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2019 IssueRESIDEN CE CLUBLIVINGTHE GREATOUTDOORSGET INSPIRED TO WIDEN YOUR HORIZONSHIDDEN GEMSUNIQUE BOUTIQUES AND RARE FINDSLATEST AND GREATEST2019 BRINGS MORE RESORTS TO ENJOYa lifestyle magazine for residence club members

Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa,North Malé Atoll, MaldivesALL TOGETHER NOW.IT’S HERE: ONE PROGRAM. A WORLD OF BENEFITS.Marriott Rewards , The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and SPG are now onepowerful program. One loyalty program makes rewards easier to earnand redeem at 6,700 HOTELS across 29 BRANDS.Residence Club Members, see all your PlatinumElite benefits at members.marriott.com or for moreinformation, call your Personal Member ServicesConcierge at 1 866 776 9637.

2019 Issuesuzanne clarkVice PresidentResidence ClubMember ServicesThere has never been a more exciting time to be a ResidenceClub Member, especially now that you are a Platinum Elitemember in the newly combined loyalty program underMarriott International. The array of new benefits creates aneven more robust program with unrivaled opportunities,including the ability to receive credit for nights stayed underyour Residence Club usage — getting you even closer to thehigher membership tiers: Platinum Premier Elite or Lifetime.As you continue to get acquainted with the new loyaltyprogram, you can refer to our comprehensive overviewon page 3. There you’ll find everything you need to knowabout earning Elite Night credit, new points values on stays,combining accounts, and new redemption opportunities.You will continue to experience the best of the best at St.Regis and The Luxury Collection hotels around the globe.You also have access to The Ritz-Carlton hotels through thecombined loyalty program, giving you even more remarkablechoices. In “The Latest and Greatest” on page 19, weshowcase 10 of the newest properties and those comingsoon for these three select brands.CONTENTSDear Member,With every issue of Residence Club Living we celebrate yourexperience as a Member, including ways you can enhanceyour time when you are in Residence. This couldn’t be moretrue than “The Great Outdoors” feature on page 7. Whetheryou spend your time in New York City, Aspen, or Scottsdale,you can surround yourself in each destination’s spectacularoutdoor landscapes. Embrace an infinite number ofopportunities to commune with nature, from a champagneyacht cruise in NYC to an exhilarating new ride throughAspen’s alpine forest to the newly renovated resort golfcourse in Scottsdale.03These three destinations not only stand out for theirexceptional outdoor pursuits, but also for their outstandingshopping. By looking beyond the traditional designer stores,you’ll discover distinctly unique shops and boutiquesfilled with original pieces you won’t find anywhere else.In “Hidden Gems” on page 13, we emphasize out-of-theordinary items, so that you can bring home something that’struly one of a kind.13As always, I wish you another year of travel experiencesbeyond expectation wherever you seek to explore.21Sincerely, NEW LOYALTY PROGRAM — MORE MEMBERBENEFITS THAN EVER05 C OMPLIMENTS FROM THE CHEF —MARK ARNAO SHARES HIS CULINARY VISION06 MEMBER SERVICES — GET TO KNOWYOUR MEMBER SERVICES TEAM07 THE GREAT OUTDOORS — EXPERIENCEBREATHTAKING LANDSCAPES HIDDEN GEMS — INSPIRING ARTISTS ANDUNIQUE BOUTIQUES17 EXPERIENCE THE EXTRAORDINARY —EXCLUSIVE EVENTS FOR MEMBERS ONLY19 THE LATEST AND GREATEST — 10 NEWRESORTS IN 2018–2019 SAVE THE DATE —2019 EVENTSAND ACTIVITIES 2019 Vistana Signature Experiences, Inc. (“Vistana”) andMarriott International, Inc. (“Marriott”). All Rights Reserved. SPG,Preferred Guest, St. Regis, The Luxury Collection and their logosare the trademarks of Marriott or its affiliates and are used byVistana, an authorized partner of the SPG program, under licensefrom Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, LLC, a subsidiary ofMarriott. 18-OOC-132302

