FASHION PORN: Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade launches sneaker

FASHION PORN: Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade launches sneaker

NBA baller Dwyane Wade - an admitted fashionphile glam guy - has launched his new performance sneaker, the WOW 3.0. The third installment in the line of kicks is from a partnership between the Miami Heat hoopster and Li-Ning, a retired Olympic gymnast from China who has become a juggernaut...

PHOTO GALLERY: Natural Hair Expo in Miami

PHOTO GALLERY: Natural Hair Expo in Miami

Fort Lauderdale sisters and salon owners Simone and Yanique Hylton are staging the 2014 Royal Coils Natural Hair & Beauty Expo Sunday, Dec. 14 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hyatt regency in downtown Miami (400 S.E. 2nd Ave.). Tickets are $15 in advance at $25 at the door (V.I.P. tickets...

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Motown the Musical' tickets

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Motown the Musical' tickets

Tickets for the hot Broadway road tour of "Motown the Motown" go on sale Friday, Dec. 12 at 10 a.m. The hit show - which comes Feb. 24-March 8 to Fort Lauderdale's Broward Center for the Performing Arts - chronicles the rise of superstars such as Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Diana...

Lauderdale's Galleria mall hosts men's fashion show and shopping event

Lauderdale's Galleria mall hosts men's fashion show and shopping event

Dudes will "werq" it at The Galleria's 8th Annual Men of Style Shopping Night presnted by Signature Grand....which is a long-winded way of saying there is a...

The Genesis of Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon"

The Genesis of Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon"

“The Book of Mormon” is a bona fide stage phenomenon, combining the irreverent in-your-face comedy of Trey Parker and Matt Stone (“South Park,” “Orgazmo,” “Cannibal! The Musical,” “Team America:...

"The Timekeepers" gets revival in Boca theater

"The Timekeepers" gets revival in Boca theater

Dan Clancy didn’t really know what his play “The Timekeepers” – in a Boca Raton revival Dec. 3-21 – was about until years after he wrote it.

PHOTO GALLERY: The Marrero Collection

PHOTO GALLERY: The Marrero Collection

Fort Lauderdale-based fashion illustrator Carlos Marrero has launched a collection of handbags ($79) and scarves ($24) evoking his favorite style era: the 1940s and 1950s with Dior's "New Look." "This line represents my lifelong pursuit of seeing my illustrations in products," says...

Silky smooth fashion fundraiser in Boca Raton

Silky smooth fashion fundraiser in Boca Raton

S.I.L.K. roads lead to Boca Raton.

100 years of fashion photography at Norton Museum

100 years of fashion photography at Norton Museum

The Norton Museum of Art is glam-slamming it with a new exhibit titled "Coming into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Conde Nast."

FASHION PORN: Messika Jewelry launch in Miami Beach

FASHION PORN: Messika Jewelry launch in Miami Beach

Baubles, bangles and bright shiny things were the talk of the lunch launch of Messika Jewelry in Miami Beach's Villa Azur recently. The Parisian company made its U.S. debut with founder Valerie Messika on hand to show off her decadent diamonds to SoFlo socialites.

FASHION PORN: Paradise at Palm Beach's Pucci and Intermix stores

FASHION PORN: Paradise at Palm Beach's Pucci and Intermix stores

Here are two phrases you don't hear used together much: "Generation Next" and "Palm Beach." But that combo is exactly what happened with the Paradise Fund kickoff party recently with a fashion event staged at both Pucci and Intermix boutiques on Palm Beach's Worth Avenue. Young fashion-...

Transgender celebrity impersonators blow in from Chicago

Transgender celebrity impersonators blow in from Chicago

If timing is everything in showbiz, then the producers of "The Kit Kat Lounge's Divas Live!" have got it down.

FASHION PORN: Britto silent auction for The Prince's Trust

FASHION PORN: Britto silent auction for The Prince's Trust

Romero's gone royal. Miami-based pop artist Romero Britto hosted a fundraiser recently at his Lincoln Road gallery with The Prince's Trust, a youth charity founded by His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales. "As an artist I feel compelled to share my hope and happiness with the world...

Three days of catwalk capers at West Palm Beach fashion week

Three days of catwalk capers at West Palm Beach fashion week

Fusion Fashion and Art Week returns to West Palm Beach for the third time.

Miami Beach hosts a cappella festival (PHOTO & VIDEO GALLERY)

Miami Beach hosts a cappella festival (PHOTO & VIDEO GALLERY)

SoBe is ready to get its "Glee" on. The a cappella sound has found a SoFlo home this weekend at The Betsy South Beach hotel.

FASHION PORN: Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

FASHION PORN: Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

It's official: Miami Beach hosted the "Longest Fashion Show," according to the good peeps at Guinness World Records. This all happened at "Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show" that kicked off Friday, Nov. 7 at 8 p.m. and showed more than 4,000 pieces from more than 75 brands worn by 60 models. The...

Aventura Bloomingdale's hosts designer Rebecca Taylor

Aventura Bloomingdale's hosts designer Rebecca Taylor

Fashion designer Rebecca Taylor

FASHION PORN: Tommy and Dee Hilfiger at Saks/Bal Harbour

FASHION PORN: Tommy and Dee Hilfiger at Saks/Bal Harbour

Fashion and lifestyle guru Tommy Hilfiger and his better half Dee Ocleppo were at Saks Fifth Avenue in Miami's Bal Harbour Shops recently for the launch of Dee's line of luxury handbags. Saks donated a portion of the evening's proceeds to Autism Speaks.

Davie playwright brings 'Comedicopia' to FAT Village

Davie playwright brings 'Comedicopia' to FAT Village

Billed as theater for audiences with attention deficit disorder, "Comedicopia" is a collection of eight short plays by Davie playwright Fred Kaplan, a musician and former entertainment...

24 Hour Runway Show returns to South Beach for third year

24 Hour Runway Show returns to South Beach for third year

It's a staggering thought to wrap your head around: a catwalk caper that starts at 8 p.m. on Friday and doesn't end until 8 p.m. on Saturday.

Mmmmm....You smell like Boca

Mmmmm....You smell like Boca

Can you smell Boca Raton?

Red Shield ReDesign Bash benefits Fort Lauderdale homeless shelter

Red Shield ReDesign Bash benefits Fort Lauderdale homeless shelter

If South Florida is about anything, it's about the makeover.

Meet the models for Delray Beach's fashion week

Meet the models for Delray Beach's fashion week

Delray's Fabulous Fashion Week isn't until January, but the glam gets going this week with a Model Introduction Event, Thursday, Nov. 6.

When it comes to Vivien Leigh, she gives a damn

When it comes to Vivien Leigh, she gives a damn

You think you know Vivien Leigh.

Funkshion Fashion Week Miami Beach runway shows return

Funkshion Fashion Week Miami Beach runway shows return

The runways take off again with Funkshion Fashion Week Miami Beach.

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