Showing posts from October, 2012

The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis hosts the "Too Good to Keep Silent" Auction Kick-off Party

Sazoneros! I took a little hiatus from writing my blog but I'm back with a fabulous event. I recently attended a brunch hosted by T h e Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis , the fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis , where the organization announced excit ing details about " D estination Fashion 2012 ." During the brunch, I had the pleasure of meeting Randy and Gigi Whitman (pictured above), Owners of The Bal Harbour Shops , who were accompanied by Ste phanie Aagard (above right), Director of Major Gifts, Corporate Relations, Marketing & Events at The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis . If you haven't heard about this event, you must pay very close attention. Destination Fashion will be hosted by Micky and Madeleine Arison, Owners of The Miami Heat , at The Bal Harbour Shops on November 10th. Did I mention Enrique Iglesi as is performing live at Destination Fashion 2012 ? During the event, guests will also enjoy a fashion

Ever After presents the "50 Iconic Brides Exhibition" to Celebrate their 10th Anniversary

Ever After celebrated 10 years of creating magical wedding experiences on Thursday, October 4th, by presenting their "50 Iconic Brides" exhibition at The Cruz Building in Coconut Grove. By partnering with Modern Luxury Brides South Florida & The Caribbean Magazine, Camille Thiry Russler, CEO of Ever After , showcased her most memorable dresses from the past 10 years. Through her relationships with some of the world’s best and most sought after designers including Oscar de la Renta, Vera Wang, Domo Adami, Carolina Herrera, Camille’s collection of couture bridal gowns was definitely exquisite! The wedding dresses were displayed throughout The Cruz Building and guests were given a booklet with details about each of the gowns and the brides who wore them at one point in time. From celebrity brides to international socialites, Camille has dressed over 3,000 high-society women. During the event, I spotted the beautiful Adrienne Bosh (pictured above on the left; wife of Mia

The Recent Cinema from Spain Film Series II is coming to the Gusman Center in November 2012

Spain is a country that is near and dear to my heart so I wanted to share an upcoming film series with you. EDEGA (Audio-Visual Producers' Rights Management Association), the Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts and the Miami International Film Festival (MIFF) of Miami Dade College announced the critically acclaimed Spanish films that will be screened during the Recent Cinema from Spain Series II in Miami (November 8-12). On October 3rd, the Honorable Ms. Cristina Barrios, Consul General of Spain hosted an exclusive kick off event at her residence in Coral Gables to highlight this year's festivties [ pictured above: Marysol Patton , Margaret Lake (from the Gusman Center) and Elvi Cano, (EDEGA)]. This year's program includes the screening of "Unit 7," "I Want You," "Wrinkles," "Winning Streak," "7 Days in Havana," and "A Puerta Fria." If you're interested in checking out these fil

Miami Heat Players attend Hublot's Launch of their Limited Edition "305" Timepiece Collection

Sazoneros! It's already October and I'm wondering where the time has gone. I guess time flies when you're having fun right? Well, I recently attended a launch party for the luxury Swiss watchmaker, Hublot . The company celebrated the unveiling of its new, limited edition Hublot King Power “305” Timepiece on Wednesday, September 26, at the W South Beach Hotel & Residences . The party featured Miami Heat DJ, DJ Irie , free-flowing Dom Perignon champagne, support from The Collection and Ferrari , and an official unveiling announcement from Miami Heat’s Udonis Haslem, Rick De la Croix, Hublot President of the Americas and Hublot’s CEO, Ricardo Guadalupe . The introduction of Hublot’s newest masterpiece was experienced by Miami's top influencers and tastemakers, celebrities and special Hublot clients, including: Heat players; Dwyane Wade, Alonzo Mourning, Mario Chalmers, Udonis Haslem, Joel Anthony, Norris Cole, Juwan Howard, James Jones; actress Gabrielle