The Cutest Summer BBQ Worthy Pieces
The 10 Cutest Summer BBQ-Worthy Pieces
By Verky Arcos | 05/03/2013 - 12:00

It's National BBQ Month! While the brats and burgers might nab all the attention (and rightfully so), we think looking good at an outdoor gathering is definitely on the priority list. Here's what to wear to turn some heads (and be comfortable!) at your next summer party.


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Friends filming a viral video
5 Things You Should Do Before Summer Ends!
By Dan Koday | 07/09/2012 - 14:00

Now that the 4th of July has come and gone, you're probably starting to think, Wow -summer is really flying by! Before you know it, Labor Day will be creeping up on all of us. With just a little over two months left of summer, there's still time to do something fun - and a little out of the ordinary - to make it your most memorable verano yet!


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Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
Now Is Time to Visit Mexico: 4 Places to Go
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 05/28/2012 - 10:55

Tourism to the United States’ southern neighbor, Mexico, has energetically rebounded over the past few years. Hotel rooms and beaches are filling up again with international visitors after numbers dwindled as a direct result of the country’s drug war. While the violence unfortunately continues in some parts of the country, security and spirits have all-around improved. The U.S. has acknowledged the increased safety, as well, in lowering its official travel warnings to the country, while the Mexican government has enthusiastically launched tourism promotion campaigns.


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Steal Her Style: Sofia Vergara’s Sunny Summer Casuals
By Verky Arcos | 08/02/2011 - 17:30

It’s hard for this Modern Family star to not look sexy, even when she’s wearing a casual get-up, so it’s no surprise we all want to steal the colombiana’s style.

Here’s how:


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Film Festivals
2011 Summer Film Festival Roundup
By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2011 - 16:00

Every summer, we at Latina hear about so many great indie film festivals and the amazing Latino-made films featured, so we decided to create a list to share so that you can get the inside track.  The Los Angeles Latino Film Festival just wrapped with the premiere of Cowboys vs. Aliens (starring one of our fave actresses, Ana de la Reguera) which opens nationwide today, but a ton of festivals featuring Latino films and Latino actors will be popping up all around the country from now until Fall.


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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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Catwalk to Crosswalk
Catwalk to Crosswalk
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/27/2011 - 10:57

The biggest trend off the Summer 2011catwalks: BOLD color. 

On hips, lips and even fingertips – supermodels were dripping in saturated color.  From emerald green, electric lilac and turquoise to shocking fuchsia, punchy orange and coral, the runway was a rainbow.

The time is now to experiment with ocean blue and lime green, hot pink and salmon, tangerine and tomato.

Pop one hue, color block two or mix and match many.

And for head-to-toe beauty – rock a rich multi-dimensional haircolor to complete the look!

Not sure how?


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Steal Her Style: Jamie-Lynn Sigler’s Summertime Fly
By Verky Arcos | 07/21/2011 - 14:30

Just because we haven’t seen former Sopranos star Jamie-Lynn Sigler out and about as much as we used doesn’t mean she’s lost one bit of her style. Sigler was recently graced the red carpet looking every last bit the fashionista we know she is for The 29th Annual Gay & Lesbian Film Festival screening of Drop Dead Diva, which she is guest starring in for the season finale on September 18th.


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Summer Playlist
Latina's Ultimate Summer Jam Playlist!
By Smriti Mundhra | 07/06/2011 - 17:45

Iced coffee runs, shorter hemlines and the smell of barbeque that's been following us around are just a few signs that summer is in full swing! We’re keeping our beach bag packed and ready for spontaneous trips to the shore, and it wouldn’t be complete without an iPod jammed with summer anthems.

We put together a playlist of a few favorites from past and present—keep it in your rotation and it will feel like summer all year long.


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Superstar Summer Strands
Superstar Summer Strands
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/06/2011 - 13:00

No one brings the heat quite like JLO! The smokin’ hot superstar is perfection personified. No matter the season or situation, she always manages to sizzle with sleek, shiny tresses and never so much as a strand out of place.

Want to turn up the temperature this summer with your own magnificent mane? We’ve got tips and tricks that will defy humidity and elicit double takes. Here’s how to blow them away!


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