Photo by Olivia Fortson
Who: Elizabeth Peacock of Mothering Across Continents, the speaker at the Guild of Discovery Place luncheon.
Wearing: An Ann Taylor dress and shoes from Target with Do Ubuntu bracelets by oMa (www.omaworld.com) and a necklace by Seeds of Hope (www.seedsscholars.org).
Why: Her black dress was the perfect backdrop to show off the handcrafted socially responsible jewelry lines introduced by the Charlotte-based nonprofit Mothering Across Continents (www.motheringacrosscontinents.org) that benefit its grassroots projects that help develop young leaders in impoverished parts of the globe, especially Africa.
Photo by Daniel Coston Who: Deidre Grubb at Printemps, a wine and art auction to benefit Opera Carolina. Wearing: A Marc Jacobs dress with Prada shoes and a Timmy Woods clutch. Why: Her whimsical shoes and purse reflect her fun personality.
Photo by Daniel Coston Who: Morgan and Paul Greer at Derby Days, the Young Affiliates of the Mint’s largest fundraiser of the year. Wearing: The event is all about sundresses and seersucker, and they nailed the look. Why: This couple is the epitome of everything elegant.
Photo courtesy of Sarah Prochaska Who: Sarah Prochaska (last one on the right) at the day events surrounding reunion festivities for Queens University of Charlotte. Wearing: A Tory Burch dress from the Tory Burch store at SouthPark mall and Vince Camuto shoes from Belk. Why: The alumna who lives in Charlotte stood out in this sunny dress paired with modern neutral shoes.