A Sense for Purpose
Anna Kournikova, K-Swiss Team for Charity
As fate would have it, the final day of the Sony Ericsson Open had Miami’s Anna Kournikova front and center — but she was not playing tennis. Rather, the international superstar was helping children by participating in the second annual Nautica South Beach Triathlon, which raised $137,500 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Participants gathered on South Beach before dawn and ran into the Atlantic for a half-mile swim, then biked 19 miles over Miami Beach’s causeways, through downtown and Miami Beach, before finishing with a four mile run that concluded where it began, on the sands of South Beach.
Backstage at Miami Fashion Week
More than 10,000 designers, buyers, models, celebrities, VIPs, fashion aficionados and fashion media from around the world took part in the 11th annual Miami Fashion Week at the Soho Studios in Miami’s edgy Wynwood Art District and David Heischrek was backstage to capture models, models and more models.
Artistically Social with Amy Rosenberg
The Miami International Film Festival once again drew raves from locals who flocked to the premiere of Valentino: The Last Emperor. The opening night film captured fashion’s iconoclastic, brilliant and often snippy couturier during the end of his fifty year reign. The documentary provided an often moving glimpse into Valentino’s lifestyle, his relationship with his stoic and…