April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017
By Katie Jackson | January 12, 2017 | Style & Beauty
Every Miami style aficionado has his or her store pick for the perfect finds. Ocean Drive scoured the Magic City to bring you the top trends for right now.
Planet Blue‘s boho-chic styles are perfect for South Beach.
BEACH BABE OASIS: PLANET BLUE
Stylish Miamians rejoiced when the popular retailer Planet Blue brought its signature boho chic styles to the shores of South Beach. The Miami flagship location carries beloved brands like For Love & Lemons, Frankies Bikinis, and Flynn Skye as well as Planet Blue’s own label, Blue Life. 852 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 877-674-6772
CELEBRITY CENTRAL: CHROME HEARTS
Famous for its posh parties attended by A-list celebs (Elle Macpherson and Lenny Kravitz included), this Design District boutique is the place to see and be seen shopping for items from the latest accessories like Grand Beast 111 men’s sunglasses ($1,155), exclusive offerings such as the diamond-encrusted ebony wood chopsticks ($6,510), or the first-ever incense for the Chrome Hearts fragrance collection ($200). Miami Design District, 4025 NE Second Ave., 786-953-7384
TRÈS CHIC: APM MONACO
With its first US flagship store located in the newly opened Brickell City Centre, the popular European accessories boutique brings a slice of the French Riviera to Miami. Stay on-trend with pieces like the sterling silver floral statement ear cuff ($235) from the Marquise line, or any other accessory from the boutique’s ever-changing monthly collections. Brickell City Centre, 701 S. Miami Ave., Miami, 786-482-5477
The Webster on Collins Avenue offers exclusive pieces and highly coveted designer collabs.
LUXE LABELS: THE WEBSTER
The famed three-story Collins Avenue boutique has had everyone from the who’s who of fashion to Kim Kardashian West walk through its doors in need of exclusive pieces and can’t-find-anywhere-else collaborations. Case in point: The Webster’s luxurious Tabitha Simmons slide sandals ($595) or Maison Michel hat, in baby pink, blue sky, or cream ($840), are fit for a (selfie) queen. 1220 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 305-674-7899
MIAMI VIBE: JESSIE BOUTIQUE
The quintessential destination for established and emerging designers and sought-out styles by Miami trendsetters, owner Jessie Uchuya’s curated pieces like the Andrew Stephens espadrille sneakers ($158) will add a fun and funky touch to any existing ensemble. 1708 Alton Road, Miami Beach, 305-604-7980
SHOE STOP: CAPRETTO
In-store appearances by top shoe designers including 2014 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew aren’t the only reason Capretto is every shoe lover’s dream come true. The boutique’s superior inventory, like the Gucci Princetown studded slippers ($1,990), Figue Evil Eye sandals ($295), and chic array of accessories and bags would make even Carrie Bradshaw envious. 5822 Sunset Dr., South Miami, 305-661-7767
TROPICAL PARADISE: BEACH BOUTIQUE
Peruse every style under the sun, from swank beachwear to elegant threads like the pastel-pink Zhivago jumpsuit ($395), at this wardrobe wonderland. Finish off your look with unique jewelry collections specially designed by owner Patricia Costa. 1701 Sunset Harbour Dr., Miami Beach, 305-531-8908
WYNWOOD WONDER: MVM MIAMI
The funky-meets-fabulous Wynwood boutique has everything from mod tees and accessories to glamorous pieces, including the ultra-feminine Nicholas wildflower-print jumpsuit ($612) and French floral minidress ($524). Can you say date night? 2119 NW Second Ave., Miami, 786-210-2244
MVM Miami in Wynwood sells funky-meetsfabulous clothing and accessories.
OPULENT OFFERINGS: OXYGENE
Love designs from the world’s top fashion houses? Find them all at Oxygene at Bal Harbour Shops, where styles from leading labels, like the R13 Hanging Moto coat ($4,995) or Alexandre Vauthier thigh-high boots ($1,800) will make any fashionista weak in her knees. Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave., 305-864-0202
Zero time to get out and shop? Peruse Miami’s hottest items of the season from home at these local online boutiques.
A-List Approved: Luxe Cartel
Want a wardrobe that even Kendall Jenner or JLo would covet? Carly Grief’s online one-stop shop for stylish swimwear, apparel, and trendy accessories beloved by supermodels and celebs has you covered. Think high-end swimwear such as Blue Life’s sultry Roped Up one-piece ($154) and Montce Swim’s flowing Caletta top ($122) and Uno bikini bottoms ($62).
The brainchild of style-guru-turned-businesswoman Stacy Gibb, Bochelle’s swanky attire is equally suited for a girls’ night out as it is for a T-shirt-and-jeans kind of evening (the Karl Lagerfeld Stylestalker tee is perfect for the die-hard Chanel lover; $79).
It’s no wonder local globetrotter Andria Mitsakos’s travel-inspired and now online-only boutique is every Miami It girl’s go-to: It provides perks like personal styling and delivery service, which means you can get the store’s latest Anemoi bag collection of whimsical and colorful pochettes ($76) sent to your doorstep.
PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF THE WEBSTER