Blog – Style

Best Healthy In-the-Moment Holiday Gift

Looking for a fab present for someone fabulous, but who has everything? Consider Comvita Manuka honey from New Zealand. Honey is having an on-pointe in the spotlight moment and you don’t want to miss this. Manuka honey from New Zealand is one of the fastest growing...

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Hygge All The Way Home

Do you hygge? You probably already do but didn’t even know there this was supercool name for it. It’s the Danish and Norwegian word ‘for a mood of coziness and comfortable conviviality with feelings of wellness and contentment.’ And who doesn’t want to feel that? We...

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Eyes to the Weekend with #SelfCare Saturday

It’s the weekend in a couple days (but who’s counting...we are). #SelfCare Saturday is coming up, and that means it's time to relax and recharge because you work hard, girl! We know you don’t always treat yourself as the goddess you are, so it’s time to #treatyoself. ...

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Summer Isn’t Over Yet-What’s in Your Beach Bag?

Summer isn’t over yet! Squeeze in one (or two) last beach trips, and pack your bag with these luxe items. You'll need to start with a fabulous cover up. Our Isla dress doubles as a perfect cover up and transforms to an outfit for a fun night out like dinner with the...

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Falling For Fall

It's officially fall, which also means it's one of the best fashion seasons. We sat down with ellelauri founder/designer, Liz Rymar, to discuss her fall favorites. ellelauri: What are this season's biggest trends?Liz: The cold shoulder is still very in, along with...

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2016 VMA’s

The VMA's are known as the anti-Oscars when it comes to fashion. Celebrities tend to let loose and have some fun with their outfit choices. We have picked some of our favorite looks as well as some that we think fell flat.Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson The Olympian...

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Summer Faves

We can't believe it's almost Labor Day! The summer flew by! When we think back on all of the fun we've had over the past couple of months we can't help but think about the outfits we have worn during these times. Here is a roundup of our favorite summer pieces.We love...

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Beach House Decor

It's the first official day of summer which means it is time to escape the city and retreat to the beach! Here are some of our favorite beach house looks:One of the most important rooms in any house is the kitchen. Kitchens are usually neutral shades, whether it be...

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2016 Billboard Awards

The Billboard Awards always have some fun fashion moments and this year was no different. Here are a few of our favorites.We thought Kelly Rowland looked gorgeous!Ciara showed a lot of skin but still managed to shineZendaya looked so pretty! Kate Beckinsale looked...

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Ritt Row Preview Party 2016

We had a great time at the Rittenhouse Row preview party last night. Many local businesses came together to celebrate Philadelphia's food, fashion, and music. The restaurants showcased some of their favorite dishes, including bite-size desserts and signature...

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Met Gala 2016

The 2016 Met Gala theme was Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology. Celebrities creatively interpreted the technological theme and the fashion did not disappoint.Here are our picks for best and worst dressed.Best:Claire Danes nailed the theme in a high-tech...

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Main Line Fashion Week

We had such a great time at Main Line Fashion Week. The event was held at Grace Winery in Glen Mills, PA. It was chilly but the scenery was beautiful and the wine definitely warmed us up!We had a pop-up shop which included clothing designed by Liz Rymar as well as...

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Festival Style

It's officially festival season! Not only is music and art being celebrated but the festivals celebrate fashion as well. Here are some of our favorite festival looks:White lace top, denim cut offs, and suede bootiesSweater with fringe detail, denim, and a cool...

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Statement Necklaces

Statement necklaces are great pieces to give any outfit a little pop. They come in a variety of shapes and colors and can be paired with a little black dress, a white t-shirt, or anything in between. Statement necklaces are always on trend. Here are some of our...

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Spring Q&A with Liz

Designer and owner of ellelauri and ellelauri boutiques, Liz Rymar, shares her tips on transitioning your wardrobe from winter to spring, and talks about what inspired her spring collection as well as the must-have trends of the season.ellelauri: Spring is around the...

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Fashion Police

The 2016 Oscars were last night and of course the fashion was front and center. There were some looks that were breathtakingly beautiful and others that made us want to close our eyes and pretend we never saw them. Some celebs took risks while others stuck with what...

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Oscars Survival Kit

The Oscars (also known as the best fashion night of the year) are this Sunday and we can’t wait to ooh and ahh over all of the beautiful gowns! Pale pinks, bold blues, sleek black and white, and glittering gold are just some of the things we are expecting to see this...

