Janet Kysia sits on one of two silver, romantic chairs in her storefront, adjusting a black, chunky necklace on her collarbone and explaining that customers have asked if the furniture pieces are for sale—they’re not. But, the three extraordinary chandeliers hanging above the cash register, showroom and corner window at Harbourside Place’s newest boutique, Glitzy Girl, are up for grabs. Kysia, the store founder and owner, hasn’t had any takers just yet, but the store only opened this spring.
At a glance
Seated across the table from me at Café Europe in Palm Beach is my father. On his first trip down to visit me years ago, he makes a fleeting attempt to maintain eye contact with me every few minutes, but it’s apparent I am to play second fiddle to the parade of Palm Beach panache all night. You see, he has the perfect view of the well-heeled, well-dressed couples entering the posh establishment and their equally sleek, stylish cars being valeted outside.
They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but The Four Seasons Resort has reinvented its dining experience with Jové Kitchen & Bar. With new chef Tory Martindale, the 20-year-old resort now offers a modern dining experience centered on fresh, Italian cooking with traditional elements and modern twists.
Something for everyone
ABOUT THE DRINK:
The Famous Strawberry Basil Margarita
3 Fresh strawberries
3 Basil leaves, muddled
1 ½ oz. Casa Noble blanco tequila
½ oz. Cointreau
½ oz. Raspberry infuse simple syrup
½ oz. Brown sugar simple syrup
1 oz. Calaveras secret sour
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Whether at work, home, in a relationship or with friends, the ability to communicate ideas and feelings effectively is invaluable. And, while we can’t necessarily change our IQs, we do have the capacity to enhance emotional intelligence. The term is a catch-all for self-awareness, emotion management, self motivation, self confidence, understanding for others and relations with others.
To most, a suitcase is a place to store socks and a toothbrush during travel. But to Lee Rosenfeld, it’s a 32-year career. Since Luggage & More opened in July, he’s worked as the regional manager to open eight stores between Miami and Orlando including its Palm Beach store, located on the first floor of The Garden’s Mall.
Upon store entry, shoppers discover a maze of luggage displays. There to provide navigational support is Rosenfeld. He explains that the store is sectionalized by brand, and that each brand meets a different traveler’s agenda.