Brickell Magazine's 2014 Best Dressed

Introducing The Magic City’s Best Dressed Professionals. Feauturing Nick Garcia, Jhon Jairo Santos, Michelle Nunez, Christine Corson, Rochelle Gapere, Desiree Parth, Giovanny Gutierrez, Phillip Spiegelman, Danny Fernandez, Donny Bravo,

September 2014

America's Next Great Shopping Mecca

Miami is evolving into a global retail destination, Brickell & Downtown — and the bevy of luxury retail projects in development in the area — are suiting up to create one of the country’s biggest and most influential trendsetting metropolises. Featuring Brickell City Centre and Miami Worldcenter.

September 2014

Building A Dream

Melo Group’s father & sons team has nearly 100 years combined experience in real estate, with more than 7,000 units across. This next establishment will possibly set the bar for their new retail space. Aria On The Bay is set to be their most architecturally stunning development yet.

September 2014

Shopping Odyssey

Go ahead, give in to the total temptation and sheer excitement to shop what's hot, what's new and what's luxe. Featuring Nick Garcia, Jhon Jairo Santos, and The Village of Merrick Park

September 2014

The Ultimate Power Source

When it comes to what you wear and where you wear it, your look of choice, on any given day, in any given city, will show the world what you’re really thinking, how you feel and who you want to be — or at least how you want others to think you are.

September 2014

Entrepreneur

When Chelsea Kaplan’s was first inspired to open her innovative mobile shoe shining business, she never imagined it would turn into the throwback-style movement it has become.

September 2014

The Wide, Wide World of Fashion

Ever wonder what makes or breaks a fashion trend? Locally? Regionally? Nationally? On a global scale? We’ve scoured the world to talk to some of the industries top insiders and discovered a few style must-haves you must consider no matter where you reside — or where your travels take you.

September 2014

Romance Was Born

From the late ‘60s to early ‘70s, the Fall/Winter 2014 season is connoted by a nostalgic retrospective that features the most iconic looks inspired by both decades. As references, the artistic freedom and stylish aesthetic from Jane Birkin, Françoise Hardy & David Bowie reads through the garb of these casual looks. Featuring Nick Garcia, Jhon Jairo Santos and Angeles Almuna Weil

September 2014

Righteous Rides

Speed in style could almost be the motto for transportation in Miami. We developed this eclectic mix of the world’s finest vehicles for this foray into the best new luxury vehicles for South Florida. Featuring Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables.

September 2014

Back in Time

In the countryside of Ireland, step back to another era complete with a gracious manor, leisurely pursuits and a Michelin Star chef ready to whip up any authentic Irish meal you desire.

September 2014

Bar Tab

In the fashion world, there’s Dolce & Gabbana, gourmet provisions has Dean & Deluca and the world of craft cocktails has Beppe & Jeran. Featuring Segafredo and Diageo.

September 2014

Success Salud

Seems like coffee has some competition, as herbal teas make a move to your kitchen counter. They are a low-calorie alternative with a cup full of benefits to go along with the great taste.

September 2014

Success Finance

Making sure that your business lasts well into the generations to come, Manuel Alejandro Vidal, VP of Premium Financial Group is here to continue building the empire you've started with proper plans and a family point of view to never lose site of why you started your business in the first place. Also featuring much bigger family businesses including Wal-Mart and Ford.

September 2014

Success Savvy

Yoga is on the rise. More and more people are noticing the benefits of incorporating a yoga lifestyle into their everyday routine. Another key element to feeling good while doing yoga is looking good, that is where Mark Oliver, CEO & Createor of YOGiiZa come in. Also featuring a new fitness wardrobe for men created by Equinox.

September 2014

Success A La Mode

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words, but who prints photos anymore? Enter Melt Haus, a Wynwoodbased fashion company that takes your most memorable moments and reproduces them on lightweight, exceptionally crafted garments so you can share your story with the world.

September 2014

Success Drive

RVs are often referred to as “land yachts,” which is a great description for the Terra Wind as it features an unsinkable hull. And that’s just one of the vehicle’s many lures — on and off land.

September 2014

Success Real Estate

The Mansions At Doral are not just another upscale development; they are an opportunity for home buyers to truly express their personal taste. Also the Miami waterfront has more to offer to it's residents than just a breathtaking view, an architectural dream along with an interior design sure to be the envy of most. Also featuring prime properties with Ana Somarriba, Kitty Morais Tavares de Melo and Optimar Int'l Realty.

September 2014

Success Bon Voyage

Cap Juluca is romantic and picturesque…and with so many things to do, it’s the ultimate couple’s retreat. Go ahead and take that walk on the beach holding hands, while enjoying your respective interests. Here’s a his-and-her perspective on this world-class destination.

September 2014

Success Eco

Ever stood in the grocery store deciphering whether or not organic vegetables and fruits are actually worth the extra money? Thankfully, The Environmental Working Group is here to save the day by educating you on everything you need to know

September 2014

Success Balance

Want to give your body a 360-degree workout all year round? RedBike indoor cycling studio does more than simulate an outdoor environment with indoor benefits. Republic Bike also offers an experince like no other, a 3D Bike Shop formulator for riding in any environment, anywhere and at anytime. Avery Pack, Founder of Republic Bike is in the business of bringing the optimal biking experince to all customers. Also featuring other locations and bike paths to take outside of South Florida.

September 2014

Success Giving

Working with a purpose greater than monetary income is the ideal career for most, Alex Piquet who works with The BrazilFoundation has helped raise over $30 million to aid and special projects. Piquet started Piquet Law Firm to expand his help to the foundation.

