Success Connoisseur

Awesome in the truest sense of the word, the devastating design of noveau-Mexican eatery Cantina La Veinte seamlessly moves the diner from epic surroundings to epicurean delight. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Cantina La Veinte and Niz + Chauvet.

Success Giving

It’s not enough to have a city chock-full of citizens eager to contribute to the latest charitable endeavor. You need have a gala glorious enough to filter all that philanthropic energy! Meet the “Three Amigos”, the men behind one of Miami’s most successful charitable gatherings. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Lenny Kravitz, InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish- Ball, “Three Amigos”: Robert Hill, Shareef Malnik and Norman Wedderburn, Tara Ink, Tara Solomon and “Fourth Amigo."

Success Real Estate

The innovative Miami Design District is home to some of the city’s best fashion, design, art, architecture and dining options. Hyde Midtown Suites & Residences will put residents and guests in the center of it all. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Hyde Midtown Suites & Residences, The Related Group and Dezer Development, Rockwell Group, Hyde Midtown, and Hyde Beach Club.

Success Destination

From resort to sizzling beach club, there’s nothing “less than” about this fantastically flawless portion of the Lesser Antilles. Find out why anyone who’s anyone is making Papagayo Beach in Curaçao their top destination for recreation. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Papagayo Beach Curaçao.

Success Shopping

Great news for fashion fans everywhere: That indisputable Gables go-to for hot clothing options, Neiman Marcus, has just premiered a new area devoted to the hottest handbags. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Neiman Marcus, Handbag Area, brand new Handbag Area, featuring the finest in offerings from Chanel, Fendi, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent, Valentino Garavani, Givenchy, Balenciaga, Tom Ford, Chloé, Céline, Bottega Veneta and Stephen Brunelle, VP & GM of Neiman Marcus Coral Gables.

Success Bon Voyage

We live in paradise, but did you know the color of blue in the Atlantic far differs from the powder-blue of the Indian Ocean, or the impressive cobalt of the Pacific. Herewith: A roundup of the best beaches I experienced in 2017. Text and Images by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: Maui, The Maldives, and Zapatilla Island.

Success Culture

The Institute of Contemporary Art cements the Miami Design District’s reputation as an unparalleled aesthetics hub. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: The Institute Of Contemporary Art Miami, The Everywhere Studio, Picasso, Warhol, Kippenberger and Oppermann, Tomm El-Saieh, Director Ellen Salpeter and Miami Design District.

Success Timepieces

The archetype of the modern watch, the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 41 is the perfect example of a truly timeless timepiece thanks to functions and aesthetics that never go out of style. Text by Bill Lindsey. Featuring: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust, Datejust 41 and Kirk Jewelers.

Success Glam

Every female executive’s best friend, this classically masculine look has been drawing long stares from fashionistas around the world this season. Text by Mariela Ortega. Featuring: David Bowie, Gucci, Balenciaga, Prada and Balmain.

Success Oasis

While the home should reflect its owner no matter what the latest come-and-go trends are, we’re all aware of when our abode is not the latest and greatest. But we may be trendier than we realize. Text by Stacy Wynn. Featuring: Avocado Green, Harvest Gold and Art Gallery Walls.

Success Style

Paint the town red, white, green, yellow — whatever color you prefer — and take art off the walls and into the streets in honor of Art Week and beyond. Text by Mariela Ortega.

Success Creative

Competently capturing the lackadaisical livelihood of an almost extinct segment of South Beach, HistoryMiami’s South Beach: 1974-1990 brings 5 photographers’ experiences to life. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: History Miami.

Success Say What?!

With Art Basel upon us, we asked some native Miamians one question: If you could have a private dinner with any artist, dead or alive, who would it be and why? Compiled by Kayla Avila. Featuring: Gustav Klimt, Leonardo Da Vinci, Georgia O’Keeffe, Diane Arbus.

Essentials

While Art Week may only arrive once a year, the mark it leaves on our shores is wide. Below are some top-notch artsy accessories to help give your home that artsy feel year round. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos Courtesy of Respective Brands. Featuring: Maui Chair on Wheels of Kartell, MiniKitchen by Joe Colombo of Boffi Studio Miami, Daniela Chair of Nest Casa, Derby Salt & Pepper Shaker of Nest Casa and Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio Business Card Case of Musart Boutique.

