Art of Style

Festive + Flirty Holiday Styles

Minimalistic, sleek silhouettes set an elegant tone at the Addison Mizner-designed The Alderman House in Fort Myers.

BY December 1, 2023
(Photo by Anna Nguyen)

The holidays welcome packed social calendars and fetes galore. Reach for slinky gowns that flatteringly hug the body, flirty bodices, festive fringe and long, silky hemlines meant for dancing the night away.

Featured Styles (in the order they appear above). Click on an image to enlarge:

  1. Alexander McQueen red gown from Naples’ Marissa Collections, stylist’s own jewelry.
  2. Amanda Uprichard black gown from Naples’ Rouze and Judith Leiber clutch from Marissa Collections in Naples. Stylist’s own jewelry.
  3. Delicate ruffles and an asymmetrical hemline create movement in this silk Amanda Uprichard dress from Rouze in Naples. Stylist’s own jewelry and shoes.
  4. A sweetheart neckline and long fringe deliver feminine charm in this Amanda Uprichard dress from Rouze. A Jeffrey Levinson black chrome clutch from Marissa Collections adds statement-making shine. Stylist’s own jewelry.
  5. The rich, golden hue of this silk Amanda Uprichard gown brightens a sea of dark ensembles. Available at Rouze in Naples. Stylist’s own shoes and jewelry.


Photographer: Anna Nguyen

Stylist: Erica Thebaud

Model: Anastasia, NEXT Models

Hair and Makeup: Dani Taverna, Duality Artistry.

Location: Alderman House, Fort Myers  

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