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Perfect Timing, Travel & Taste

Connoisseur’s Difference

Caviar in the snow or surf



spen Highlands Mountain—Aspen’s favorite ski mountain for lack River Caviar and Seabourn Cruise Line those ‘in the know.’ Known for its challenging bowl, no invites connoisseurs to visit them at The Travel + queues on lifts, and the finest alpine dining, Cloud Nine, the Leisure Global Bazaar in New York (September 28th–30th) Highlands is a favorite for locals and ’connoisseurs’. Located at the base of the mountain, The Ritz Carlton offers guests A limited amount of Preferred Passes are available to ski-in/ski-out, ski valet, 24-hour Altima Subscribers upon request. concierge, twice daily maid service, access to state-of-the-art spa and fitness center, ongoing shuttles to Aspen and much more... The true connoisseur will appreciate the dining experience Cloud Nine Bistro has to offer. This intimate restaurant is all about quality and ambiance… not for the masses! Offering spectacular panoramic views of Maroon Bells. Chef Andreas transports you to heaven— reminiscent of the cuisine you would only experience in the Alps— à la St. Moritz and Gstaad— raclette, fondue, bunderfleisch, magret de canard, CAVIAR, and more... Special ACC Connoisseur Package $14,000 per week or $26,000 for the two weeks Available week of Christmas - New Years 2012-2013 Dec. 22– Dec. 29 and/or Dec 29—January 5 3 bedroom (Accommodates 8) Altima offers its members Cornelia 5th Avenue Spa Welcome Basket (value $500) Black River Russian Ossetra Caviar Aperitif at ‘CLOUD NINE’ (value $600) Access to private Clubs in Aspen Regular Price: $16,000 per week (without ACC Perks)

Altima subscribers who will not have the opportunity to attend this special event, but would like to purchase a sample of Black River Caviar’s Russian are invited to a special offer:

Samples as small as 20 grams available with complimentary shipping. Please call 970.547.1542 (Offer is limited) Be sure to mention Altima.

To Right: Ralph Lauren Timepieces, exclusively at Hamilton Jewelers, Palm Beach 215 Worth Ave. Palm Beach, FL 33480 TEL: 561-659-6788


“Inspired by Ralph Lauren’s Bugatti…”


he 45 mm Automotive Model in Stainless Steel —A fusion of iconic style and high performance where form and function become one in the Ralph Lauren Automotive watch, and a play on the designer’s classic Bugatti 57SC Atlantic Coupe. The watch is truly sleek and stylish, can be viewed at Hamilton Jewelers on Worth Avenue. Featuring a manufacture movement RL98295 made by IWC for Ralph Lauren, the manual winding timepiece displays hours, minutes and seconds. It is water resistant to 50m and houses a sapphire crystal case back. Evoking the drama and spirit of the esteemed car, the Automotive watch’s wood dial echoes the dashboard of the Bugatti. A stainless steel link bracelet or black leather strap perfectly complements the masculine architecture of the case. The unique elm burlwood dial makes an immediate bold statement that imitates the feeling of classic grand touring cars.

Innovative additions to new and old Downtown…


avier Bohorquez, is an accomplished photographer and contemporary media artist. Nominated for Best Amateur Photographer of the Year during the 5th Annual Photography Masters Cup (2011), his works, recognized under Jabo (Javier Bohorquez), have been honored in notable publications such as National Geographic’s Top 35 photos (2009), and What Digital Camera Magazine, United Kingdom (2011).

Current exhibition by Sean Erwin

More than just a Gallery


landscape artist by profession, Javier chose Northwood’s eclectic neighborhood, to set roots and provide artists with a hub to exhibit their works, connect with other artists and collectors world wide. Visit Jabo Gallery and make sure you experience the Garden Patio, where his Green Wall and Planter Designs offer visitors a taste of Javier’s magic.

437 Northwood Blvd. West Palm Beach, Fla. 561– 835 8220

A unique dining experience

Click Here to receive information on the Grand Opening of Jabo Gallery Fuku Restaurant Modern Asian Cuisine


he restaurant, Fuku (foo’koo - meaning good fortune, luck), is the latest addition to the Clematis Street dining scene. Since opening its doors just a few weeks ago, Fuku has been the talk around town. Fuku maybe just what Clematis Street needed, a slightly more sophisticated dining spot with a late night lounge option. Upon entering, you can’t help but notice the massive 13-foot-tall golden Buddha reigning over the restaurant. The 4,500 sq. foot space is long and narrow with a large-bar and open-themed dining room with dramatic design features. An entire wall features a traditional Japanese river rock waterfall, three-dimensional wooden panels accentuated with modern and traditional touches.

