City Cool: Our Town

A few ideas to get you through the rising temperature.

Downward Dog Days of Summer: Here’s one way to beat the summer heat: a wellness retreat with California yogi Eric Paskel. The EAU Spa in Palm Beach welcomes Paskel and his reputation for playing loud rock ’n’ roll music for its first-ever EAUmmm Yoga Rocks Retreat from August 11-13. Sessions will Zen out to ’80s hits, and there’s even a class that will challenge students to execute all movements while remaining in one spot—for two hours!

Perfectly Parisian

No one knows fashion quite like the French, and The New York Times best-selling author Ines de la Fressange has made it her mission to introduce the Parisian sense of beauty to the rest of the world. De la Fressange brings her distinct style to the beautifully bound Parisian Chic Weekly Desk Planner 2018 (Rizzoli USA), being released this July and filled with a year’s worth of advice on how to be your most elegant self.

Coral Sands


One of Harbour Island’s grand dames is looking fresher than ever. The Coral Sands Hotel has just gone through a major renovation, including the addition of three beachfront guest cottages, a 55-foot infinity lap pool and two new hotel buildings that offer three guest suites in each. Hotel guests will also notice a modern island vibe when checking into the lobby, or enjoying a drink at the bar.

French Fare

Aventura-Mall-Anne-Fontaine-Venice-magazine-Fort-LauderdaleRenowned French designer Anne Fontaine, known for her iconic crisp white shirts, recently debuted her Aventura Mall boutique. Shoppers get a dose of French styling with the brand’s ready-to-wear women’s line, handbags and more. Très chic!

Pearl PowerCity-Cool-Our-Town-Venice-Fort-Lauderdale-Fashion-Shoes-Ring-Paris-Eau-Spa-Garden-PearlNo walk down the aisle is complete without the perfect shoe. Stuart Weitzman has been marrying comfort and glamour for more than 30 years, and the designer’s new Morepearls sandal, adorned with gold accents and glittery pearls, will have you saying “I do” to timeless style.




The Ritratto collection includes a series of rings, earrings and pendants.

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Italian fine jeweler Pomellato launches its latest collection, Ritratto. Italian for “portrait,” Ritratto honors the sleek contours and stones of opulence that reinterpret the classic portrait cut, characterized by large stones shaped with step-cuts. The collection, which can be found at Pomellato’s new boutique at the Aventura Mall, incorporates artisanal methods of torsion to create an experience that emphasizes quality and quantity. How do you say “brilliant” in Italian?

Originally appeared in the Summer 2017 Issue.