Author: Veronica

A Classic Reimagined

With a timeless piece like the polo short, there’s low risk in looking passé. I remember how acquiring a polo shirt was the duty of every self-respecting fashion devotee teenager. However, when the opportunity came for me to choose my first polo shirt, there was no other brand the truly stood out like Lacoste. A classic cut, two-button polo shirt in a light shade of mauve was the very first on a long line of colors to follow. My very first polo made me feel cool and renewed; not because I was wearing any polo shirt, an item that comes in one and a million variations, but because I was wearing a Lacoste polo. The shield and gear of many admirable personalities throughout history. With time, and in-between one too many trends, my cult for the polo evanesced. Nevertheless, I think this classic piece might make a comeback in my wardrobe. Fast forward to a few days ago when I found Stéphanie Delpon and Paul Saint Bris, the french creative duo behind Pictoresq, original dab at capturing …

De La Cruz Collection

With two floors complete with the works of contemporary artists, this massive gallery just outside of the Wynwood area offers a respite from the buzzing Miami lifestyle. With a free entry and various art and technology programs for kids of all ages, De La Cruz Collection is the prime example of an art institution that encourages the local community to take an active interest in the arts.

Margherita Missoni: A New Generation

Designer, mother and style icon. Margherita Missoni is part of the recognized Missoni clan, designers of the one-of-a-kind zig-zag prints and covetable soft knits. Despite having been born under the Missoni brand, Margherita is already looking to make a name of her own with her 1-year old kids apparel company Margherita Kids.

Skincare You Can Eat

With his trademark “If you can’t eat it, don’t put it on your skin”, Dr. Alkaitis is raising the bar for all beauty companies looking to delve into the organic beauty market. Based out of sunny California, Dr. Alkaitis is a skincare brand made 100% from plants and free of any type of hazardous chemicals, synthetics, GMOs and animal testing.

Kelly Wearstler: Never Too Bold

Simplicity is not a word that can be associated with Kelly Wearstler. Her spaces, filled with fun and bold accents, have become her trademark. This irreverence to simplicity has taken Kelly beyond the confinements of the interior designer title to jewelry designer, rug designer and consultant for several brands around the world.