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2016 Spring

Make and Entrance
Often a forgotten space within a home where shoes are tossed and keys are lost, foyers are a unique opportunity to make a bold design statement. Embrace your entrance hall and make a strong first impression.
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Of Light and Land - Artist Teresa Grimes
Bound to try and capture the intangible effect of light upon landscape, Caymanian Artist, Teresa Grimes' oeuvre reflects the loose and fluid style in which she works.
Moskito Island, British Virgin Islands
Set amid emerald isles and turquoise waters in the British Virgin Islands, Sir Richard Branson's latest tropical retreat allows the natural beauty of the location to take centre stage.
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Chersonese, Grand Cayman
A celebration of angles, Chersonese sits proud upon a peninsula stretching out towards the waters of Grand Cayman.
Boggy Sands Club, Grand Cayman
Modern luxury homes, superb recreational facilities, plenty of sustainable features and an ideal beachside location are all part of the package at Boggy Sands Club, the new development from Coen Coleman Ltd.
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Casa Luna, Grand Cayman
Enveloped by lush foliage and connected by meandering paths, Casa Luna's 18 sumptuous villas offer both seclusion and the convenience of resort-style amenities.
The Residences at Seafire, Grand Cayman
Where Luxe Leisure meets Modern Design
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Periwinkle, Grand Cayman - A Place to Live Well
A new real estate development at Grand Harbour, Periwinkle will be much more than a collection of homes. It will be Cayman's first truly sustainable residential community.
VELA, Grand Cayman - Discover the Possibilities
Imagine owning a home in the sought-after South Sound community with beach access, state-of-the-art security and amenities fit for a high-end resort. Davenport Development puts lifestyle first in its latest Grand Cayman development, Vela.
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Arch and Godfrey: LEEDing the Way in Sustainability
For more than 40 years, Arch and Godfrey has been a trusted name in construction in the Cayman Islands. Now they have used their experience and expertise to create a new 'home' of their own. Located on historic Mary Street in George Town, the renovated Arch and Godfrey office pays homage to its Caymanian heritage while incorporating the latest technology to ensure a sustainable future.
Jean-Michel Cousteau
Jean-Michel Cousteau was just seven years old when his father strapped him into the newly-invented Aqua-lung and pushed him gently overboard. That was 70 years ago, and he has been diving ever since.
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Green Giant - James Whittaker
James Whittaker, founder and CEO of GreenTech, is a man on a mission. His goal? To make Cayman a model for the Caribbean region of how sustainable building and renewable energy can, and should, be done.
Wellness Retreats - Caribbean
If sun, sea and sand are not enough to rejuvenate body and soul, think beyond the standard getaway and seek out those special retreats, where your all-round well-being is their only objective.
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WOMEN, WISDOM, WEALTH
Redefine your financial future
Condo vs House Living
There are many decisions to be made before taking the property plunge, but for many the first thing to consider is whether to purchase a freestanding house or a condo.
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The importance of a Home Inspection prior to purchase
Splurge vs Save
Whether there's cash to splash or the budget's tight, these high-impact home furnishings hit the mark.
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Enchanting Eateries, Grand Cayman
Warm ambiences, elegant decor and ocean views subtly, but unmistakably, enhance the dining experience at Grand Cayman's finest restaurants.
Laura Anderton
In five short years, Caymanian milliner Laura Anderton has generated heavy demand for her custom creations, and it's not hard to see why. With a passion for restrained flourishes her elegant toppers add old world whimsy and sophistication to any outfit.
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Postcard from The Bahamas
A beach-bum's paradise with scattered islands, beguiling waters and sizzling shorelines, The Exumas are a 120-mile long archipelago of 356 cays. Go with the flow of the reggae rhythm, dive into the luminous, cyan-blue ocean, bask on secluded sandy beaches or swoon over the sapphire sea and breath-taking beauty. Whatever you decide - if you can drag yourself away from your sun-lounger, you'll see that in The Exumas, the beach is just the beginning.
Editor's Obsessions - Spring 2016
Knockout style with neon pink Manila Boxing Gloves from Elizabeth Weinstock. An avid boxer herself, these made-to-order mitts are crafted from anaconda snakeskin and only get better with age much like the lucky lady who wears them.
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Shore Thing - Swimwear
Eschew trends and find the style that best flatters your body from these under-the-radar swimwear lines.
Crazy for Coconut Oil
Benefit your body in multiple ways by embracing the natural healing properties of virgin coconut oil. Derived from the meat of mature coconuts, this tropical oil is composed of medium-chain-length fatty acids (lauric acid), which have proven health benefits. So get crackin'!
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The Sunshine City - Miami
In the last decade the city of Miami has changed dramatically. Now less Miami Vice and more Miami nice, it has evolved into a sizzling hot spot with world-renowned culture, arts, food and design.
Roll Out
We've all heard about warp and weft, hand-knotted, flat-woven, tufted and hooked, but what does that actually mean when choosing a rug? Here we breakdown the four main categories so you can cut the clutter and get floored.
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Design Den
Spring 2016
Spice it up!
Scotch Bonnet
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Gift-It
Must-Haves, Spring 2016
A Touch of Glass
Elegant wine glasses are a pleasure both to look at and to sip from, but quality stemware is about more than aesthetic appeal. What should one look for in a wine glass? Here below, our guide to finding the right glass for the right wine.
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Kitchen Confidential
Spring 2016
Put a Ring on It
The History of Engagement Rings.
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Beach Towels
Must-Haves, Spring 2016
ISY B. FUSES FASHION WITH TECHNOLOGY
Beat the summer heat in style, luxury Caribbean fashion brand from the Cayman Islands, Isy B. is the first designer to incorporate technology in its high fashion collections ensuring that you stay feeling cool and fresh at your next outdoor summer party.
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