While people are still talking about Miss Utah’s verbal snafu last night, the real news is that the pageant’s owner, Donald Trump, is relocating the popular beauty contest from Las Vegas to Miami next year. Trump, a shrewd promoter, is hoping to capitalize on his recent purchase, Doral Golf Resort, by hosting Miss USA there for the next three years.
Polish supermodel Joanna Krupa and Miami nightclub owner Romain Zago are making it official! The longtime couple, often seen fighting on the last season of The Real Housewives of Miami, has seemingly put their differences behind them as they prepare to wed this week in Los Angeles. Radar Online claims the nuptials are actually happening tonight… Whether it’s tonight or
Yes, I know, I know, I’ve been missing in action for almost a month but there’s a good reason for it. Let’s start off with my trip to Vail for the closing of the mountain for the 2012/2013 season. As I landed and got adjusted to the altitude, I made it to the Sonnenalp Resort of Vail, dropped off my
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 91st annual Dinner Gala on June 1 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. This is always a fun event, honoring local community leaders with a black tie soiree. Expect live entertainment, flowing cocktails and one of the best silent auctions of the year. The five honorees at 2013’s Dinner Gala are Michael Aller (“Mr.
Everyone is obsessed with The Great Gatsby, the about-to-be-released movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan. You’ll be seeing Great Gatsby tie-ins all summer as the Baz Luhrmann-directed extravaganza is sure to be a blockbuster. So expect pixie cuts, feathered headbands, glittery jewelry, flapper-style dresses and excess. It’s a flashback to the decadent Roaring ‘20s, and, let’s face
Called the Oscars of the fashion world, tonight the MET Costume Institute Gala will showcase the best-dressed women in high society. And this year, they are going in an edgier direction with an homage to punk music and garb. What does that mean in terms of haute couture? Expect to see wild colors, metal hardware and asymmetrical cut-out dresses. As
On the heels of the news that singer John Legend is creating an HBO show set on South Beach, comes an even more exciting development: Namely, that Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson are reuniting for an HBO Entourage-like series set, you guessed it, on South Beach. Wahlberg and Johnson are currently on the big screen together in Pain
Call it the new Juicy Couture if you will. But everyone is buzzing about Peace Love World, the clothing line from Miami girl Alina Villasante. Celebs, too: In fact, most daytime pictures of Jennifer Lopez show her sporting the brand’s comfy but chic ensembles. Other famous fans include Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Garner, Britney Spears and Halle Berry. According to Alina,
Before there was The Real Housewives of (Fill In The Blank), The Jersey Shore, The Bachelor, Survivor and Big Brother, there was MTV’s Real World. It was one of the first reality TV shows, putting telegenic, good-looking and socially diverse people in a house and letting the proverbial sparks fly. It also introduced the world to “confessionals,” which would become
Looking to explore volcanoes via helicopter in Hawaii or go rock climbing in San Francisco? No worries, thanks to Peek.com, a new travel/concierge website covering 10 cities in the U.S. and growing. The concept came from CEO Ruzwana Bashir, who found herself constantly researching cool things to do while traveling. However, there was a lot of legwork involved, broken links,
The next “It” bag is Moynat’s Rejane. It’s stunning, chic and only available in Paris. This level of exclusivity makes waitlists and limited editions seem boring. While on my European vacation, I was fortunate to spend time with Mr. Ramesh Nair, the Creative Director of Moynat. But let me back up first: Personally, I find it difficult to walk into
There’s no doubt about it: The Miami Heat’s LeBron James is the biggest star in basketball. Even the NBA believes it, as they have just released a video previewing the NBA Playoffs with James showing off his impressive b-ball skills as an adoring crowd around the world is mesmerized. Yes, it’s supposed to be hyping up the upcoming Playoffs. But