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Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone's 2016 Color of the Year is Rose Quartz and Serenity. For the first time ever, the blending of these two shades make up the color of the year. Rose Quartz and Serenity symbolize a warm embrace and a soothing calmness. Fused together, these colors of compassion...

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Designer Spotlight: Joie DiGiovanni

Joie DiGiovianni is a local jewelry designer who creates hand-made pieces using semi-precious and precious gemstones. We sat down with Joie to talk about her new spring collection, what inspires her, and her tips for wearing multiple pieces at the same time.ellelauri:...

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ellelauri Behind the Scenes: Fall Photo Shoot

Every few months, as the seasons change, we have a photo shoot to capture our latest fashion designs for our website, look-books, and promotional materials. We are fortunate to work with the incredibly talented team you'll meet below in our behind-the-scenes...

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How to “Shop Like Local”

Palomar, a Kimpton Hotel at 117 South 17th Street at Sansom in Philadelphia, offers a great service for those visiting Philadelphia: Shop Like a Local. Written by style expert Ian Michael Crumm, the online local fashion guide gives all Philly visitors a great cheat...

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Fashion Touchdown

2nd Annual Fashion TouchdownPhiladelphia law firm Zarwin Baum hosted The 2nd Annual Fashion Touchdown on Monday night September 21st. It was an amazing event with the Philadelphia Eagles walking the catwalk modeling looks from local Philadelphia designers to raise...

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Wedding invitation? Here’s what to wear

Wedding Etiquette: Fashion Faux Pas and How to Prevent Themby Etiquette Expert and founder of Beaumont Etiquette, Myka MeierWith wedding season finally here, you may be invited to your fair share of summer soirees! The first question many of us ask ourselves:What am I...

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Dagne Dover pairs up with ellelauri

Dagne Dover totes, tiny totes, and wallets keep you perfectly organized and stylish.The classic Dagne Dover line includes beautiful colors like blue, champagne, linen, and turquoise to pair perfectly with everything in your wardrobe. In addition to their coated canvas...

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Rittenhouse Store – Grand Opening Party

Hello Rittenhouse! We're Now OpenThree weeks ago on a Thursday evening we officially opened our flagship store doors at 114 S. 19th Street in Philadelphia. The new location is in Rittenhouse Square and surrounded by other amazing businesses -- that we will talk about...

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Sneak Peak

Grand Opening - Expanding our Philadelphia rootsOur 114 S 19th Street location is set to open tomorrow Thursday, November 13th. We'll be celebrating with our formal Grand Opening event from 5:30 to 8:30 PM with light bites, signature cocktails, and a fall/winter...

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Cozy outerwear for fall

In a recent Philadelphia Style blog post, cooler weather outerwear trends were highlighted, and ellelauri made the list of must haves. ellelauri's Nadine faux fur vest was featured, "A fur vest is an easy but stylish way to layer. Layer it over a dress with heels or...

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ellelauri next week: The Philadelphia Collection

Next week ellelauri is proud to be a part of The Philadelphia Collection on September 17th and 18th. The Philadelphia Collection is a week long celebration of all the fab style that Philly has to offer. ellelauri is participating in two Collection events both at The...

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Vote ellelauri number one on the HOTLIST

ellelauri is excited to be nominated for the HOTLIST in Philadelphia for Best Women's Boutique in Philly. According to phl17, HOTLIST boutiques offer "Hand-picked couture, personal attention and the newest styles."We are honored to be named along with so many other...

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Meet our fabulous team, {Part IV}

Introducing Nicole and Maggie who both joined the ellelauri team this summer. They've both been amazing additions to ellelauri's team. NicoleYour style definition: Preppy mixed with boho chicFavorite ellelauri piece: Jules romper in NavyStyle Icon: Lauren Conrad...

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Meet Our Fabulous Team, {Part III}

Amanda, based in Philadelphia, is a key member of our retail team. Often she is helping customers in The Shops at Liberty to find the look that suits them best, but she can also be found behind the scenes as well. Amanda is an assistant buyer for ellelauri, attending...

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Meet our fabulous team, {Part II}

Part of our seasonal team, Serena and Erin work exclusively in our Avalon, NJ store as style experts. Both ladies are dynamic employees whose fashion sense helps ellelauri customers find the perfect look and accessories for summer at the beach or back home.SerenaYour...

