Premier 1 Entertainment announces the debut of FITAMANT®, its PremierSTYLE European custom men’s suit line spring of 2017.

Their Mission  PremierSTLYE believes that art is a universal language in expressing one’s’ true identity. Art can be worn, heard, seen and felt through the hands of its creator. The collaboration of music and fashion forever go hand-in-hand as artists and fans continuously influence the other. So it was a no-brainer when Nathan and Wayne […]

Coco Couture Q&A

By Alex Smith Elevate Lifestyle: Being a brand new boutique, tell us a little bit about yourself? CoCo Couture: I have over 20 years experience in the design area.  I have felt living in the Lake Norman area we did not offer an upscale women’s boutique that truly carried your unique designers all women love, […]


  Charlotte Fashion Week brought to you by Charlotte Seen tickets on sale at Schedule of Events September 20: VIP EVENT (invitation only) September 21: KICK OFF EVENT (6:30pm Ferguson Showroom, Charlotte) September 22: BOUTIQUE RUNWAY EVENING (doors open at 6:30pm, show starts at 8pm, Rock Hill, SC) September 23: EMERGING & RECYCLED RUNWAY EVENING […]


Their Mission  NCFA Style Week is a bi-annual, week long, fashion event held in Charlotte, North Carolina. NCFA Style Week provides a platform for designers and boutiques from across the world to showcase their works to VIP, Media, Buyers, Stylists, Fashion lovers and many more. We are the ultimate experience of art and luxury, stimulating […]

Interview with Circa 360 owner Jay Muldrey

EL: Is there a story behind the name of the boutique? Coming up with a name for the boutique was a challenging endeavor. My desire to have a name that was unique, strong and really embodied the Circa360 brand was important. The name Circa360 was derived from personally experiencing the revival of popular styles from […]

Sean Rocco Salon Interview with, co-owners Sean Duncan and Mark La Rocco

Elevate Lifestyle: Sean where are you from, and tell us a little bit about yourself? Our website has a few paragraphs about Mark and I as well. Sean Duncan, originally from Georgia but relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the Entertainment Industry. He spent the next decade working for shows like American […]

Rain By Melodi Interview with, owner Melodi Vandemark Eimiller

Elevate Lifestyle: Is there a story behind the name of your salon? I wanted the name of the salon to be one word and give you a feeling when you said it or thought about it. I was stuck on the elements and just started writing them down and anything related to them. Earth, Fire, […]

T. Reid and Company Salon and Spa Interview with, owner Tonya Reid

  Elevate Lifestyle: is there a story behind the name of your salon Tonya? I let the team name the Salon. My only request was that it NOT have my name in it. I believe when something has a name it has an ego. I didn’t want the salon to be about ME. I wanted […]

Fall Fashion For Men & Women

Fall Fashion Ideas For Guys And Gals Cooler days are just around the corner, so its time to start thinking about putting the bathing suits and sundresses away from the year and look at layers and sleeves. For guys and gals, autumn is a time to switch gears to warmer weather clothing, and if you […]

Divine Expressions Press Release: Fashion is in the Air-Brazilian Heat

Media Contact: Sondra Merida,, Christina Scholl,   We are pleased to announce that Divine Expressions by Sondra will hold its annual celebrity hosted fashion event on August 15, 2015! Divine Expressions by Sondra proudly paces forward with yet another year of celebration through fashion. The fashion show theme: Fashion Is in the Air-Brazilian […]

The Style Guy | Summer Style Tips By Bradley Rhyne, Ole Mason Jar

Summer is here, and so it is time to gear up for what that means for your warm weather wardrobe.  Summer is the most casual of the seasons for menswear, but that doesn’t mean it is a season to slack off when it comes to your personal style. This edition of The Style Guy features […]


ONWARD RESERVE, a specialty retailer, opens its third location at 4149 Park Road, in Charlotte, North Carolina. ONWARD RESERVE features a well-edited selection of items ranging from men’s gifts and apparel to home goods and luggage. ONWARD RESERVE currently has two locations in Atlanta and Athens, Georgia. The sprawling new 2,000-square-foot store in the Park […]

It’s A Guy Thing | hot stuff for cool men

By Troy Adams Fashion – It’s like a curse word to some men. For many it brings back memories of being forced to eat their vegetables or even worse, beef liver. So they avoid it like broccoli and wear the same t-shirt until it shreds…or even worse, smells. Then there are men that always look […]

The Style Guy

By Bradley Rhyne Ladies and gentlemen, as summer comes to an end and fall begins, so does my favorite season of the year. In addition to football season starting (my fantasy football addiction is a discussion for another article completely), cooler weather and the wonderful colors of the changing leaves, fall also consistently brings out […]

LeMond Hart

By Steve Caldwell, Publisher I’m sitting down with LeMond Hart who is a Charlotte native and pretty much has been here his whole life minus his personal travels, and military experience. LeMond started in the Fashion industry as a Stylist/Model in High School and began modeling with Barbizon in 1989 and was a model for […]

Top Trends In Charlotte

By Kenya Cooper Charlotte, North Carolina is quickly becoming one of the premier southern states for fashion. This month Elevate Lifestyle investigates the current trends in the Queen City. When it comes to women in Charlotte, the crop top phase is one of the most prominent trends. What else can you see on the streets? […]

Style Guy

By Bradley Rhyne With warm weather here to stay, it is time to gear up for what exactly that means for your summer wardrobe. Summer is the most casual of the seasons for menswear, especially any time spent near a body of water, but that doesn’t mean it is a season to slack on when it […]