Allure on Board

Who said yachting dress code has to be limited and unvaried? Come sail away and enjoy the Miami sunlight with key looks that meet the city’s sophistication and character. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studios, Jhon Jairo Santos, Christy Giles, Tommy Hilfiger Collection, Urban Zen, En Avance, Miami Design District, Prabal Gurung, Manolo Blahnik, Chloé, Capretto Shoes, Yacht Life, Sofie D’Hoore, Loewe, Lola @ Capretto Shoes, Aviu, Style Mafia, Jimmy Choo.

Yacht Spectacular

Navigating the new & improved Miami International Boat Show. Featuring Miami International Boat Show, Miamarina at Bayfront Park, Yachts Miami Beach, Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin, Strictly Sail at Miamarina in Bayside, American Airlines Arena, Hyatt in Downtown Miami, W Hotel, Marlins Park, Uber, Lyft, Citi Bike, Whiskey Joe’s, Yacht & VIP Experience at Pier 9, Royal Stabilis, Mercury Marine, Garmin, Sea-Doo, FLIR, Weems & Plath

Radical Core

A rigorous palette and a fresh mixture of tailored pieces combine to yield the season’s chic approach. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Jhon Jairo Santos, Logan Avidan, Cedric Charlier, Style Mafia, Alexander Wang, H&M, Stella McCarthy, Gianvito Rossi, Saks Fifth Avenue @ Brickell City Centre, Phillip Lim, Missoni, Valentino, Rag & Bone,

It's Alpha-boatical!

For elites and Gilligans alike, we’ve collated a hopefully helpful A-Z of everything nautically necessary for a successful ship-bound lifestyle at sea. text by Ryan Jarrell

Boating Basics

We all know Moses is responsible for the 10 Commandments, but if he was a boater, he would have had to make one more trip up the mountain for the following words of wisdom. Text by Bill Lindsey.

Compass Pets

This Valentine’s Day, why not make a lasting relationship with someone who needs it the most? Collected below are some eligible suitors from nearby shelters who could really use a companion. Featuring Paws 4 You, 100 Plus Abandoned Dogs of Everglades Florida, Applause Your Paws, Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida. Text by Dee Hoult.

Let the Light In!

This sunshine-filled beachfront corner penthouse at Club Tower One at Ocean Club Key Biscayne features sweeping views of the beach, ocean, bay, South Beach, Downtown, Coconut Grove & Coral Gables. Featuring One at Ocean Club, and Kari Madera. TEXT BY YOSHI SANZ

Love Me Tender

Every vessel in this collection would make an excellent choice as a tender to a superyacht, providing transportation to and from shore, taking guests fishing, diving or on cruises to explore local waters where the main yacht can't go. Each would also be a great choice as a primary boat. Featuring Intrepid Boats, Protector Boats, Invictus Yachts, Mazu Yachts, Boston Whaler. Text by Bill Lindsey

Key Player

As Architect and Furniture Designer for El Dorado, Tere Mattos is willing to do whatever it takes to make sure the beautiful homes of Miami look their very best. Featuring El Dorado Furniture, Tere Mattos.

Compass Eco

While the International SeaKeepers Society functions globally, they are making a significant impact locally with projects such as hydrophone installments in Miami, shark tagging off South Florida and much more. Featuring The SeaKeepers Discovery Yachts Program. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Compass Fashion

A trendsetter and fashionista of the highest caliber, Irene Zingg has been gracing our fair city with her top-notch jewelry design for more than 30 years. Featuring Irene Zingg, and Sazingg. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass The Arts

Forever entranced with the natural beauty of our bays and deep spaces, Photographer Jose Debasa gives us an intimate look at what’s going on just under the water’s surface. Featuring Jose Debasa. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Entertainment

Always eager to awash Miami in wellchoreographed culture, Miami City Ballet premieres another fantastical show this February. Featuring Miami City Ballet, The Nutcracker, The Fairy's Kiss. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Sketch by Jerome Kaplan

Compass Timepieces

For 60+ years, The Admiral’s Cup was the ultimate challenge for the world’s best ocean racing teams, each entering 3 yachts. More than simply a sponsor, in 1991, Corum’s yachts, Saphir, Rubis and Diamant won the event. Featuring Corum, Corum Legend 47 Worldtimer, The Admiral’s Cup. Text by Bill Lindsey

Compass At Your Best

An attorney by trade, Marlene Quintana dedicates a portion of her time to giving back to the community as she takes the helm of Miami Bridge. Featuring Miami Bridge, Marlene Quintana. Text by Francesca Cruz

Compass FYI

Coffeetable books are more than just books. The best ones are considered art, décor, and collectible. Check out a few bringing the glamour of yachting into your home, office or, better yet, your yacht salon. Featuring Amazon, Day to Dream.

Compass Shopping

The past year has seen an explosion of wellness and healthy lifestyle boutiques in Coconut Grove. Below is just a small selection of the many health-focused shops recently opened. Featuring Dombe, Flying Lizard Boutique, TKS Coconut Grove, Craveclean Protein Bakery. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Health

In celebration of American Heart Month, Mercy Hospital is focusing on the devastating effects heart disease has on women and the steps needed to prevent it. Featuring Mercy Hospital. Text by Ryan Jarrell.

