Coral Gables native and Miami-based designer Alexis Barbara Isaias shares her local musts

With a celebrity clientele which reads like the pages of your favorite glossy magazine — think Taylor Swift, Kourtney Kardashian, Gabrielle Union, Kate Hudson, Hailey Baldwin and Olivia Culpo — it’s safe to say Miami-based designer Alexis Barbara Isaias has staked her claim in the rough-and-tumble world of fashion. Celebrating the launch of her exclusive ALEXIS for The Outnet line, we chat up the Coral Gables native on her favorite South Florida haunts.

In your neighborhood, what is your go-to restaurant?

Ariete Restaurant

For haircuts and color, which salon are loyal to?

Ling Chow Salon Coconut Grove

You’re in need of java jolt… where are you heading for your caffeine fix?

Panther coffee in Coconut Grove

When you need a quick manicure, where do you head?

Leyanee at Bellezza in South Miami

What do you love most about your neighborhood of Coral Gables?

It feels like a small neighborhood and you can go into a store and know everyone’s name.

On the weekends, where can we find you?

Fisher Island

You have the day off  — quick! — what are you doing?

Taking the boat to our house in Bimini which is a quick getaway to paradise.

Held at Soho Beach House in Miami Beach, fashionistas recently enjoyed a presentation of ALEXIS X The Outnet