September 2014

Essentials

Wardrobe storage should be as beautiful as the stylish clothing and accessories it contains. The following dressers and closets turn the practical matters of organization and storage into creations of skill and imagination.

September 2014

Taste

With so many gastropub-inspired places popping up all over town, it’s hard to distinguish the fly-by-nights from the here-tostays. Read on to discover a few places you should add to your culinary itinerary.

September 2014

Quench

Misunderstood, underappreciated yet completely necessary, gin should be appreciated for what it truly is (and poured correctly), no matter what’s on the menu for your day or night out.

September 2014

The 411

Winner of the 2014 Houzz Service Award, Metro Door Brickell is the source for custom and designer furniture for value-conscious buyers looking for superior workmanship. Also PAMM provides guided museum tours with something new to check out every month, so be sure to stop by more than once. Also featuring AEA Miami, Foss Marai, Woody Foundation, Yelp, DWNTWN Arts, Adrienne Arsht Center, Live Like Bella, Digiday, Coconut Grove Seafood Festival, The Annual Mack Cycles Triathalon, What Will It Take To End Hunger, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Deering Estate, Wynwood Miami,

September 2014

Encounters at Marea

The “Best Of Brazil” cocktail party at Marea celebrated Joao Armentano’s newly unveiled penthouse designs. 1. Joey Butler, Casey Gasinowski, Marcia Martinez, Jacquelyn Mccaw 2. Catalina Martines, Carmen Casadella, Montse Costello 3. Paulo Bacchi, Carlos Rosso, Joao Armentano, Patrick Campbell 4. Jaime Marion, Claudia Torres, Susie Perez 5. Joao Armentano, Maggie Henriquez, Carlos Rosso.

September 2014

Encounters w/ United Way

The 15th Annual Mayor’s Ball raised more than $1 million to benefit United Way of Miami-Dade, supporting its efforts to improve education, financial stability and health. 1. Matthew, Taylor, Jayne & Ashley Abess, Matthew Vander Werff, Leonard Abess 2. Al Maulini, Beatriz Fraga, Nicole Cunningham, Jason Dubler 3. Liz & Adolfo Henriques, Martha Pantin 4. Gene & Yoly Schaefer, Angie & Hector Lima 5. Jorge Hernandez-Toraño, Gisela Morales-Martin, Alicia Cervera Lamadrid & Alberto Lamadrid 6. Stefanie & John Lenahan, Kirk Hearin Jr., Amy Ehrenreich 7. Nelson & Carolina Hincapie 8. Jennifer Adger Grant, Gerald C. Grant Jr. 9. Giselle & Matthew Maranges 10. Jack & Natasha Lowell, Nelly & Mike Farra 11. Ana Cristina & Edgardo Defortuna, Yolanda Berkowitz

September 2014

Encounters w/ For tune Int’l Realty

Fortune Int’l Realty and NR Investments hosted a breakfast to showcase all the Arts & Entertainment District has to offer. 1. Enrique Del Campo, Lily Abreu, Roberto & David de Leon 2. Laura Bries, Christine Martinez De Castro, Jaime Drysdale 3. Arelis Come, Glafe Ruiz Sanchez, Claudia Luca, Onika Ferrer 4. Nelson Duque, Wolgang Herz 5. Patricia Alvarado, Jackie Riveta, Giselle Vergara, Tripti Zehdnicker 6. Carlos Gutierrez, Cindy Darnaby, Enrique Del Campo, Giselle Vergara, Tripti Zehdnicker, Jakob Guggenthaler 7. Kelly Wagner, Salvador Live 8. Carolina Ujueta, Monica Wilson 9. Stephanie Hilzen, Sarah Queiros 10. Nelson Duque, Millie Sanchez, Monica Defortuna, Wolgang Herz 11. Omar DeWindt, Liza Walton

September 2014

Encounters w/ Conscious Acts Of Kindness

Grassroots lifestyle brand Provider & I Heart 305 joined forces with Conscious Acts Of Kindness to bring charity pub crawls to Brickell. — Photos by Alberto E. Tamargo 1. Catalina Rueda, Stephanie Grosman, Elizabeth Pesante, Caroline Lamarre, Chris Berton 2. Ana Escobar, R.J. Jimenez, Gricel Vega 3. James Echols, Joaquin Ortiz, Annette Peikert 4. Jordi De Joseph, Jaclyn Garcia

September 2014

Encounters w/ Brickell Travel

Brickell Travel along with their Meetings & Events Division, Invitati, hosted their Annual Summer Gathering at Victor Hotel catered by Sugar Factory & Sushi Couture Mikasa. 1. Jacqueline Sarmiento, Patricia San Martin, Fernando Dasilva, Jeisa Gutierrez, Caroline Llama-Agudelo 2. Carolina Paez, Alessia Fusaro, Vanessa Rojas 3. Maria Amelia Machin, Ennio Gonzalez, Dulce Machin 4. Jeisa Gutierrez, Gladys Lage, Sofia De La Cruz, Ashley Celestino 5. Virgina Perez, Michael Rodriguez, Alicia Mora 6. Leslie Martinez, Ana Gloria Garciga, Ahmed Valdes, Ashley Celestino, Maikel Rodriguez 7. Christopher Baljag 8. Adriana Cuartas, Caroline Llama-Agudelo 9. Alessia Fusaro, Katelyn Webb 10. Gus Machado, Jennifer Correa, Jorge Escobar 11. Jeisa Gutierrez, Patricia San Martin. Featuring Fernando Dasilva.

September 2014