MISSONI BAIA’S 249 BAYFRONT RESIDENCES CELEBRATE THE TIMELESS APPEAL OF WATERFRONT LIVING IN RELAXED, MODERN STYLE. IT CUTS A PROMINENT FIGURE ON THE MIAMI SKYLINE AND ON EAST EDGEWATER’S WATERFRONT. MISSONI BAIA SOARS 57 FLOORS INTO THE AIR AND SPANS AN IMPRESSIVE 200 FEET ALONG BISCAYNE BAY.

ANGELA MISSONI CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF THIS NEW GENERATION

The Missoni brand is very much synonymous with the Missoni family. Angela Missoni, the founding couple’s daughter, took over from Rosita as the firm’s creative director in 1997 and now leads the legendary label. As the creative force behind the entire house of Missoni, Angela has taken the company in new directions while remaining true to its heritage. She developed a new way to approach the Missoni image and communications, establishing a new position for the brand in the world of fashion. Angela has initiated new and important collaborations with talents like Carine Roitfeld, Mario Testino, Edward Enninful, Mario Sorrenti, Mert and Marcus, and Juergen Teller, Viviane Sassen, Mark Borthwick and Harley Weir. Most recently she has worked with Oscar-winning Italian director Paolo Sorrentino and actress, model and philanthropist Elisa Sednaoui to launch the latest Missoni fragrance worldwide.

Through the decades, Angela has been involved in projects that focus on reinforcing global awareness of the brand, and the growth of the family business. Amid that work emerged the study of the latest concept for the Missoni boutiques worldwide. For this, Angela worked closely with world-famous architect Patricia Urquiola. Together they created an organic environment that plays on various tones and textures, in order to give maximal visibility to the strong aesthetic of all the Missoni collections, elements of which ultimately become protagonists in a space.
The influential magazine Women’s Wear Daily has praised Missoni’s designs under her creative direction: “Angela Missoni is the scion of a decades-old family dynasty, but she’s still breaking new ground.” Now Angela and OKO Group have come together to bring the singular Missoni style to life in the brand’s first-ever residential development.



LOBBY LEVEL

Triple ceiling height in lobby reception

Personal concierge and 24-hour front desk attendant

Package room for deliveries

Valet parking service

Indoor bayside lounge

Outdoor bayside terrace

Extensive landscaping of outdoor terraces for privacy

Baywalk access overlooking the bay

5TH FLOOR

Hair and nail salon

Kids’ club and indoor play-area

Pet spa

On-site building manager’s office

Resident game room with billiard table, bar, large video screen and lounge seating

6TH FLOOR
Expansive outdoor deck with multiple lounge seating areas

Bayside terrace with cantilevered pool overlooking the bay

Indoor bay-terrace lounge with double ceiling height

Resident private dining and party room

Private screening room

7TH FLOOR
1,700 square-foot gym with 180° views of the bay 

Private yoga studio

Private training room 

Men’s and women’s locker rooms

Expansive residents’ only spa with men’s and women’s sauna and steam rooms, and private massage treatment rooms with showers

7TH FLOOR, POOL DECK
Outdoor bridge connecting the seventh-floor building amenities to pool deck

Olympic-length lap pool

Lounge pool

Outdoor whirlpool spa

Poolside daybeds

Kids’ splash-pad water play area

Children’s play lawn

Outdoor barbeque and bar cabana for al fresco dining

Two poolside resident lounges

Men’s and women’s private locker rooms

Elevated tennis court


BISCAYNE BAY WATERFRONT VIEWS IN EVERY DIRECTION

The panoramic views from Missoni Baia sweep in all directions, revealing Biscayne Bay, Downtown Miami, Miami Beach and the Atlantic Ocean.


Missoni Baia was thoughtfully designed to ensure that its 249 one- to five-bedroom condominium homes, ranging in size from 776 to 3,788 square feet (72 to 352 square meters), all have sweeping views of the city, the bay, Miami Beach, or the Atlantic Ocean.

Located at the nexus of the city’s most creative, culturally rich neighborhoods, East Edgewater speaks to the passion for art and the embrace of the carefree, casually luxurious good life that are at the core of the Missoni philosophy. The luxury Edgewater Miami condos are nestled between Biscayne Bay and the dynamic Design District—making it central to everything one needs.


SHOPPING

The world’s most iconic luxury brands have set up shop in the art-filled environs of the Design District. Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Loewe, Officine Panerai, Rolex, Tom Ford, Dior, and Christian Louboutin are just a few of the internationally renowned boutiques in Miami’s most exciting shopping destination.


The Living green walls are panels of plants, grown vertically using hydroponics, on structures that can be either free-standing or attached to walls. Living green walls are also referred to as vertical gardens, green walls, living walls or ecowalls.
When and where was the living green wall invented?


This amazing idea for living green walls was first patented by Stanley Hart White in 1938, however it is Patrick Blanc’s name that resounds through the industry. After creating one of the most famous green walls at the Musee du Quai Branly in Paris, he was designated the godfather of the ‘vegetal wall’, sparking a revolution in sustainable architecture. 


As the concrete jungles expand around the globe and pollution increases, the application of living green walls are a asset to help create balance between men and forests. Incorporating carefully chosen selections of plants into cutting edge design, living green walls have been devised to help restore the natural balance.

