Issue – November 2017

Inspired Spaces

In a city enthused with aesthetics, who are the designers, architects and visionaries leading us into bold new terrain? Meet a few professionals in the design field who stand, powerfully, apart from the competition.

Starry Night

ICU Baby held its annual fundraiser entitled “Celebration Of Miracles: A Night Of Stars” on the rooftop of Brickell’s W Hotel.

Style Showcase

One Thousand Museum in partnership with Nicole Shelley Models, Merrill Lynch and Greenberg Taurig presented the new Fall 2017 Ready-To-Wear Collection by Akris.

Fond Farewell

The Melo Group hosted a farewell celebration for City Of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado.

Wishes Come True

Make-A-Wish Southern Florida and InterContinental Miami celebrated the 23rd Annual VIP Kickoff Party in anticipation of the “Mystical Music Box Gala” on Nov. 4 headlined by Lenny Kravitz.

Big Smiles

South Florida executives and VIPs came together for “A Night Of Smiles” at Smokey Bones Bar + Fire Grill to support Together Giving Smiles.

Creative Touch

Faena Art hosted its latest edition of Second Sundays, the immersive Angeles Veloces Arcanos Fugaces installation.

Musical Musings

Estefan Kitchen set the stage for 30 aspiring young singers and musicians aged 4-16 to auditioned for Dreamer Passes from the Little Dreams Foundation.

Mindful Journey

Cantina La Veinte hosted an exciting evening with A Complete entitled “A Complete Journey Starts From Within” where guests exchanged ideas and inspiring stories to nourish the mind and spirit.

Surreal welcome

Aston Martin Residences celebrated the launch of construction by having Master Of Ceremonies DJ Irie counting down to a special over-the-top VIP shovel ceremony punctuated by a marching band, confetti drop and water show courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard.

Stylish & Savvy

Neiman Marcus Coral Gables and Brickell Magazine hosted a “Celebration of Revolution” honoring Miami’s Stylish & Savvy People with light bites from Cantina La Veinte, drinks from ZYR Russian Vodka, wine from Wine Date Miami and a fashion preview of the new Fall 2017 Collection.

From Within

Inspired by the natural disasters that have so recently affected our world, we invite you on a stylish visual journey portraying the beauty of introspection and the powerful results it has on the very nature of humanity.

The Stepford Wife

Get one step closer to the inevitable future of artificial intelligence with out-of-this world styles inspiring an out-of-the-box mindset.

Visionary Design

Why settle for a short vacation to the exotic South Pacific? As the owner of 305 Design Center, Richard Kiibler is ready to help us bring their exotic handmade décor into our everyday life.

Match Point

Putting an exhilarating new spin on modern dating dynamics, Run2Date provides a pulse-pounding platform for people to meet, greet and do whatever else catches their fancy.

Feminine Touch

When it comes to looking for your best for big meetings or for a night out on the town, these top trends for the season will make sure jaws drop and heads turn no matter what the occasion. 

Night & Day

Not only the maverick move-maker behind some of Miami’s most infamous nightclubs, what does Michael Capponi do when he’s not tastemaking? He’s helping others in need.

Reduce, Reuse & Relax

An ingenious answer to the decades-old question “What exactly do I do with my old smartphones and tablets?”

Last Chance

Car manufacturers are run by soulless bean counters that routinely discontinue slow-moving models. Usually no one notices or cares, as the car being whacked couldn’t get stolen unlocked while running in Tijuana. However, once in a while an epic model gets cut.

Suburban Artifice

Tackling every area of aesthetics from wood-carving to t-shirt design, Kendall’s own John Hall (aka Baghead) provides a powerful image of the future of artistry.

Proud As A Peacock

Once the domain of some of the first settlers in South Florida, The Inn pictured below belonged to grocers Isabella & Charles Peacock, who were encouraged to establish a business in then-primal Coconut Grove.

Bold & Beardiful

Walk any section of the mean streets of Miami and one thing becomes immediately apparent: Facial hair is fiercely fashionable. Below, top stylist and tastemaker Elena Linares of RazzleDazzle Barbershops gives us some quick tips on monthly maintenance

Myths Debunked

A lot of what is believed to be venerable ski wisdom is actually false. To get to the heart of the matter, we asked Ski Travel Expert & Avid Skier Eduardo Gaz to give us the truth about some common ski myths.

Aww-Some Adoptions

Feel like something’s missing in this pre-holiday season? A hole that social media feuds and quick-swipe dating apps can’t fill? Consider acquiring one of these amazing pups from one of our local shelters and nonprofits.

Centered Spaces

Ravaged by the workaday world, it’s essential to create an area that can lure you away from the office with a gentle whisper of Zen. Below are some simple tips to add chakric calm to your sanctum sanctorums.

Green & Serene

Venezuelan sisters Ana & Mariana Quintero bring global style essentials to Miami from the world with their Aussie-inspired Quiwi House, a a must-shop for any Magic City woman aiming to socialize with the fashionable and fabulous. 

Private Palate

Chicly curating meals devastatingly designed for their clientele, the private culinary minds at Indulge Chefs provide bespoke bites from the comfort of their customers’ homes.

Trés Boutique

If you’re hunting down the latest tropical trends, Boho Hunter is definitely a place you should have on your style radar all year long. 

Java’s Out, Matcha’s In

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!

Hot Spots

We’ve scoured every inch of our city to bring you the best and brightest in top-tier real estate listings to help you find a place to call your first, second or third home.

Home Hopefuls

While the most frequent real estate question I get asked is: “How’s the market?”, I quite often come across many individuals with the misconception that buying a home is out of reach.

Hollywood Renaissance

The rapidly transforming Hollywood Beach skyline is set to get even more glamorous with the addition of Hyde Beach House, an eye-catching 40-story tower designed by renowned architects Cohen, Freedman, Encosa & Associates.

Cyber Chic

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.

Wristwear Weekend

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.

Destination Home

I’m writing this letter mere hours before hopping on a flight to a wedding in Cap Cana. It’s sure to be a week filled with action, adventure and the best the Dominican Republic has to offer.

Sublime Sound

Understated is the new opulence. That trend has never been more true than with the Bang & Olufsen's BeoLab 50 Speaker

The 411

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

Gobble Gobble

It’s that most archetypal of Americana imagery: The turkey — crisp and fragrant, laid in the middle of the family table. Below we provide some toothsome tips on making your big bird a stuffing success!

Where Everyone Knows His Name

Visitors to stylish bar and bistro Café Prima Pasta all agree: While the food is fantastic and the drinks delightful, what really makes a night in this hotspot complete are the ministrations of bartender extraordinaire Henry Villar.

A Seat At The Table

They’re the sights of some of our strongest familial remembrances. Shouldn’t they be outfitted in décor as original as the family that inhabits them? Below are our top picks for fantastic dining room accessories sure to top your holiday wishlist.

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Fine Designs

Meet some of South Florida’s most revered interior designers. Their insights, taste and dedication are sure to get you thinking about which areas in your home need a little extra spruce up.

Family First

Family First Allowing someone in your home is one thing, allowing them to care for you or someone you love is another. Brother-sister duo Gabriel De Armas, Jr., and Gisela De Armas-Ramirez’s goal is to continue to be Miami’s leading source for compassionate homecare in the community.