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Summer Trend to Try: Orange Crush
Summer Trend to Try: Orange Crush
By Verky Arcos | 07/28/2011 - 15:30

We’re loving the sweet, citrus colors of summer and apparently, we’re not the only ones. At Microsoft's Imagine Cup World Finals competition, Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria wore an orange ASOS "Egg Shape" shift dress which just confirmed what we already knew! Orange ya glad we let you in on this trend? Sorry, we couldn't help ourselves... 

Join in our orange crush with these cute picks that won’t take a bite out of your budget!


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Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Latina Staff | 07/22/2011 - 15:44

Check out what looks fashion designer Denise Focil rocked this week as part of her Project 365. We absolutely love that she channeled Winona Ryder in one of the best 90s movies ever—Reality Bites! Long live the choker!

From left to right, here is the breakdown from Denise for each outfit. Vote for your fave look of the week below:


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Kat's Closet
Kat's Closet: Sexy Swimwear Tips!
By Kat Deluna | 07/20/2011 - 16:30

I recently did a swimsuit spread with Vibe magazine and it totally got me in summer beach mode! Lately, I’ve been obsessed with swimwear and more importantly, cover-ups and swimwear accessories since you can find them all so cheap.

As you know, I love color, so that was a must for the swimwear shoot. Being sexy is also my thing, so if I’m not wearing a bikini, I’ll opt for a monokini as my one-piece.


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Jessica Alba
EXCLUSIVE: Jessica Alba's Tips on Staying Stylish While Pregnant
By Latina Staff | 07/14/2011 - 13:30

Jessica Alba stays fabulous, whether she’s pregnant or not. Here are some of her tips on how you can look and feel modern and stylish while getting ready to be a mami.


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Our 10 Favorite Summer Hats!
Our 10 Favorite Summer Hats!
By Verky Arcos | 07/11/2011 - 14:29

Hats are a great summer accessory and they serve double duty! Not only do they add a little flair to any outfit, they also block your precious skin for damaging sunrays. There are a ton of stylish hats to choose from this season, so why not embrace the look and look cool in the shade?


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Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Latina Staff | 07/08/2011 - 14:37

This week, fashion designer Denise Focil reached a milestone as part of her Project 365 — she’s halfway to the end of the year, chicas! Vote for your fave look of the week below and make sure to keep coming back every Friday until the end of 2011. There is still plenty of amazing fashion to see!

From left to right, here is the breakdown from Denise for each outfit:


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Summer’s Best Neutrals
By Verky Arcos | 07/05/2011 - 12:15

Last week Eva Mendes wore an airy Salvatore Ferragamo two-tone tan and white halter dress at the designers resort 2012 presentation in sunny Manhattan and it got us thinking about the best fashion pieces in summer’s timeless neutrals. We love this palette because you can mix and match it with just about anything and the earth tones are so flattering to our Latina skin. Here are some of our favorite picks for standby summer neutrals.


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Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Latina Staff | 07/01/2011 - 15:45

This week, fashion designer Denise Focil broke out her white summer trench coat and shared what her essentials are when she’s globetrotting! Check out what she wore this week as part of Project 365 and vote for your fave look below. Keep coming back every Friday for more!

From left to right, here is the breakdown from Denise for each outfit:


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Fun and festive party pieces
Steal Selena Gomez's 'Monte Carlo' Style
By Reece Olguin | 06/27/2011 - 15:46

We asked you to vote and you did! We agree that Selena Gomez's glammed up princess look is a winner and in light of the fact that we agree on that, we invite you to check out these fun and festive party pieces! They will make you feel like a million bucks no matter what time of year it is!


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Kat's Closet: Jelly Shoes!
Kat's Closet: Jelly Shoes!
By Kat Deluna | 06/22/2011 - 16:20

Growing up, did you girls own a pair of what we call "Jelly" chancletas? I did, and mine were purple!

Every summer, some designers put out at least one model of jelly shoes in their collection. This summer it's the cats meow, and now they come with designs and embellishments on them! I just bought myself a beautiful pair of clear Stuart Weitzman jelly sandals with Swarovski crystals on them and a bow tie. I feel just like Cinderella! My friend went for the Juicy Couture ones—they have them in flip-flops—some even come with an actual high heel.


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