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Food Movie Must LB: Like Water for Chocolate . It’s so beautiful and sensual. Next on my Netﬂ ix Queue GG: Shame with Michael Fassbender. Sexual addiction? Who wouldn’t be intrigued by that? 58 | | July/August 2012 GUTIERREZ AND BERNAT PHOTO BY CHATCHOWTV THE RADAR | NOW! SLIM SHADY The Chase by Collins Bridge EYE FOR STYLE ORBS DIVINE Both La Prairie and Guerlain are giving skin the bead treatment this summer. BEAUTY BUZZ Magic Beads Credited with setting off the caviar craze 25 years ago, Swiss beauty brand La Prairie introduces Skin Caviar Liquid Lift ($500 for 1.7 ﬂ . oz., at Neiman Marcus). Boasting caviar beads with skin-lifting technologies, the serum was formulated to return the skin to a ﬁ rmer, more youthful state that deﬁ es gravity daily. It’s the next best thing to a dollup of beluga and a sip of Dom. >>> They might look good enough to eat, but don’t even think about it. Terra Azzurra’s Météorites Perles d’Azur ($59 at Sephora) is a collaboration between Emilio Pucci and Guerlain meant to nourish the face, not the stomach. The colorful beads leave skin sun-kissed for that just-back-from-Positano glow. –Beth Weitzman & Isaiah Freeman-Schub GG: Ratatouille because the ratatouille dish that Remy the rat makes in the movie is a real recipe by omas Keller. Made in Miami We’re loving the edgy style and local ﬂ avor of new eyewear purveyor Collins Bridge . The brand was created by three siblings out of their studio in Wynwood and frames are named after areas or places in Miami (think Alton, Astor, Biltmore, etc.) with design motifs that allude to said locations. Prices range from $98 to $168 (with prescription lenses included). “They’re for people who want to make a statement with their frames,” says Scott Edelsberg, one of the three principals. Just the way it should be. collinsbridge.com. –MM Latest YouTube Obsession GG: “Flash Mob Gone Very, Very Wrong.” It’s like a TED Conference on cocaine. Following on Twitter LB: Almost every restaurant and chef we’ve ever had on the show. GG: I like the tech insiders of @verge and @lifehacker for everyday tips. Lauren & Giovanny’s Media Diet As the executive producer and host of Chat Chow TV respectively, Giovanny Gutierrez and Lauren Bernat get the goods on Miami’s restaurant industry on a weekly basis. Now that their 1-year-old buzzy podcast (chatchow.tv) is a foodie favorite and bona ﬁ de hit, we decided to ask the pair for their media musts (culinary and otherwise). –MM Favorite Food Show LB: Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations because he’s a celebrity chef, a globetrotter and a certi ed badass! GG: Ditto! Radio Fixation LB: WLRN. I don’t listen to music stations. GG: Mostly Pandora and Spotify, and I love the KCRW app on my iPhone. at counts as a station, no?
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