Art on Art

Stepping inside one of the most celebrated private collections in Miami, we welcome the Art Basel season with show-stopping looks for the season. Photography: Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio Styling & Art Direction: Mariela Ortega (Fashion Contributor) Hair & Makeup: Cesar Ferrete Model: Sabine for The Syndical Photography Assistant: Richard Mestre Production: Angela Bonilla for BlindLight Studio *Special thanks to Javier & Monica Mora for sharing their exquisite private art collection. Featuring: MK, Bossa Concept, Yves Saint Laurent, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Numbers by Danh Vo, Proenza Schoulder, Saks Fifth Avenue Brickell City, Yves Saint Laurent, Curling Dog by Keith Haring, Céline, SP269 by Sterling Ruby, Balenciaga, Heads by Magnus Plessen and Hey! Ho! Let’s Go! by Yoshitomo Nara.

Beachside Treasure

The masterpiece 240-unit luxury condominium, Oceana Bal Harbour from developer and art mogul Eduardo Costantini is expected to break records in South Florida with a $1.3 billion sell out. It’s already revered as one of the most successful real estate developments in Miami. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Photos Courtesy of Oceana Bal Harbour. Featuring: Bal Harbour Club, Oceana Bal Harbour, Bal Harbour Shops, Eduardo Costantini, Consultatio Real Estate, Blue Chip Collection, Jeff Koons, Callum Innes, An Te Liu, Jorge Mendez Blake, Taryn Simon, Juan Usle, Garth Weiser, Homeowner’s Association, Seated Ballerina, Pluto and Proserpina, Jeff Koons, Whitney in NYC, Pompedou in Paris, Guggenheim, MALBA in Buenos Aires, Collins Avenue, Pluto and Proserpina, Starr Catering Group, Stephen Starr, Simon Powles, Mediterranean Brescia of Arquitectonica, Ballerina, Architect Bernardo Fort-Brescia of Arquitectonica, Italian Interior Designer Piero Lissoni, Landscape Architect Enzo Enea, Gaggenau, Boffi, Zuchetti, University of East Anglia in England and BBVA Banco Frances.

Dreamlike State of Mind

Inspired by fashion icon Diana Vreeland, we pay homage to all the creative girlbosses out there who strive for eternal success beyond the suit. Photography & Art Direction: Pablo Costanzo Fashion Styling: Mariela Ortega (Fashion Contributor) Hair & Makeup: Nanda Quero Model: Trini for The Syndical Location: Casa Feliz Miami. Featuring: Gigi Couture, Margarita Diaz Del Castillo, Vanda Jacinto, Lol by Gig, Bossa Concept, Aquazurra, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Casa Feliz Miami, Chloé, Carlo Carrizosa, Bossa Concept, Mercedes Salazar, Boho Hunter, Casa Feliz Miami, La Tribu (1987) by Luis Plaza, Veronica Beard, Céline, Dior, Paula Mendoza, Carlo Carrizosa, Gig Couture, Self-Portrait and Proenza Schouler.

Castle In The Sky

This luxurious condo on the 42nd floor of the gorgeous Santa Maria on Brickell features breathtaking, unobstructed views of Biscayne Bay, the Atlantic and Miami’s ever-evolving skyline. Text & Photos Courtesy of Fabian and Peter. Featuring: The Santa Maria Specialists, Fabian A. Dominguez, P.A., Peter Liakouras, P.A., Fortune International Realty, Snaidero, and Gaggenau.

True Calling

Over the years, Freddy’s has earned a well-deserved reputation as the place “Where South Florida Gets Engaged” for its large selection of GIA Certified diamonds. Eric Steinlauf is bringing young blood to this well-respected Miami institution. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Freddy’s Certified Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, Diamond Specialist Eric Steinlauf, Howard Steinlauf, FSU and Gemological Institute of America (GIA) degree.

Artistic Adventures

Able experts at navigating one of the world's most creative of carouses, we’ve corralled some choice tips for curating a delightful and hassle-free experience during this year’s Art Week. Compiled by Kayla Avila, Ryan Jarrell and Anja Maltav. Featuring: Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Miami, CONTEXT, The Miami Herald, 1 Herald Plaza, Fair Director Nick Korniloff, Art Express, Water Taxis, UberBOAT, UberSEAPLANE, Photos by World Red Eye & Getty Images, Ink Miami Art Fair, Art Beat Miami Art Fair, Art Of Black Miami, HIVE Pop-Up Art Village & Lounge, Miami River Art Fair, Angelhaha Airline, Chinese-American Artist & Choreographer Qinmin Liu, Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Macklemore, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Autumn De Forest, AQUA Art Miami, ICA, Miami Design District, Thea Duskin, Tania El Khoury’s As Far As My Fingertips Take Me, Elisabetta Fantone, Superfine, Style Icon & Chic Costumer Patricia Field, Wynwood’s White Dot Gallery and Artfashion Collection.

