Baby, I Got Groove

From sunrise to sunset, these enthralling retro looks will inject a dose of energy to your confidence and character. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna, Saint Laurent,Emilio Pucci Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops, Intermix, Fendi, Capretto Shoes, Diamonds On The Key, Jimmy Choo, Roland Mouret, Gianvito Rossi, Elena Ghisellini, Elizabeth & James, Dolores Cortés, Lanvin, Cameo, Dsquared.

September 2015

The Future of Fashion

To some, fashion trends may seem frivolous, but what’s popular in fashion is a visual barometer of much bigger trends in society. Here’s what’s next, what’s hot and what you can expect to see in a wardrobe near you. Featuring Daniel Blechman of Sopopular, Gucci, Caitlyn Jenner, Jayden Smith, Jia Wertz, Miami’s Studio 15 boutique, Lori Riviere, The Riviere Agency, Pink Truck, Dana Babbin, Reese De Luca, Buffalo, William Rast, Juicy Couture, De La Commune, Jerry Seinfeld, Alexander Wang, Miu Miu, and Erika Martinez. Written by Dena Roche.

September 2015

Awaken Your Inner Wardrobe Warrior

Every season comes with a tricky trend that’s not suitable for all shapes and sizes, and that’s a-okay. Knowing when to pass on a trend will keep you looking your best without sacrificing confidence. Here are a few tips on looking fresh, even if it’s not in this season’s silhouette. Featuring Chapman Partnership, Dress For Success, Suited For Success, Casa Valentina, Prom Dress Drive at Becca’s Closet. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila

September 2015

Earthy Delights

Harvest the season’s bold and luxurious treasures from nature & earth. Featuring Nick Garcia from BlindLight Studios, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna, Bvlgari Lucea, Morays Jewelers, Midnight Mélange, Pasquale Bruni, Bvlgari Serpenti, and Tanzanite.

September 2015

Foreign Flair

From Iceland to Singapore, meet a few international fashion designers who are letting their heritage and culture shine in stylish creations from around the globe. Take this foreign flair affair to the next level by adding a few of these labels to your collection this season and beyond. Featuring Mehtap Elaidi, Lauren X Khoo, Alessandra Gold, Katla Hreiðarsdóttir, Ritu Kumar, Sarah Divine-Garba, Adriana Castro, Georgine Ratelband, Written by Estrellita S. Sibila

September 2015

Body Shop

Architecture, color & detail integrate for extreme and graphic silhouettes. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna, Oscar Carvallo Couture., Di Té, Cushnie Et Ochs, Bal Harbour Shops Neiman Marcus, Roger, Mugler by David Koma, Artsee Eyewear, Hervé Leger, Balenciaga, Alexander Wang, Capretto Shoes, Victoria Beckham, Pedro Garcia, Fendi, Delpozo, Iradj Moini, Giorgio Armani, Gionni Straccia, Ron Arad for PQ, Derek Lam, Intermix, Elena Ghisellini, Gianvito Rossi,

September 2015

The Great Indoors

This luxurious condo in The Ocean Club in Key Biscayne is a hi-rise living dream, complete with breathtaking ocean views and plenty of space to live, play and sprawl out and relax in paradise. Featuring Carlos Coto, ONE SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY, and the Coto Group. Text by Yoshi Sanz

September 2015

Peace in Peace Out

Ease your mind and energize your day with these quick adjustments that will add satisfaction and peace to your life and make you wonder why you’ve been stressing for so long. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila

September 2015

Adventure in The Tropics

Experience new kinds of adventures in Panama, a destination fit for cosmo-tropico-Latinos — it’s a dash of Miami & Monte Carlo in the rainforest with a hint of rugged exploration and lots of luxe. Featuring Panama, Noriega, InterContinental Miramar Panama, Hard Rock Panama Megapolis, The Westin Playa Bonita, Safaricks Zoologico, Frank Gehry,, The Discovery Center, Monkey Island, Black Christ Festival, The American Trade Hotel, UNESCO World Heritage, Ramón Arias & K.C. Hardin, Zaza, Ego Y Narciso, and La Casona. Text by Francesca Cruz.

