The 25 Most Stylish Bostonians of 2012

The Globe's seventh annual list of tastemakers. Getting any ideas?

6,307 photos from the '25 Most Stylish Bostonians' fashion shoots

6,307 photos from the '25 Most Stylish Bostonians' fashion shoots


// How we chose the 25 Most Stylish

Christopher Muther explains how people are chosen for each year’s 25 Most Stylish Bostonians.

Style on the Street > Runway Rundown

// Trendspotting

From peplum silhouettes to baroque patterned fabrics and leather trim, five new ideas that stores are embracing this season.


Fall in luxe

Gorgeous coats, sumptuous sweaters, and rich, cozy accessories you’ll wear for a lifetime.

Style on the Street > What’s Hot

Style news from Boston and beyond

L.K. Bennett shoes, a fashion road trip to Crompton Collective, Tom Brady’s hair, and more.

Style on the Street > For the Guys

// Fancy pants

Men’s pants get a major makeover--in statement-making color.

Fall Style

// The motorcycle jacket is fall’s most versatile style

Pair it with leggings and a sweater, or with a long skirt and pretty earrings, or anything.


A year in Tom Brady’s Hair

See the gallery for the evolution.

Style on the Street > Beauty Insider

Dare to go there

This fall, beauty’s focus is on lips and hair, but that doesn’t mean nails get to take the season off.

The 25 Most Stylish

Our list of Boston's most stylish celebrates what’ is classic, cool, and above all, creative.


// Blythe Russo

Graphic designer and photographer at dance night Videodrome Discotheque.

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A founding principal of Elkus Manfredi Architects.

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Director of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

// Victor Flores

Personal shopper in designer and couture at Neiman Marcus.

// Matt Boch and Christina Xu

Director of research and development, Harmonix and Chancellor of the Institute on Higher Awesome Studies and cofounder of ROFLcon.

// Ankica Pogorzelski Koldzic

Manager of special events at the Institute of Contemporary Art.

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Midfielder for New England Revolution.

// Nick Mathews

Community manager of car service Uber.

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Singer, songwriter, musician.

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Founder of Duncan Hughes Interiors.

// Debra Folz

Furniture designer.

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Fashion designer for Emerson.

// Tina Burgos

Director of women’s buying at

// Abigail Goodman

Independent curator.

// Anthony Trecek-King

Artistic director of the Boston Children’s Chorus.

// Maggie Gold Seelig

Real estate adviser and broker.

// Blessing Mazarura

Fashion designer for Bless by Bless.

// Neri Oxman

Designer and innovator, assistant professor of media arts and sciences, MIT Media Lab.

// Alexis and Kimberly Kissam

Co-owners of Isabel Harvey.

// Simon Mais

General manager of Revere Hotel Boston Common.

// Katie Rodgers


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Owner and creative director of JSGD, cofounder of Directory B.

// Julian Lewis

Digital media supervisor for Hill Holliday.

// Paul Ha

Director of the MIT List Visual Arts Center.

// Vivek Patel and Radhika Rana

Co-owners of Vira boutique.