Abdiel Gonzalez

On The Road Again

By the mid-year the road seems to call our name. Something in the dead heat of the summer draws us to explore the long, winding trails to wherever they may lead...

Style Kinetics

story and Styling by Abdiel Gonzalez photography by Dan Austin hair and makeup by Amy Meyer from Moxie Salon lighting by Paul Bostrom All wardrobe provided ...

Summertime Blues

DENIM: THE NEW SUMMER WARDROBE STAPLE Styling and men’s grooming by Abdiel Gonzalez Photography by Philip Pietri Women’s hair and makeup by Yolanda Floyd at ...

Shucking Winter

Warm-weather beauty intro written by Abdiel Gonzalez photography by Bri Elledge As we shuck the heavy, winter sweaters and prepare to welcome spring, it’s ti...

Abdiel Gonzalez

From a young age, Abdiel Gonzalez was inspired by design and art, and influenced by the colorful culture of his native Hawaii. After moving to Florida in his teens, Abdiel formed an award-winning dance company, No Confusion, for which he received national recognition. His love of fashion developed while earning a bachelor’s in business administration at Florida Southern College. He has managed multimillion-dollar retail establishments, designed stage costumes, and styled high-profile photo shoots. Currently, Abdiel and his wife Kristy own and operate 5th and Hall, a modern clothing store for men and women. 5th and Hall is located in Lakeland’s Dixieland neighborhood.