Benefits of Vertical Gardens

Vertical Gardens offer economic, environmental and physiological benefits:
Building Profile & Beautification
Air Quality

Biodiversity & Habitat

Acoustic Buffering

Biophilic Design and Our Health

Green walls are organized into panel and tray systems or freestanding walls, meaning there is a wall suitable for any space.

Panel systems, like Sage and Prowall, have plants pre-grown into the panels and can be used inside or out, and in any climate.

VersaWall is a tray system, which is popular for indoor displays. Plants are pre-grown off-site and inserted into the wall, which offers a great degree of versatility that can be exploited to cover entire surfaces or designed as living art.

Freestanding walls are most commonly used indoors and are most easily changed, either by changing the location or changing the plants.




A recent study into the effectiveness of green infrastructure for improving air quality in urban street canons (the gaps between large buildings), found living green walls can have a big impact. These gaps are hotspots for harmful pollutants, such as nitrogen dioxide and particulate matter, but living green walls have been shown to reduce levels by 40% and 60% respectively.

Plants have long been used to reduce noise levels on freeways and other noisy roadways across North America and Europe. Living green walls expand on this idea. Vegetation naturally blocks high frequency sounds while the supporting structure can help to diminish low-frequency noise.

Exterior living walls give buildings protection, not just from temperature fluctuations but also by diverting water away from walls during heavy rain and providing protection from UV radiation.


Where Vertical Gardens are Used

Living walls are exceptionally versatile. They can be attached to virtually any vertical structure, old or new. They can also be free-standing space dividers, providing beauty, sound-proofing and security. Typical uses include:

Exteriors + Interiors

Retail + Office Environments

Residential Projects

Industrial Buildings

Tennis Courts and Golf Courses

Stadiums and Arenas

Hotels and Restaurants

Schools and Hospitals

Highway Improvements

Parking Structures

Living Tapestrys on Walls

Fencing

Roof Top Gardens

Creating Enclosures

Security

Privacy Screening

Graffiti Protection

The Manor, built in 1988 by entertainment royalty Aaron and Candy Spelling, is the grandest private residence in Los Angeles. Proudly positioned, its nearly five acres of rare flat land borders the LA Country Club. The Manor blends visionary design, bespoke attention to detail, and classical elegance. A winding driveway leads to a circular motor court, fountain and space for 100 cars. The entry’s double staircase with dramatic 30-foot ceilings is reminiscent of Old Hollywood. Italian limestone enwraps the sumptuous living spaces. In addition to 7 BR suites and 7 staff bedrooms, there is a grand formal living room, projection room, bar, family room, library, office, service wing, billiards room, game room, two lane bowling alley, wine cellar and tasting room, catering kitchen, gym and a fully equipped beauty salon including masseuse and tanning rooms. The current owners spared no expense in 2011 to renovate and update the estate. This is a rare property, and beckons a discerning buyer.

I am in love with this house in Bel Air

The best views in Bel-Air. Designed by renowned architect Paul McClean and completed in August 2014, this modern masterpiece is a sight to behold. From the moment you enter, you can feel a true sense of seamless integration between luxury and utility. Featuring sweeping panoramic city views beyond compare, this exceptional house is an unprecedented multisensory experience. Every inch of this 7 bedroom, 12 bathroom architectural dream home exhibits sharp attention to fine detail and composition. Simply put, this flawless home has set the new standard for luxury homes in Bel-Air. 

McClean Design Architects 

  

    
   

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CUSTOM BUILT ANDALUSIAN STYLE VILLA, BUILT IN 2004, SPECIAL VENETIAN PAINT, FANTASTIC 2 STORY ON A CONCRETE  STEEL FRAME CONSTRUCTION, BALCONIES IN EVERY ONE OF THE 5 BEDROOMS, HURRICANE FILM by 3M,PRICED TO SELL $10K BELOW BANK APPRAISAL,POOL WITH SAFETY FENCE , VERY PRIVATE,THE MOST EXPENSIVE LG APPLIANCES AND CUSTOM  FINISHES, 18′- 21′ FOOT CEILINGS WITH EASY WALK TO THE COCONUT GROVE VILLAGE.

OFFERED AT $1,290.000.EASY TO SHOW.

WEEKLY RENTAL $4500 – $5000, MONTHLY $13000.

WALKING DISTANCE TO COCONUT GROVE VILLAS, HIGH END SHOPPS, RESTAURANTS, EASY DRIVE TO BEACHES, PERFECT FOR SOMEONE THAT HAS A YATCH, CLOSE TO COCONUT GROVE MARINA, EASY WALK OR DRIVE TO GOLF.

 

Being in Coconut Grove, the entire area is Edenesque with a profusion of palm, banyan and oak trees as well as huge flowering bushes. The garden has a tiled pool, and terraces for sunbathing, dining or relaxing in the shade and at night, the illuminated garden and pool is an enchanting area for dinner. The villa is built on two level with the bedrooms having direct access to the garden. The cool, contemporary interior has four large bedrooms upstairs and one bedroom downstairs with an attractive lounge, with marble floors.

Automatic entrance gate, Swimming pool: 26 ft (8 m)

South Beach: 15 minutes, airport: 20 minutes, beaches: 15 minutes, golf: 25 minutes, tennis: 10 minutes.

 

 

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