Exceptional Accessories

With fixtures and lighting seamlessly balanced on the cutting-edge of both pragmatism and comfort, Farrey’s Lighting + Bath contains everything anyone could want to make their house a home. Compiled by Ryan Jarrell. Text and Photos Courtesy of Farrey's Lighting and Bath. Featuring: ET2, the Quad Collection, The Carson by Hinkley Lighting, Larmes Collection by ET2, The Fiori Collection, The Graff Luna Shower Collection, The Graff Solar, The Crestford by Fanimation, The Odyn by Fanimation.

Magnificent Jewels

Brilliance Jewels is known for going to any length to find the most one-of-a-kind pieces on Earth, traveling the world multiple times a year to find beautiful, hidden treasures. When a client steps into one of their stores, they are met with a strong sense of luxury and exclusivity, and of course, a breathtaking selection of jewelry. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Photos by Edward Leal. Featuring: Brilliance Jewels, Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Boucheron, BVLGARI, Tiffany & Co., Owner & Founder Charlie Levy, Tel Aviv, Tessa Levy and the Four Seasons Hotel.

Salon Special

Rik Rak Salon occupies a unique market niche that combines beauty and fashion under one roof. When leading hairstylist Rik met boutique owner Raquel, they decided to combine their respective businesses into one concept: Rik Rak. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Photos by Edward Leal. Featuring: Salon Rik Rak, Raquel Watters, Barbra Streisand, Rosie O’Donnell and James Brolin.

Quench

Time. It’s a concept that’s precise explication has eluded mystics, philosophers and physicists for millennia untold. See what sage wisdom a French cellarmaster can offer on this most elusive of elemental forces. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Baptiste Louiseau, Taurus Beer & Whiskey House, La Cueva and Rumbar @ Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne.

Power Sip

A satisfyingly light concoction inspired by our city’s recreational vibe, enjoy this chicly crafted cocktail in any of our many scenic locales. Drink by Alberth Fuentes. Photo by Frank Cuahonte. Featuring: Foss Marai 109 Extra Dry.

Taste

Potato. Pancake. Broken down word-by-word, is it any doubt that the sum of these sumptuous words would equal a food that’s comforting beyond calculation? James Beard-Award Winning Cookbook Author Joan Nathan joins us to talk about faith, family and fried latkes. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Jewish Cookbook Author Joan Nathan, Jewish Cooking In America, King Solomon’s Table, Josh’s Deli and Blue Collar.

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida for December 2017! Featuring: Pinta Miami: Crossing Cultures, Pinta Platforms, Wynwood Oven, Mercy Hospital Christmas Tree Lighting!, Bargain Box Resale Shop, University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, ZYR Vodka, Pitbull, Bay Front Park Miami, “The Museum Of Ice Cream”, Ark Of The City Christmas On NW 15th Avenue Parade & Festival, Terry & Sherria Elliot, The Most Worshipful Union Masonic Lodge, High School Majorette Dancers, The Winterfest Boat Parade!, The Legend Of Zelda: Symphony Of The Goddesses, Arsht Center, Volta, Hard Rock Stadium, Wynwood Yard’s Metal Monkey Workshop Series, Holiday Evening At Vizcaya Village, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Lafayette 148 New York and Atton Brickell Miami.

Success Timepieces

Bal Harbour is synonymous with exclusivity and excellence. The Bal Harbour Shops Collectors Weekend solidifies that reputation with special and limited-edition watches from the world’s premier watch and jewelry brands alongside an exhibition of prized show cars. Featuring Bal Harbour Shops, Audemars Piguet, Buccellati, Bulgari, Chanel, Chopard, F.P. Journe, Graff, Harry Winston, Hublot, IWC, Panerai, Tourneau and Van Cleef & Arpels. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Success Oasis

We’ve virtualized practically every aspect of our day-to-day, why, we ask, does designing our den have to be any different? Answering this question with a team of cutting-edge Virtual Reality Programmers and Expert Interior Designers comes Decorilla, the next generation of interior decoration. Featuring Decorilla, Agnieszka Wilk

Success Salud

Mid-morning cafecito not creating the kick you crave? Sick of your office’s blasé brews? It’s time to hop on the matcha train! Featuring Small Tea, Miu's Tea, Yoko Matcha. Text by Sandy Fernandez