The Stepford Wife

Get one step closer to the inevitable future of artificial intelligence with out-of-this world styles inspiring an out-of-the-box mindset. Photography: Pablo Costanzo Fashion Styling: Mariela Ortega (Fashion Contributor) Hair & Makeup: Cesar Ferrete Model: Katja for The Syndical Photography Assistant: Sean McCabe. Featuring: Givenchy, Gig Couture, Bossa Concept, Céline, Missoni, Zana Bayne, Alexander Wang, Juliette Ghamra, MK and Karen Walker.

Inspired Spaces

In a city enthused with aesthetics, who are the designers, architects and visionaries leading us into bold new terrain? Meet a few professionals in the design field who stand, powerfully, apart from the competition. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Portraits by Edward Leal. Project Photos Courtesy of Respective Designers. Featuring: Sean Daigle of Downsview Kitchens, Juno Beach Showroom, Adriana Victoria of El Dorado Furniture, Diana Alba of Alba Design, David Miranda of DIDAHome.

Snow Fate

For more than 50 years, Vail has been a premier destination for passionate skiiers, snowboarders, world-class athletes and families alike. SKIUSA Founder & Principal Eduardo Gaz is a fan of its renowned slopes and the nearby exclusive Beaver Creek, complete with lavish amenities, impeccable service and slopes worthy of World Cup racing. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Photos Courtesy of SKIUSA. Featuring: Eduardo Gaz Founder & Principal of SKIBrasil, The Americas, SKIUSA, McDonald’s, Matsuhisa, Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert DeNiro, B&B’s, Four Seasons, Ritz-Carlton, Adventure Ridge, Forest Flyer Mountain Coaster, Silverthorne, Beaver Creek, The Ritz Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Beaver Creek’s Beanos Cabin, Game Creek, 10th Mountain Division, Jennifer ViditzWard, Vail Resorts, Night Skiing, Keystone and Park City, Heavenl, Northstar, Lake Tahoe, Whistler Blackcomb, Rob Katz CEO of Vail Resorts, ZERO and ViditzWard.


Captain Rick Murphy believes that when you’re a leader in the fishing community, you lead by example. So he organized a team of 30 volunteers to deliver labor and much-needed supplies to Keys residents whose homes and lives were uprooted by Hurricane Irma. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Hurricane Andrew, Captain Rick Murphy, Chevy Florida Insider Fishing Report, Texas Insider Fishing Report and Sportsman’s Adventures, RM Media, Comtel Studios, South Dade High School, Captain Pablo Rodriquez, Star brite, Chevrolet, Turk Builders and the RM Media Family & Friends.

From Within

Inspired by the natural disasters that have so recently affected our world, we invite you on a stylish visual journey portraying the beauty of introspection and the powerful results it has on the very nature of humanity. Photography: Nick Garcia Fashion Styling & Art Direction: Mariela Ortega (Fashion Contributor) Hair & Makeup: Cesar Ferrete Model: Candice Franqui for Next Models Miami Photography Assistant: Richard Mestre Location: Roam Miami, 118 SW S. River Dr.; Featuring: Patricia Amaral, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland Mall, Gucci, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Proenza Schouler, Stella McCartney, And Other Stories, Fendi, Dries Van Noten, Balenciaga, Giorgio Armani, Simone Rochas, Style Mafia, Zimmermann, and Dior.

Sunny Oasis

This completely renovated 3-story modern waterfront estate on Island Drive in Key Biscayne is perfectly situated on one of the highest streets on the island and features luxurious interiors and several outside terraces throughout so you can enjoy sunny skies and wonderful breezes all year round. Realtor: Brigitte Nachtigall of B Nachtigall Properties.


They’re the sights of some of our strongest familial remembrances. Shouldn’t they be outfitted in décor as original as the family that inhabits them? Below are our top picks for fantastic dining room accessories sure to top your holiday wishlist. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Wooden Condiment Pinch Cups by New Hampshire Bowl & Board, Personalized Raised Wine Barrel Lazy Susan by Wine Enthusiast, Linden Gray Corner Nook Set w/ Bench by El Dorado Furniture, Lou Sideboard and Sleek Ceiling Fan by Monte Carlo.

