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Opulent Experience

Boucheron’s Perle Au Tresor is the epitome of the fine-jewelry art form; the Neiman Marcus Fantasy Gifts Christmas Catalog is the pinnacle of luxury gift-giving

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida.

Perfect Pairings

Men have long enjoyed the pleasures of a fine cigar as they sip brandy or whiskey. Today, the art of perfect pairings has moved into coffee, wine and even beer. We explore the tricks to ensuring harmony between your cigar and your drink.

Pass The Avocado

Turkey with stuffing. The Christmas ham. Blackeyed peas, cornbread and collard greens for good luck in the New Year. Enough holiday food. It’s time to remember that we live in the south and nothing is more tropical than delicious, nutritious avocados.

Old Meets Modern

Home to Geishas and Harajukus, skyscrapers and cherry blossoms, karaoke bars and Buddhist temples, as well as the latest technology melding with ancient ceremonies, Tokyo blends modern and traditional culture into a dazzling city like no other.

Linen Lifestyle

Trousseau was the dream of a young recently married couple who wanted to create a world-class bedding and bath company that set itself apart from the rest. Their partnership with the designer duo, Campana Brothers, adds further elan to their fabulous products — and just in time for Art Basel.

Design Milestone

Few family-owned businesses can say they’ve been around for 95 years, but Miami’s Farrey’s Lighting and Bath is celebrating this majestic milestone. We take this opportunity to look at the history of this exceptional company that is almost as old as the city itself and take a peek into their future.

Once In A Lifetime

This magnificent Tri-Level Sky Villa at AKOYA is the highest residential existing penthouse in Miami Beach. The dreamy corner penthouse has 3 Large Bedrooms and 3.5 baths with panoramic views of the Atlantic, Biscayne Bay, Indian Creek and the Miami Skyline.

Stylish Spaces

Fashion and furniture combine in amazing spaces designed by California Closets that are gorgeous, functional and ready for a close-up.

The Art of Style

The thrill of Art Basel is here: Astounding shapes and colors combine in jaw-dropping looks.

Sensory Overload

Each year when Art Basel arrives on our shores during Miami Art Week, the city experiences a palpable shift as we welcome art aficionados and collectors from around the world in search of a literal feast for the senses.

Triple Threat

Successful model, jewelry designer and DJ, Alaire Harris’ mother taught her that she could do anything she wanted with hard work and determination. She took that message to heart and let her creativity and entrepreneurial spirit soar.

Bite In

Move over ice cream and leftover pizza — there’s a new midnight snack in town — and the name does exactly what it claims to do: Eat Me Guilt Free.

Advanced Degree

The Miami Hebert Business School Professional MBA Program provides the groundwork for students to gain the competitive edge necessary to meet the demands placed on them from today’s ever-evolving business environment.

Pony Power

Since the first Mustang rolled off the production line in 1964, drivers around the world have lusted after this American sportscar. More than 55 years later, the love affair is stronger than ever.

Hound Smarts

Did you know that a Border Collie currently holds the Guinness World Record for “Fastest Car Window Opened By A Dog”? Striker, a Border Collie from Hungary, opened the non-electric window in 11.34 seconds flat!

Finding Balance

What if a healthier mind and body were available at the click of a button? Well, they are. The increasingly popular trend of guided meditations is allowing users to kick bad habits and replace them with good ones — one session at a time.

Purse Power

Under its “A Bag, A Life” initiative, British-based bag company DeMellier works hand-in-hand with the international charity SOS Children’s Villages to fund lifesaving vaccines and treatments aimed at saving the lives of youth in need.

Artsy Abodes

From local artists to global art-world superstars, common spaces are getting dressed up as developers get serious about art. This includes the stunning new pieces at PARAMOUNT Miami Worldcenter.

Uniquely Alarming

Richard Mille is known for unique, eye-catching timepieces, but in the case of the RM 62-01 Tourbillion, they created a watch whose most unique feature can only be detected by the wearer. 

Light Fantastic

You know what’s great about living in Florida this time of year? Christmas lights in palm trees! Extra humidity doesn’t dampen our holiday spirit, especially as you are strolling through the cool lit-up landscapes of Fairchild’s out-of-this-world NightGarden extravaganza.

Everglades Virtuosos

AIRIE is an exceptional residency that brings multi-disciplinary artists to the Everglades to spread awareness, conservation and preservation efforts of the fragile ecosystem that is the heartbeat of our state.

Sincere Shirts

Dress shirts are one of the most important wardrobe investments men can make. Since 1956, Mirto has combined the best fabrics, experience, artisan know-now and technology to manufacture the perfect shirt.

Yachting Redefined

If Apple had designed yachts, they would look like the Wallypower 165. Battleship lines, balconies that slide out, a pool and an aft “beach” make this a yacht like no other.

Beachy Keen

Billed as the “Quintessential Miami Waterfront Restaurant,” Amara at Paraiso is making Biscayne Bay weekends even more festive with the relauch of their famous Weekend Beach Party.

Advancing Rum

Rum is evolving, with increased interest in its products, origins and history. As people become true rum connoisseurs, Ron Abuelo is helping lead this “reinvention” trend.

Joyful Season

Immerse yourself in the festive décor and spirit of the season at Brickell City Centre. Meet, mingle and shop! shop! shop! as retailers offer seasonal in-store experiences for stress-free shopping.

Robot Backpack

Ditch the backpack and shopping bags. The Gita Robot unburdens you from carrying life’s daily necessities — no matter where your schedule takes you.

Al Fresco Excellence

While the rest of the U.S. is heading indoors, Miami is still basking in al fresco dining with the best views on the river at Seaspice Brasserie & Lounge.

Drawing Crowds

Inspired by the bodacious excitement of old-fashioned medicine shows, Baba Yaga Arts Wagon is a traveling stage where people from all walks of life can gather and build a community around the arts.

Urban Warrior

One would never guess that Juan Raul Hoyos has had no formal artistic training when looking at how brilliantly he fuses photography, painting and sculpture in his works that have attracted collectors the world over.

Art Love

When my wife and I first met many, many years ago, one of the things we immediately realized we had in common was an appreciation for art.

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Creative Space

Billionaire philanthropist, entrepreneur and contemporary art collector Jorge M. Pérez unveiled his highly anticipated experimental arts center, El Espacio 23, with an intimate preview event for local community leaders and South Florida cultural luminaries

Stylish Spaces

Fashion and furniture combine in amazing spaces designed by California Closets that are gorgeous, functional and ready for a close-up.