Lighter layers, pretty prints and breezy silhouettes are on the fashion radar this season for local Metro Detroiters. Check out SEEN’s eight favorite street style looks from May.
By Chelsie Dzbanski
1. Yasmine Sidi Shitta
Aside from having some killer personal style, Yasmine Sidi Shitta is a digital marketing guru, a writer, a model, an aspiring cultural influencer, a beauty enthusiast and an experimental YouTubist. Is there anything this girl boss can’t do!? Check out Yasmine’s sporty, city girl style on her Instagram account @cheetahshitta.
Yasmine is pictured above wearing a black maxi dress from Detroit Is The New Black (shop similar), black and white striped long sleeve top (shop similar), gold watch (shop similar) and pair of white high-top Comme Des Garcons Converse sneakers.
2. Liz Braga
Local lifestyle and fashion blogger Liz Braga shares a chic guide to motherhood through her blog themodernmere.com. Currently pregnant with her second child, Liz not only shares pregnancy tips and style, but also attainable fashion choices, simple beauty routines and fun things to do with your family. Liz shares her easy, feminine style, along with photos of her adorable daughter on her Instagram account @themodernmere.
3. Caleb Robinson
Who says plumbers can’t have style? Caleb, a 23-year-old plumber from Flint, is an aspiring model who loves showing off his edgy, hipster sense of style on his Instagram account @caleb_robins_son. In his free time, Caleb enjoys teaming up with local Michigan photographers to take stylish photos of him, and his fellow model girlfriend Desiree, around Detroit hot spots.
Caleb is pictured above wearing a black zip-up hoodie featuring a graffiti pattern (shop similar), black T-shirt (shop similar), light wash jeans (shop similar) and pair of black high-top Converse sneakers (shop similar).
4. Alleigh Chrzan
Michigan fashion blogger Alleigh Chzran made the switch from YouTube to blogging to bring affordable fashion to the every day girl. Her colorful, girly style pops against a medley of vibrant walls, pretty settings and lust-worthy locations on her Instagram account @alleighchrzan. Discover everything from fashion, to beauty and a guide to the best wall murals in Detroit on Alleigh’s blog alleighchrzan.com.
Alleigh is pictured above wearing striped pants from T.J. Maxx (shop similar), pink tank top (shop similar), brown strappy sandals (shop similar), Chanel purse and pair of tassel earrings (shop similar).
5. Evann Webb
Forget New York City, Evann is focused on creating a stronger fashion scene in Detroit. As a recent gradate of Michigan State University, with degrees in journalism and apparel and textiles, Evann is working on jump-starting her career and looking as fashionable as ever while doing it. On her blog damselindetroit.com, Evann shares the fashions she feels comfortable in and makes her feel good, while encouraging others to do the same. Check her out on Instagram at @damselindetroit for more.
6. Michael-Anthony Spearman
Micheal-Anthony Spearman is an up-and-coming menswear designer and stylist based in Detroit. He created his blog thebigfashionguy.com as an outlet to document the urban big and tall gentleman’s lifestyle when it comes to fashion, grooming, health and fitness. He shares his tips and advice for big and tall men like himself while also showcasing his designs, favorite looks and more. Check out Micheal-Anthony on Instagram at @thebigfashionguy for more stylish content.
Micheal-Anthony (left) is pictured above with friend Rah Mosely wearing shirt pieces designed by himself and Rah Mosely, a pair of black Levi’s from DXL Men’s Apparel, fedora hat (shop similar) and leather camel loafers (shop similar).
7. Sarah Queiros
Sarah Queiros is a marketing professional from Michigan who recently starting documenting her travel chronicles on Instagram. Throughout the picture-perfect backdrops that Sarah captures, her amazing style does not go unnoticed. Follow Sarah’s fashionable travel journeys on her Instagram account @thesarahqueiros.
8. Jewell Bell
Detroit singer-songwriter Jewell Bell expresses her musical style as “somewhere between Angela Davis and Jane Austen.” Aside from her passion as a musician, Jewell also loves expressing her modern, trendy sense of style on her blog allthingsjewell.com. From photo shoots at swanky Detroit hot spots, to hanging with her local fellow blogging girls, Jewell shares it all on her blog and Instagram account @jbellz_. To listen to Jewell’s deep, soulful music, visit soundcloud.com/silenceisthenoise.