Johana Hernandez
Inspiring Latina: Fashion Designer Johana Hernandez
By Latina Staff | 05/28/2014 - 15:14

Johana Hernandez knows all about hard work, dedication and focus.


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Costume Designer Marco Marco
Costume Designer MARCO MARCO Reveals What It’s Like to Dress Selena Gomez, JLo & Britney Spears
By Kelli Acciardo | 05/01/2014 - 11:21

Costume designer MARCO MARCO has worked with some of Tinseltown’s most famous Latinas: Selena Gomez, Fergie, Jennifer Lopez


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Johana Hernandez from Fashion Star
Introducing: 'Fashion Star' Contestant Johana Hernandez
By Jill Pankow | 03/08/2013 - 16:17

If you tune into the newest season of NBC’s Fashion Star you’re sure to be wow-ed by the creations of Johana Hernandez! Born and raised in California, the 26-year-old design prodigy first became interested in fashion as a young girl hanging around the sweat shop where her parents worked. She landed her first head design job at the age of 19 before starting her own line, GLAUDI, at the tender age of 23.


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Nicole Richie: Why She's a 'Fashion Star' in Her Own Right (PHOTOS)
Nicole Richie: Why She's a 'Fashion Star' in Her Own Right (PHOTOS)
By Kamren Curiel | 03/07/2013 - 15:45

Nicole Richie reunites with Jessica Simpson and John Varvatos as celebrity mentors on NBC's reality competition Fashion Star, premiering tomorrow at 8/7c. Richie will continue to offer insight and advice to up-and-coming designers creating looks worthy enough to convince buyers from Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Express to purchase and carry exclusively in their stores. With $3,000,000 on the line, the fashion expert takes her job seriously.


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Alicia Estrada of Stop Staring Clothing
Inspiring Latina: Alicia Estrada
By Desiree Browne | 07/31/2012 - 16:00

Alicia Estrada, founder and CEO of Stop Staring! clothing is inspiring us this week. The Mexican-American Los Angeles native starting sewing her own clothes at age 16 and hasn’t looked back since. After a brief stint as an accounting major, the self-described “punk rock girl” took her vintage-influenced style to Long Beach City College’s fashion design program. Soon enough, big boutiques noticed her designs and she grew with the demand. Fourteen years later, the classic looks of Stop Staring! are the favorites of regular girls and red carpet starlets alike.


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Fashion Designer Narciso Rodriguez
Narciso Rodriguez to Be Honored at El Museo Del Barrio’s 19th Annual Gala
By Verky Arcos | 05/16/2012 - 12:09

Narciso Rodriguez, fashion designer extraordinaire, will be one of the honorees at one of Latinos’ biggest nights happening tomorrow: the annual El Museo Del Barrio gala. Julianna Margulies will present Rodriguez with the award for artistic achievement to honor his career and longtime patronage to El Museo del Barrio. Rodriguez is definitely a designer that we are proud to call our own, so we took some time to chat with him about being honored by this Latino institution and his roots.


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Gabe Saporta & Erin Fetherston
EXCLUSIVE: Cobra Starship Singer Gabe Saporta Gushes About His Girlfriend Erin Fetherston
By Lee Hernandez | 12/06/2011 - 11:45

A lot of our Latina readers are crushing on Cobra Starship frontman Gabe Saporta, and who can blame them? So when we caught up with the 32-year-old Uruguayan singer last week, we asked Gabe if there's someone special in his life. "Yeah, I have a girlfriend now," said the laid-back singer. "Her name is Erin Fetherston. She's a designer of really cute women's clothing that I would never wear," {Laughs}. 


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