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Naples Illustrated

Naples Illustrated November 2016

An expertly curated, luxuriously produced compendium of all things Naples, Naples Illustrated brings to life personalities and takes you inside the exclusive homes, parties and interests of the world’s most affluent and influential people.

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Palm Beach Media Group North LLC
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culture city

It is no surprise we live in Paradise. Naples has received so many rounds of public applause for being among the best places to live that I have lost count. Yes, one of the obvious reasons is our beautiful beaches, but there is much more to Naples’ charm than a stunning coastline. What appears to attract—and keep—people in our area is the everexpanding cultural scene. Especially for a small town, there is a big-time focus on the arts that continues to expand in the region. For example, we now have two annual international film festivals, with Center for the Arts Bonita Springs launching the latest one last year. During the summer, the long-anticipated Southwest Florida Performing Arts Center opened its doors in Bonita Springs as well. Meanwhile, a multitude of enduring…

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AUTUMN’S UP For those of us living in the subtropics, the change of seasons is marked by a shift in flavors. With both cooler weather and Thanksgiving on the way, now is a great time to brew a batch of celebratory cocktails. Try this classic recipe for sweet, spiced mulled wine, perfect for autumn parties. recipe Ingredients (serves 5) 1 bottle of dry, fruity red wine (Merlot recommended) 1/4 cup brandy 1/3 cup honey or sugar 2 star anises 8 whole cloves 8 allspice berries 8-10 pomegranate seeds, crushed 1 orange, zested, juiced, and sliced into rounds 5 additional orange slices for garnish 5 cinnamon sticks for garnish FOR MORE SAVORY COCKTAIL RECIPES, VISIT NAPLESILLUSTRATED.COM/SPICEDSIPS Combine all ingredients (except garnishes) in a large pot or saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until sugar or honey dissolves. Reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes. To serve, pour through a…

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naples illustrated super men celebration

See more of who's been out and about. Visit “PARTIES” at naplesillustrated.com…

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q&a nancy lopez

When PGA Hall of Fame golfer Nancy Lopez first met Diana Riley at lunch during the CME Group Tour Championship at TwinEagles in 2012, Lopez recalls being impressed by the Naples resident’s passion. Riley founded Swinging With Purpose, a nonprofit that works with area golf clubs to raise dollars for local charities. In 2013, the golf legend, who found Riley’s powers of persuasion irresistible, got involved in Swinging With Purpose’s first fundraiser, benefiting The Shelter for Abused Women & Children. She’s come to Naples every year since to take part in SWP events. We talked with Lopez, who comes to Naples for two fundraisers this month, the Battle of the Sexes, in which she and pro golfer Chris DiMarco will captain teams of men and women in a fun competition,…

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Palm à la Mode Roger Vivier discovered magic in the moonlight for its new couture collection, Midnight Rendez-Vous. A celebration of the night, these exotic evening bags and shoes evoke the spirit of after-hours revelry, juxtaposing dark undertones with vibrant details reminiscent of birds and feathers. The Palmiers bag ($1,900) and open-toe sandals ($2,900), for example, feature green sequins and glitzy embellishments sure to illuminate the night with a tropical charm. Turn the page for more festive garb suitable for luxe island living. CLUB TROPICANA This season’s resort collections look toward tropical islands Style Notes RAINBOW BRIGHT: Look for accents with an array of vibrant colors—the more the merrier CHA CHA CHA: Lace-ups, fringe, and bright embellishments will take your look up a notch MORE IS MORE: Don’t shy away from wearing more than one statement accessory…

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pick a petal

The rose is one of nature’s most perfect flowers. It has an intoxicating scent and a number of beauty benefits: It is calming, moisturizing, toning, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial. Add the power of rose to your routine with: Shiva Rose Radiant Rose Water facial mist ($75, beautyhabit.com); R.L. Linden & Co. Whole Lotta Roses probiotic powdered mask ($56, beautyhabit.com); Leonor Greyl Baume Bois de Rose sculpting hair balm ($49, leonorgreyl-usa.com); By Terry Cellularose Liftessence Oil Elixir for lifting and firming ($140, net-a-porter.com); Jo Malone Velvet Rose & Oud Body Crème ($90, Saks Fifth Avenue); and Les Parfums de Rosine La Rose de Rosine ($140 for 100 ml, beautyhabit.com).…