Issue – November 2017

Stronger Together

The Key Biscayne Yacht Club hosted a Diane Von Furstenburg fashion show with an H. Stern showcase, to benefit iPads For Soldiers.

United For A Cause

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.

Live Well

Mercy Hospital held a “Pretty In Pink” cocktail party at The Key Biscayne Yacht Club honoring women’s health.

Art Sight

Commenoz Gallery in Key Biscayne featured The Dimension Of No Time, a new exhibition showcasing the latest artworks by Argentinian Artist Eugenio Cuttica.

She Rocks!

Christina Termine, owner of Diamonds On The Key, was honored by “Miami Women Who Rock” for her contributions and achievements in the Miami community.

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.

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.

A Seat At The Table

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.


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.

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. 

Reading Is Fundamental

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!

Top Neuro

A doctor dedicated unendingly to his patients, Dr. Ritesh Kaushal turned ER banter into a lifesaving program that’s benefitted hundreds.

Artful Grandeur

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.


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.

Green & Serene

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. 

Cottage Loans

For many homeowners, choosing an option to leverage the equity in your home comes down to a few simple issues: cost, time and repayment terms. We’ve taken some of the guesswork out of the process by highlighting a few points to make sure you’re making sound financial choices.

Trés 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. 

Sunshiney Days

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.

Roomy & Zoomy

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.

That’s Amore!

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.

A Mindful Manual

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.

Myths Debunked

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.

Wristwear Weekend

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.

Casa Canine

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.

Soul Wander

It’s extremely rare that I wake up to an alarm in the morning — even when I set one, I naturally awaken with the warm glow of the sun on my face and the spirited chirping of birds outside.

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida.

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.


In Attendance

From charity galas to business networkers and outdoor activities galore, Key Biscayners were out in full force in and around the island.

Best Friends

Friends of Miami Animals Foundation (FoMa) focuses on the root causes of pet homelessness — financial instability, spay & neuter, adoption and foster campaigns — all in the hopes of helping pets find families and get out of shelters.