Fourth of July, family barbecues, pool parties—it's outdoor party season. And just as you'd dress up your LBD with a fetching statement necklace and arm party, it's time to spruce up the yard with home accents sure to grab your guests' attention. A stop in at Team 7 in the Miami Design District for MissoniHome's latest collection is just what you need to make the grass a little greener in your big backyard.

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How many fashion/design/art districts in the world can boast a nationally-celebrated senior high school on their doorstep. Not too many. The Miami Design District is the home to the Design and Architecture Senior High School (called DASH), ranked by US News and World Report as the 15th best public high school in the nation (2009) and the 16th best last year.

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1. Duncan Quinn's Cask Chronicles double-decker bus has rolled into the Miami Design District bringing cocktail events and a bespoke men's pop-up shop. RSVP: caskchronicles@duncanquinn.com 

Let's take a stroll down one of the most fashionable memory lanes in history. It's called IMPACT: CFDA at 50 and highlights the best American designers of the last 50 years. First hosted at FIT last year, the exhibit has made its why south and is spending winter in Boca, the Boca Musuem of Art to be exact. You can purchase tickets online. "Each living designer selected to participate in the exhibition has chosen a single object or ensemble that best represents his or her impact on the fashion world." Designers included in the exhibition are Michael Kors, Donna Karan, Norma Kamali, Francisco Costa / Calvin Klein, Vera Wang, and Diane von Furstenberg. This exhibit runs through April 21rst. 

It's said that no matter what, everyone always seems to migrate towards the kitchen. That's why we're excited to have Boffi join the neighborhood. Boffi has opened on the corner of NE 2nd Ave and 38th Street. The Italian brand which spans over seven decades is renowned for its kitchens, bathrooms, and closets.