Verky Arcos Fashion Director

A writer and editor with expertise in fashion and lifestyle coverage, Verky Baldonado is currently Latina magazine's Fashion Director. Baldonado has written Latin-inspired travel and food related content and has contributed to celebrity Q&As, red carpet video interviews, and the annual “Reasons to Love Being Latina” feature.                                              
As the Fashion Director, she prepares each issue’s fashion lineup, pulls merchandise, styles and writes the fashion content for both the magazine, contributes to Latina.com and works closely with the business team on fashion business development. In addition to her fashion responsibilities, she has written her own weekly Bridal Blog, “A Modern Latina Bride,” where she shared her experiences, inspiration, and advice with readers as she went through her journey of planning her own wedding. Verky is U.S.-born and of Ecuadorean and Puerto Rican descent who speaks and writes fluent Spanish.
Prior to Latina, Verky worked as a photo shoot coordinator at Universal/Island Def Jam Music Group. At Island Def Jam, Verky coordinated and produced various album packaging photo shoots for music artists like Rick Ross, Jay-Z, and The Killers. Verky holds a B.A. in Communications Arts from Montclair State University and currently resides in Manhattan with her husband and daughter.

Latina Fashion Closet: 7 Must-Have Fall Boots
Latina Fashion Closet: 7 Shoes You Need to Add to Your Fall Wardrobe

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, Verky Arcos struts, jumps and dances in her favorite fall boots!


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Latina Fashion Closet: Cyn Santana Gives Us a Make-Over With Her Clothing Line NU
Latina Fashion Closet: Cyn Santana Shows Off Her Sexy 'NU' Clothing Line

Hola chicas! Welcome to Latina Fashion Closet with our Editor-at-Large and style expert, Verky Arcos Baldonado. Here, she'll show you quick and easy tips and tricks on all things fashion to bring out the fashionista in you.


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Latina Fashion Closet: Team USA Natalie Vie's Favorite Workout Gear
Latina Fashion Closet: Team USA Fencer Natalie Vie Shows Us Her Fave Workout Gear

Hola chicas! Welcome to Latina Fashion Closet with our Editor-at-Large and style expert, Verky Arcos Baldonado. Here, she'll show you quick and easy tips and tricks on all things fashion to bring out the fashionista in you.

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, Team USA fencer Natalie Vie shows us her favorite workout apparel. Watch above!


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Latina Fashion Closet: Adorable Mother & Daughter Outfits To Rock Throughout Autumn
Latina Fashion Closet: How To Style Trendy 'Mami & Me' Fall Outfits

Hola chicas! Welcome to Latina Fashion Closet with our Editor-at-Large and style expert, Verky Arcos Baldonado. Here, she'll show you quick and easy tips and tricks on all things fashion to bring out the fashionista in you.


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Latina Fashion Closet: Fab BCA Fashion Finds
Latina Fashion Closet: Fab Fashion Finds to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're talking to you about the importance of BCA in the month of October — and really, the importance of it always.


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Latina Fashion Closet: Latina Fashion Closet: Quick and Easy Halloween Costumes
Latina Fashion Closet: How To DIY a Celeb-Inspired Halloween Costume!

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're showing you how to DIY quick-and-easy halloween costumes ideas based on television and movie characters!


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Latina Fashion Closet: Plus-Size Model Lorna Litz's Proves That Curvy Chicas Can be Sexy Too!
Latina Fashion Closet: Lorna Litz's Proves That Curvy Chicas Can be Sexy Too!

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, plus-size model Lorna Litz Baez shows us her sexiest outfits for every situation. Watch above.

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Nail Lounge Owner Qiana Aviles Talks Style, Business, And The Hottest Nail Trends
Latina Fashion Closet: Nail Lounge's Qiana Aviles Reveals Fall's Top Mani Trends

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, our Editor-at-Large Verky Arcos chats with boss lady Qiana Aviles.


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