April 5, 2007

The Best Shopping in Miami

By Verdict Staff

Miracle Mile, Miami

Considering that Miami is known for its beautiful people, it’s no surprise that there are many varied shopping areas in the city.

Ranging from malls to boutiques, and with top designers aplenty, the Miami shopping experience is for the fashion conscious. Typically of the city, the different shops are well known for their celebrity clientele and shoppers more concerned about style than cost. Located in relaxing, convivial surroundings, Miami shopping has everything for the Elite Traveler.

Bal Harbour Shops

Bal HARBOUR SHOPS

Situated in the Bal Harbour area to the north of Miami beach, Bal Harbour Shops is quite simply the place to go for retail fun and relaxation.

Symbolizing luxury and class, with all the high-end designers you could wish for, Bal Harbour Shops are the perfect destination for a lunchtime or evening meander with your credit card. So whether you’re for world-class quality, or something special to sparkle in when you head out for the evening, make this your retail destination.

+1 305 866 0311

9701 Collins Avenue, Bal Harbour, 33154

www.balharbourshops.com

Barneys Co–Op

Sleek sister shop to the famous Barney’s in New York, this is one of Miami’s finest retail outlets.

With a design list including A.L.C., Alexander Wang, Gant by Michael Bastian, L’Agence, Rag & Bone, Shipley & Halmos and celebrity shoppers such as Naomi Campbell, Penélope Cruz and Nicole Richie, Barneys is the place to go to for top fashion.

+1 305 421 2010 832

Collins Avenue 33139

www.barneys.com

Miracle Mile

Miracle Mile, Miami

For those who prefer to shop outside of malls, and find department stores slightly overbearing, retail therapy at Miracle Mile is the perfect solution.

The area is famed for its bridal boutiques, with clients arriving from all over the world to plan their weddings. Offering luxury lingerie, jewelers, furniture, antiques and much more, Miracle Mile is a great place to shop if you’re looking for something different, and with plenty of restaurants and coffee shops in the area, shoppers can take regular pit stops while flexing their plastic.

Miracle Mile, 220 Miracle Mile, Ste 234, Coral Gables, Florida 33134 www.shopcoralgables.com

Intermix

As the name suggests, Intermix provides discerning fashionistas with a wide range of the latest European and American fashion styles next to some of the industry’s biggest names: Alexander McQueen, Chloé, Diane Von Furstenberg and Michael Kors.

Celebrity shoppers include Rihanna, Kim Kardashian and Kate Hudson.

634 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33139

www.intermixonline.com

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Saks Fifth Avenue has been one of the city’s pre-eminent high-end department stores since it opened in the 1920s.

Situated in the Dadeland Mall, Saks buzzes with brands such as Gucci, Lulu Guinness, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton.

+1 305 662 8655

Dadeland Mall, 7687 North Kendall Drive, Miami, Florida 33156

www.saksfifthavenue.com

SCOOP

Sister shop to the New York store, Scoop is a boutique located in the Shore Club Hotel, and features big-name designers including Diane Von Furstenberg, Helmut Lang, Marc Jacobs, Paul Smith, Malo and Jimmy Choo.

There’s also the possibility that you might see actress Cameron Diaz, as she’s been known to shop here.

+1 305 532 5929

The Shore Club Hotel, 1901 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33139

