Brian Madigan

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Sneak Peek: America Ferrera in <i>How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer</i>

If 2003's Real Women Have Curves left you hungry for more funny, touching multi-generational Latino films, get ready for How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer. Also starring golden girl America Ferrera, Garcia Girls is about three generations of Mexican women--abuelita Dona Genoveva (Lucy Gallardo), mamá Rosa (Elizabeth Peña) and hija Blanca (Ferrera)--who, over the course of a scorching hot Arizona summer, discover (or rediscover) their sexuality.


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La Pura Vida

Our intrepid traveler gets back to nature on her trip to Costa Rica.


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Chic & Cheap: Street Queens

Carrie Bradshaw, take note: This street-inspired jewelry will be the nameplate necklace of the future! Nina Sky are huge fans of Bijules NYC, a cooler-than-thou accessories line that sells in boutiques from Miami to Stockholm. You can check out her line at bijulesnyc.com. Our favorites are the super-long and versatile “Cops and Robbers” chain ($385), the sumptuous “grenade launcher” ($1,456) and the drop-dead gorgeous brass nail ring ($166), which takes nail jewelry to completely new and unexpected heights.


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Best Dressed: Week of April 11, 2008

Mariah Carey, Gloria Estefan, Fergie and more!


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Signature Looks

Red Lips? Black roots? Vote here on what you think about these Latinas' signature looks!


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Best Dressed: 2008 Latin Billboard Awards

See the red carpet winners (and losers)!


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Los Premios Billboard a la Musica Latina 2008 Rehearsal

Take a peek at our stars prepping for the big night!


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Hot Designer: Richard Ruiz

Richard Ruiz, the New York City based couturier, designs elegant upscale dresses, pants, and blouses with a special attention to excellent tailoring. And it's easy to see why: the 35-year-old boricua worked as a tailor to the stars for many years before launching his own line in fall 2006. (Visit richardruiznyc.com to check out his design evolution.)

Latina.com spoke with Ruiz just as he was readying his second spring collection:


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April Showers

In honor of Jessica Alba’s baby shower on April 6, Latina.com assembled a dream baby-shower gift basket of luxurious beauty products for the expecting mom:

Dr. Scholl’s Toe-Touch Foot Spa
($17.99, amazon.com)


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Music Roundup: Who Will Win Big at the Billboard Awards?

Billboard’s Most Likely Winners and Losers


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