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The Scoop: Weekend of March 16th

In this week's Scoop, One of Dallas’s coolest designer boutiques debuts in Miami’s Little River district March 16, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale celebrates its 60th anniversary with a shopping spree, Azabu in Miami Beach isn’t the only newcomer with a secret sushi den for meticulously prepared omakase, The Miami Open begins next week with more than Roger Federer and Johanna Konta vying to repeat their 2017 championship titles. This and more in the Scoop....

2018-03-20T09:48:56+00:00 March 20th, 2018|

New Construction -The Markers: Grove Isle

I am super excited to check out this new build multi-million dollar condo building on the island in Coconut Grove!  The Markers is made up of 7 floors and includes 65 exclusive residences surrounded by water that allows for some of the most decadent views from each one of its very ample bedrooms & terraces. [...]

2018-01-11T09:43:31+00:00 January 11th, 2018|

The Scoop: Weekend of December 15th –

In this week's Scoop, Miami City Ballet premieres all-new costumes and sets for its beloved, Balanchine-choreographed production of “The Nutcracker” on December 15 at the Arsht Center. Saks Fifth Avenue in Brickell City Centre plays Santa Claus for frazzled holiday shoppers. Fragrance followers have not one, but two new boutiques to spritz away with their favorite scents. Epicure Market may be gone, but its fabulous floral department lives on in a new location in Sunset Harbour. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-01-10T05:35:19+00:00 December 16th, 2017|

The Scoop: Weekend of November 3rd

In this week's Scoop, Valentino, whose red gowns are often spotted on the red carpet, is showing its sporty side. Tonight, Miami-based artist Dara Friedman’s first career survey and largest exhibition to date opens at PAMM. Shop for fall at Wynwood Fashion Night Out tonight from 6-9. More culture happenings: YoungArts’ Outside the Box series spotlights director and choreographer Yara Travieso, pictured, on November 4. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-01-10T05:47:24+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|

What does “Local Expert” really mean?

We are in a time where the Real Estate industry continues to evolve with more and more online tools, information, and control in the hands of the individuals. While this disruption changes the industry and evolves the role of the Real Estate agent, I believe the changes are good for consumer and agent alike, allowing [...]

2017-11-20T06:11:55+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

The Scoop: Weekend of October 27

In this week's Scoop, After seeing fun gift stores all over Europe, an entrepreneurial Miami couple decided to open a similar concept here. A couple years and $12 million later, the Bass Museum of Art, now dubbed, “The Bass,” reopens for business (and Basel!) on October 29. Orlebar Brown, the British men’s and boy’s resort brand founded by photographer Adam Brown 10 years ago, opens its second Florida store in Palm Beach on Monday (fans can also find it at Miami’s Brickell City Centre). Sunset Harbour is fast becoming restaurant central. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-01-10T05:48:42+00:00 October 27th, 2017|

The Scoop: Weekend of October 20

In this week's Scoop, Similar to museum trips for board members and other high-level circles, Design Miami/ launched a global travel series for active collectors. The weekend Miami City Ballet fans have been waiting for is finally here. Check into W Fort Lauderdale for its $55 million makeover designed by Meyer Davis Studio. Stitched, a multibrand designer store for men with 50 brands (Billy Reid, pictured, Dior, Tom Ford) and custom tailoring, hosts a private reception tonight at its new location in Brickell City Centre. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-01-10T05:51:24+00:00 October 20th, 2017|

The Scoop: Weekend of October 13

In this week's Scoop, For its second Modern ŌM Mindfulness Festival, The Sacred Space focuses on gratitude. In the spirit of the theme, everyone receives a hug upon entering the event on October 14. Forte dei Marmi’s FDM Arts Club fetes artist Michele Oka Doner on October 13, at 6:30 p.m. Patrons of The Breakers Palm Beach can take home a bit of the hotel’s history. A dozen Palm Beach County residents are partnering in 1000 North, a brand-new waterfront restaurant with a private club upstairs and gorgeous views of Jupiter Inlet and its historic lighthouse. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-03-02T03:37:37+00:00 October 13th, 2017|

The Scoop: Weekend of October 6

In this week's Scoop, Reclaiming Old Florida, Stiltsville FishBar feels more like the seafood shacks along Highway 30A in the Panhandle or U.S. 1 in the Keys. There’s little reason to stray far from the Miami Design District this week. Master sommelier Virginia Philip’s namesake wine shop and academy in West Palm Beach is ready for season. The new all-suite Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach finally opens October 10. Read it all in The Scoop.

2018-03-02T03:37:44+00:00 October 6th, 2017|