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Actresses Selenis Leyva (L) and Jackie Cruz pose backstage at the Carmen Marc Valvo 25th Anniversary show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at The Theatre at Lincoln Center on September 5, 2014 in New York City.
Latina on the Runway: 'OITNB' Takes Over Carmen Marc Valvo’s 25th Anniversary Show

Latina scooped an exclusive interview with Orange Is The New Black’s gal-pals Jackie Cruz and Selenis Leyva who were hanging out front row at Carmen Marc Valvo’s 25th Anniversary show.


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Victoria Justice at Rebecca Minkoff Show
Latina on the Runway: Victoria Justice Dishes on What Makes Her Proud to be Puerto Rican

New York Fashion Week is in full swing and we caught up with one of our favorite stars (and #Latina30Under30 nominees), Victoria Justice, front row at Rebecca Minkoff


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Latina on the Runway: Road Tripping At DANNIJO
Latina on the Runway: Road Tripping At DANNIJO

The theme at the Spring/Summer 2015 DANNIJO presentation was all about travel. DANNIJO presented the Mongolian Road Trip Collection complete with accessories and their first-ever shoe collection by the designing sister duo. Kicking off the road trip theme, was a classic Mercedes-Benz convertible parked out front. The interior was decorated by photographer Lyle Owerko’s photos from his recent travels through Mongolia.


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Latina on the Runway: Victor De Souza Backstage Beauty Is All About Fancy Ladies
Latina on the Runway: Victor De Souza Backstage Beauty Is All About Fancy Ladies

Victor De Souza's Spring/Summer 2015 collection kicked off New York Fashion Week. The controversy surrounding the show's use of horse drawn carriages may have overshadowed the beautiful designs of gowns and separates from the New York designer. 

"The concept for the show centers around fancy ladies who become stranded," says  De Souza. Models clad in stunning dresses were sent down the runway with dramatic beauty looks. 


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Edy Ganem:
Latina on the Runway: Edy Ganem is Making Her Way to New York for Fashion Week!

Devious Maids star Edy Ganem is Latina's celebrity blogger for New York Fashion Week! Get an inside look into the shows she's seeing, trends she's loving and just what goes on when the lights go down.


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Spring/Summer 2015 BCBGMAXAZRIA backstage beauty
Latina on the Runway: Carefree and Boho-Chic is the Name of the Game For BCBGMAXAZRIA Spring/Summer 2015

The Spring/Summer 2015 BCBGMAXAZRIA runway collection is a combination of timeless elegance and bohemian silhouettes. The abstract floral prints are inspired by the Color Reform concept, they have a sun-bleached softness and richness that create a chromatic experience. 


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Edy Ganem at an Emmy Gift Suite
Edy Ganem: A Sneak Peek of My First Look for NYFW!

Devious Maids star Edy Ganem is Latina's celebrity blogger for New York Fashion Week! Get an inside look into the shows she's seeing, trends she's loving and just what goes on when the lights go down. 

Today was a bit of a crazy day for me. Everything seems to always happen at once. Or is it just me?

Anyway, the time has finally come and I have to pack. Ugh! I HATE packing! But I'm so excited because tomorrow I'm flying to New York for Fashion Week!


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Dimelo: "My Friend Has Turned Into A Competitive Monster"
Dimelo: "My Friend Has Turned Into A Competitive Monster"

Dear Pauline,

Ayudame, por favor. My friend has entered my work industry. A once fun and trusting friendship is quickly becoming a competitive relationship. Because she was my friend, I introduced her to key people in the industry. Now, she is proudly closing deals and growing quickly. She doesn't return my calls anymore. When I see her at networking events, she's quick to let people know we are friends but never introduces me to new connections. How do I salvage our friendship? Is it too late?


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Want to Attend Desigual's New York Fashion Week Show? We're Giving Away 2 Tickets!
Want to Attend Desigual's New York Fashion Week Show? We're Giving Away 2 Tickets!

New York Fashion Week is a little over a week away and while we're buried under a pile of invites and backstage beauty schedules, we wanted to take a moment to invite you to one of our favorite shows — Desigual! That's right, we're sending one lucky Latina reader and a friend to the tents at Lincoln Center to feel like an editor amidst the craziness that is NYFW.


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Dimelo: "How Can I Convince My Mother That My Older Boyfriend is a Great Man"
Dimelo: "How Can I Convince My Mother That My Older Boyfriend is Good For Me?"

Dear Pauline, 

I'm a 20-year-old college sophomore and I'm moving in with my 45-year-old boyfriend at the end of this month. I could go on and on about how awesome he is and about how he wants me to pursue my education and be an activist when it comes to the things I'm passionate about (DREAM act, immigration reform, etc.) and how he is just as passionate as these topics as I am, going to events and supporting me every step of the way. It's really awesome. 


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