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Spring Awakening

BY March 1, 2022
(Photography by Omar Cruz)

The season’s Alice in Wonderland-inspired ruffled frocks, bejeweled bodices and voluminous silhouettes are just right for Hats in the Garden at Naples Botanical Garden this month. Here, spring’s fanciful looks are set against Patrick Dougherty’s whimsical STICKWORK installation at the Garden.

 

DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE Madison wears a layered tulle gown by Beauté Comme Toi. Julianne wears a tiered fringe gown by Hervé Léger. 

 

INTO A CHRYSALIS Madison wears a lilac tulle dress from The Confessional Showroom, with matching gloves by Cynthia Rowley and earrings by Soledad Lowe.

 

PAINT THE ROSES RED Julianne pairs a sheer dress by The Kaftan Official with a turban by MaryJane Claverol.

 

EVERYTHING IS WHAT IT ISN’T Madison wears a chain top by Sultry Affair Style with a flowing floral skirt by MiriMari and a ring by Soledad Lowe. 

 

CURIOUSER AND CURIOUSER Julianne wears a printed dress by Naeem Khan. Next, she wears a yellow dress from The Confessional Showroom, paired with black Cynthia Rowley gloves and bracelets by Soledad Lowe.

 

SIX IMPOSSIBLE THINGS Madison wears a white 3D embellished gown by Ahmad Couture. Michael wears a vintage top hat.

 

WE’RE ALL MAD HERE Julianne wears a matching set by Silvia Tcherassi with jewelry by Saima Chaudhry.

 

IMAGINATION IS THE ONLY WEAPON Julianne wears a dress by Silvia Tcherassi with a Saima Chaudhry choker, a Sultry Affair Style headpiece and bracelet gloves from The House of Style PR. Madison wears a dress by PatBO with a Crown and Maiden choker, a Lila Mae Contemporary Designs necklace and bracelets from The House of Style PR.

 

SHE’S A WILDFLOWER Julianne wears a floral dress and cape set by Naeem Khan.

 

CREATIVE DIRECTION Jerry Pomales

MODELS Julianne Steege and Michael Rischer, Elite Miami, and Madison McNally, Vault

HAIR Lauren, Dani Artistry

MAKEUP Claudia Betancur