When celebrities have parties, they don't call Publix for a sheet cake. A-list bashes call for cakes with gold and bling, often in the shape of their favorite cars, animals, or private islands. So who gets the call to make these elaborate desserts for Miami's elite? It's usually the mother-daughter ... More >>
How do you fete a team that brought the entire city of Miami to its feet in a celebration of team spirit and hometown pride? Well, cake is always nice, but let's face it -- you're not going to the supermarket on the way home to pick something up for the Miami Heat. You're going to want something a ... More >>
Holy Effing Ship!!! Those three exclamation points signify three years for electronic dance music's raddest four-day party cruise. (It ain't just bad grammar or Internet-y hyperbole.) Coincidentally, though, we're exactly that beat-freaking excited about the 2014 edition of Hard Events' EDM humpf ... More >>
Ball drops and champagne facials ... Who's ready for another New Year's Eve porn party? Yep, it's already been 365 days since we here at Crossfade taped down our ever-lasting boner, squeezed into some lightly soiled pants, and "dragged our Pornhub-addicted asses" to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel &am ... More >>
Kim Kardashian celebrated a belated 32nd birthday with a super hero themed combination Halloween/birthday party at LIV Nightclub.Read also:- Olympian Danell Leyva Gets Giant Cake- Heat Championship Cake: Bling, and Sugar- Wade's Blinged Out Birthday Cakes, McLarenThe reality starlet made one sexy ki ... More >>
Miami is not a normal place, and we really wouldn't expect the ghosts that haunt this town to be your average ghouls either. Let's be honest, this place is certainly crazy enough that we're pretty sure there has to be some paranormal activity going on. So the Riptide Institute for Afterlife Act ... More >>
Also read "Danell Leyva, Miami's Olympic Prodigy, Goes For Gold."Friends, family, and fans gathered at Brickell Irish Gastropub last evening to watch the closing ceremony of the 2012 summer Olympics and to honor Miami's own Danell Leyva, who returns to south Florida after winning the bronze medal fo ... More >>
Sometimes the Publix Bakery just doesn't cut it. Jeffrey Loria, owner of the Miami Marlins, commissioned an opening day cake to celebrate the April 4 inaugural game (in which they lost to the St. Louis Cardinals, by the way). About a month ago, Loria placed a phone call to the good people at Divine ... More >>
Laura CandeauDwyane Wade celebrates with cake and a car.Dwyane Wade turns 30 today, and the Heat guard celebrated over the weekend with a red-hot party at the Setai in South Beach. The event included hundreds of his closest friends, such as Gabrielle Union, Kelly Rowland, and Rick Ross.Also on ha ... More >>
Soar like a half-naked angel this NYE with Bob Sinclar.Forget your personal trainer, chartered accountant, and life coach. We here at Crossfade are the highest authority on how to spend New Year's in Miami. And we say: "This is no time for moderation!" Go live out the dying days of 2011 in a ... More >>
Courtesy of Divine DelicaciesWho got a taste of this towering treat from Divine Delicacies Custom Cakes over the weekend? Nick Cannon, who celebrated his birthday over the weekend at Arkadia in Fontainebleau. Here are some party shots to prove it.We can imagine how the phone order went down:"Hellllo ... More >>
Dwyane WadeMiami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade celebrates his 29th birthday this Monday and will be celebrating this weekend in South Beach. Will his party rival that of teammate LeBron James' held a few weeks ago that featured a giant cake decorated with Swarovski crystals? The apparent $100,000 pr ... More >>
WEAM has had Flickr remove several of Hawk's images. Have you taken a picture inside Miami Beach's World Erotic Art Museum? It could cost you at least $2 million. Thomas Hawk claims he's being sued by WEAM after snapping a few photos there and posting them on Flickr. The cheeky museum claims it p ... More >>
Courtesy of Divine Delicacies Custom CakesLeBron's cakeEver since LeBron James posted a picture of his gigantic birthday cake on Twitter, everyone has been making a big stink about it. The people behind the showy, five-tier cake work at Divine Delicacies Custom Cakes, a family-owned company that ... More >>
This cake is too big to fit in a single thumbnail. LeBron James' is not known for his subtlety or modesty. The man threw himself a lavish 26th birthday party this weekend at Coco De Ville, which he didn't even pay for. Sponsorship packages were selling for $10,000 to $500,000.And of cou ... More >>
"Love Begets Love," just one of many prints by Hugh Macleod, whom we've written about before.Geeks aren't exactly known for having the most seductive of charms, but then again, no one was ever born with a manual on how to properly express feelings of love ... or lust. So whether you are a geek in ... More >>
SoBe's take on New Orleans: D.O.A.BGM Management, run by Al Boatright and partners Brionne Gillion and Kareem Memarian, tore down Templo, Club Deep, and Ruby Lounge, at 619, 621 and 623 Washington Avenue respectively, in order to build out the 9,000 square foot Ahnvee Restaurant & Loung ... More >>
The New Orleans Supper Club, Ahnvee Restaurant & Lounge (621 Washington Avenue), had its' grand opening on Saturday night. Ahnvee promises upscale dining, live music performances, and lots of Swarovski Crystal pendants. "Our menu has all of the authentic New Orleans favorites like etouffé, j ... More >>
We take it all back -- all the vitriol regarding the lack of a public process for the new stadium, all the accusations of backroom deals, dirty money, and no-bid contracts. Build the Marlins whatever they want. This team is amazing. 3-0? How about 162-0? How about just by watching them on TV, I was ... More >>
Tis the season to be frugal.
Riptide continues to find out about exciting events during Art Basel that no one bothered to invite him to. So we are just completely and totally devastated that we weren't at the unveiling of the world's self-proclaimed number one transsexual Amanda Lepore's new signature fragrance. It's supposed ... More >>
The world's biggest art fair has left town, but at local museums, great art is here to stay.
Anything involving preying mantises and Madonna can't be boring.
Ahnvee, a Cajun-Creole restaurant and “laid-back lounge” will open at 621 Washington Avenue (the old “Strand” location) in late-2008/early 2009. Executive chef Tom Azar, most recently having served the same function at Emeril’s Miami Beach, will be putting out skillet cornbread with honey ... More >>
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