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Miami in Color with M Missoni

Julia Friedman poses in M Missoni at the Nautilus in South Beach, Miami, Florida.

My colorful, mid-week getaway to paradise with M Missoni & some amazing gals


South Beach, Miami has been a favorite city of mine since the first time I stepped onto the beautiful white sand beaches and felt the warm sun on my skin. Tropical and not too far from Los Angeles, when I got the invitation to spend a week there with M Missoni, I didn’t think twice before saying yes!

When I arrived at the beautiful villa on Sunset Island that we were staying in, I found my favorite pieces from the new collection waiting for me, it was a dream! Even though we all work in the same field, the other girls who were all so creative and different from myself, it was so refreshing.

[one_half padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]Julia Friedman wearing M Missoni dress and Pared Eyewear on Sunset Island in Miami, Florida.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]M Missoni Miami Julia Friedman[/one_half_last]

We relaxed the first evening and got to know each other while watching the Floridian sunset. The next morning we were picked up and taken to the M Missoni store in the Aventura Mall where we were treated to shopping and brunch in the store! I wanted everything all the clothing! Each piece was so beautifully constructed and unique, I couldn’t help but choose both a bag and a dress!

Brunch at the M Missoni Store in the Aventura Mall in Miami, Florida.

After brunch, we went to the Nautilus in South Beach for a beach side lunch and some time to soak up the sun! It was hot and humid but we had that nice seaside breeze which made it perfectly bearable!

[one_half padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]Julia Friedman in South Beach, Miami wearing M Missoni.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]Julia Friedman in South Beach, Miami wearing M Missoni.[/one_half_last]

Once we had enough sun, we headed back to the house to chill and shower, and then we went to the Miami Beach Edition, one of my favorite hotels,  for dinner, bowling, and ice skating! It was a perfect day and epic night!

[one_half padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]Julia Friedman poses in M Missoni at the Nautilus in South Beach, Miami, Florida.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”2px 2px 2px 2px”]Julia Friedman poses in M Missoni at the Miami Beach Edition in South Beach, Miami, Florida.[/one_half_last]Bowling alley in the Basement of the Miami Beach Edition Hotel.

 On our last day, we woke up to do mediation, which I loved, and then sat down to enjoy a gorgeous colorful and healthy breakfast by Addy of Vibrant and Pure.  Is is possible for things to taste and look as good as they are?! Because if so, this was one of those times! I loved her take on an avocado toast and I got to try her “Unicorn Toast,”check out her Instagram to see what I’m talking about @VibrantandPure.

[one_half padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Unicorn Toast in Miami by Vibrant and Pure.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Breakfast in Miami with Missoni by Vibrant and Pure.[/one_half_last]

I then got ready to hit the beach with Veronica, while the rest of the girls stayed back and chilled at the house. It was crazy how many people were on the beach on a Wednesday at 11AM in April! We took some photos and found the American flag lifeguard stand she had been hoping to find! All the lifeguard stands were painted pretty colors and some even had cool designs! Seriously everything this trip was colorful and aligned perfectly with M Missoni’s summer collection!

[one_half padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Julia Friedman and Veronia Ferraro in Miami wearing M Missoni.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Julia Friedman and Veronia Ferraro in Miami wearing M Missoni.[/one_half_last]

Just around 4PM a yacht came to pick us up from our dock, (PS: just re-read that four times and had to remind myself that yes, this is real life) and take us around the marina and bay for a sunset cruise. I had so much fun laughing and sharing cheese plates with all of the girls! We docked at Seaspice to eat an amazing seafood dinner. My favorite was the Coconut Salmon Ceviche and the Tres Leches cake!

[one_half padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]M Missoni takes Julia Friedman, Tessa Barton, and Laurie Ferraro to Miami.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]On a yacht in Miami with M Missoni[/one_half_last]

Yachting in M Missoni in Miami.

[one_half padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Dinner setting at Seaspice Miami.[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Dinner at Seaspice with M Missoni in Miami.[/one_half_last]

 Thank you M Missoni for the unforgettable, beautiful trip.

M Missoni in Miami [one_half padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Julia Friedman wearing M Missoni In South Beach, Miami[/one_half] [one_half_last padding=”1px 1px 1px 1px”]Sunset Island, Miami with M Missoni[/one_half_last]

 

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5 Comments

  • Reply
    Emily Singer
    April 10, 2017 at 8:47 AM

    GORGEOUS, ALWAYS.

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    Emmy Tendler
    April 10, 2017 at 8:48 AM

    Vibes!!!!! All of the prettiest colors, this makes me crave a new vacation 😜

    • Reply
      Julia Friedman
      April 10, 2017 at 9:26 AM

      ahhhh!! Thank you!! Let’s go 😉

  • Reply
    Ewa Macherowska
    April 10, 2017 at 9:37 AM

    Always love your photos <3

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    Shloka
    April 18, 2017 at 2:18 PM

    This sounds like an unforgettable experience! The colours, the outfits, the place! It’s so beautiful!

    x
    Shloka
    http://thesilksneaker.com

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