September 2015

The Treasure Inside

We are all on a quest. The hardest part is taking the first step...but once we’ve braved that, the treasures that await reconnect us to our inner wealth — once you find your heart, you’ll find your way. Featuring La Fisheria, Chris Guillebeau, Geraldo Rivera, John Steinbeck, nun Pema Chödrön, Carlos Barrios. Text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass FYI

Clothes most definitely make the man (or woman). Google wants to not only put wearers on the cuttingedge of fashion, but on the cusp of self-aware technology as well. Featuring Project Jacquard, Google. Text by Sandy Lindsey

September 2015

Compass Metropolis

Carlos Rosso comes from a family of architects and has always loved design. Today, as President of the Condominium Division of The Related Group, he’s responsible for overseeing all of the nearly 5,000 condominium units the firm has on its boards. Featuring Jorge Pérez, Carlos Rosso, IconBay, Marea, One Ocean, Enrique Norton, Yabu Pushelberg, The Related Group, Gran Paraiso, Enzo Enea, Meyer Davis Studios, Michael Schwartz. Text by Sandy Lindsey

September 2015

Compass Timepieces

Fine cars and great watches demand constant maintenance, which translates to continual winding in the case of many timepieces. The Big Block Winder is the ultimate way to keep your watches ticking. Featuring Bugatti Veyron, Big Block Winder, Origin Times. Text by Bill Lindsey

September 2015

Compass Real Estate

Family friendliness is the latest “ultimate amenity” at Miami’s new luxury residential developments. In addition to larger condos to accommodate families, developers are creating dedicated children’s playrooms and programming. Also prime properties by Brigitte Nachtigall, Kari Madera, and Jacquie Gallardo. Featuring Yabu Pushelberg, David Rockwell, PYR by Pierre Yves-Rochon, Palazzo Del Sol, Camp Kidville, Jade Signature, Hyde Suites & Residences Midtown Miami, SLS LUX, and Paraiso Bay. Text by Sandy Lindsey

September 2015

Compass Fashion

Granted, it’s September — but any proud Miamian knows (and all those who travel here do as well) that the bikini is a must-have garment and part of the year-round ensemble at the tip of The Sunshine State. Featuring Keva Johnson, Kim Kardashian, Ashanti, Iggy Azalea, and Keva J Swimwear. Text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass Home

Add a spark of charm to your humble abode with these chic selections. Featuring Liv Collection by El Dorado Furniture, Jake Dyson CSYS Lamp, and Dyson. Text by Sandy Lindsey and Stacy Wynn.

September 2015

Compass Beauty

There’s nothing more alluring than a red pout — so all that is left to decide on is what color of crimson calls to you — and who you’ll let steal a kiss. Featuring Grace Kelly, Amber Heard, La Prairie Cellular Lux Lip Colour, Margot Robbie, Clinique Pop Lip Colour + Primer. Text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass Travel

Perched just above South America — Venezuela to be exact — you’ll find the 3rd-largest of the Dutch colonized Caribbean islands, Curaçao, a tropical place as unique in its landscape as it is in its culture. Featuring Curaçao, Renaissance Curaçao, UNESCO World Heritage, Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa, Santa Barbara Resort, Playa Porto Mari, Jaanchie, Pietermaal. Text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass Bar Tab

Mixologist Carlos Cruz lets creativity, cocktails and chemistry collide in his gardeninspired libation creations at Seaspice. Featuring Don Julio Silver, Diageo. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila

September 2015

Compass Entertainment

Add some glitz and glam to your night out with these lavish entertainments! Featuring El Tucán, Jean Paul Lourdes, Hillsdale Furniture, Tropicana Nights: The Life & Times Of The Legendary Cuban Nightclub, Nat King Cole, Cuba Then: Rare & Classic Images From The Ramiro A. Fernandez Collection, Havana, Cuba, Havana Before Cuba: When Cuba Was A Tropical Playground. Text by Sandy Linsdey and Stacy Wynn.

