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Kat’s Closet: Have Fun With Floppy Hats!
By Kat Deluna | 06/08/2011 - 12:00

Last weekend I was in Utah for gay pride and as I was having lunch with friends I noticed a pretty little girl sitting with her family wearing a very cute pink floppy hat paired with a little white purse, a white dress, shoes and shades, and then it hit me! Style doesn't have an age limit, you can start at any age and it can go on forever! Seeing this little girl made me want to talk about big floppy hats as a fashionable accessory.


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Summer Trend to Try: LBD (Little BLUE Dress)
Summer Trend to Try: LBD (Little BLUE Dress)
By Verky Arcos | 06/06/2011 - 17:00

With summer sunshine comes the urge to bring bright color back into our wardrobes! Leave the little black dress for the winter doldrums, because this summer the term takes on a whole new meaning—a Little Blue Dress is oh-so season appropriate. 


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Summer Trend to Try: Yellow Fever
Summer Trend to Try: Bright Sunny Yellow
By Reece Olguin | 06/02/2011 - 13:00

Nothing screams Summer more than this happy hue! Celebs like Fergie are fans of bright yellow when it comes to glamming it up for the red carpet and so are we. Don’t be afraid to try all shades of this color because the brighter, the better!

Here are some of our fave picks for incorpating this sunny shade into your wardobe:


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Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Latina Staff | 05/20/2011 - 15:44

It’s Friday! That means it’s time to see what fun outfits Denise Focil has cooked up for each day of the week as part of her Project 365!

Check out the breakdown of each look (from left to right) and vote for your favorite! We can’t decide, but one thing’s for sure— we are also dreaming of sunny weather out here on the East Coast.

Don’t forget to come back every Friday until the end of 2011!


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Spring Trend to Try: Kaftans
Spring Trend to Try: Kaftans
By Verky Arcos | 05/16/2011 - 16:00

Kaftan-inspired pieces are perfect for the beach or a summer soiree. You’ll look regal and stylish while still feeling comfy and cool. Since we’re obsessed with Kaftans, we figured you might be too. Here are some cute and affordable options for you to choose from!


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Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Latina Staff | 05/13/2011 - 17:37

Happy Friday! What’s better than a little style inspiration at the end of a long week? Check out fashion designer Denise Focil’s unique creations for Project 365. This week, she professed her love for Japanese fashion and went retro with polka dots. She even rocked a turban a la J.Lo. Few can pull that look off, but Denise nailed it!


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Affordable Sunglasses For Every Face Shape
Fun & Affordable Sunglasses For Every Face Shape
By Verky Arcos | 05/12/2011 - 09:30

Nicole Richie is becoming quite the style icon and one accessory she never leaves home without are her sunglasses—in fact, she recently admitted that she owns over 200 pairs of shades. Sunglasses can amp up any look from just OK to FAB!
 
Sunglasses are a timeless accessory, but their trends....not so much! Here’s a guide to all the trendiest new styles to keep you looking cool this summer.


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Kat’s Closet: It's Flowers Galore!
By Kat Deluna | 05/11/2011 - 10:30

All my bold, risky fashionistas: it's time to bust out your flower garments. Not the ones with small flowers, I'm referring to the really big roses, gardenias, jasmines, etc.

You can do a colorful flower-print vest with a fun white tee underneath and skinny black jeans with a black or colorful stiletto. I’d pick a color to match the print on the vest.


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Spring Trend to Try: Florals
Spring Trend to Try: Floral Prints
By Verky Arcos | 05/10/2011 - 15:00

With summer around the corner, everyone is busting out the floral attire! Our girl Eva Mendes is a huge fan of the floral trend—while on a recent media tour in New York for her film Last Night, she rocked no less than three different floral frocks.
 
Here are our top ten picks to help you channel some petal power:


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POLL: Project 365
POLL: Choose Your Favorite Look of the Week for Project 365!
By Angie Romero | 05/06/2011 - 14:00

Last week we introduced you to the always-fabulous Denise Focil, an Ecuadorean-born, Los Angeles-raised fashion designer and creator of Project 365. Rain or shine, sick or tired, Denise creates a different look for every day of the year without ever repeating the same outfit twice! It sounds impossible, but if someone can pull it off, it’s her.


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