Eco Alert

Leading scientists have warned us for years of the consequences involving climate change and the inevitable doomsday waltz our planet is entangled in. Our ecosystem is in peril so right about now is a good time to bust out the superhero suit. Text by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: Mexico City, Richter scale, UFO, Needles, California, Mars Attacks!, Johnson Space Center, Book Of Revelation, the Old Testament, Day Of The Lord, The Hour, Judaism, Islam, Jesus, Damascus, Hinduism, Vishnu, National Wildlife Federation, The National Academies Of Sciences Engineering Medicine, Award-winning Actor & United Nations Messenger Of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio’s, Antarctic and Greenland.

Miami To The Rescue

Even before we had the chance to clean up the debris from Irma, days before power was fully restored and the aftermath fully behind us, Miamians were mobilizing to help others affected by natural disasters around the world. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Irma, Miami, North Carolina, The Keys, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Caribbean, Mexico, Maggie Fernandez, Community Emergency Operations Center, Kara Lundren, Upper Keys, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Islamorada, Sugarloaf Key, Xtreme Lacrosse, Fraser Yachts, Puerto Rico, Melissa Saldaña, Natascha Otero-Santiago, Director of Digital Strategy at Latin 2 Latin Marketing + Communications, Governor Rick Scott, Sallie Ann Rodriguez Special Projects Director for Natcom Global, Miami Foundation, Marlon Hill and U.S. Caribbean Strong Relief Fund.

Compass Home

You can’t put just any dog house in the backyard of a multi-million dollar Key Biscayne home, especially if that backyard can be seen from the water. The Solution? An architecturally significant Dog Manor. Text by Morgan Lindsey. Featuring: Hecate Verona Dog Manor.

Compass Timepieces

Bal Harbour is synonymous with exclusivity and excellence. The Bal Harbour Shops Collectors Weekend solidifies that reputation with special and limited-edition watches from the world’s premier watch and jewelry brands alongside an exhibition of prized show cars. Featuring: Audemars Piguet, Buccellati, Bulgari, Chanel, Chopard, F.P. Journe, Graff, Harry Winston, Hublot, IWC, Panerai, Tourneau, Van Cleef & Arpels, Bal Harbour Shops Collectors Weekend, Chanel Premiere Camelia Skeleton Rubis, Harry Winston Opus 14, Hublot Big Bang Unico Red Sapphire, Van Cleef & Arpels Midnight Nuit Lumineuse, Bulgari Octo Finissimo, F.P. Journe Tryptic Vagabondage and the Patek Philippe World Time Ref.

Compass Travel

A lot of what is believed to be venerable ski wisdom is actually false. To get to the heart of the matter, we asked Ski Travel Expert & Avid Skier Eduardo Gaz to give us the truth about some common ski myths. Tips by Eduardo Gaz. Featuring: Eduardo Gaz, CEO & Founder of TTW Group, SKIUSA, SKIBrasil and SELECTIONS.

Compass Balance

As an International Yoga Teacher & Co-Owner of Miami Life Center, Kino MacGregor offers sound advice on how you can transform and bring yoga into your life within 30 days with her new book The Yogi Assignment. Text by Sandy Fernandez. Featuring: Yoga Instructor & Social Media Influencer Kino MacGregor, The Yogi Assignment and Miami Life Center.

Compass Connoisseur

It’s one of the many marvels of our idyllic island: That Chef Joao “Juca” Oliveira of Tutto Pizza & Pasta is one of the true rock stars of the gastronomical world. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Executive Chef Joao “Juca” Oliveira, Mickey Rourke, Eddie Murphy and Prince and Tutto Pizza & Pasta.

Compass Auto

The term “Station Wagon” may evoke images of Chevy Chase and The Griswolds on vacation, but if you need to haul a lot of stuff, this BMW is a better option than a minivan or gargantuan SUV. Text by Bill Lindsey. Featuring: BMW 3 Series Touring and BMW USA.

Compass Eco

Solar co-ops help bring affordable green power to homeowners. Based on the same principal as buying in bulk, co-op members purchase solar panel systems together to save money and make the process less daunting. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Solar Power, Anya Schoolman, FL-SUN and Community Power Network.

