7 Can’t Miss Art Basel Pop-Ups
Art Basel Miami Beach is brimming with temporary shopping boutiques. We curate the top spots to fire up your credit cards...
1. Rent From The Runway…On The Cheap!
Armarium, which offers luxury fashion clothing and accessories to rent (um, brilliant), is hitting the beach with a curated collection of statement pieces to take you through Art Basel in style and with the ease of a stylist. The fashion fun takes place Nov. 29 to Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at The Tiger Room within The Raleigh South Beach. The Raleigh, 1775 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
2. Look Cool...While You Break A Sweat
How so? Swim and athleisure designer Hollie Watman will debut “Elements,” her first pop-up shop during Art Basel Miami Beach 2016. Using her love of art and fitness as a source of inspiration for Watman’s “Wonderland” print, the bright flower-filled collection boasts items including a skate deck, bicycle, surfboard, canvas tote bags, fleece sweatshirts, leggings and more. The pop up will take place at the 1 Hotel South Beach on Nov. 29 to Dec. 3 from 8 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 1 Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
3. Crystal Healing Vibez
Yep, you read that right. Crystals are all the rage when it comes to holistic healing. Join Miami’s own Jewelry Designer Joanne Stone as she hosts the Art of Wellness Boutique at 1 Hotel on Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1 Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
4. Don’t Be Basic, Wear This
Parisian label Maison Margiela is launching its first pop-up shop, MM6 Maison Margiela, this particular year. Taking place on Friday, November 11, scoop up the label's unconventional contemporary clothing and accessories line and rest assured you will stand apart from the masses. Maison Margiela, 3930 N.E. 2nd Ave., Design Disrict
5. Listen Up, Cool Kids
Public School New York (think too cool for school duds, natch) will create a pop-up radio installation at The Confidante from December 1 to December 3. The designers will curate a weekend of radio-as-art programming that will take place inside the installation space. The project is titled, WNL Radio. The acronym WNL holds significance for the designers and has been a prominent graphic in their past collections and collaborations. In this instance it stands for “We Need Leaders.” The Confidante, 4041 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
6. Can You Say, "Luxury Garage Sale"?
Ooh la la! The Luxury Garage Sale is hosting a pop-up at Mondrian South Beach. The pop-up will take place in one of the green cabanas on the south side of the property near Mondrian beach and will feature handbags and accessories from top designers including Hermès (including a selection ofBirkin and Kelly Bags), Chanel, Céline and Louis Vuittonalong with jewelry from brands including Chanel and Cartier. The Mondrian, 1100 West Ave., Miami Beach
7. Funky Furniture and Then Some
Once you're done ooh-ing and awe-ing over this four-story leviathan-sized Louis Vuitton store, be sure to check out the maison's installation of Objets Nomads. The collection of curious furniture will be on display at Design Miami from Nov. 30 to Dec. 4 and at the Louis Vuitton Miami Design District Store from Nov. 30 through Jan. 2017. Louis Vuitton, 140 NE 39th St., Design District