Residences by Armani/Casa in Miami marks the residential debut in United States of the iconic Italian brand Giorgio Armani, the king of the high fashion of Made in Italy, fresh from the celebration of his 80th anniversary, has entered into a partnership with the prestigious Dezer Development and The Related Group for the construction of a luxury residential project in Miami. César Pelli, the Argentine architect known for Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, and Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, has designed a 60-story […]
Founder of the American brand Tommy Hilfiger is negotiating the purchase of The Raleigh Hotel in Miami. The transaction should be completed in the next month. While his colleagues actively create the interiors of new hotels , Tommy Hilfiger took a step forward. The designer is one step away from signing the papers for buying The Raleigh Hotel in South Beach area in Miami. The hotel is an Art Deco landmark built in 1940 and has 100 rooms, a pool and several […]
Gap released a line of t-shirts in conjunction with the art magazine Visionaire. Rebecca Bay , recently became the creative director of Gap raising the brand to new heights starting with the collaboration of Gap with Visionaire magazine. The first five t-shirts from a series of forty-five collectible tees were presented at The Webster during Miami’s Art Basel. The 5 silver foiled series of T-Shirts are inspired by the current issue of Visionaire 63 FOREVER and will be released in only three hundred copies per each. […]
To search for inspiration for its next shadow palette cosmetics brand Nars went to sunny Miami. The result is a cosmetic collection that reflects the spirit of the east-southern coast of America – an eye shadow and blush pallete, a lip gloss in a pink shade and a nail polish in a pink-peach shade. The Gift Set is a limited edition and sold for $ 75 in major U.S. stores – Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue.
On the shelves of the concept store Colette in Paris and Miami( at the colette x Alchemist temporary drive-thru) is about to appear the Damien Hirst ABC clutch-book by Olympia Le-Tan to celebrate the annual art fair Miami Art Basel, from 2-8 December. The exterior of this unusual accessory defines traditionally the real cover of the album which is an anthology of the works of the most expensive contemporary artist , ordered in the classic alphabet. For example the letter D , is accompanied by the word «diamonds» and the photo of the famous […]
Text by ROBERTO CAVALLI Cavalli Restaurant & Lounge, reflects all my passion for beauty and sensuality… Miami Beach has always fascinated me for its Art Deco architecture and the Latin-Caribbean-Cosmopolitan atmosphere that makes it so unique and interesting… The colors and scents of Miami Beach are unmistakable and are a continuous source of inspiration… I wanted to contribute with my fashion and create a Restaurant & Lounge in Miami Beach where you can enjoy good company in an elegant, sophisticated atmosphere […]
Auction house Fisher Auction Company held an auction for the sell of Gianni Versace’s mansion ,Casa Casuarina, bought by the designer in 1992. The winning bidder was the company VM South Beach,who own the Hotel Victor next door on Ocean Drive, and got the villa for the sum of $ 41,500,000 (the initial value of the lot was $ 25.5 million). At the end of the auction company representative said that the villa in the future will become a hotel under […]
If Neptune himself, mythological deity of all the seas, had possessed a staggering marine treasure, there is no doubt that this bold bracelet by De Grisogono in a starfish shape made white gold,diamonds and sapphires would been one of his fetish pieces. A jewel that seems to come to life and cling firmly to the forearm of who wears it, since we saw it at the Cannes Film Festival in a sublime appearance of Sharon Stone — versioning in rubies and diamonds, representing a real crush as much […]
Aquazzura is a luxury footwear brand created in Florence by designer Edgardo Osorio,in 2011 after working in the industry for 10 years. Striking the perfect balance between modern design and impeccable craftsmanship, Edgardo wanted to create stylish yet wearable footwear for women of all ages. Created for strong women with unique personal style. A Woman that loves to travel and to have fun. The Aquazzura woman is instantly the life of the party when wearing any of his creations.The Spring 2013 Campaign was […]
He started out with interior design but then Daniele Michetti chose fashion to design something made into a whole with the image of the purchaser. He has worked for small businesses like Santoni and Raparo, and for big brands such as Yves Saint Laurent and Burberry Prorsum and won the contest Who is On Next? in the accessories category. The tool for success is creating shoewear. For him “accessories are defining. They are the foundation of the aesthetic construction.” The Spring Summer 2013 collection is the result of […]
How amazing are these Versace t-shirts? Emblazoned with signature Versace prints and retro-fabulous imagery from the brand and exclusively available online at the Versace store, they’re bringing a little Miami heat into our lives. They’re part of a limited-edition capsule collection that reworks classics from the Versace archive. In Donatella’s words: “Versace has always been about the blending of influences – fashion mixed with music, dance, art and celebrity and my new SoHo editions will represent 100% this legacy.” uk.versace.com
There’s nothing quite like getting a hint of summer in December — at the chicest art festival stateside, no less. See how the ladies at Miami Art Basel handle styling in the winter heat. Photos credit:Diego Zuko
By Rebecca Kleinman Stella McCartney took a swan dive into Art Basel this year. Doing double duty on Tuesday, the designer hosted the ultimate backyard bash for her Adidas collaboration’s spring collection and a Vanity Fair dinner honoring video artist Bill Viola and his exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami. All signs from a new Bal Harbour boutique to Miami’s active, outdoor lifestyle to Basel’s international spotlight pointed to her participation at last. “I could tell it’s a […]
Gianni Versace’s clothes are known for their striking colours, materials and cuts: sexy to the point of vulgarity. Like all good Italian boys, Gianni Versace learnt from his mother, who taught him first to cut and then make clothes, as she ran a small tailor-shop to support the family. Gianni loved designing the clothes himself and soon he was selling them out of his mother’s shop. He moved on, furthering his understanding of the rag trade by working as a […]
Something Lovely’s Started A feast for the senses. A creative cocktail of sophistication and playfulness. A hotel with style, luxury and service. From the minds of Sam Nazarian, Philippe Starck, Chef José Andrés and Lenny Kravitz, a surreal boutique luxury hotel journey through Miami, Latin America, Asia and the Mediterranean. Once you experience it, you know. This is SLS Hotel South Beach.