Domes Noruz Chania, Autograph CollectionThe St. Regis Princeville, Kaua‘i, Hawai‘iJW Marriott Hotel Singapore South BeachONEPROGRAM.ENDLESSINSPIRATION.COMBINED LOYALTY PROGRAM OFFERS MORE ACCESS TOMORE EXTRAORDINARY HOTELSA new era of hotel loyalty has arrived. Nowthat Marriott International has combinedits three loyalty brands — MarriottRewards , The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and SPG — into one powerful program,members can earn and redeem pointsseamlessly at some one million rooms in130 countries and territories worldwide.Continuing the signature SPGfeature that helped make it suchan award-winning program, youcan redeem points with absolutelyno blackout dates, now throughoutthe Marriott hotel family. ExclusiveMoments and the popular Cash Pointsoption also live on in the new program.Individual program names will stay thesame until the unified program name isannounced in 2019, but everything else isnow consolidated to give members easieraccess and more opportunities.In addition, the combined program offersaccess to more airline partners than everbefore. Transfer easily to more than 40 airlineswith the new ratio of three points for one milewith most programs.03

EXPANDED OPPORTUNITIES FOR RESIDENCE CLUB MEMBERSAs a benefit of your Residence Club membership, you receivePlatinum Elite status in SPG and access to an unparalleledglobal portfolio that now encompasses 6,700 hotels andresorts across 29 distinct brands, including The RitzCarlton, JW Marriott and Autograph Collection Hotels.†In August, to align point balances across programs,Marriott multiplied each Residence Club Member’sloyalty points balance by 3 in a one-time adjustment.Going forward, loyalty members earn 10 pointsper dollar on qualifying charges on your hotelfolio at all brands except Residence Inn ,TownePlace Suites and Element , whichare 5 points per US 1. When Residence ClubMembers choose to convert to loyalty points,it will also reflect the new 1:3 change.And now as another new benefit, for thefirst time Residence Club Members willreceive credit for any nights stayed undertheir Residence Club usage toward highermembership tiers in the unified loyaltyprogram, including Lifetime.The Ritz-Carlton, New OrleansTHE POWER OF PLATINUMREDEEM LUXURY NOW AT A SAVINGSAs a Platinum Elite Member, you haveexclusive access to a rich range ofbenefits that now includes:Marriott also aligned redemption values ofall its hotels, resulting in a new Category 8tier. However, any redemption reservationsmade between August and early 2019 will A 50% points bonus on earnings Priority 4 p.m. late check-out* A welcome gift of 1,000 points(per stay) or amenity (per stay) orbreakfast in a restaurant (per day,member 1)* 1 Room upgrade (based on availability,includes select suites)* 2 Lounge access(per day, member 1)* Annual choice benefit (includingSuite Night Awards)* Enhanced Wi-Fi*Residence Club Members, see allyour Platinum Elite benefits atmembers.marriott.com.Or call your Personal MemberServices Concierge at 1 866.776.9637.employ standard tier categories 1–7. As aresult, Members may realize as much as a30,000 points per night savings on peakcategory 8 hotels.CATEGORYSTANDARD TIER**OFF-PEAK TIERPEAK TIER17,500 points5,000 points10,000 points212,500 points10,000 points15,000 points317,500 points15,000 points20,000 points425,000 points20,000 points30,000 points535,000 points30,000 points40,000 points650,000 points40,000 points60,000 points760,000 points50,000 points70,000 points885,000 points70,000 points100,000 pointsComing 2019Coming 2019Coming 2019†Previously, Starpoints from the SPG program received through your Residence Club membership were only eligible to beused at SPG-branded hotels. Following our recent merger with Marriott Vacations Worldwide, Residence Club Memberscan now use loyalty points received from their Club Interest to access Marriott hotels and resorts worldwide.* Not applicable at Residence Club, Marriott Vacation Club, Sheraton Vacation Club, or Westin Vacation Club resorts.** Standard tier categories 1–7 will be used for all reservations booked by early 2019.1For Marriott hotel stays. See members.marriott.com for details.2For Marriott hotel stays, upgraded room is defined as a superior room such as a room on a high floor, a corner room or arecently renovated room. Not offered at Aloft or Element hotels.04

