The Beginner's Guide To Miami Art Basel Style

"is that a warhol over there?"

Photographed by Roman Yee; Illustrated by Liz Riccardi.

So, you’re going to Miami. Solid choice. It’s pretty stellar down there—especially when all the art folk, creators, and designers flock to the Floridian coast for Art Basel. Sure, sure, packing swimsuits and a trusty pair of sandals is a must (hello, beach!), but there are international art superstars to see and you, well, want to be seen. The keys to nailing Miami Art Basel style are confidence, colors, patterns, something unexpected, and sunglasses. This isn’t your average festival, after all.

And who else to show us how to master a day-in-the-life than The Fashion Guitar’s Charlotte Groeneveld? Her knack for mixing feminine sensibility with a Manhattan edge (and just a touch of Tiffany & Co.) is nothing short of swoon-worthy, and seeing her translate it for the Miami heat is—well, let’s just say we’re booking our flights now, because of how effortlessly the following three looks came together.

Bienvenidos a Miami!

Photographed by Roman Yee; Styled by Liz Rundbaken; Makeup by Colby Smith; Hair by Netty Jordan.