Upon returning from a long, relaxing holiday weekend, your thoughts inevitably turn to... this
Here's what we've got lined up: absinthe. Swings. And pasties.
Feast your eyes on La Fee Verte
, Miami's first members-only burlesque and absinthe club, opening
this Friday night in North Beach.
French for "the green fairy," La Fee Verte is like a 1920s Paris bordello crossed with the Delano and a dash
of The Shining
. Everything is
meant to arouse
—from the vintage erotica on the bar's countertop to the women's bathroom walls clad
with midcentury strippers to the swings suspended from the ceiling that double as lounge seating.
You'll want to get here around 11pm—bring some friends or a date you want to seduce—and pile onto
in the VIP area to catch the stripteases, aerial tricks and contortions that go on each
From there, you'll begin an absinthe-fueled journey fraught with old standbys (Pernod, Lucid) and novel
varieties (a white version from Switzerland, absinthe chilled through an ice block). And if you get tired of
taking it straight, barkeeps will be mixing up the green elixir with champagne or classic cocktails like
As for that invite-only thing... Consider this your invitation. Just make sure to email the owners
to reserve a spot.
Unfortunately, you can't reserve a swing...
La Fee Verte
912 71st St
Miami Beach, FL 33141