Style Showdown is a fashion face-off challenge against the clock! Fashion experts Amanda Pflugrad and Natalie Getz will advise several lucky ladies and challenge them to the ultimate fall fashion face-off. The catch? The ladies have to style a fabulous fall look from Marshalls in just minutes. Before we get started, meet the fashionable ladies of Style Showdown.
Style Showdown host Melissa Rivers
From the red carpet to behind the camera, Melissa Rivers has enjoyed a successful career in the the entertainment industry. The style maven is an Ivy League graduate, an accomplished equestrian, TV producer and a single mother. She lives with her son, Cooper and two dogs in Los Angeles.
Style Showdown co-host Amanda Pflugrad
Amanda Pflugrad is currently an entertainment and lifestyle reporter for Fox Sports Arizona. Amanda believes that working in the entertainment industry has helped her gain insight into learning about fashion trends and style. While interviewing celebrities, she takes note of what the stars are wearing and tries to find the same look for less.
Style Showdown co-host Natalie Getz
Natalie Getz is a fashion stylist and consultant, writer and TV personality from Chicago, IL. Natalie currently styles clients, comments on celebrity fashion, has several fashion columns and stays busy hosting and staring in several TV shows.
Vanessa Siren appears in the Career episode of Style Showdown. Vanessa was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and has been in the US for about 15 years. She met her husband while working in Japan, then lived in Miami for 12 years. They moved to Gilbert, AZ about a year ago.
When she’s not working part time, Vanessa enjoys spending time with her three children, riding horeses and training for her third triathlon.
Suzanne Ziad also appears in the Career episode of Style Showdown. She’s a St.Louis, MO native, and most recently, a bride! She is a film actor in Phoenix, AZ and spends her extra time volunteering as a human rights activist. The cause closest to her heart — trafficked children and orphans.
Her style is eclectic, ranging from skinny jeans and a sytlish hat to a long, flowy dress with six-inch stilettos. Her favorite places to shop include H&M and Marshalls.
Laura Madden appears in the Date Night episode of Style Showdown. Laura works as a personal trainer, yoga instructor and model, and is in the process of completing a nutrition and holistic life coach training. She has a degree in Kinesiology from the University of New Hampshire.
Laura enjoys spending her free time shopping and scouring sale racks, eating at great restaurants, playing with her dogs, cooking for friends and traveling with her husband. She describes her style as classic with quirk, favoring simple cuts and colors with spectacular detailing, such as sparkle and metallic.
Dawn Burger also appears in the Date Night episode of Style Showdown. Dawn is proud to say she was born and raised in Arizona. She currently works at the W Scottsdale in dual roles as Concierge and Human Resources Coordinator. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Florida Atlantic University with a B.A. in Communications and Sociology.
Dawn loves traveling and believes that travel has an influence on her style. She is willing to try anything and doesn’t like to categorize herself into one type of trend.
Nilayana Sy appears in the Lunch with the Girls episode of Style Showdown. She works as a model and actress and as a part-time personal shopper at a luxury department store.
According to Nilayana, her style is a mix of comfort, professional and sexy. Her hobbies include painting, watching old movies, and, of course, shopping.
Subyn Wadsworth appears in the Special Occasion episode of Style Showdown. Subyn is the mother of four daughters and the wife of retired NFL player Andre Wadsworth. She has worked as a professional model since she was a teenager and has appeared in numerous local and national publications and in commercials and corporate productions.
Subyn maintains her health and fitness by spinning, running, swimming and playing tennis. She also works as a hot yoga instructor at Sumits Yoga and was recently featured on the cover of Scottsdale Health magazine.