All posts tagged "South Beach"
Garden Party! With Chef Julie Frans Of South Beach’s Essensia
For a place where bikinis reign supreme and fitting into those evening gowns is very important, Miami isn’t as flush with healthy, chic eateries as one might expect. Then there’s Essensia, located in South Beach’s The Palms hotel. One of the first spots in the area to offer farm-to-table cuisine, they’ve upped the ante with an onsite chef’s
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim Celebrates A Decade Next Month
Come July, Miami’s temps are about to get a lot hauter. This year marks the 10th anniversary of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim, which will be held from July 17th to July 21st. IMG Fashion first brought their catwalk expertise to South Beach in 2004. By offering a platform for swim designers to debut their Resort collections,
East Of Eden With Frederico Azevedo Of Unlimited Earth Care
If the grass looks greener on the other side of the fence, your neighbor must have hired Brazilian-born landscape architect Frederico Azevedo. But fear not: He can make your gardening dreams come true, too. The creative force behind Unlimited Earth Care takes an artful approach to outdoor chic, and has the contemporary collection to back
Tommy Hilfiger Is Putting His Stamp On South Beach
Tommy Hilfiger has confirmed to WWD that he's snapping up The Raleigh Hotel in South Beach, Miami. â€œIâ€™m in the process of buying it from them," he says. "Iâ€™ve always wanted a hotel property. Weâ€™re going to turn it into a five-star chic hotel with all the amenities."
The Fash Fatigues
WHAT: Mother Of Pearl Coral Camo Achilles Skate Shoes...WHY: Who said camo was only for tromping about in the woods? Whether youâ€™re having tea in New York City or strolling along South Beach, youâ€™re sure to stand out in these coral sneaks by Mother of Pearl. Itâ€™s a big, wide world out there, and itâ€™s ready for your shoes...AVAILABLE: $370, Avenue32.com
Suno Comes To Miami
It's not just about the art at Basel these days... (Bahahaha! As if you didn't know that by now.) Daily faves Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty of Suno are in South Beach to unearth a colorful collaboration with The Webster Miami. As we reported last month the capsule collection includes eight of their most popular silhouettes, a crop top and cutout dress perfect for those haute Miami temps.
Roberto Cavalli (And Zebra-Print Chairs) Are Coming To South Beach
Bust out your best Cavalli, Miami! Roberto is coming to town. The Cavalli Restaurant & Lounge is set to open on Ocean Drive in South Beach on November 15th. The two-floor Art Deco villa clocks in at 550 square meters, with the largest outdoor terrace in Miami. The spot will serve (wait for it...) traditional Italian recipes infused with Tuscan influences. As for the decor? Expected chairs covered in zebra and jaguar animal-print fabric
CrÃ¨me De La Mara (Hoffman)
A highlight from Miami Swim Week that you may have missed, if you werenâ€™t kicking it on South Beach for the past few days. New York native Mara Hoffmanâ€™s haute trippy aesthetic has been a consistent highlight of Miami Swim. This year, with a little help from Mercedes-Benz, sheâ€™s kicking into high gear. BY DENA SILVER
Menswear 2014: Louis Vuitton
(PARIS) Louis Vuitton The latest LV looks for the hommes designed by Kim Jones are all about adapting to the lifestyle of a well versed globe trotter. Right away it becomes obvious from look une that this Vuitton man is armed and ready...for train travel. The telltale sign? A leather checkerboard satchel, playfully styled with a printed suit and a casual red bandana in lieu of a standard tie. A pair of plaid short-shorts are ready for a summertime hike in the Alps, complemented by a clashing polo and a leather backpack that will hopefully be equipped with snacks for...
Exclusive! THEIA's Don O'Neill Is Engaged
Aw alert! THEIA designer Don O'Neill celebrated 20 years with his partner, Pascal, by jetting down to Miami and popping the question. Here's the play-by-play... "South Beach, Miami. It's the morning of Sunday, April 28th, our 20th anniversary. I woke up all a flutter. Today I was going to propose to Pascal. Everything was planned. The airplane banner would fly over South Beach between 10:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. The photographer due to nonchalantly pretend to be a sun bather next to us was arriving at 10 a.m. Butterflies fluttered in my stomach.
Meet Dreamy Nicolas Felizola
We're still processing those truly unforgettable sights we saw during Miami Fashion Week held at their convention center from March 20th to 23rd. Ultra, smultra! So, who are the designers to know? The dashing Nicolas Felizola, for starters. He's a Miami-based Venezuelan who we caught up with backstage to give us the scoop on his fascinating past and what this local icon does when he isn't designing for the women of South Beach and beyond. (For the record: The Real Houswives of Miami were indeed front row.)