shot some of …

Jewelry made from salvaged car parts, upcycled leather wallets, naturally dyed scarves — shop stylish and sustainable items from these Metro Detroit-based shops By Claire Manor Featured photo via studiovariously.com Mend On The Move Founded by sexual abuse survivor Joanne Ewald, West Bloomfi…

As people continue to work from home, the loungewear trend isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Refresh your WFH wardrobe with these locally sourced looks By Mia Morelli    1. Phoebe Necklace, $54, Ferne Boutique; 2. Light Gray Crop Top, $28, Deviate Fashion; 3. Go with the Flow Pants, $58, Fe…

Tru Blue Boutique owner Lorinda Kain on fulfilling her lifelong fashion dreams, her favorite spring trends, why she loves Victoria Beckham and more By Claire Manor Photography by Sanell Bark Like many women, Lorinda Kain put her career goals on hold to focus on raising a family. But in 2019 …

Step into spring in style with these men’s wardrobe essentials from SEEN Marketplace By Claire Manor and Mia Morelli When it comes to men’s fashion, spring 2021 is all about sustainability, minimalism and authenticity. With so many people working from home these days, comfort is key — someth…

Take your love for brunch to the next level with these 6 complete looks inspired by everyone’s favorite mid-morning meal By Mia Morelli  Featured photo by Rachel Park   1. Romeo Necklace, $48, Hello Fancy; 2. Jackson Crop, $146, OnFemme by Lindsey’s Kloset; 3. Citizens of Humanity Pearled Pa…

Embrace the warmer weather and slip into something a little more colorful this spring with these SEEN Marketplace picks By Rachel Schostak  Happy spring to all! What a joy it was to create our spring 2021 fashion spread, “On the Bright Side”. The vibrant colors are a nod to what’s happening …

Color is the new black this spring – embrace it with vibrant hues in all shades of the rainbow Fashion director and styling: Rachel Schostak Photography and graphics: Boswell Hardwick Styling and production assistant: Alexa Kaipio Production assistants: Claire Manor and Mia Morelli Models: T…

Take this spring’s hottest trends from the catwalk to the sidewalk – while also supporting local businesses By Claire Manor  Runway photos via Tagwalk 1. Blue velvet coat, $290, OnFemme; 2. City guide London, $24.99, Talulah Belle; 3. Tawny nude croc combat boot, $46, Bird Bee; 4. Corinth br…

From rose-colored accessories to boldly patterned dresses, take spring florals from cliché to chic with these fresh pieces By Mia Morelli  Featured photo via Joshua Rondeau 1. Butterscotch Tiered Mini Dress, $288, OnFemme by Lindsey’s Kloset ; 2. Hemant & Nandita, $375, Saks Fifth Avenue…

Wear your love for women’s empowerment on your sleeve this Women’s History Month (and the rest of the year) with statement tees and sweatshirts from local, female-owned shops By Claire Manor Featured photo via @detroitfutureisfemale 1. Women Supporting Women Crewneck  Not only does Ferne Bou…