The Miami Design District, south of Little Haiti in greater Midtown Miami, features luxury retailers as well as elegant art galleries and trendy cafes. There are now dozens of gorgeous shops and galleries for Craig Robins to enjoy. The following are some of the top stores to visit in the Miami Design District.
There are several incredible, cutting-edge retailers to explore in the Miami Design District, starting with Delpozo. Delpozo features feminine couture for the modern woman. Not only are the clothes beautiful, but the costumer can relax in a store decorated in warm tones and natural light. The deco architecture on the outside of the Louis Vuitton store is sure to draw in curious customers. Once inside shoppers can enter into a travel room with luggage, trunks, and travel accessories. A. Lange & Sonhne is a watchmaker that was established in 1845. Currently, Lange crafts only a few thousand watches each year in platinum and gold.
A store that is art inspired and architecturally as fabulous as the items inside is Chrome Hearts. Approximately 5,000 square feet is devoted to art and art-inspired fashion. Sartorial is an elegant shop catering to men who desire the ultimate in luxury apparel. Sartorial features an area for customizing suits and a shoe salon. Shoppers can also find Burberry, Prada, Giorgio Armani, and Marc Jacobs. The District is expanding and there are several stores that have recently opened or are planning to open in the near future. A few of these include Tom Ford and Zilli.
There are several fabulous galleries, showrooms, and exhibits to explore in the Design District. The Locust Project provides a unique venue for artists to design their own site specific works. Galleria Ca’D’Oro is a contemporary gallery featuring bold Italian art. Other galleries in the area include the Haitian Heritage Museum, the only one of its kind in the States, and Maman Fine Art.
When it’s time to relax what better combination to indulge in than chocolate and wine? The Buena Vista Chocolate & Wine offers exotic delights such as saffron laced truffles. For a Mediterranean meal in an incredible atmosphere guests will love the Mandolin Aegean Bistro. Finally, The Stage is a place to enjoy live art, music, and even film in one place.