Brunello Cucinelli, owner of leading Italian apparel company, Brunello Cucinelli S.P.A., celebrated the grand opening of its newest boutique at Bal Harbour Shops on Thursday, March 31. He joined Leticia & Miky Grenadene and Carole & Oscar Seikaly, who hosted the event.
Cucinelli, for whom it was his first time in South Florida, mingle with the more than 200 guests who showed up for the opening party, who indulged on hors d’oeuvres and white wines with an Italian twist and check out the collections on display. Guests included HIH Princess Thi-Nga of Vietnam; tennis star Gabriella Sabatini; news anchor Belkys Nerey; swimwear designer Ariel Stein, Lin Arison, Mari Alarcon-Grimalt, Laura Buccellati, Francesca Halpyrn, Fana Holtz, Lydia Touzet and Gigi & Randy Whitman.
All gathered in the 1,600-square-foot boutique to enjoy an evening of luxury, fashion and charity. A percentage of proceeds from the evening as well as from the weekend, were donated to the Jackson Memorial Foundation Guardian Angels benefiting Holtz Children’s Hospital, helping to provide the very best medical care possible for children at the Holtz Children’s Hospital.
Overall, the event was filled with true Italian spirit that only Mr. Cucinelli could bring to Bal Harbour.