www.scoopnyc.com

FASHION & ACCESSORIES

 A.P.C BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.apc.fr
AKRIS NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.akris.ch
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN BARNEYS CO-OP SAKS FIFTH AVENUE INTERMIX Website: www.alexandermcqueen.com
ARMANI COLLEZIONI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.giorgioarmani.com
ARMANI EXCHANGE Phone: +1 305 531 5900 Address: 760 Collins Avenue, Miami 33139 Website: www.armaniexchange.com
BCBG MAXAZRIA Phone: +1 305 673 9997 Address: 744 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Florida 33139 Website: www.bcbg.com
BOTTEGA VENE TA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.bottegaveneta.com
BRIONI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.brioni.com
BURBERRY SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.burberry.com
CAROLINA HERRERA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.neimanmarcus.com
CATHERINE MALANDRINO INTERMIX Website: www.catherinemalandrino.com
CÉLINE SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.celine.com
CHLOÉ INTERMIX SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.chloe.com
CHRISTIAN LACROIX NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.christian-lacroix.fr
COMME DES GARÇONS BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.comme-des-garcons.com
CUSTO-BARCELONA NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709-4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.custo-barcelona.com
CYNTHIA RO WLEY SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.cynthiarowley.com
D&G SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.dolcegabbana.com
DIANE VON FURSTEN BERG SCOOP Website: www.dvf.com
DIOR SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.dior.com
DKNY SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.dkny.com
DONNA KARAN SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.donnakaran.com
DUNHILL SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.dunhill.com
ELLEN TRACY SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.ellentracy.com
EMILIO PUCCI NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.emiliopucci.com
ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.zegna.com
ESCADA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.escada.com
ETRO SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.etro.com
FAÇONNABLE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive. Miami 33156 Website: www.faconnable.com
FENDI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.fendi.com
GIORGIO ARMANI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.giorgioarmani.com
GIVENCHY SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.givenchy.com
GUCCI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.gucci.com
HUGO BOSS SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.hugoboss.com
JOHN VARVATOS SCOOP BARNEYS CO-OP SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.johnvarvatos.com
LA PERLA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.laperla.it
LORO PIANA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.loropiana.com
LOUI S VUITTON DADELAND MALL Phone: +1 305 662 8655 Address: 7687 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.louisvuitton.com
LUCIEN PELLAT-FINET SCOOP Website: www.lucienpellat-finet.com
LULU GUINESS SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.luluguinness.com
MARC JACOBS SCOOP SAKS FIFTH AVENUE BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.marcjacobs.com
MARNI Phone: +1 305 764 3357 Address: 3930 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Suite 100, Miami 33137 Website: www.marni.com
MATTHEW WILLIAMSON At INTERMIX Website: www.matthewwilliamson.com
MICHAEL KORS SCOOP At SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.michaelkors.com
MISSONI SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.missoni.it
MIU MIU SAKS FIFTH AVENUE BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.miumiu.com
MONIQUE LHUILLIER NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.moniquelhuillier.com
MOSCHINO SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.moschino.com
NANETTE LEPORE SCOOP SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.nanettelepore.com
NARCISO RODRIGUEZ NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.narcisorodriguez.com
OSCAR DE LA RENTA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.oscardelarenta.com
PAUL & JOE BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.paulandjoe.com
PAUL SMITH SCOOP SAKS FIFTH AVENUE BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.paulsmith.co.uk
PHILLIP LIM 3.1 SCOOP NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.31philliplim.com
PHILOSOPHY ALBERTA FERRETTI BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.albertaferretti.com
PRADA SAKS FIFTH AVENUE BARNEYS CO-OP Website: www.prada.com
RALPH LAUREN Phone: +1 305 672 7750 Address: 740 Collins Avenue, South Beach, Miami 33139 Website: www.ralphlauren.com
ROBERTO CAVALLI NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.robertocavalli.com
SAL VATORE FERRAGA MO SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156} Website: www.salvatoreferragamo.it
SONIA RYKIEL NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.soniarykiel.com
ST JOHN KNITS SAKS FIFTH AVENUE NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.stjohnknits.com
STELLA MCCARTNEY SCOOP NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.stellamccartney.com
TOD’S SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.tods.com
TOMMY HILFIGER TOMMY HILFIGER Phone: +1 305 597 3770 Address: Dolphin Mall, 11401 NW 12th Street, Miami 33172 Website: www.tommy.com
VALENTINO SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.valentino.it
VANESSA BRUNO SCOOP Website: www.vanessabruno.com
YVES SAINT LAURENT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Website: www.ysl.com
ZAC POSEN NORDSTROM Phone: +1 786 709 4100 Address: Dadeland Mall, 7239 North Kendall Drive, Miami 33156 Website: www.zacposen.com habour shops