Author Archives: Michelle

About Michelle

I am a stylist and former fashion buyer, and I am obsessed with all things STYLE. I started Runway Translator as a way to share my love for styling and curating head-to-toe looks for women. I love creating interesting combinations by mixing high-end and affordable pieces. My inspirations come from the runways of New York, Paris, Milan, and my own local fashion scene in Tampa, Florida.

Wearable Art Runway Show

Better late than never!  I can’t believe it took me thirteen years to attend the annual Wearable Art fashion show at the Dunedin Fine Arts Center.  What a visual feast!  A packed house of over 600 art loving patrons were … Continue reading

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Shopping For A Cause: The Dress For Success Inventory Sale

Dress For Success Tampa Bay, the non-profit organization that helps empower women to break the cycle of poverty, recently held one of their inventory blow-out sales in South Tampa.  Dress For Success is widely known for providing women with suiting … Continue reading

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A Fun Way to Shop for Summer

** As seen in the June issue of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine… Generally, I love the act of shopping for fashion… so much, in fact, that I’ve made a career out of it.  I’m usually excited by the concept of … Continue reading

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She Works Hard For The Money!

As seen in Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine, May 2017 Issue… Read the issue here. “She Works Hard for the Money” A Mother’s work is never done… but her professional appearance should always be on point! You only get one chance … Continue reading

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Step Up Your Mom Style

*** As seen in the April 2017 issue of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine, here.*** When you’re a busy Mom sometimes it’s difficult to look stylish. You’re usually stressed for time and you’ve got one small child pulling on your hair … Continue reading

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Hello Spring!

The flowers are coming!  The flowers are coming!  Spring officially begins March 20th and I am so excited!  Aside from Fall (hello layers!) this is my favorite season for fashion. I’m all about mixing prints for spring, specifically florals and stripes… … Continue reading

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Designer Highlight: Beaufille

I love stumbling upon new collections that draw me in and compel me to learn more about the designer and the label.  One such instance happened as I was perusing the Spring 2017 catwalks looking for inspiration for a runway trend … Continue reading

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These Are A Few Of My Favorite Springs…

Here we go boys and girls… we’ll soon be rolling into Spring 2017 without a care in the world!  Feels like I’m riding my bicycle, the one with the basket on the front and the banana seat, and I’ve got … Continue reading

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Couple Goals: Style Factor

The couple that slays together stays together! Here are some hot duos with top notch street style I found on Pinterest… they definitely deserve props for their combined fashion styles! Happy Holidays Dolls! XOXO,  

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CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture 2016

I get very excited about this annual fundraiser every year! I mean, where else can you find more stylish eye candy than at a fashion show held at the Tampa Museum of Art? This year was particularly enticing for me, … Continue reading

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