01/04/2012 10:30 am ET Updated Mar 05, 2012

Stella McCartney Makes The Move To Miami

Bold cabana stripes and Hawaiian florals could have foreshadowed Stella McCartney's next major stateside move. That is, to hotblooded Miami--just in time for the resort season that points toward the warm, tropical climates and a determinedly sunny disposition.

The shop, which opens its doors early this month at Bal Harbour, debuts in tandem with a dynamic collection that may as well have been made for the Magic City, while also bringing Stella McCartney's hallmark environmental awareness to a new audience.