Expanding Our Knowledge

LA International Style Institute - Collaboration of art that translates into film or fashion

Once again, Master Stylist & Color Specialist Deena Von Yokes is expanding her fashion knowledge in a quest to bring another level of professional capabilities to Studio Savvy and Deena’s own skill set.

Read More

Hat Fashion & Fascinator Festivities at Del Mar Opening Day

Kassidy gets prepared for Del Mar Opening Day 2014. © 2014. Photo courtesy of Valentine Studios.

See this article in the Del Mar Times web site: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=73215

Kassidy gets prepared for Del Mar Opening Day 2014. © 2014. Photo courtesy of Valentine Studios.

Kassidy gets prepared for Del Mar Opening Day 2014
© 2014. Photo courtesy of Valentine Studios.

Deena Von Yokes Of Studio Savvy Salon Wears Many Hats For The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club’s 20th Annual “Opening Day Hats Contest”.

July 13th, 2014, Del Mar, CA – The flag is up… and Opening Day hat contestants are getting ready to go. This Thursday, July 17th will be the 20th year of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club’s “Opening Day Hats Contest”. This famous contest has risen to become one of the most spectacular fashion events in San Diego and gives Del Mar notoriety in West Coast fashions. Coming back again, and wearing many hats both literally and figuratively is the fashion visionary and contest contributor Deena Von Yokes. Deena is the Master Stylist, Colorist and owner of Studio Savvy Salon located in Ranch Santa Fe. Deena is known for her contributions to San Diego fashion and will again this year be celebrated along with other contributors to the “Opening Day Hats Contest”. Deena wears no less than 6 hats on Opening Day which include: Stylist, Hat Contest Sponsor, Prize Donor, Contest Judge, Fashion Exhibitor, Contributor and Assisting Coordinator. Deena and her entourage of incredibly talented Studio Savvy stylists and artists will be doing, hair styling, make-up, and embellishments for staff, hat models and modeling themselves during the “Opening Day Hats Contest”. Deena and her crew were absolutely stunning at last years event, and should have spectators fawning for fashion again this year. Deena Von Yokes is passionate about hat fashion and the two days before Opening Day, Studio Savvy Salon in Rancho Santa Fe will be hosting a hat trunk show including hats and fascinators from the acclaimed milliner, Christine A. Moore. Christine will be making an appearance at the “Studio Savvy Designer Hats Trunk Show” from 10am to Noon on Tuesday, July 15th. If you want to be part of the Opening Day fashion fête with a unique Christine A. Moore designed piece, then take the hint and go to the salon 2 days before Opening Day. Invited by Deena to the panel of Celebrity Judges for the “Opening Day Hats Contest” is her glamorous friend, designer, gardening educator, and pioneering super model Kelly Emberg. Kelly’s gardening passions can be followed on her blog at http://kellyemberg.com. Kelly will bring her exquisite design flair to the judges table for this 20th year of the “Opening Day Hats Contest”. Thanks to Deena’s passion for fashion, Opening Day at Del Mar is elevated to the next level as a hat lovers fashion paradise. Be on the lookout for the gorgeous Studio Savvy Team with Deena Von Yokes. To learn more about Deena, the artists and Studio Savvy Salon, then visit http://www.StudioSavvySalon.com and make yourself an appointment. Tickets for Opening Day at Del Mar on Thursday July 17th are available from the Del Mar Race Track ticket office and the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club web site at http://www.dmtc.com. The site has all the details on entering the “Opening Day Hats Contest”. ### If you’d like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Deena Von Yokes, please call Studio Savvy at (858) 793-1581

HIGH FASHION PHOTO SHOOT

HIGH FASHION PHOTO SHOOT – CONCEPT AND STYLED BY DEENA VON YOKES OF STUDIO SAVVY.

 

HAIR – DEENA VON YOKES OF STUDIO SAVVY

MAKE UP – EILEEN HALIGOWSKI OF STUDIO SAVVY

CLOTHING – TRE BOUTIQUE

JEWELRY – SWEET BLING

LOCATION – LE DIMORA INTERIOR FURNISHINGS

PHOTOGRAPHY – VALENTINE STUDIOS

This slideshow requires JavaScript.