Washington DC Metro

Washington D.C.

Image Consultant and Personal Shopper


Named One of the BEST Personal Stylists and Shoppers in Washington D.C. by CBS Local



Erica Bondarev is a personal stylist, wardrobe and image consultant specializing in:

  • Wardrobe Edits
  • Personal Shopping
  • Personal Styling




Erica works with private clients using our signature 3 Step Process.  She helps busy men and women better manage their wardrobe by providing wardrobe edits, personal shopping services and personal style sessions.  She uses her decades of corporate knowledge and real life experience to quickly access your needs, take you shopping and ensure you always have a closet full of clothes you love to wear.

Erica is located in Silver Springs, MD and service personal image clients in the Washington D.C. Metro Area.  She joined Kristel Closets, Inc in 2012.

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Meet your local image consultant and personal shopper for Washington, DC Metro area, Erica Bondarev

Erica Bondarev is a Wardrobe Consultant, and Personal Stylist with over a decade of experience in marketing and communications for the performing arts, Erica has an eye for style and an understanding of what it takes to build an image. She is committed to helping clients use their wardrobe to reflect their personal brand. “Whether we like it or not, we say a lot about who we are not only by the clothes we wear, but how we wear them. I want everyone to have the opportunity to tell his or her story.”

In addition to her work as a personal stylist and image consultant for Kristel Closets, Erica is Associate Executive Director for Strategic Initiatives at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland. Prior to that, she was in marketing and e-commerce for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Erica studied in the graduate program at American University in Arts Management and has now returned to her alma mater as adjunct faculty where she teaches Marketing for the Arts. She received her Bachelors degree in International Studies and Russian Language and Literature from Illinois Wesleyan in her home state! Erica is a member of the Board of Directors for Dance Exchange and the Advisory Board for Happenstance Theatre. A violinist by hobby, Erica played with the Volgograd Symphony Orchestra while a Peace Corps volunteer in Russia. She is fluent in Russian and is the proud mother of two daughters, Fiona and Mila.


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