Photograph taken by Christopher Fay.

FOR RESERVATIONS 561 659 3858 215 Clematis Street, West Palm beach, Fla.

The restaurant owners include veteran restaurateur, Paul Ardaji, who brought two leading chefs to develop a menu that will offer diners a high-end dining experience at affordable prices; Sean Kaplan; and Food Network star, Josh Lyons. The cuisine is Asian fusion with some classics categorized as “Chinatown Traditions” such as Mongolian and Szechuan beef plus Fuku Signature dishes such as spiced angry lobster or the charred grilled Kobe strip steak. The intimate upstairs area features a mini-bar, a few tables set in a modern lounge-like setting with white leather seating, and a 500 gallon jellyfish aquarium. It’s the perfect space for small party or special event. Least we mention one of Fuku's owners includes local legendary DJ Adam Lipson, who can be found spinning from his custom-made booth on the second floor, when he is not helping out on the restaurant floor. -Review by Lucia Bonavita

Season is coming. What’s in your wardrobe?

Emilio Pucci: Fall/Winter 2012-13

Make sure to visit Melissa and her team at Emilio Pucci to complete your wardrobe for this season’s events!

Stylist to the Stars


From the Hamptons to Palm beach


elissa Peverini, is the stylist of choice for celebrities around the globe including Rod Stewart and his wife Penny Lancaster, Paloma Picasso, Julia Koch, and Australian supermodel Kristy Hinze Clark. Not only does Melissa jet-set around the nation to deliver the styling services her high-profile clientele demands, she is also an entrepreneur, a fashionista and brand educator.

150 Worth Avenue · Palm Beach, FL 561 655 7070

earl Carson, superb aesthetician, with a passion for skin, fashion and all things beauty has become Palm Beach’s go-to girl for those who demand the best in facial and complete skin care treatments.

Celebrity Stylist Melissa Peverini, founder of Versi-comb

Melissa’s list of accolades includes: named “Best Colorist in Palm Beach” by Charla Krupp from the Today Show; assisting in print styling in Vogue, Town & Country, and Ocean Drive; and co-hosting an infomercial for Maxiglide . Peverini has also produced her own line of products inspired by the needs of her clients. The Fringe Kit became the premier at-home-bang-trimming kit. Her latest innovation, Versi Products, are on Altima’s list of must haves!! The Versicomb combines the complicated process of combs, brushes, and teasers to give the “salon look”.

Pearl has a background in advanced skin care training with the International Dermal Institute and various renowned skin care therapist across the globe. Pearl has assisted in product formulations and has also formulated an anti aging skin care system. With office headquarters on Worth Avenue, Pearl visits clients in the comfort of their homes. In the summer, Pearl follows her clients to the Hamptons.

I’ve had enough facials in my lifetime to distinguish a ‘facial’ from an ‘extraordinary experience’. Pearl customized my treatment only after carefully examining my skin. I could feel her passion for her work during every minute of the treatment. Her expertise was manifested in the radiant and youthful look I was able to maintain weeks after my extraordinary experience,” says Maribel Alvarez.

For Appointments: 561 452 7709 205 Worth Avenue #307J Palm Beach, Fla. 33480

SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday, November 13th | 5 to 7 p.m.

This Veteran’s Day, show your patriotism by supporting the Friends of the Fisher House


oin us at the cutting-edge new restaurant on Clematis Street, Fuku, for a charitable event benefitting the Friends of the Fisher House, West Palm Beach. The Fisher House provides a ‘home away from home’ for veterans and their families while receiving treatment at the VA Hospital. For an entrance fee of $20, guests will enjoy one free drink, appetizers compliments of Fuku, and a complimentary raffle ticket, qualifying them to win over 10 fabulous prizes in addition to gift certificates by local beauticians, psychics and restaurants. The event will feature a ‘pop up boutique’ by Sasha Lickle and music by co-owner and local celebrity DJ Adam Lipson. Raffle items will include exquisite jewelry by local designers, Cristiana Shields and Sasha Lickle; digital art by Jabo Photography, Psychic Visions by Ava, and gift certificates to favorite restaurants and golf destinations. WPB Friends of Fisher House Fundraising Event Committee Take a peek below… Craig Agranoff (CBS Tech Correspondent), Maribel Alvarez, Robin Bernstein, Javier Bohorquez, Lucia Bonavita, Richard and Diana Horowitz, Jennie Garcia, Bruce Helander, Candace Jorritsma, Arvo Katajisto, Sasha Lickle, Adam Lipson, Neil London, Eileen Louissaint, Tommy Morrison, Alexis Posada, Desmond Price, Michael Price, Robert Riva, Sarah Scheffer, Cristiana Shields, Lori Stoll

Click here to register! ”I am proud to assist the WPB Friends of Fisher House. I am working on a special design, one that represents freedom, compassion and integrity. A tribute to my peers who have committed to serve our country,“ says Cristiana.

