Six on-the-go Miami Beach women shared an afternoon of primping and polishing as the guests of 1160 Hair in Bay Harbor Islands. The purpose of the indulgence was to show off holiday hair-do’s and sparkly jewels provided by Jackie Abraham Jewelers. The six friends put aside their hectic schedules as business women, philanthropists, volunteers, mothers, and managers of their households to enjoy being pampered with the genial 1160 staff setting the mood for them to relax and unwind. Sporting long hair all, one by one the ladies opted for simple and sleek styling rather than elaborate up-do’s for their holiday looks. It’s au naturale for this group of sophisticates!
In this Social Manny photo gallery, Manny Hernandez shot four fab functions. Nancy Malnik had a magnificent ’80s themed birthday bash. Many Miami luminaries were present, including fashion designer Nicole Miller. Barton G. threw a decadent dinner with host Jill Viner at Prelude located at the Arsht Center. Special guest Kilian Hennessy, creator of Kilian perfumes, donated a portion of his night’s sales to The Barton G. Kids Hear Now Foundation. Jennifer Boin hosted an evening in her Coral Gables salon to meet Laura Buccellati, who has just launched her line of leather handbags. Lastly, Manny shot the likes of Larry King and Donald Trump at Mar A Lago for the Red Gala.
Allison Weiss Brady Chats with Abigail Pollak
What was it like to have First Lady Michelle Obama at your home in Miami?
Having Michelle at our house was a delight. After receiving a phone call from then Senator Obama and a visit from Penny Pritzker at our home, we were asked to host Michelle. When she spent private time with us, she was dancing with the kids, laughing with them and just being her down to earth, nice and extremely supportive of her husband, as well as a very smart woman in her own right. I remember introducing her to the crowd and being so impressed with her credentials.