Compass Boutique

If you’re hunting down the latest tropical trends, Boho Hunter is definitely a place you should have on your style radar all year long. Text bu Mariela Ortega. Featuring: Boho Hunter, Wynwood and Eden Roc in Miami Beach.

Compass Finance

Looking to join thousands of other Miamians in a potential home renovation? We have some quick tips to make your redecorating an (almost) enjoyable experience. Also check out some options on how to leverage the equity of your home! Text by Sandy Fernandez and Felix Ruiz.

Compass Wardrobe

Venezuelan sisters Ana & Mariana Quintero bring global style essentials to Miami from the world with their Aussie-inspired Quiwi House, a a must-shop for any Magic City woman aiming to socialize with the fashionable and fabulous. Text by Mariela Ortega. Featuring: Quiwi House, Ana & Mariana Quintero.

Compass Pets

The holiday season is upon us, a time to put family at the forefront of our minds. And what better way to celebrate family than to add another member to it? Below are perfect pooches that’ll help complete any home. Also check out some alternatives for a leash that'll make your dog training efforts worth it! Text by Ryan Jarrell and Ashley Lambert. Featuring: Ashley Lambert, Applause Your Paws, BDRR and Paws4You.

Compass The Arts

Amassing a lifetime of training in the visual arts, expert woodcarver Luis Gonzalez has made a serious name for himself in The Magic City art world. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Luis Gonzalez and Mamalu Wood.

Compass Health

A doctor dedicated unendingly to his patients, Dr. Ritesh Kaushal turned ER banter into a lifesaving program that’s benefitted hundreds. Text by Sandy Fernandez. Featuring: Dr. Ritesh Kaushal Interventional Neurologist & Comprehensive Stroke Program Medical Director at Palmetto General Hospital and Hialeah Police & Fire Department.

Compass Entertainment

Bibliophiles, it’s your favorite time of year! That’s right, that exhilaratingly erudite (and endlessly entertaining) cavalcade of authors, illustrators and personalities of all types known as the Miami Book Fair is once more upon us! Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos Courtesy of Miami Book Fair. Featuring: Miami Book Fair, Mercedes Lackey, Faith Erin Hicks, Joe Biden and Children’s Alley.

Compass Fashion

When it comes to looking for your best for big meetings or for a night out on the town, these top trends for the season will make sure jaws drop and heads turn no matter what the occasion. Text by Mariela Ortega. Featuring: Silvia Tcherassi, Céline, Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs and Rihanna.

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida for November 2017! Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Christmas Tree Lighting at Bayfront Park, Vizcaya Ball: A Night Of A Thousand Stars, Miami Jazz Co-Op, Open Stage Club, Marc Anthony, American Airlines Arena, Beaux Arts Ball, Fundación Armando El Futuro’s 8th Annual Tennis Tournament (in memory of Edward L. Plotkin), Gucci, Coco Capitan, Grizzly Bear, The Fillmore Miami Beach, Topdog/Underdog, Adrienne Arsht Center, Santa’s Enchanted Forest, Run2Date!, Sensatia, Faena Theatre, Ivan Belaustegui, IGI Playground, Copper 29, GLAM Vegan, Inner Balance Studio Sensei Iana Malcolm and Full Body Hatha Flow Class.

Encounters w/ Diamonds On The Key

Christina Termine, owner of Diamonds On The Key, was honored by “Miami Women Who Rock” for her contributions and achievements in the Miami community. 1. Christina Termine, Ana Veiga Milton, Trish Bell 2. Bertha Termine, Michelle Termine 3. Christina Termine 4. Lori Rombeiro, Ana Somarriba, Michea Duffy 5. Gioconda Baltodano, Amanda Rodriguez, Carolina Cejas 6. Isabel Courtney, Sonia Gibson, Lourdes Tudela, Zayda Paz- Hernandez

