Carolina Lindo is a fashion merchandiser and the founder of IM NOT SORRY DARLING, a blog dedicated to inspiring young women to find power through fashion & style; it stands for confidence, not being sorry for what you wear & being a strong woman in this world of criticism.
Discover everything Miami has to offer with Carolina!
Favorite brunch spot: Soho Beach House, a club and hotel in a restored Art Deco building.
Favorite boozy-brunch spot: SEASPICE is a seafood brasserie and lounge located on the banks of the Miami River that exemplifies the essence of waterfront dining.
Best foodie Instagram account: @FoodSinners
Favorite juice bar: Dr Smood, a pioneering boutique-café experience, where passion and purpose come together.
Best spot for mani/pedi: NailBar Beauty Lounge, the coolest place to get glamorous!
Favorite spinning studio: SoulCycle Coral Gables
Favorite local brand: Style Link Miami, which provides a collection of unique clothing at affordable prices.
Favorite department store: Nordstrom
Best spot to grab a drink with your girlfriends: Lido Bayside Grill at the Standard Hotel, and The Broken Shaker; their handcrafted cocktails are composed of elixirs, syrups, and infusions made from garden herbs and spices, and fresh-pressed produce and exotic ingredients from around the world.
Best wine bar/microbrewery: Wynwood Yard, an entrepreneurial hub which introduces creative food, drink, design, and more in a vibrant outdoor setting in the Wynwood Arts District.
Must-sees: Wynwood, home to over 70 Art Galleries, Retail Stores, Antique Shops, Eclectic Bars, and one of the largest open-air street-art installations in the world; the Design District, a neighborhood dedicated to innovative fashion, design, architecture and dining experiences; Lincoln Road, a pedestrian road that hosts a mall replete with shops, restaurants, galleries, and other businesses.
Unknown, insider spots: Green Street Cafe, Coconut Grove’s premier “seen and be seen” restaurant; La Piaggia, a sexy blend of Mediterranean cuisine, world music, and gorgeous people creates an unforgettable experience.
Best places to enjoy the summer sun: South Pointe Park, which has walking paths, a food stand, a lovely grassy area and tremendous 360-degree ocean views; the 1 Hotel Miami rooftop; the Bill Baggs Park beach.
Favorite local artists: Young Artist Initiative, a curated experiential event of art, culture and music which provides a place for everyone, from designers and DJ’s, to architects, painters, and live singers where not only their material but also their dreams, talent, and imagination fit.
Best exhibition: The Wynwood Art Walk Tour, a tour company providing art tours in the Wynwood Art District and seeking to support the Wynwood art community.
Favorite event: Art Basel Miami, where leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well the new generation of emerging stars.