September 2015

Compass Eco

When two hydrogen atoms join forces with one oxygen atom, the most powerful substance in the world comes to life: water. The colorless, odorless, tasteless liquid constitutes 71% of the planet and is the basis of all living organisms — check out these cool gadgets that get all their power from water. Featuring TubeBot, Bedol Water Clock, NoPoPo, Kikkerland. Text by Ros Prado

September 2015

Compass Finance

Savvy Homebuying with a pro! Featuring Tim Reyes, Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., Written by Tim Reyes and text by Stacy Wynn

September 2015

Compass Quench

For wine tourists, the Bordeaux Region of France and NorCal’s Napa Valley have long been designated as Meccas of Merlot. For those seeking to devote themselves monogamously to beer, their list of holy sites may seem less obvious. However, with 70+ locations to drink directly from the source, San Diego could be the craft movement’s capital city and these are a few of its more colorful representatives. Featuring San Diego, Wonder Bread, Mission Brewery, IPA, Belching Beaver Brewery, Ray Street Arts District, Gregor Clegane, White Labs, San Diego Brewer’s Guild. Text by Rony Mo

September 2015

Compass A La Mode

We've all heard that diamonds are forever, but the quality of forever is up to your choice. Let Eric Steinlauf guide you into the 'bright' direction. Featuring Eric Steinlauf, Freddy’s: The Certified Diamond Store, La Prairie Cellular Cream Platinum Rare, Michael Kors, MAC Cosmetics. Written by Eric Steinlauf and text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass Balance

These ideas are sure to set your mind at ease and let your imagination soar like never before. Just make sure to keep focused once you return to reality from your inner nirvana. Featuring FlyNYON, Camp Grounded, GuruNanda, Ismael Cala, Cala, 21-Day Meditation Challenge. Written by Ismael Cala and text by Francesca Cruz

September 2015

Compass Auto

The new Lincoln MKX introduces drivers to features that fuse form and function while using new technologies to elevate the driving experience, whether across town or cross-country. Featuring Lincoln MKX. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila

September 2015

Compass Connoisseur

If you’re a slave to Thai fare, these restaurants have contrasting yet addictive approaches to Siamese culinary zeitgeist — and once you’ve tried them, neither of them will release their hold on you. Featuring Tani Thai’ Restaurant, Bonding Miami. Text by Rony Mo.

September 2015

Hero

A lifelong lover of the arts and gastronomy, Michèle Fontanière lends her voice and serves victims of crimes through her philanthropic efforts both in the U.S. and around the world. Featuring Michéle Fontanière, Georges Blanc, Un Dinner Presque Parfait and Le Combat Des Regions, Philippe Le Chat, Passion Cuisine, Michèle Fontanière Pop-Up Gallery, and Annual Charity Gala for Victims Of Crime. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila.

September 2015

Taste

Like a culinary Captain Planet that harnesses energy from the elements, Vietnamese cuisine uses the power of sweet, sour, bitter, salty and heat for the purposes of good. Balancing flavors becomes an even greater challenge when certain ingredients are also attributed cold (yin) and hot (yang) properties. Featuring Eating House, Green Papaya. Text by Rony Mo.

September 2015

The 411

Catch up with this months 411! Featuring Taste Paradise, ALO Diamonds, Collection Residences, Klima Restaurant & Bar, Miami St. Jude Walk/ Run To End Childhood Cancer, Endless Jewelry, Jennifer Lopez, Fashionably Conscious,Extraordinary Women Leading Change, Giselle Cheminand, GCI Worldwide Corporation, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Celebrity Cruises, Cynthia McCauley, Tenet, Visionnaire, Vizcaya, Suited For Success, Florida Physician Services, Eden Roc Resort Miami Beach, Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, HistoryMiami, 5k PARK Fest, Virginia Key Beach Park, AEA Miami, Disney On Ice: Treasure Trove. Events @ American Airlines Arena, Chris Brown, Ed Sheeran, Martin Lorence, Juan Luis Guerra, Ricardo Arjona, Janet Jackson, Marc Anthony, Juan Gabriel, and Ricky Martin. Events at Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Siempre Flamenco, Celebrating Celia, Alvin & The Chimpmunks, Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club. Events at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, World Heavyweight Champs, Olga Tanon & Gilberto Santa Rosa, and Billy Idol. Events at Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, Opera, Ballet & Zarzuela, Evening @ The Copacabana, TANGObsession, Dog Loves Books, Bernadette Peters. Events @ Deering Estate, Fee-Free "P.L.A.Y." Day. Events @ Vizcaya, Vizcaya Halloween Party, Events @ Fairchild, Int'l Aroid Society Show.

September 2015