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Spring Forward: E, Cheralee Lyle, and Alina Gonzalez

Photograph by Trevor Dixon. Hair and makeup by Kim Reyes using Make Up For Ever.


District of Chic

Blogging since: 2008. Favorite spring trends:
Kitten heels and structured skirts. Style credo: “Never say never to a
trend—you might be wearing it in two months.”

Pinstripe gown by Katie Ermilio, $2,885; similar styles at Resin drop earrings, $20 at Charm (2910 M St., NW;
202-298-0420). Gold ASOS rings; Hermès, Madewell, and Amarita Singh
bangles; and Zara shoes, all Pendergrass’s own.

Cheralee Lyle

Miss Lyle Style

Blogging since: 2010. Currently in my closet:
“Plenty of sailor stripes and my black leather biker jacket over
everything.” Icon: Brigitte Bardot.

Yoana Baraschi dress, $425 at Ginger (7114 Bethesda La.;
301-664-9242); Kara by Kara Ross crystal earrings ($235), gold bangles
($195), and cuffs($225 and $165), at Dalton Pratt; purple bead bracelets,
$45 each at Charm. Wolford tights, H&M wedge shoes, vintage gold
clutch, all Lyle’s own.

Alina Gonzalez

The Hyperbalist

Blogging since: 2009. Personal aesthetic:
“Loud. Bold. Go big or go home.” What I love about Washington fashion:
“You can stand out here. In New York, you can wear a top hat with live
parrots on it and nobody turns their head.”

Joie blouse, $188 at Ginger; “Safford” sheer wide-leg pants,
$255 at; Missoni platform sandals, $795 at Hu’s Shoes (3005
M St., NW; 202-342-0202).