COMPLIMENTSFROM THEChefTHE ST. REGIS NEW YORK’SNEW EXECUTIVE CHEF MARKARNAO REVEALS HIS VISIONFOR THE HOTEL’S DININGSCENE — AND HIS FAVORITENEW YORK CITY CULINARYSPOTS FOR PICKING UP THEBEST INGREDIENTS.The St. Regis New York has seen awide-ranging culinary spectrumover the years, from the MidnightSuppers made famous in the GildedAge by John Jacob Astor’s motherCaroline, to the four-star Lespinasserestaurant, which closed in 2003after 12 years of serving up lavishFrench cuisine.Today, patrons will relish a dynamicmenu at Astor Court that rotatesseasonally to reflect the region’sbest ingredients. Executive Chef MarkArnao took up the reins of the culinaryoperations of The St. Regis New Yorkin April 2018 and plans to elevate thedining experience once again.Your culinary career started in1993 at Sheraton PhiladelphiaSociety Hill. How did you getyour start?I grew up going to a little Italianrestaurant in Philadelphia,where I started working veryearly doing all the jobs no oneelse wanted to do like cleaninggarlic, cleaning seafood, andscrubbing the floor. I workedthere throughout high schooland decided not to go toculinary school because allI knew was cooking. I wentto school for mathematicaleducation instead. But thatdidn’t last long before I wasback inside of a kitchen. Iworked at various restaurantsin Pennsylvania before movingback to Philadelphia andgetting serious.What brought you to TheSt. Regis New York?05The hotel itself. I had actuallymoved out of New York City,but this hotel is the only onethat could have made me comeback to New York. My favoritething is walking the halls andseeing the history that theycarry. There is a legacy thatwe represent and continue togrow, and I’m happy to be apart of it.The St. Regis New York hassuch a long history of finedining. What are you bringingto the menu to elevate thedining experience?My style of food, I believe,fits in perfectly with The St.Regis style, which is a refinedhome. So, I strive to embodythe classics that have beenelevated to the level of TheSt. Regis New York.ingredients, I like to go toUnion Square Greenmarketand Bryant Park’s Winter Village.If Residence Club Membersare looking for a really uniqueingredient to pick up whilein the city, what would yourecommend?Myoga. It’s a Japanese gingerthat is hard to find and only a fewsmall stores will have it. Puttingit into a salad raw or sauteingit into a soup brings a fresharomatic flavor.What do you plan for 2019?Tea is a growing tradition sowe are working very diligentlyon new tea menus. And somemidnight supper programmingis in the works.Do you have a favorite localmarket where you like to shopfor ingredients?For everyday shopping, I goto H Mart, an Asian grocerystore where you can findalmost anything. For seasonalExperience ChefArnao’s refinedmenu of flavors atAstor Court, opendaily from 7:00 am–11:30 pm in the heartof this legendarylandmark hotel.

MEET YOURMEMBERSERVICE STEAMNICK ROBERT, MANAGERNick spends his free time with his wifeand two young daughters. He likesrelaxing with a good book, listening tovinyl records or playing his guitar. Nickalso enjoys hosting company over afine meal, relishing opportunities tomeld flavors and fun.Member Tip: I highly recommend ourMembers place reservation requests asearly as possible, such as immediatelyfollowing each property’s OpenReservation Period. Even if you do nothave firm travel plans, placing requestsin advance will provide you the mostflexibility later, and you can alwayscontact Member Services to reviewoptions if any reservation should nolonger fit your travel plans.AS A RESIDENCE CLUB MEMBER, THE DEDICATEDMEMBER SERVICES TEAM IS HERE TO OFFER YOUPERSONALIZED ASSISTANCE WITH ALL THINGSRELATED TO YOUR MEMBERSHIP, RESERVATIONSAND TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS. IN ORDER TOBETTER ACQUAINT YOU, WE’RE HIGHLIGHTINGEACH MEMBER OF THIS SPECIALIZED TEAM —AND PASSING ALONG THEIR PERSONAL TIPS TOMAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MEMBERSHIP.To reach your Member ServicesPersonal Concierge,please call 1 866.776.9637 or [email protected] GUZMANANDREW REBMANOn his days off, Andrew likesexploring Florida’s most beautifulbeaches and other outdoor optionswith his family and friends. Heenjoys dogs, music, and caring forhis plant family.Member Tip: I advise Members toinquire about their Alternate UseOptions as early as possible. Thishelps ensure all Members can makethe best decision possible without theworry of a deadline.LORI STITTLori unwinds by spendingtime at the beach, samplinglocal cuisine and frequentingfarmers markets with herchildren. She loves to read, flexher skills as a freelance makeupartist, and challenge herself byrunning in races.Member Tip: If desired datesfor a reservation change, suchas an Interchange, are notavailable upon initially placing arequest, don’t get discouraged. Irecommend contacting our officewhenever convenient to check forpotential openings, and we inMember Services will certainlykeep an eye out for openings onyour behalf as well.When she’s not busy planning herDecember 2019 wedding, Xiomaraspends time exploring local sitesalong with her fiancé. In herdowntime, Xiomara enjoys reading,listening to music, grabbing a goodcup of coffee or catching up onNetflix shows.Member Tip: If there’s even thesmallest chance that you will wantto arrange a conversion to loyaltypoints, please let us in MemberServices know. We are happy todiscuss possible reservation options orapplicable time frames to completeany desired loyalty conversion, as wellas provide you with any necessaryauthorization forms to complete thetransaction at that time.DANIELLE FERNANDEZDanielle is enjoying life as a newlywedafter getting married November 2018.She and her husband frequent Orlando’stop attractions, keep up with the latestmovies, and attend the theater whentouring Broadway shows are in town.Member Tip: If you know you will beunable to travel during the current year,the Interchange Program is a great way to“roll-over” your time to the following year.Member Services is always happy to helpwork out the best plan for your needs.06