Compass Beauty

From age-defying lasers to high-tech pulsating toothbrushes for brighter smiles — you can now have the same beauty treatments as the stars at home. Featuring Tria Beauty, FOREO ISSA, DAFNI Hair. Text by Francesca Cruz

Compass Giving

The Shake-A-Leg Miami sailboats are a happy sight on the waters off Coconut Grove with their physically, developmentally and economically challenged children and adults at the helm. Featuring Shake-A-Leg Miami. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Compass Finance

Now that you’ve found your dream boat, you need to insure it. Don’t simply go with the broker’s recommendation; do your homework by contacting a number of insurance agents. Text by Bill Lindsey

Compass Real Estate

Check out these artful architecture blooming in the city of Miami. Featuring Max Strang, The Fairchild Coconut Grove, Downsizing The Family Home, Marni Jameson, Amazon, Dotloop, Zumper, KeyMe. Text by Ryan Jarrell


As President of the Monica Burguera Foundation, Nicolas Estrella, Jr., is committed to raising public consciousness about boating safety with the goal of decreasing accidents on the water. Featuring Monica Burguera Foundation, Nicolas Estrella, Jr., the Key Biscayne Community Center, Miami Children’s Hospital, Estrella Insurance, Star Casualty Insurance Company, Estrella Ticket Defense Law Firm P.A. Text by Sandy Lindsey


In honor of the Miami International Boat Show, we’ve collected some of our top picks for necessary accessories and décor for any seaworthy vessel ready to set sail. Featuring Poltrona Frau Group, Cape Hatteras Marine, Zarcor, Sylvia Antiques, Quoddy. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Key Player

Thomas Chipman began playing golf with his father when he was 5 years old. At 11, he started playing competitively, and by age 15 he was a scratch golfer and knew he wanted to be a pro. Featuring Thomas Chipman, Golf for Golf Miami-Dade, Crandon Golf at Key Biscayne. Text by Sandy Lindsey

The 411

The Key Biscayne Women’s Giving Circle his hosting their 10th anniversay on Mar. 2nd and all other happenings in the Magic City in this months 411. Featuring Downtown Doral, Foss Marai’s Prosecco Extra Dry, Deepak Chopra, The Underline, The Key Biscayne Women's Giving Circle, Art Wynwood, Sting, 25th Annual Kite Day @ Haulover Park, Coconut Grove Arts Festival, the Chinese Cultural Foundation’s Chinese New Year Festival 2017, Perry J. Cohen Foundation, Cao Chocolates, the 34th Miami Film Festival, Oscar Party @ Brickell City Centre, Design On A Dime, VeritageMiami, Wynwood Walls Craft Beer Tasting

Encounters w/ Sazingg

Sazingg held their annual fundraiser for Pan y Amor in Nicaragua. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Maria Patricia Somarriba, Carolina Apey 2. Sol Vivas, Irene Zingg 3. Irene Zingg, Irene Ulivi 4. Irene Zingg, Ines Ulloa 5. Sol Vivas, Maria Patricia Somarriba, Maritza Minor, Ana Somarriba

Encounters @ White Dot Gallery

White Dot Gallery hosted the Patricia Field Art & Fashion exhibition, showcasing wearable art by different New York Artist. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Giada Baselice, Patricia Field 2. Alejandra Paredes, Shail Shah, Christophoro Pignata 3. Michael Robinson, Abbie Lipton, Tina Paul, Alan T. 4. Richard Alvarez, Sheba Legend, Kevin McHugh 5. Andrea Fusero, Marthica Galvis, Gianmarco Scotti, Bianca & Mathia Liverani 6. Marina Zagorac, Valentina Shah 7. Sofia Sohl, Soledad Lowe 8. Javier Trujillo, Rachel Garcia 9. Tina Paul, Arlene Ayalin 10. Antonio Penuela, Maria Garcia, Roger Zwickel

Encounters w/ Park Lane Residential

Park Lane Residential held an Open House & Holiday Bazaar to benefit La Casita Foundation, with the mission to educate women by nourishing the body and soul. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Maria Adelaida Ospina, Ana Maria Guzman, Pili Arosemena, Giovanna Albano 2. Mark Chatburm, Erika Hoffman-Planas 3. Claudia Giardinella, Mariela Hoffman, Marimi Rosales 4. Jennifer Carnero, Maria Tenorio 5. Giselle Gallardo, Pili Arosemena, Cristina Escobar 6. Daniela Betancourt, Carmen Ricaurte 7. Patricia Arango, Adriana Castro, Sara DeChamps, Adriana Rocchetta 8. Nicole Alvarez, Daniela Salgado 9. Erika Hoffman-Planas, Andrea Guerrero, Jorge Planas 10. Beatriz Romero, Victoria Rosales

Encounters w/ Lions Club

The Lions Club held their annual holiday party celebration at The Key Biscayne Yacht Club. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Mikel Achaval, Allan Joseph, Roberto Gentilini 2. Dr. Jaime Vergara, Catterina Cueto 3. Maria Rusel, Martin Murphy, Elizabeth Maloff 4. Johnny Catanio, Nora & Antonio Camejo 5. Yiannis Zavitsianos, Albert Velaz 6. Emma Ramos, Glenn DeGrood, Estrella Cueto 7. Elvio & Rita Gimenez, Betty Barrera, Luis Olarte 8. Todd Jonas, Linda Forrest, Kieran McGuinness 9. Edith DeGrood, Emma Ramos, Andrea Ricaurte, Estrella Cueto, Luey Sidebottom 10. Barbara Levito, Ralph Caputo