Encounters @ Commenoz Gallery

Commenoz Gallery in Key Biscayne featured The Dimension Of No Time, a new exhibition showcasing the latest artworks by Argentinian Artist Eugenio Cuttica. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Charles Alkhal, Mycki Ratzan, Naydu Commenoz, Lito Mayou, Hope Kaiser 2. Angelica Hernandez, Elena Bass, Juliet Ventour 3. Naydu Commenoz, Charles Alkhal, Mayra Mesa 4. Christina Kayan, Horacio Ravera, Elsa Dominguez 5. Patricia Baldocchi, Patricia Peraita, Cristina Regalado 6. Vyara & Carlos Davidov 7. Andres & Maday Lopez 8. Carmucha Toñarely, Jose Fernando Angel 9. Carolina Baron Biza , Ramiro Romani 10. Cristina Bibas, Ivan Bibas 11. Monica Campana Montanarella, Alicia Ortiz, Tatyana Chiocchetti, Reina Gonzalez, Christine Wing 12. Genevieve Alix, Danielle Culas

Encounters w/ Mercy Hospital

Mercy Hospital held a “Pretty In Pink” cocktail party at The Key Biscayne Yacht Club honoring women’s health. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Paola Padovan, Alicia Ortiz, Mayra Peña Lindsay, Dr. Rolando De Leon 2. Carmucha Toñalery, Gloria Plaza, Silvia Tarafa 3. Lindsey Manifold, Dr. Joseph D. Melchiode, Michelle Bookout 4. Ines Neuhaus, Frances Reaves, Cristina Talin 5. Carol Craiglow, Cindy Mize, Tatyana Chiocchetti 6. Shayna Lopate, Sisi Fuentes, Antonella Palazio, Martha Kelly 7. Melissa White, Dr. Jorge Mendia 8. Melissa Gonzalez, Estela Carmona, Cheryl Smith 9. Joanne Earl, Barbara Thomas, Natalie Conser, Mayra Stone 10. Dr. Roberto Garcia Cebrian, Bertila Pozo, Christy Ponce De Leon, Lala Isern

Encounters w/ Rotary Club of Key Biscayne

The Rotary Club held a fundraiser at the Key Biscayne Beach Club to help eradicate polio in the world. For every dollar that Rotary International raises, Bill & Melinda Gate’s Foundation gives $2. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Fanny Wilde, Victoria & Joerg Von Helden, Lynn & Terry Nelson 2. Theo, Savannah & Alexa Holloway 3. Patricia & Hugo Romano, Patricia & Lorenzo Peraita 4. Jennifer & Joe Coote, Michele Estevez, Ann Callahan, Ellen Blasi 5. Jose Castro, Dennis Fraioli, Joe Kellog 6. Lorna Jerez, Pia Molina, Karla Miranda, Patricia Borge, Patricia Peraita 7. Maggie & Jorge Llanso, Frank Caplan, Brett Moss 8. Nelita Girbau, Marco, Monica & Daniel Badash, Manola Girbau 9. David Gonzalez, Tony Rojas, Gesyca & Jorge Orillana 10. Lourdes & Tim Collett, Maria & Manuel Lucena, Yoyi Picaza, Muza Muzaurieta, Lili Jimenez, Carmucha Toñarely 11. Ines Lozano, Nancy Maynard

Encounters w/ iPads For Soldiers

The Key Biscayne Yacht Club hosted a Diane Von Furstenburg fashion show with an H. Stern showcase, to benefit iPads For Soldiers. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Doris Nemtzow, Barbara Lamar 2. Paige Patterner, Stacie Smith, Allison Eng, Perez, Selene Devaney 3. Lisa Echevarria, Yvonne Alvarez 4. Karen Llorente, Mariela Geigel, Mates Mesa 5. Leslie Debauge Levi, Kerri Topping, Rebecca Shitsd, Morgan Smith 6. Carol Craiglow, Karen Holmquist, Lori Rombeiro, Maggie Carballo Weisson 7. Sylvia Sannia, Angela Saldarriaga 8. Dana Jofre, Cathy Balestra 9. Joann Young, Maria Bueno 10. Christel Krupp Avila, Cristina Pinzon Bernal 11. Joan Ambrose, Dottie Devaney Goldman 12. Lindsey Champion, Nicole Pritchett, Missy Logan