Surrounding yourself in the greatoutdoors is the ideal way tobecome immersed in any destination— experiencing unique landscapes,climates and customs can be bothstimulating and relaxing. YourResidence Club membership offersan infinite number of unparalleledopportunities to commune withnature, whether you find joy instrolling botanical gardens underan Arizona sky, the challenge ofclimbing a mountain in the Rockies,or simply savoring a sunset sailaround Manhattan with the oneyou love. There’s nothing moresatisfying than getting outside andletting nature transcend mind, bodyand spirit.07Sonoran Desert

DREAMING OF THE DESERTWITH AN AVERAGE 299 DAYS OF SUNSHINE AYEAR, SCOTTSDALE HAS AN ABUNDANCE OFEXHILARATING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES ANDEXTRAORDINARY EXPERIENCES.Bask in the beauty of the desert with a visitto the Desert Botanical Garden. Get to knowthe unique plants and animals that naturespecially equips to thrive in this challengingenvironment. You may be surprised by thestunning beauty of the unusual vegetationand the different species’ fascinating methodsof survival. This botanical wonderland — thelargest in the Southwest — offers a full rangeof tours with docents who can explain theseextraordinary plants — from the super-tallsaguaros to the tiniest mammillaria.The gardens feature interesting specialevents and rotating art installations. Nomatter the season, there are five fascinatingtrails to enjoy with different themes, includingnative wildflowers and plants of the SonoranDesert. Give the kids a special thrill by takingthe Flashlight Tour offered from May throughSeptember when the nocturnal gardencomes alive with botanical surprises.Electric Desert, a special evening eventrunning through May 2019, is a captivatingcombination of light and sound using thedesert gardens as a nighttime canvas. Thelandscape comes alive with color as light andtextures dance across the unique botanicalforms to original music. This visual treat is aone-of-a-kind experience at the gardens.Electric DesertFor tickets and schedules for ElectricDesert, go to dbg.org.Desert Botanical GardenThe Phoenix/Scottsdale area is recognizedas a premier golfer’s paradise. Anticipate awhole new challenge at The Phoenician GolfClub now offering 18 captivating new holesafter an extensive 10-month renovation. Withno hole untouched, the course offers rebuiltand resurfaced greens, recontoured fairways,and reshaped water features and cartsystem. The complete renovation will offeran elevated golfing experience, continuingwith the exceptional reputation golfers havealways enjoyed at The Phoenician.The rerouted and redesigned course playsto a par of 71, offering five sets of teesranging from 4,418 yards from the forwardtees to 6,501 yards from the championshiptees. Overall, the new course allows a betterflow of play, tightening up distances fromgreens to the next tees. Specially designed toshowcase the captivating beauty of the area,the course positions golfers to enjoy theextraordinary natural vistas of the SonoranDesert. Be one of the first to experience theelevated new course at The Phoenician whichwill expand the standard of this world-classgolfing destination.To book tee times, contact your Phoenicianconcierge at thephoenician.com.Send your mood soaring with a sunrisehot-air balloon ride on the Rainbow RyderPhoenix Sunrise Balloon Ride. Experience atimeless and serene mode of transportationand witness the morning light as it fallsacross Deer Valley. As you gradually riseinto the morning sky you’ll feel the joy offloating above the earth and over the opendesert. Watch closely for wildlife includingcoyotes and native birds as they go abouttheir morning routines. From the rich colorsof the balloon against the blue sky to thegolden Sonoran Desert below, you’ll bemesmerized by the rare beauty of the locallandscape and wildlife. Gliding effortlesslythrough space over the awe-inspiring desertmakes this a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Agourmet breakfast with Prickly Pear Mimosasis included in this three-hour experience.For reservations, go to rainbowryders.com.08

