• Soho Beach House Summer Playlist

    By Sara Bliss on June 4, 2012
    Every few years or so, South Beach has a new reigning hotel. Right now, the place to stay is Soho Beach House, the sunny outpost of the hip member’s only social club founded in London. If you want to experience perks that otherwise only come with an invitation-only membership, you can check in to any Soho House as a hotel […]
  • Chic Dining at Cecconi’s

    By Sara Bliss on December 21, 2010
    One of the cooler design trends that I’ve been seeing is a more innovative approach to dining room seating. It’s no longer about the standard matching sets of chairs around a table. Instead, the dining room is being reborn with a mix of chair styles, alternating fabrics, or an unexpected combination of chairs and upholstered pieces. It’s a more relaxed […]
  • Swank Style at The Soho Beach House

    By Sara Bliss on November 16, 2010
    The latest stateside spinoff of Soho House, the exclusive member’s only club with outposts in London, New York, and L.A, has launched in trendy South Beach. While Soho Beach House members get to enjoy the private beach club, screening room, and two pools, you can also gain access by staying as a hotel guest in the new 50 room property. […]
  • Design Lessons From The Betsy Hotel

    By Sara Bliss on November 4, 2010
    A welcome contrast to the contemporary minimalist style that has taken over South Beach, the recently revamped Betsy Hotel is an oasis of classic colonial chic. Plantation shutters, dark wood furniture, potted palms, and a crisp and calming color palette are given a fresh spin in the landmarked Georgian property on Ocean Drive. Symmetry Rules: The furniture arrangement in The Betsy’s […]