Key Biscayne Magazine 2015 Miami Open Guide

Don't miss a serve of this year's Miami Open, keep up with the Key Biscayne Magazine 2015 Miami Open Guide, from game times to dining options. Featuring The Miami Open, Itaú, Adam Barrett, International Tennis Center of Crandon Park, and University of Florida.

C'est La Vie

The summer is just on the horizon in its full splendor, and these demure resort looks will help you embrace an elegant yet relaxed demeanor wherever you go. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna Weil, Intermix, Missoni, Bal Harbour Shops, Isabel Marant, Capretto Shoes, Chloé, Bibhu Mohapatra, Burberry, Mugler, Neiman Marcus, Balenciaga, Stella McCartney, Marissa Webb, and Ladurée

Winning Edge

Last year, Grigor Dimitrov made headlines during the Miami Open for helping an ailing ball girl; this year, he hopes the storyline is about him raising a Miami Open trophy to a cheering crowd on Apr. 5. Featuring Grigor Dimitrov, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Wimbledon, U.S. Open, Peter Lundgren, Pete Sampras, Maria Sharapova, Rolex, Serena and Vanessa Williams, the Australian Open, and the Miami Open. Written by Dena Roché.

Hard Candy

Colorful bold & extravagant, these clothes and jewels will exhilarate the season’s mood. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studios, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna Weil, Christopher Kane, Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops, Balenciaga, Capretto Shoes, Diamonds On The Key, Smooshies, Jonathan Simkhai, Intermix, Balmain, Oscar Carvallo, Moschino, Valentino, Herve Leger, Judith Leiber, and Stella McCartney.

Fendi Living

A new haute style has arrived in South Florida and it comes in the form of Fendi Château Residences right on the ocean just steps from Bal Harbour Shops. Featuring Bal Harbor Shops, Fendi Château Residences, Château Group, Monica Venegas, Venegas International Group, Manuel Grosskopf, Arquitectonica, Gaggenau, Pietro Beccari, and Fendi. Written by Sandy Lindsey

Modern Manners

Being on your best behavior is an idea that changes and evolves with the times as much as any other aspect of humanity. And being aware of the new rules is as important as ever. Featuring Amy Alkon, Pamela Eyring, The Protocol School Of Washington, Patti Wood, Jacqueline Whitmore, The Protocol School Of Palm Beach, Jodi RR Smith,and Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting, . Written and interview by Dena Roché.

Key Players

Meet the people who are shaping the future of the communities they live in while inspiring everyone they meet along the way. Featuring Manuel Vidal, Premium Finance Group, Citicorp, Mohammed Hussain, Ayesha Restaurant, Pablo Arraya, Arraya Tennis Academy, Key Biscayne Tennis Association, and Crandon Park Golf Course. Written by Cristina Zuazua.

Contemporary Elegance

Carefully designed to follow feng shui principles, this breathtaking home on coveted Cape Florida Drive in Key Biscayne is in perfect harmony with its surroundings and serves as the epitome of zen living in paradise. Featuring Brigitte De Langeron, Richard Phillipe, and Fortune International Realty. Written by Yoshi Sanz.

Mind Games

It’s commonplace to hear of someone training for a marathon or simply going to the gym to stay in shape, but how often do you hear of someone going to workout their mind? It’s time to start paying attention to our mental fitness. Featuring Shari Spironhi, Emily Boorstein, Suzanne Strisower, Erika Perng, Luminosity, and Amy Morin. Written by Dena Roché.

A Smorgasbord of Attraction

Discovering exactly what makes men crane their necks and women bat their eyelashes at the opposite sex is a conundrum for the ages. But there are some tried-and-true steps you can take to make sure anyone who’s eyeing you is looking at you for the right reasons. Written by Rony Mo.

Compass Metropolis

Tennis is on everyone’s mind this month with the Miami Open in town, but The Related Group is taking steps to make it a year-round passion as they bring the sport home at several of their luxury developments. Featuring Javier Cuadros, Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario, SLS Lux, Hyde Midtown, The Related Group, and The Paraiso. Written by Sandy Lindsey.

Compass Home

Sliding doors have come a long way, let California Closets guide you. Also, bean bags are the new chic with Parker Wool's new sheepskin plush seating. Featuring California Closets, and Parker Wool. Written by Sandy Lindsey and Stacy Wynn.

Compass Balance

Herein lies the potential to cultivate a sustainable community by learning to use the vast medicinal plants and herbs that are found in Florida, connecting the mind, body & spirit via total holistic living. Featuring The Florida School of Holistic Living. Written by Francesca Cruz.