FRESH AIR INTHE CITYTHERE’S NO BETTER WAY TO GETTO KNOW NEW YORK CITY THAN TOHEAD OUTDOORS. WHEN YOU KNOWTHE PERFECT PLACES TO RELAX ANDUNWIND, IT IS TRULY A JOY.The Champagne City Lights Cruise onManhattan or Manhattan II allows you totake in the glittering evening skyline from a1920s-inspired yacht as you glide along theHudson and East rivers. Drink in the views oflower Manhattan while sipping Champagneon the outer deck, or while relaxing in theobservation lounge. The unnarrated cruisedelivers mesmerizing views of the Statueof Liberty, Ellis Island, One World TradeCenter, plus surrounding neighborhoods andbridges. It’s an upscale, yet laid-back way tosee some of NYC’s most dramatic nighttimescenes and landmarks — without the crowdsor noise.For gastronomes and sushi lovers, there’sthe two-hour Morimoto Sushi & Sake Sail, alight dinner cruise. Step aboard America 2.0,a modern sailing schooner modeled afteran 1851 America’s Cup Winner. You’ll savorgorgeous views of lower Manhattan, as theskyline shifts to gold just before sunset —while enjoying sushi and sake pairings byIron Chef Morimoto. For specific times andpricing for both cruises, visit sail-nyc.com.09

The High LineWalking tours are an ideal way to explorethe city and become immersed in its details.When you’re ready for an elevated stroll, hitthe High Line to see New York City from afresh perspective. Once an elevated freightrailway, this unique stretch was painstakinglyrepurposed into 1.45 miles of greenery,gardens and art installations. Running fromGansevoort Street in the Meatpacking Districtto West 34th Street, between 10th and 12th, theHigh Line is a beautiful walk through the citywith a decidedly different feel.Visitors can take a High Line garden or art tourrich in interesting details — from grasslandand woodland displays to outdoor sculpture,public artworks and video. Check out theevents calendar for fascinating activities likestargazing, community operas, readings andfamily festivals. If you simply love to walk thecity, the High Line is a must-do. For details ontours, rotating art installations and events onthe High Line, visit thehighline.org.You may feel you’ve discovered the magicalhome of garden fairies when you step throughthe dramatic wrought iron gates of the CentralPark Conservatory Garden. The only formalgarden in Central Park is six acres of carefullydesigned flora alive with color and texture. Dothe daffodils of spring make your heart soar?Do you have a passion for French or Japaneselilacs? Check the Conservatory’s online bloomschedule to see when your favorites will showtheir beauty.Bow Bridge, Central ParkMade up of three impressive gardens —French-, English- and Italian-style layouts —the Conservatory Garden is a peaceful retreatto rest between nearby museum visits but alsowell worth a visit on its own. A designatedQuiet Zone of Central Park, the garden is aserene setting to soak in the beauty of the city,and escape its chaos. Take the Central ParkConservancy Tour and let the garden workits magic. During the 90-minute tour, enjoya richly soothing oasis of flowers, woodlandplants, sculptures and fountains, while learningabout the plant species, garden styles and thespectacular 1894 Parisian entry gates donatedby the Vanderbilt family. For times and tickets,visit centralparknyc.org.10The Conservatory Garden, Central Park

