On Her Radar: Mary Glenn McElveen of MG Style

Mary Glenn McElveen in patterned dress lounging on vintage sofa for The Scout Guide

A tastemaker, wardrobe consultant, closet curator, and fashion designer, Mary Glenn McElveen knows a thing or two about what’s chic. Featured in The Scout Guide Birmingham, this sophisticated stylist has been helping women put their most fashionable foot forward for years, whether elbow deep in their sweater drawer or offering outfit inspiration on Instagram. As her style empire continues to flourish, it seemed like that perfect time to see what’s on this It Girl’s radar.

1.

ON MY COFFEE TABLE

A'mano Suzanne Kasler Edited Style on Mary Glenn McElveen's radar

Suzanne Kasler Edited Style

“I am in the middle of a move right now and constantly trying to pull inspiration for decorating my new house so I have been loving interior design books. I recently stopped by a’mano and grabbed Edited Style to start flipping through before making final decisions.“


2.

MY FAVORITE DESTINATION

The Florida Coast

“Alys Beach will always be a favorite destination for me. I grew up going with my family, in college I spent a summer working in the area, and my husband and I got married in Alys! It holds so many special memories for us and will be a destination we go back to for years to come.“


3.

ON MY WISHLIST

Prada Re-Edition 1978 Re-Nylon Mini Bag, on Mary Glenn McElveen's radar

Re-Edition 1978 Re-Nylon Mini Bag

“This Prada bag has been on my mind since I saw it in person. It might have to be my splurge purchase of the season!“


4.

MY FAVORITE JEWELRY

Custom Cigar Ring

“The cigar ring that I wear every single day was designed and produced by one of my best friends, Adelaide Niketas. She was amazing to work with and having a best friend create such a special piece for me made it more meaningful.”


5.

MY RECENT COLLAB

Dillard's M.G. Style Collection, on Mary Glenn McElveen's radar

M.G. Style Collection

”I just launched a collection with Dillard’s and have been blown away by how well it has been received. Recently, I was walking to dinner in Italy with my husband and saw a woman wearing one of the dresses from my collection and it was a major pinch me moment for me.”

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Feature photo: Photography by Gracie Eddins of Greddins Visuals.