Best Of 2011

BEST NEW FASHION KIDS ON THE BLOCK: Disco Dolls

Whimsy, fun and function epitomize the Dolls’ designs. The studio run by sisters Kristine Bush and Leigh Anne Balzekas and hairstylist Maxwell Maisano is an artistic space equipped with hair, styling and tailoring services. Their new collection, made entirely of vintage and recycled fabrics, marries style and sustainability. Whether you’re looking for vintage cocktail dresses, colorful tees or gypsy skirts, the Disco Dolls have you covered. 408 N Howard Ave., Studio A, 813-641-4367, thediscodolls.com. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and by appointment.