Luxury

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.

Venerable Creation

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.

A Delightful Decade

A cornerstone of the South Florida fine jewelry arena for a decade, Christina Termine, the brainchild behind Diamonds On The Key provides a perfect blend of extraordinary personalized customer service with cutting-edge gemological know-how

INSIDER’S MIAMI

The phrase “Welcome to Miami” takes on new meaning at the InterContinental Miami where there are various programs for guest to partake in. In fact, they don’t even need to step foot outside the hotel to experience the flavor of our unique city during a stay.

TRUE LOVE

Next year, the Cartier LOVE Bracelet turns 50, yet its aesthetic remains as significant as when the first one appeared in the summer of 1969.

INSIDER’S MIAMI

The phrase “Welcome to Miami” takes on new meaning at the InterContinental Miami where there are various programs for guest to partake in. In fact, they don’t even need to step foot outside the hotel to experience the flavor of our unique city during a stay. Text by Sandy Lindsey

GOING, GOING…SOLD!

The sights, sounds and smells of a live car auction are an intoxicating mix. If you really are serious about “just looking,” bring duct tape to keep you hand from going up as the gavel comes down.

SKINNY STYLE

While a bulky wristwatch straight off a Navy SEAL makes a significant statement, occasionally one desires a more refined and elegant means of keeping track of time. For black-tie events and really special occasions, consider the Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Automatic.

YOU MISSED A SPOT, BOT…

Remember Rosie from The Jetsons? She could get coffee ready in the morning, dinner started while George was on his way home, and clean the house as the family slept.

CLEAR ELEGANCE

Skeleton watches are a marvel of engineering, designed to allow a glimpse of the inner workings, a symphony of gears moving in perfect harmony. Bell & Ross takes the concept to levels literally never seen before with the masterpiece BR-X1 Tourbillon Skelton-Sapphire.

ZOMBIETOWN EXPRESS

The President’s Limo, a.k.a “The Beast” is nice enough, but it looks like a Toyota Camry next to this SUV. The Rhino is tough enough to survive a zombie invasion, but it has an interior that’s nicer than The Donald’s ride.

MAGNIFICENT HARVEST

Hands have been the most important tool for mankind throughout history. This is especially true in the fine art that is the creation of Prosecco Foss Marai, where the grapes are harvested by hand in a rigorous and refined process.

OFFICE YACHT

During the design process of a superyacht, the designer or builder will typically commission an intricately scaled model to show owners and other interested parties a true visual representation of the overall look of their upcoming vessel.

WHERE THE ANCHOR DROPS

In the world of luxury yachts, bigger is always better and massive is eternally apropos. Get ready to moor up your megayacht as we explore some of the world’s most coveted ports for 2018.

SAILS UP

This year’s Miami International Boat Show brings Sailor’s Cove to Pier 9 of Marine Stadium. Show guests will now be able to see the best of powerboats and sailboats in one location. In addition to exciting new single-hull and catamaran sailboats, Sailor’s Cove will also host a number of superior sailing seminars.

NAUTICAL NECESSITIES

In honor of the Miami International Boat Show, we’ve scoured all corners of our marketplace for the finest in marine accessories sure to get you eager to set sail.

NAUTI TALES

What happens on the boat may haveonce stayed on the boat, but in our worldof cell phone cameras, Facetime andincessant social media postings, the boatdoesn’t even have to dock for the gossipto have spread worldwide.

YACHT THRILLS

Key Biscayne becomes the ultimate destination for boating enthusiasts from around the globe as both the Miami International Boat Show and Strictly Sail drop anchor at the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin to create one all-inclusive venue featuring over $3 billion in all things nautical on Feb. 15-19. If that isn’t enough vessels, boat gear and accessories for you, there's also the completely separate Miami Yacht Show on Collins Avenue and the invitation-only Super Yachts Miami on Watson Island running concurrently featuring another $1 billion in yachts and nautical merchandise to explore.

TIMELESS TILES

Iberia Tiles has been fostering all hard surface and flooring needs in South Florida for over 30 years — and that legacy continues in full forth this month and beyond.

ONE ENCHANTED EVENING

Interested in taking your luxury hotel experience to a whole other level? The InterContinental Hotel Group’s Ambassador Program offers a stunning set of bonuses and amenities.

NUMBERS GAME

How often do you find a remarkable watch with a fascinating heritage? Look no further than the REC 901, crafted of recycled Porsche 911 bits and bearing a recycled French name.

DEAN’S DREAM

The idea of owning an iconic Porsche 356 is tempting, but the tiny 60-hp engine, lumpy suspension, no A/C and an interior that makes your dog’s bed seem luxurious are deal-breakers. Until now.

POWER PLAYS

An artful (and advertorial) solution to that most vexing of modern day maladies, Chargello and its founders have found fertile new ground for advertising.

BE BOND

Although we didn’t realize it at the time, the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is essentially the DB11 created for the 2015 James Bond movie Spectre. Now we can all have Bond’s car.

FASHION WITH CONSCIENCE

Miami has turned into a world-class destination recognized for its effervescent nightlife, beaches, and increasingly, for its conscientious fashion. Check out 3 boutiques leading the way.

BAT TIME

Bruce Wayne (and his alter ego Batman) is well known for his impeccable sense of style and an insistence on only the most reliable equipment. Now there is a timepiece that is ideally suited for both personas.

TECHNO-DECORATING

Augmented Reality (AR) has been generating a lot of buzz recently and with good reason. It’s transforming how consumers shop for their home and taking the guesswork out of design.

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The Go-Getters 2021

Located in one of the most diverse and dynamic business centers in the world, the University of Miami’s Herbert Business School offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and grow. The graduates are thought-leaders who transform business, scholarship and lives. To honor them, Brickell Magazine and the school have partnered to showcase the annual “Go-Getters,” an honor spotlighting recent grads, their successes, hopes and dreams.

Leading Legacy

When it comes to leaving your mark on the world, few can boast the list of personal and professional achievements that Hilarie Bass has amassed throughout her career — a successful young actress, a formidable corporate defense lawyer, star litigator, international firm leader, civic ignitor, social activist and now Chair of the University of Miami Board of Trustees and Founder of The Bass Institute For Diversity & Inclusion. Through it all, she has captured our attention in front of the camera, in the courtroom, behind the podium and now at the center of conversations of diversity and workplace inclusion around the world.