Steal Her Style

How To: Dress Chic Like Penelope
By Latina Staff | 08/11/2008 - 14:23

In the new Woody Allen film Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Penelope Cruz plays the unpredictable and shrewish ex-wife of Javier Bardem (her real life love interest). The Spanish actress showed up at a string of events to promote the film dripping from head-to-toe with classic European style—looking fashionable but never a victim.

We followed her from appearance to appearance, deconstructing her ladylike looks with a naïve hope that we too could someday possess her simply chic elegance. Take a look!

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How To: Rock a Power Suit Like Salma Hayek
By Latina Staff | 06/23/2008 - 11:10

Salma Hayek proved it: A sharp black suit can take you anywhere, from the office to the awards ceremony. Wearing this fierce Alexander McQueen black suit to the Crystal + Lucy Awards, Salma looked both powerful and sexy—a lethal combination. A low ponytail, minimal makeup and impeccable grooming topped off the exquisitely polished look.

Amazingly, this chic look can be replicated with cheaper pieces. Click here for all the elements to create your own power suit!

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How To: Rock a Power Suit Like Salma Hayek
By Latina Staff | 06/23/2008 - 11:04
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Celeb Style: Alice Braga’s Open-Toe Slingbacks
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 04/30/2008 - 01:59

Alice Braga, the lovely star of City of God, is often spotted in solid black evening gowns to her public events, but for the screening of Redbelt at the Tribeca Film Festival, she surprised everyone by showing up in a pinstriped dress that hugged all her womanly curves.

Though the frock had feminine details like puffed cap sleeves and a sweetheart neckline, she kept the look from slipping into girlishness with an impeccable hairstyle, subdued makeup, a sophisticated clutch and most importantly, a pair of open-toed pumps.

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