Dining
3 Year Anniversary

Social House at The Shops at Crystals celebrated three successful years with an unforgettable anniversary party Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Guests were invited to join the festivities on the Social House patio with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, a live DJ and more.  The delectable restaurant showed its appreciation by giving all guests a ‘Friends of Social House’ card that will allowed diners to receive 50 percent off their meals every Wednesday.

Since making its second home at The Shops at Crystals in 2010, the Pan-Asian eatery has become the destination of choice for A-list celebrities, restaurant aficionados and patrons alike. Guests including Jennifer Lopez, Vanessa Hudgens, Audrina Patridge and Cat Deeley have been spotted frequenting the destination while indulging on some of Social House’s signature dishes. With Executive Chef Jon Amorin leading the kitchen, the hotspot is ready to toast to another successful year.  

Social House is open daily from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. for lunch and for dinner Sunday through Thursday 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday through Saturday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Accessories / Men's
Celebrates 50th Anniversary

This year, TAG Heuer Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of their well-known Carrera Collection by introducing the new Carrera Calibre 36 "Flyback" Chronograph timepiece.  The movement in this unique timepiece is based on the prestigious "El Primero" movement; and through design elements and a slew of innovative features gives a distinctive nod to the brand's infamous motor-racing heritage.  This is the ultimate Carrera for the sophisticated gentleman whose passion is sparked by high performance racing and luxury. The timepiece features a 43mm Anthracite Dial, Black Alligator Strap, Steel Case and Sapphire Crystal.

The Carrera Calibre 36 "Flyback" Chronograph is now available at the TAG Heuer boutique at The Shops at Crystals.
 

Events / What's Hot
Celebrating 10 Fabulous Years

Vegas Magazine celebrated 10 fabulous years at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas on Thursday, May 9, 2013.

Heather Graham, wearing a Donna Karan dress from her Fall 2013 Collection, Summer 2013 cover model and star of “Hangover III,” hosted the event alongside Editor-in-Chief Abby Tegnelia and Publisher Josef Vann.

The atmosphere stayed lively with the energetic styling's of DJ Miss Joy and Shaun DeGraff while invited guests enjoyed the spectacular Oriental Ballroom setting above the Las Vegas Strip.

Attendees were treated to a Fall 2013 fashion preview by Donna Karan at The Shops at Crystals, and enjoyed a variety of unique Ciroc specialty cocktails and gourmet cuisine by Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas.

The evening brought out the who’s who in Vegas and celebrated 10 successful years as the premier luxury and local authority in Las Vegas.  

Jewelry / Accessories
Celebrating 120 Years

 

Mikimoto celebrates 120 years of rich heritage and a long-standing tradition of producing the world’s most exquisite pearls. The vision was first born when Kokichi Mikimoto succeeded in creating the world’s first cultured pearl, forever changing the industry.

 

“It’s been 120 years since Kokichi cultivated the first pearl, and to commemorate that milestone, Mikimoto is unveiling a high-jewelry collection that showcases modern twists to the brand’s signature looks.

Called 120, Mikimoto has created 12 collections, each with various styles, to tell the story of the brand’s heritage and future. Ranging in price from $50,000 to $500,000, the pieces incorporate different kinds and colors of pearls, such as conch and melo and gold and black. Further color is woven into the collections with water opals, pink sapphires, carved jade, cabochon star sapphires, onyx, diamonds and yellow, white and pink gold.

The high end-jewelry collection, which includes necklace, bracelets, rings and earrings and pendants, uses rare pearls and stones, which Mikimoto customer has come to expect over the years.”

 

Kokichi Mikimoto’s legacy endures in the pieces acquired by Mikimoto customers around the world.