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Karen Quiñones really racks up airline miles in shopping the world for En Avance. Currently catering to women only, the 20-year-old mainstay officially celebrates with weekly events throughout November. (Keep an eye out for New York jewelry designer Susanna Galanis Age of Gods spring 2014 trunk show later this year) In the meantime, shop the signatures including Majestic leggings that dont stay in stock, her one-and-only denim brand MiH and Anna Baigueras ultra comfy ballerina flats. Milan import Anjunas cotton muslin and linen maxi dresses and voluminous tops with metallic hand-embroidery debut this fall. Its modern hippie, says Quiñones, and fits perfectly within a well-rounded wardrobe that starts with her Kiki de Montparnasse lingerie layered with Avius embellished sweatshirts, and silk crepe tuxedo joggers by Jean-Paul Knott. Besides these pieces, I recommend picking up anything in an engineered print. 161 NE 40th Street, Miami Design District; 305-576-0056; enavance.net.
Oxygene has stuck around Bal Harbour Shops for 30 years because its got the goods (Balmain, LWren Scott, Isabel Marant). Lately, a London fog has also been rolling into this Parisian powerhouse. Our body-conscious clientele is going crazy over Britain-based David Komas futuristic dresses with panels of laser-cut leather and organza, says co-owner Shayne Cohen, who also shows the love for local designers like Uli Herzner. Tourists really appreciate taking a bit of Miami home. Falls must-have pieces are haute sweatshirts with witty, often racy, sayings by Christopher Kane and Alexander Wang. This season, regulars of Loree Rodkin and Repossi jewelry trunk shows are discovering AS29 designed by a fourth-generation diamond dealer. Hooking them young, the store holds many local exclusives on childrens designer collections as well. 9700 Collins Avenue, Bal Harbour; 305-864-0202; oxygeneboutique.com.
Ever since a trio of fashion insiders launched the Webster in its namesake former Art Deco hotel in 2009, the mens and womens multi-level emporium has dazzled Prada-wearing devils worldwide. Today, founder Laure Heriard-Dubreuil helms her chic ship solo, overseeing a nonstop swirl of soirees, collections and collaborations with everyone from the likes of Target to this falls exclusive azure blue and coral hues for Rag & Bones Pilot bags. Shes also wild about Aurelie Bidermanns tribal jewelry, whose horn mimics ivory, and the British invasion including digital print masters Peter Pilotto and Mary Katrantzou. For subtle sex appeal, check out ATTOs silver sequin turtleneck paired with a knee-length number with a serious side slit. The magic is the whole skirt is held together by one giant military button, says Heriard-Dubreuil. 1220 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach; 305-674-7899; thewebstermiami.com.