Archive for 'December 2nd, 2012'

Gift ideas for the men on your list

Gift ideas for the men on your list

Holiday dressing is not just for the girls – here are some pieces that will make him shine, too. BY ELYSE RANART, FASHION & STYLE DIRECTOR  this&that Tweet [...]

The pop art of champagne

The pop art of champagne

CHAMPAGNE. SPARKLING WINE. CAVA. PROSECCO. WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE YOU POP THE CORK BY BOB HOSMON Champagne and sparkling wines usually make an appearance on special occasions like weddings. But the busiest time for bubbly is [...]

A travel writer’s journey to Palm Beach

A travel writer’s journey to Palm Beach

  BY THOMAS SWICK Almost immediately after I took a seat at the bar at būccan the young man to my left introduced himself, recommended the pizzas, gave me the name of his wealth management firm, and [...]

The electrifying Fisker Karma EcoSport

The electrifying Fisker Karma EcoSport

The woman in the red pickup next to us on Las Olas turns her head – and her neck, shoulders and pretty much everything else – to wave at us out the window. “I don’t think [...]

A new collection of lighting, by Vanilla Ice

A new collection of lighting, by Vanilla Ice

We catch up with Vanilla Ice (aka Rob Van Winkle) at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, where he’s introducing a lighting collection for Capitol Lighting. Van Winkle, best known for his mega hit song Ice [...]

Designer gift ideas for decorating the home

Designer gift ideas for decorating the home

Interior design offers so many options that sometimes it becomes downright confusing. We sifted through several categories and came up with a “Wish List” that will help guide your decorating desires. BY CHARLYNE VARKONYI SCHAUB 1. [...]

Turning a home into the toast of the town

Turning a home into the toast of the town

The holidays are prime time for entertaining, and good hosts should be prepared to fill their guests’ requests – and glasses – at the bar. We have put together a list of short- and long-range plans [...]

Gift ideas for good health and relaxation

Gift ideas for good health and relaxation

BY NANCY McVICAR Deciding what to give your uncle, who is a bit persnickety, or your sister-in-law, who eats a gluten-free diet, or your beloved, overworked spouse can be stressful as the holidays approach. Bearing in [...]

Gift ideas for those who like to eat, dine out

Gift ideas for those who like to eat, dine out

BY REBECCA CAHILLY The best holidays to me are those when there is peace in your heart and chaos in the kitchen. Here are a few of my favorite dishes, dining places and treats that will [...]

Positano Beach: Riviera on the Broadwalk

Positano Beach: Riviera on the Broadwalk

The Hollywood-based developer of 200 East in Boca Raton and The Villas of Positano in Hollywood will soon be breaking ground on his latest project: Positano Beach, a 17-unit luxury condominium where prices range from $1.4 [...]