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Meet our Fabulous Team, {Part I}

Led by designer Liz Rymar, ellelauri is backed by a great team of women who are passionate about making women look and feel their best, in designer fashions all made in the USA at an attainable price point. Below meet two of our style mavens who are a part of the...

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ellelauri spends Midnight in Paris

Philadelphia Style: Celebrating 10 yearsPhiladelphia Style always throws a memorable bash, and for their 10th Anniversary they invoked the charm, passion, and style that Paris is known for. ellelauri founder and designer, Liz Rymar, pictured below, attended with some...

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Extraordinary Design: CFDA Awards

CFDA Fashion AwardsThe 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards were held at the Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City last night. Among the designers and members of the CFDA were also A-list singers, actors and models. Rihanna stunned in a head scarf and show stopping...

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Summertime, just in time

Just in time for summer, meet ellelauri's Jules, Darby, Coco, and Milly. With summer's kick-off on Memorial Day, now's the time to add some pieces to your summer wardrobe. ellelauri will keep you dressed perfectly for all that summer brings: hot days, warm nights,...

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Gowns abound at the Met’s Annual Ball

The stars came out for costumes on Monday night for the Annual Ball of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s yearly Costume Institute exhibit. This year the exhibition at the museum is "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" from May 8 through August 10. About 75 of James’ designs...

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Coachella 2014

Coachella Music Festival Hope everyone had a great first weekend at Coachella, and we've got lots of fashion ideas to make your second weekend even better.The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is an annual two-weekend, three-day music and arts festival held at...

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Behind the Scenes with Cayetano Legacy Collection

Going bold with Jewelry by Cayetano Legacy CollectionWhat goes great with ellelauri clothes? Amazing statement jewelry from Cayetano Legacy Collection (CLC) of course! We were super excited to team up with CLC for their fall 2014 photo shoot. Here are some behind the...

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Valentine’s Day: Looks to love

Celebrating love.With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we have you covered with something for everyone, no matter how you will spend the day.For a flirty, fun Valentine’s night out we have the “Ginny” dress. The side cutouts are flattering, especially with the...

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Style Guide

4th of July is approaching and we have the perfect style guide to get you there. 1. Ginny Dress- A mix of flirty and dainty all in one dress. Made with silk chiffon and fully lined. Ready for you to show off your cute summer body with side cut outs and a ruffled...

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coachella

Preparing for Coachella festivities this weekend? Here is your ultimate packing list for this weekend!1. Shades- Festive floral shades in any shape or size are needed to enjoy a squint free weekend. 2. Avery Dress - The perfect maxi thats flouncy and flowy to beat the...

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Nikki Dress NYE

NYE is here! The Nikki Dress is just what you need to ring in the new year! Made with comfortable stretch cotton and mesh fabric. Pair it with black tights and black pumps or spice it up with some bright colors! It shows off just the right amount of skin with the mesh...

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Madison Dress: Style Guide

1.Lace has never been more in fashion until this season. The ellelauri Madison Dress has the sizzling style you've been looking for in a LBD. Made with a black overlay of lace and a body hugging fit. Lining only the bodice for skin revealing belle sleeves. You'll be...

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Celeste Cape

One of falls most wanted items this year. Capes have been seen everywhere, even the red carpet. Wear them with jeans and a tight top underneath and riding boots for that perfect fall look or as your fall coat. Warm and comfortable the Celeste cape is fully lined, with...

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Olympic Inspired

The Olympic Games are here and we have the perfect attire for you to celebrate! Shown here are our Paige Jumpsuit, Lola Dress, and Penelope Dress. You are sure to shine like a gold medalist while cheering your favorite team on in these outfits. Read here for details...

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Ginny Dress

Featured this week is our Ginny Dress!It's perfect for that party you're hosting this summer. Made with a soft chiffon fabric with cut-outs and ruffles. You can wear this dress with bright colors and soft nudes like the accessories shown. Available in coral, blush,...

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Spring Style:Lucca Dress

The Lucca Dress, is exactly what you need this spring season. It has a style that's great for various occasions. It can easily been worn for a special event like a graduation or a night out on vaca. Shown here we have several accessories ideas to pair with your Lucca...

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