Meet Aloft Hotels’ Botlr, the first-ever robotic butler with a gig at a major hotel brand. The eager-to-please R2D2-esque little fella, who is utilized to make runs to guest rooms and deliver anything from a toothbrush to a beach towel, touched down in Miami last week and will be staying at the newly opened Aloft South Beach for the next couple of weeks. He’s not averse to posing for selfies, so don’t be shy. Follow Miami.com on Periscope to see Botlr in action.
These days, everyone is pressed for time. Even while relaxing. A beauty company has made life a little easier. Jergens WetSkin Moisturizers are a game-changing way to intensely hydrate skin because these babies (four in all) dry instantly upon contact. The revolutionary formula goes – and stays — on right after the shower/bath/pool/ocean/etc., and not down the drain. At drugstores. www.jergens.com
The Kardashians/Jenners visited St. Barths last weekend. How do we know? By their endless posts, of course. One cute share: Kylie put a picture on Instagram with nephew Mason and his custom SuperME Safari Cape Backpack, part of a collection of personalized superhero-inspired products that put the “fun” into functionality. $39.90. supermehero.com
Upgrading your pad and need a dash of luxury at your feet? Instanbul-based Nakkas carries way authentic, handmade Turkish rugs that pass the Oprah step-and-repeat test. Another (random, old school) fan: Cliff Richard. For nontraditionalists, some of the company’s contemporary styles are bold, bright and could fit into many a South Florida home’s decor. Info: nakkasrug.com