Neiman Marcus Coral Gables and SocialMiami.com, along with hosts Tony and Xiomena Cho, Ali Codina, Alex Cohen, Annette Lopez, Marcia Martinez, Rima Otrakji, Darlene Perez and Liza Walton, hosted the first fashion party of the season – The Trend Event Party. The event benefitted Fashionably Conscious, a fashion fundraising sale benefiting Coconut Grove Cares' The Barnyard Community Center.
At the event, the host committee collected gently worn designer items for the charity sale that will take place in September at Village of Merrick Park. Attendees enjoyed a fabulous fashion show that featured the latest trends for the fall season.
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Ornare Presents: Design Talk - Fede Design Group
Federico Teran of the Fede Design Group is a true original. This charming architect studied his craft in Mexico and was teaching architecture there before changing careers and going into the music business where he helped to launch American acts into the Spanish market.
After working with many big musical acts, Teran relocated to Miami and eventually made the switch back into architecture with the Fede Design Group.
In this latest Design Talk, learn about Teran’s design philosophy as well as his thoughts on creativity and how it applies to professions outside of design.
Miami New Construction Show
A host of media, realtors and community leaders gathered at the historic National Hotel Miami Beach for the official announcement of the Miami New Construction Show. The inaugural show, taking place next month at the Miami Beach Convention Center, builds on the momentum of recent growth in South Florida and aims to attract investors, developers, realtors and home buyers alike.
Miami Beach Mayor, Philip Levine, addressed the crowd at the event, reinforcing that the Miami Beach community stands behind the show as a welcome addition to the other major international shows. Anita Funtek (pictured), founder and CEO of the Miami New Construction Show, thanked everyone for helping to make the show a possibility and shared her unique vision as an economist with a passion for real estate.
2013/2014 Gala Guide
SocialMiami is proud to present its seventh annual Gala Guide. This organic piece begins with promotion of each of the following galas, and once the event occurs, the pre-event promotion is replaced with post-event coverage. As always, the compilation of these signature events is an exciting undertaking, and SocialMiami is there throughout the season promoting, documenting and supporting.
Pictured: Daisy Fuentes with St. Jude patient Victor at FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars Gala.
Summer Camp Guide
School will soon be out! If you haven’t finalized summer plans for the kids, SocialMiami’s Camp Guide offers some exciting camps to engage your youngsters right here in South Florida.
2014/15 Social Season Preview
SocialMiami's Social Season Preview will give you a quick overview of what to expect during the 2014-2015 season. Non-profits can also use the Preview as a tool to help plan their important events during the year.
Pictured: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden’s annual Gala in the Garden
Design District Social
The Miami Design District is fashionable neighborhood that has top fashion and interior design brands, along with chic restaurants and art galleries. Keep in touch with the people and events in this growing Miami neighborhood with its special series, Design District Social.
Pictured: Norsham Blasko, Tomas Lowery, Alicia Ficarra