MAKE THE MOST OF ASPENYEAR-ROUNDSITTING AT AN ALTITUDE OF 8,000 FEET, ASPEN ISFAMOUS FOR ITS GLORIOUS MOUNTAIN VISTAS,FRESH AIR AND MAGNIFICENT SNOW-SKIING TRAILS,BUT WHAT ABOUT SUMMER? ACTUALLY, ASPEN OFFERSENGAGING OUTDOOR SUMMER EXPERIENCES THATWILL ELEVATE YOUR SOUL. SURROUNDED BY THEMAGICAL FLUTTERING LEAVES OF THE ASPEN TREES,YOU CAN EXPERIENCE A WIDE ARRAY OF CHOICES —FROM CHALLENGING TO SOOTHING.11

Lost Forest is a brand-new mountainparadise for active outdoor enthusiasts,combining thrills, challenges and gorgeousalpine views. Located at Elk Camp onSnowmass Mountain, it has excitingsummer activities for all ages. Anticipatean exhilarating ride when you step aboardthe Breathtaker, an alpine coaster nestledamong the evergreens. This year-roundthrill ride through mid-mountain Snowmasswhisks you along an elevated track for overa mile through the forest. Or experiencethe Canopy Run Zipline Tour by suiting upand crossing an authentic rope bridge toget started. Zip across seven different linesand take in the unbelievable Aspen views inevery direction.For more captivating adventures in LostForest, take on the Treeline Trial ChallengeCourse, combining rappels, zip lines,ladders and bridges for an amazing obstaclecourse through the soaring spruce forest.There are five courses of varying difficulty,so there is something for thrill seekers aswell as families with young teens. And don’tmiss out on the Rugged Ascent ClimbingWall where you can practice climbing in acontrolled environment. The 60-by-40-footoutdoor wall has 14 lanes in varying degreesof difficulty. Once you’ve mastered the wall,there’s a trout-fishing pond, disc golf courseand paintball arena, so allow ample time formore fun.The Snowmass Bike Park offers a breathtakingexperience for those seeking the ultimate indownhill cycling trails. There are trails forevery level of difficulty; no matter how youchoose to cruise, there is a trail for you. Nowin its second year of expansions, there arenearly 3,000 vertical feet of downhill trails.Pop your bike on the lift, enjoy the views onthe way up and anticipate an incredible ridedown the mountain. Who says you can’t hitthe slopes in summer?Aspen’s four glistening ski mountains standready to host virtually any kind of skier,from beginner to advanced. Each mountainhas a personality of its own. Snowmassencompasses three peaks with an array ofslopes for all levels and terrain preferences.Buttermilk is a great place for beginning skiersyet it is also home to the Winter X Games.Take the kids for lessons on uncrowdedentry-level slopes at Buttermilk’s S3 Park or,if you’re a free-styler, test your extreme skillsat the Buttermilk Main Park. The backdropto downtown, Aspen Mountain offersintermediate and advanced trails and was thelocation for historic ski races in the 1950s and1960s. Aspen Highlands, loved by the localsand advanced skiers, offers mostly black ordouble-black diamond ski experiences.For additional information, go toaspensnowmass.com.12

GemsExtraordinary destinations inspire artists anddesigners to create lovely expressions of a time,place, or experience. Finding the perfect treasureis a great way to take these memories home —as a reminder of an exceptional vacation or toshare with a loved one.Choose an original desert landscape paintingin Scottsdale or add a piece of exquisite vintagejewelry to commemorate a special trip to NewYork City. Or maybe you’ll relive the joy of Aspenat home, snuggling into a luxurious handmadesweater. These special boutiques will take youbeyond luxury brand names to the carefullycurated collections of the designers and artistsyou will come to love. Explore these uniqueboutiques to find distinctive gifts, clothing,jewelry and art.13

