Issue – April 2016

A Taste Of Life

Did you know your tastebuds have a direct correlation with your biochemistry on a sub-cellular level? Discover how travel, gastronomy and the right state of mind can take you as far as you’re ready to go.

Visionary Endeavor

From concept to completion, the luxury condominiums and villas at Oceana Key Biscayne reflect the union of two of Consultatio Real Estate Founder Eduardo Costantini’s biggest passions, art and real estate.

Fundamental Distinction

Meet the season’s tailored flares, athleisure details, deconstruction and other components that offer character to the new take on basics.

Graphic Intent

Stripes and gridded details find their way through a look based on straightforward silhouettes.

20 Ways To Make A Difference

When we step back to reflect on the characteristics that help define the greater Miami community, volunteerism may not be the first image that comes to mind. Most of the world envisions sun, fun and beautiful people. If you look a bit deeper, there are as many opportunities to engage with the community as there are particles of sand on the beach. Here’s a quick list to get you started.

Continuous Commitment

Abbey Chase has made a mark on Miami thanks to her decades-long dedication to improving the city’s philanthropic scene and helping non-profits succeed in their mission by helping them expand opportunities and reach their full potential.

Kids & A Cause

The Annual International Kids Fund Wonderfund’s Circle Of Heroes Luncheon helps children abroad and in the U.S. in need of life-saving and life-changing medical assistance find the care they need.

Italian Style

The term “sleek Italian roadster” usually conjures up visions of a red Ferrari. But for those who seek style and perfection instead of a stereotype, there’s the Alfa Romeo 4C.

Breaking Out

Miami Breakers’ main objective has always been to mold strong-minded individuals who show tremendous potential for being successful not only in soccer but in life.

Brighter Future

Anyone can be a philanthropist. The key to making a significant contribution to your community is finding a cause that’s meaningful to you.

Conscientious Virtuoso

Born in Valencia, Venezuela, and now calling the sun-swept shores of Miami home — muralist and artist Ramon Aular is all about creating beauty, collaborating with peers and inspiring community involvement.

In Motion

Dubbed the “Largest office party in the Southeast,” the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Miami has been promoting lifelong fitness at all levels and encouraging camaraderie in the workplace for more than 30 years.

Art Patron

A new digital exhibit, Miami Is… and an Arts Partnership with Miami International University of Art & Design (MIU) are just two of the latest ways InterContinental Miami continues its strong tradition of giving back.

Conversation Pieces

For over 30 years, Art Of Old India has showcased some of the world’s most exotic imports including roofs of old temples that are now beautiful pieces of wall art and hand-carved polychrome animals on wood in the style of the horses and elephants that adorn forts and palaces.

Rocking The Girl Power

The seed we nurture with love and kindness gives of the most beautiful blossoms. Girl Power Rocks is all about supporting blooming buds. The Miami-based non-profit was created with the sole purpose of empowering young girls to be the best they can be.

Ultimate Sophistication

A man’s tie is more than just a piece of attire. It’s an opportunity for him to make a statement about who he is.

Move-In Ready

“Live Different” is more than just words at Echo Aventura. The upscale 190-unit residence is Property Markets Group’s first project to feature their new resident-focused campaign, which provides on-site contracting services that go beyond the typical punch-out crews that are gone shortly after the closing.

Gala Glam

Wondering what to wear to your next charity gala? Let Rex Fabrics lead the way to your red carpet look in a custom-made, head-turning gown that will surely score you a spot on any “Best Dressed” list.

Desirable Neighborhood

As Chief Operating Officer at Unitas Development Group, Hector Torres heads an elite professional real estate team focused on executing their first sustainable visionary project in Miami — Boulevard 57.

The Power Of Perricone’s

At Perricone’s, guests feel special from the moment they are escorted to their table — which is why the restaurant has so many regular guests who know exactly what they want to order before they even have a chance to look at the menu.

Safecracker’s Choice

How do you create the most secure watch safe? Simple…you let a safecracker design it, which is how the Brown Safe Company makes their impenetrable units.

Amenity-Laden Auberge

Stay home or go out? That’ll be a tough decision at Auberge Miami.

Dream Big

Throughout the planning for our inaugural “Dream Big Issue,” I found myself in awe of all the good deeds our team has accomplished recently.

POSH P.S.

Imagine writing out an epic thank-you note with the world’s most expensive pen then putting it in a gift box for that special someone.

The 411

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

Perfect Pours

Head over to The Local Food & Drink to see what William Thompson is shaking up from behind one of the favorite bars in Coral Gables.

Sheathed In Splendor & Grandeur

The city that separates Asia from Europe stretches out gallantly over the Bosphorus. Istanbul has been the capital for a trio of robust empires: The Roman, Byzantine and later the Ottoman. Each, branding the city with its individual influence.

The Quiet Beauty Of Giving

The power of lifting your hands to give or assist, in place of receiving or taking, is to live a life that is wholeheartedly filled with purpose and brimming with kindness.

Cause & Effect

Home décor should add charm, warmth and make a statement. But what if the furnishings and accessories could also do some good in the world? In the spirit of our giving back, the following do just that.

Elegant Estate

This elegant elevated residence on exclusive Harbor Drive features 4 bright, spacious levels on an immaculate oversized lot in the heart of Key Biscayne.

Luxe Living

Canvas celebrated the official groundbreaking of the new development at their Sales Center to introduce guests to the newest real estate offering in the city.

Shopping Glee

StyleMarket, one of Miami’s original and most celebrated outdoor bazaars, hosted an event featuring live music by Dub Boutique and a variety of fashion, accessories and art vendors from across South Florida.

Movie Night

Spanish filmmaker Javier Ruiz Caldera’s Spy Time and Cuban filmmaker Pavel Giroud’s The Companion tied for MIFF’s Lexus Audience Favorite Feature Film.

Opulent Offices

Miami Red Square Realty invited guests to celebrate the opening of their South Beach Regional Office.

School’s In!

Village Montessori Day School held a special Open House for parents to meet and mingle with teachers and students.

Anticipated Arrival

Brickell Flatiron celebrated their official groundbreaking, marking the start of construction of one of the country’s tallest all-residential building rising 736-feet above street level.

Meaningful Throwback

Conrad Miami hosted a Miami Vice throwback night as guests celebrated the Junior Orange Bowl at the organization’s 2nd Annual Gala to support the organization’s 15 academic, athletic and cultural arts events throughout the year.

Stylishly Satiated

PMG was a premier sponsor for SOBEWFF presented by Food & Wine. Throughout the weekend, they welcomed an array of top-tier celebrity chefs.

Multisensory Experience

Musimelange presented Scent Of A Woman at The M Building complete with an intimate jazz concert by String Theory with the Concertmaster of the Naples Symphony.

Global Culture

Israeli-American Sculptor Boaz Vaadia hosted an Art Talk & Book Signing at Residences By Armani/Casa.

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