Compass Tech

These latest kitchen innovations are helping cooks and connoisseurs alike streamline their time and health with a few simple clicks thanks to neat features that will help guide you in the right direction, no matter what’s on the menu. Featuring GE, The Penguin Sensor, and The Smart Diet Scale. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila

Compass Real Estate

Every man’s home is his castle, but if you had all the money in the world what would you buy? Well, we’ve found a few billionaires who didn’t flinch when it came time to investing a big chunk of their respective fortunes on home sweet home. Also prime properties by Doug Kinsley, Christian Gonzalez, Brigitte Nachtigall, and Jacquie Gallardo. Featuring Mukesh Ambani, One Hyde Park, and Palace of Versailles. Written by Sandy Lindsey

Compass Connoisseur

There are restaurants with beverage programs and then there are those, like these, that aim to elevate their drink designs to a level worthy of being presented side-by-side with their chef’s culinary creations. Featuring Cafeina, Havana 1957, and Tuyo Miami. Written by Rony Mo

Compass FYI

It’s not every day you get to meet a celebrity, much less a celebrity squirrel. She’s graced magazine covers, starred on the silverscreen and showed off her tricks on America’s Got Talent while educating the world on water safety. Next month, she’s going to showcase her skills at PhilanthroFest’s “Carnival Of Dreams” at Museum Park. Featuring Twiggy the squirrel, America's Got Talent, PhilantroFest, and Museum Park. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila

Compass Beauty

Things blossom in spring, so why are you feeling like your skin is dull, dehydrated and stuck back in winter? Time to rev up and revitalize with this duo of products sure to have you looking your best all year round. Featuring illuMask, and The Anti-Aging Rapid Response Booster by La Prairie. Written by Francesca Cruz.

Compass Auto

Check out this multi-national adventure taken by Bill Lindsey and the EagleRiders all on motorcycles! Featuring The EagleRiders, and Charley Boorman. Written by Bill Lindsey.

Compass Travel

Smart travelers keep their essentials packed and ready to go 365 days a year. Here’s a quick refresher for a few things you need to keep handy in case adventure calls and wants to meet you across the globe. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila

Compass Timepieces

While some may believe watches were rendered obsolete by smart phones, we say a digital rectangle is no replacement for wearable art that’s an expression of one’s true self as well as a timekeeping device. Featuring Midnight Diamond Drops, Z8, Harry Winston, and Morays Jewelers. Written by Bill Lindsey

Compass Creative

Joelle Cooperrider's paintings have transcended between mathematics and mixed media, now she's taking her artwork to places out of this world, specifically, Mars. Featuring Joelle Cooperrider, Keystone Art Space, Rocheste Comtemporary Art Center, NASA and the University of Miami,

Compass The Arts

If you’re wondering what should be on your kid’s reading radar this month, you may want to consider Best-Selling Author Soman Chainani and his novel The School For Good And Evil. Featuring Soman Chainani, Harvard University, Columbia University, The New York Times Best Seller List, The School for Good and Evil, A World Without Princes, The Last Ever After, and Universal Studios. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila.

Compass Esthetique

What would you do for healthier, youngerlooking skin with a flawlessly rosy complexion? Now there’s no jumping through beauty hurdles. Dermarose has harnessed the benefits of the Swiss Rose Stem Cells into a supremely hydrating, anti-aging face cream. Featuring Dermarose Skincare and the Dermarose Swiss Rose Stem Cell Anti-Aging Face Cream. Written by Francesca Cruz.

Compass Fashion

An entrepreneurial spirit with the determination of viewing obstacles and setbacks as an opportunity for growth is what put Lolita’s Beachwear on the map, and it’s founder, Cayetana Uranga, on the sunny side of life. Featuring Cayetana Uranga, Lynn University, the United Cerebral Palsy Of South Florida, and Lolita's Beachwear. Written by Francesca Cruz.

Compass Entertainment

Wednesdays are the most demanding day of the week, because Mondays have drained you of life and Fridays are too far in the future to lift your spirits…that is until the Jazz In The Gables concert series came along. Featuring The Miami Jazz Cooperative, Brian Murphy Trio, FIU Jazz Ensemble, Catering By Lovables, New World School Of The Arts’ Jazz Quartet, and the Coral Gables Museum. Written by Rony Mo.

Compass Bon Voyage

Oregon and Virginia are making a name for themselves with winning wine varieties. Check out what these regions have to offer wine lovers and plan your boozy escape, whether you prefer red or white. Featuring Willamette Valley, and the Monticello Wine Trail. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila.

Compass Aquí

A trip to “la ventanita” is always a promising encounter. Here’s a Cuban Coffee reference guide to help you order up the perfect power boost while sounding like a local…just remember to always say gracias. Featuring JennyLee Molina, and the City of Miami. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila.

Compass Music

The unification of strum-crazy indie-folk and lyrically deep trip-hop layered with chillwave aural aesthetics took Hundred Waters from UF to Internet fame, which they’re using as a springboard for social activism. Featuring Hundred Waters, University of Florida, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Coca-Cola, Nicole Miglis, Zach Tetreault, Paul Giese,Trayer Tryon, Alt-J, Interpol, The xx, and Grand Central. Written by Rony Mo.

Compass Eco

Discover some of the most annoying things vegetarians have to hear on a daily — sometimes hourly — basis. Keep these in mind next time someone at the table passes on the meat to avoid a veggie side-eye. Written by Ros Prado.