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONABISCHOFF’S GALLERYBischoff’s Gallery, located in historic OldTown Scottsdale, carries an exquisitecollection of paintings, sculpture, jewelry,pottery, Navajo rugs, and baskets, allcreated by Native American, Western, andSouthwestern artists. The gallery offers indepth information on each artist and theirinspiration from the region. The story ofeach piece, from the local materials andtraditional techniques to the reflection of thenatural surroundings, will stay with you longafter you’ve returned from Scottsdale.bischoffsgallery.com3925 North Brown Ave.Scottsdale, AZ 85251PHOENIX GENERALPhoenix General brings together the bestlocally sourced home and lifestyle gifts,men’s and women’s clothing and jewelry,that are ethically created, sustainably sourcedand reflect the authentic modern lifestylein a desert city. This leading-edge collectioncarries a distinctive desert vibe in a playfuland artistic way. Shop for unique art prints,graphic tees and bandanas by local artists,casual clothing with a relaxed Southwesternflair, creative jewelry and local fragrancecollections for both men and women.phxgeneral.com5538 North Seventh St., #120Phoenix, AZ 85014Fashion by Robert BlackFASHION BY ROBERT BLACKOne of Scottsdale’s favorite designervintage collections, this 2,500-squarefoot boutique — created by a formerhead of a modeling agency and his partnerDoreen Picerne — is decidedly high-end.From a Bob Mackie three-piece suit includinga beaded bra, velvet skirt and matchingjacket with a beaded cowboy on the back,to an Yves Saint Laurent mink stole, fashionlovers will be enthralled by this extraordinarycollection. Red-carpet looks, special-occasiondresses, fabulous accessories and historicaltreasures will engage the true fashionistawith exceptional quality pieces for inspiredwardrobes or collecting.fashionbyrobertblack.com7144 East First Ave.Scottsdale, AZ 8525114

NEW YORK, NEW YORKFD GALLERYWith an intimate knowledge of the emotion,thought and expertise invested in creatinga personal collection of fine jewelry, FionaDruckenmiller has curated an exquisitecollection of one-of-a-kind, rare and covetedpieces. From Cartier to Van Cleef and ArpelsArt Deco to modern creations by Taffin, JARand Wallace Chan, the collection featuresdistinctive designs for self-expressionand investment. FD Gallery also offers acollection of rare and unique objects d’artincluding vintage accessories, photographsand first-edition books.fd-gallery.com26 East 80th St.New York City, NY 10075FIVESTORYWhen you’re in search of the perfect piece toelevate your wardrobe, make an appointmentat Fivestory, a treasure trove of fashionforward statements from cutting-edgedesigners, exclusive collaborations, creativeaccessories, jewelry and home decor. You’llbe delighted and inspired by this collectionbursting with dynamic style and creativity.From the perfect pair of Illesteva red cat-eyesto a luscious pink Pop & Suki handbag, you’llfind the finishing touch for a spectacularevening out in the city that never sleeps.Visit the boutique and enjoy the full sensoryexperience of shopping, have a stylist cometo you, or select items online and a stylistwill have them waiting in a dressing room foryou to try on when you arrive — it’s all aboutimpeccable service at Fivestory.fivestoryny.com18 East 69th St.New York City, NY 10021Yuta PowellYUTA POWELLAn independent fashionsalon housed in a classicaltownhouse just off MadisonAvenue, Yuta Powell offersa premier designer shoppingexperience. Enjoy a review ofcarefully curated fashion pieces andhave them custom-tailored on-site.With a focus on fine fabrics, elevatedworkmanship and attention to detail, Ms.Powell personally selects pieces by designersfrom around the world, independent of the bigluxury chains. A veteran of the internationalfashion scene, Ms. Powell brings exceptionalknowledge and taste from her previous yearsowning and operating a flagship Givenchystore and the Carolina Herrera store onMadison Avenue.yutapowell.com19 East 75th St.New York City, NY 1002115

SouchiASPEN, COLORADOAether — Men’s CollectionAETHERAether offers activewear for men and womenseamlessly designed to work for both urbanand outdoor lifestyles — appealing to thosewho experience the joy of spending time inboth places. Find a jacket that will transitionbetween outdoor adventures and urbanexplorations. Or build a wardrobe withmodern layering pieces that look and feelamazing. Take them home and you won’thave

used at SPG-branded hotels. Following our recent merger with Marriott Vacations Worldwide, Residence Club Members can now use loyalty points received from their Club Interest to access Marriott hotels and resorts worldwide. * Not applicable at Residence Club, Marriott Vacation Club, Sheraton Vacation Club, or Westin Vacation Club resorts.