Issue – September/October 2016

Decadent Dining

The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne hosted an intimate 5-course dinner with hand-selected wines from around the globe in honor of the resort’s 15th Anniversary.

Light Up

Farrey’s Lighting & Bath’s “Lighting Design Contest” featured design entries by 28 participating MIU students, marking the largest student participation in the history of the competition. The innovative experience earned 3 lucky winners scholarship prizes.

Great Tradition

The Key Biscayne Lions Club held their popular annual installation dinner at Key Biscayne Yacht Club.

Debonaire Decorating

Brigitte De Langeron hosted an open house to showcase a new home in Key Biscayne decorated by famed Spanish designer Daniel Teran.

Giving Thanks

United Way hosted their 2016 Annual Meeting & Volunteer Awards Ceremony at Jungle Island where 4 community leaders and an outstanding student were honored.

Luxury Rising

SLS LUX hosted an intimate cocktail party celebrating its construction progress as it nears completion and continues to go vertical.

Wine & Dine

Costa Med celebrated a special wine dinner series entitled “Taste Of Mendoza” by Argentian Chef Mariano Araya with Chakana Wines by Gonzalo Perez.

Piping Hot

When it comes to pizza in paradise, Tutto Pizza is serving up crispy perfection with a twist of Italian and Brazilian flair and a taste of beers and wines from around the world.

Financial Future

An international heritage coupled with a strong local footprint allows Sabadell United Bank to deliver the capabilities of a global bank with the personal touch of a community bank, as well as offer a unique sensitivity to the needs of South Florida’s multicultural clientele.

Picturesque Decadence

With strong attention to appliqués, embellishments and textures, the season is defined by mysterious, tender and romantic characters.

Fall Forecast

Season-less & trending, these Fall must-haves suit any occasion or weather, with flattering fits and comfort at the forefront.

Backyard Rooms

When one considers the amount of relaxation, recreation and socializing opportunities provided by a well-equipped pool area, it’s a wonder everyone doesn’t have one. Thankfully, there’s plenty of options out there for those who do.

Luxury Living

The Ocean Club’s Club Tower Two Unit 901 is one of the most coveted addresess on Key Biscayne, and now it can be yours to call home.

Style Minds

Meet a carefully curated selection of Miami fashion designers ready to have you looking your best from head-to-toe this season and beyond with collections that will make jaws drop and eyes flutter.

Fighting In Style

Fashion influencer and photographer Angeles Almuna battles breast cancer in style as she documents and shares her experience through social media where she finds hope in human connections.

Supper & A Show

The glamorous supper clubs of the 1940s are making a mark, once again, on South Florida, providing a dining experience that combines a social club atmosphere with live music and performances. Dust of your gangster fedoras and fishnet stockings ladies & gents, it’s time to dine in style.

Mission Accomplished

When Bestselling Author Jeffrey S. Stephens launched his nail-biting, page-turning first novel in 2007, its success would result in an unprecedented series that has the world on the edge of its seat anxiously awaiting the next installment.

Good Cookin’

Open confession, I don’t cook, my husband does…and when I find a cookbook it’s because it has recipes that we will all enjoy at home. Here are some of the favorites off our shelf.

Financial Euphemisms

Being able to laugh at yourself is a sign of an optimistic personality and improves your mood. So take a moment from the serious nature of money and enjoy our unconventional dictionary of common financial terms.

Dream Flight

Most people who experience the rush of flying in a jetfighter at 500 mph in tight formation pay for it with several years of active military service. The more practical ones just buy a Breitling Edition Bentley.

Dive Into Hydration

While Summer was all about toasty and golden hues, Fall will usher in a refreshing trend of healthy and hydrated skin — from head to toe.

New Ideas

Picking patterns, choosing furniture and spotting cutting-edge design styles that suit you can easily become overwhelming. Luckily, El Dorado Furniture simplifies the process by showcasing the latest trends all year round.

Fashionably Fly

Three of Miami’s top fashionistas break it down for us and reveal the ‘ooohs’ and the ‘uh-uh’s!’ for the year’s most fashionable season. Make sure to incorporate their suggestions and store away everything else until it comes back in style.

3rd Time’s A Charm

Tesla rocked the automotive world with an incredible high-performance, luxury, high-end electric car with a somewhat limited range. So for the Model 3 they created something for the real world.

High Life

Stepping onto one of penthouses balconies at Oceana Key Biscayne is to view white-sand beaches and pristine ocean, feel the fresh sea breezes and be truly on top of the world.

Rich Education

Even the best schools don’t teach you everything. Jonathan Cheban, Founder of and Kim Kardashian’s BFF, believes that and he’s doing something about this knowledge gap.

Splendid Collaboration

From furniture to sculptural pieces and architectural commissions, Mark Newson has done it all. The latest endeavor from his creative brain is the Rolling Luggage by Louis Vuitton and Mark Newson.

Anxiety Anecdotes

According to the Anxiety & Depression Association Of America, 7 out of 10 American adults suffer from anxiety on a daily basis — here’s how to nip those statistics right where it counts — in the not-so-rosy bud.

Be Trendsetting

All the important people in my life have always been trendsetters, sometimes without even knowing it.

Amore d’Estate

This elegant summer cocktail is chill, sophisticated and deliciously dry, with that feeling of luxury decadence that everybody loves.

The 411

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


Island Hop

A glimpse into Key Biscayne’s dynamic social scene

Island Moves

From strength Training to endurance exercises and flexibility, meet a few key biscayners balancing their mind, body and soul to yield a life well-lived in paradise.