• Louis Vuitton Design Miami 2019

    1 month ago - By Sandra‘s Closet

    Tuesday marked the preview of the Louis Vuitton Objets Nomades booth at Design Miami , where new designer Andrew Kudless presented the Swell Wave , his first Objet Nomade.
    Louis Vuitton Objets Nomades is an ever-expanding collection of limited, collectible furniture inspired by the House's DNA and by reinterpretations of its travel spirit.
    Pieces from the collection have been imagined by some of today's most creative designers: Patricia Urquiola, India Mahdavi, Atelier Oï, Atelier Biagetti, Barber and Osgerby, Fernando and Humberto Campana, Damien Langlois-Meurinne, Raw Edges...
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  • The best new Miami hotels to escape to this winter

    The best new Miami hotels to escape to this winter

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    Novotel Miami Brickell Glassy and sleek, the 12-story Novotel manages to make a business trip something to anticipate, not dread. Its 275 rooms are simple and spartan, but its rooftop pool with striped cabanas and wraparound glass begs travelers to pack a swimsuit and stay an extra day. A subtle Peruvian theme weaves through the...
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  • Your Art Basel Miami 2020 shopping guide

    Your Art Basel Miami 2020 shopping guide

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    Louboutin's haute-spot bag Lights, camera, fashion! Trailblaze the Miami scene with Christian Louboutin's newest paparazzi star: a purse that changes its spots under a camera flash. Transforming from a dark, muted leopard print into iridescent, rainbow neon when the flashbulbs pop, this tech-savvy bag is primed for party-hopping. The photogenic carryall is the latest in...
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  • Art Basel Miami Beach 2019: Fendi Debuts Scented Baguette in Design District

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2019: Fendi Debuts Scented Baguette in Design District

    1 month ago - By WWD

    “There is a before and after Baguette,” said perfumer Francis Kurkdjian on Wednesday night, huddled by the sofas on the second floor of the Fendi boutique in the Design District with Silvia Venturini Fendi and artist Christelle Boulé. “Before Baguette, we were talking about handbags. After the Baguette, we talk about the ‘It' bag.”
    The trio was there talking about the newest addition to the Fendi Baguette handbag lineage - the FendiFrenesia Baguette, the result of a collaboration between all three creatives. “I think today after the bag, if you go to Wikipedia you will read, ‘baguette: a...
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  • Art Basel Miami Beach 2019: Museum of Graffiti Opens in Wynwood

    1 month ago - By WWD

    Shawn Stussy and Dior; Futura and Louis Vuitton. Fifty years ago, when teenage graffiti writers like Mike-171, SJK-171, Flip One, JeC and Coco 144 were putting their tags up around New York, street art wasn't the collaboration gold mine it is today. But those early artists were instrumental in building the foundation for what's become big business.
    While graffiti is inherently temporary, the Museum of Graffiti has established a permanent forum to preserve art genre's history. On Wednesday night, the museum officially opened its doors on the first night of Art Basel Miami Beach. Located in...
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  • Art Basel Miami Beach 2019: Lenny Kravitz Has Been at Basel Since Day One

    1 month ago - By WWD

    So much has changed in the many years since Art Basel launched in Miami Beach in 2002 - but Lenny Kravitz remains an Art Basel staple.
    “I was at the first one,” Kravitz said Wednesday evening, having just arrived at the home of hotelier Alan Faena. “Everything has just gotten bigger - more events. It's turned into a lot more than the art. But Miami has just grown and grown and grown. It's pretty amazing.”
    The musical icon, dressed in diamonds, white shades and reds, had arrived back in Miami for a party marking the end of his two-year collaboration with Dom Perrignon. Miami is very much...
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  • Chrome Hearts Preps Art Basel-Exclusive Capsule Collection

    Chrome Hearts Preps Art Basel-Exclusive Capsule Collection

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Art Basel Miami 2019 has delivered a deluge of exclusives from a wide array of creatives that includes Tom Sachs and Bodega. The special releases aren't slowing any time soon, however, as Chrome Hearts delivers a set of items exclusive to its Miami outpost, just in time for the festivities. Encompassing a brief array of warm weather essentials, the capsule encompasses a short-sleeved shirt, a zippered shirt dress, trousers, shorts, and a gathered skirt. Each item is emblazoned with a bevy of layered Chrome Hearts crosses and lettering, the latter entirely executed in the brand's signature...
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  • Wynwood Walls Celebrates 10 Years with Retrospective Group Show During Art Basel Miami

    Wynwood Walls Celebrates 10 Years with Retrospective Group Show During Art Basel Miami

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Miami's infamous Wynwood Walls cultural center is currently celebrating its 10-year anniversary with a massive retrospective group exhibition featuring past and present works from its stacked roster of artists. Housed both inside GGA Gallery and outside on nearby walls, the show is comprised of paintings, new murals and sculptures. Works by Vhils , Kobra , Okuda , PichiAvo , Faile , London Police , Shepard Fairey , El Seed , Ron English among others, are included in the show. Wynwood Walls began ten years ago as an initiative to revitalize Miami's warehouse district through street art and...
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  • Art Basel Miami Beach 2019: Alessandro Michele Makes First Trip to Miami

    1 month ago - By WWD

    In case it's not obvious, just about every major brand is in Miami this week, throwing parties, having shows or showcasing art collaborations. Joining in - and making his first trip to Miami - was Gucci's Alessandro Michele, who arrived for a brief two-night stay to host a private event between Gucci and Snapchat for the debut of Harmony Korine's new film “Duck Duck.”
    Wherever Michele goes so does Jared Leto, who, dressed in a fringed branded poncho, described his connection to Gucci as “committed.” Sienna Miller was there as well, in addition to Gucci Mane, Chloë Sevigny and Jeremy O...
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