Jewelry by Sasha Lickle Designs

Raffle Item: “Moment of Truth” Cristiana has donated the “Moment of Truth”, a design specially crafted in honor of those who have served the United States. The Mookiate dog tag stone pendant is attached to a 16-inch antique gold chain. Mookiate "Shields" against negativity and helps one see opportunities for change or improvement in working practices and reduces the impact of distractions or obstacles. This special stone also helps amplify awareness while offering protection from being overwhelmed. The antique gold Chain associates with the mind and aids logic, memory, concentration, will-power and communication.

To Right: Art Work by Jabo Photography

For more pieces by Cristiana, visit

F Sara Shake, Founder, Exposed PR

Friday, November 9th ounder, Sara Shake, and her team invite you to the Fall 2012 YOU 2.0 Workshop to enhance your business and focus on personal developmental skills. To register, visit:

Hosted by Industry Experts: Laura Robbat Business Coach The Human Capital Group

John Davis, Mental Health Counselor, Han Consulting

Roy Assad, Managing Partner, The Human Capital Group

Corey Saban, Media Expert

Rita Johnson, Managing Partner, Lombardo Partners

Celebrating Fashion and ‘La Dolce Vita’!


Vice Presidents of Hamilton Jewelers, David Kaster and Donnna Bouchard

ashion’s Night out on Worth Avenue was a huge success thanks to the hard work of Marianna Toroyan of Fashion Doctors and the Worth Avenue Association. BRAVO!!! Take a peek at what some of the merchants offered their guests. At Juicy Couture, guests loved the Bangs Bar, where stylist to the stars Melissa Peverini offered complimentary ‘bangs styling’. Other treats included mini massages by Melanie Robertson; oneon-one consultations by renowned aesthetician Pearl Carson and readings by Palm Beach-based psychic Ava of Psychic Visions. Next door, Hamilton Jewelers invited visitors to meet fashion guru Katherine Lande and local beauty Glam Shot: Arvo Katajisto expert Deborah Koepper. Fashion highlights were Ivanka Trump’s Fine Jewelry and elegantly Badgley-Mischka clad models. Both boutiques welcomed guests with the finest wines— La Cacciatora and Lo Scopaio Gran Tuscan wines. Right: Erin O’Brien spruces up her bangs at the on-site ‘Bangs Bar’ with Melissa Peverini, Founder of Versicombs Left: Master beautician Deborah Koepper at work

Dee Wade and Katherine Lande

Ben Stein, Tegan Crawford, Lukas Klessig, Danielle Langella, Zachary Potter

Leslie Holvey– Colasanti and friend.


ice Ristorante continued the celebration by hosting the ‘Après Fashion Soirée’, celebrating ‘La Dolce Vita’ during which, 200 Juicy Couture swag bags filled with Golden Brown Skin Food for sun care by New World Organics, Juicy Couture fragrance, multiple gift certificates and Melissa Peverini’s famous Versi-comb were passed out. Guests enjoyed Dolce Vita Birra, Bice Martinis and a special bar-bite menu prepared by Chef Elmer Sarabia; complimentary mini-palm readings by Palm Beach’s local psychic, Ava of Psychic Visions; a playlist by DJ Adam Lipson and Glam shots’ courtesy of Michael Price and Neil London. With many thanks to Bice Ristorante · La Cacciatora wines · Hamilton Jewelers · Juicy Couture · Melissa Peverini (Versicomb) · New World Organics · Look Skincare by Pearl Carlson · Psychic Visions by Ava · The Backyard Bar · DJ Adam Lipson · Aveda · Vespa Palm Beach

ACC October 2012  

Stylist to the Stars, Friends of the Fisher House, Sasha Lickle Designs, Cristiana Shields, Jabo Photography, Fuku Restaurant

ACC October 2012  

Stylist to the Stars, Friends of the Fisher House, Sasha Lickle Designs, Cristiana Shields, Jabo Photography, Fuku Restaurant