October Fashion: Smart Moves
Local ballet dancers preview the classic elegance of this season's gala gowns and cocktail dresses.
Sequin dress by Blugirl; rose gold earrings by Rebecca; Marissa Collections. Heels by Jimmy Choo; Saks Fifth Avenue.
Photography by Giles Hooper
On him: Shirt by David Donahue; suite by Armani Collezioni; tie by Etro; Saks Fifth Avenue.
On her: Beaded gown by Basler; Wildflower. Platinum, diamond and ruby butterfly motif necklace; Graff Diamonds at Saks Fifth Avenue.
On left: Lace dress by Carolina Herrera; heels by Jimmy Choo; Saks Fifth Avenue. White gold and diamond necklace; platinum and damond ring; Graff Diamonds at Saks Fifth Avenue.
On right: Brocade poof dress by Basler; Wildflower. Embellished pumps by Manolo Blahnik; Saks Fifth Avenue. White gold and diamond earrings; platinum, diamond and ruby bracelet; Graff Diamonds at Saks Fifth Avenue.
On left: Halter gown by Michael Kors; pearl tassel necklace by Lanvin; Marissa Collections.
On him: Shirt by David Donahue; suit by Armani Collezioni; shoes by Salvatore Ferragamo; tie by Hugo Boss; Saks Fifth Avenue. Watch by Brighton; Provident Jewelry.
On right: Embellished-cuff gown by Basler; Wildflower. Heels by Saint Laurent; Saks Fifth Avenue. Gold, diamond and chalcedony necklace and earrrings by SeidenGang; Provident Jewelry.
Chrysanthemum gown by Carolina Herrera; patent platform heels by Saint Laurent; Saks Fifth Avenue. Bollicine diamond, gold and enamel ring and cuff by Roberto Coin; Provident Jewelry.
On her: Silk gown by Carolina Herrera; T-strap shoes by Prada; Saks Fifth Avenue. Platinum and diamond bracelet; gold, diamond and South Sea pearl earrings, brooch and ring; Yamron Jewelers
On him: Shirt by David Donahue; pants by Armani Collezioni; tuxedo jacket by Saks 5th Ave Brand; patent lace-up shoes by Salvatore Ferragamo; skinny tie by Hugo Boss; Saks Fifth Avenue. Watch is the model's own.
Model: Ivan Gabriel, Benz
Dancers: Ingrid Arencibia, Amanda Seidel of Naples Academy of Ballet
Hair and Makeup: Marinella Infante
Photo assistant: Dave Friske
Fashion Assistants: Elizabeth Armstrong, Emily Cox
Special thanks to the Naples Academy of Ballet, award-winning dance facility in downtown Naples.