By Verky Arcos | 08/24/2011 - 16:59
I am a strong believer in people really owning their craft and showing their talents by being their own #1 spokesperson. For example, as a fashion editor it would be a sin for me to walk around wearing high-water wide leg jeans, so naturally when looking for my make-up artist the first thing I did instead of looking at their portfolio is look at them. It amazes me to see so many “make-up artists” looking jacked up and not really selling their services to the fullest.
By Verky Arcos | 08/23/2011 - 12:15
We caught up with La La Anthony recently to get the inside scoop on the bootie she designed for Shoedazzle. The Puerto Rican beauty — who started a popular Twitter contest dubbed "Shoe-icide Wednesdays" and encourages all of her fans to tweet her their hottest heels — couldn’t be more proud of the design, and tells us just how far back her love affair with shoes goes.
We know you created a FAB shoe for ShoeDazzle. How did that come about?
By Verky Arcos | 08/22/2011 - 17:12
Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarrete tried on Gabriela Cadena gowns recently for her press appearances for Miss Universe 2011 in Sao Paolo, Brazil. As she tried the outfits, the beautiful mexicana found time to talk to us about her experiences this past year, why she loves the Ecuadorian designer's dresses, and why she doesn’t think Latinas consistently winning beauty pageants is a coincidence.
By Verky Arcos | 08/17/2011 - 15:00
As you all know a few months back I postponed my wedding date. As a result, I had to decide how I wanted to follow-up with my guests to notify them of the new date for my big day. I really didn’t want to do the website thing because I simply don’t like it, so I caved in and ordered some simple laser print invites. I felt it was important for the new invite to be complimentary to the original invite, so I made sure it was designed based off of what I’d already sent out.
By Verky Arcos | 08/10/2011 - 11:00
When thinking of a perfect father/daughter song to dance at my wedding, what comes to mind is an old school salsa song. I know some of you may think it’s a bit impersonal and not typical father/daughter music to dance to, but there are several reason why a salsa song is very fitting for my papi and I.
By Verky Arcos | 08/03/2011 - 13:00
The time has finally come when I get to do fun stuff like figuring out what hairdo I want for my wedding day! I’m exposed to so many amazing hair and make-up artists that I think I might be a little more picky than the average bride, so I wanted to make sure I chose the right person. I’m not difficult to work with, but I do have a vision and I decided I didn’t want a very well known hairstylist that would end up being more high-maintenance than me, the bride.
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.
By Verky Arcos | 07/27/2011 - 11:19
I recently found out that my sis and mom are planning my bridal shower and I’m very excited for the festivities begin! I’m even more excited about the dress I intend on wearing; it is THE perfect dress for a bridal shower, in fact I have had the dress in my closet for a couple of months now, just waiting to be worn on this particular day.
By Verky Arcos | 07/25/2011 - 15:49
Actress Ana de la Reguera attended the Premiere of Cowboys & Aliens this past weekend wearing quite a revealing dress. The Mexican beauty chose a petal flower Gucci dress that bared her bottom half with a black sheer skirt. While the dress undeniably made a statement, do you think it made the right fashion-forward statement?
By Verky Arcos | 07/20/2011 - 13:15
You know how when someone close to you is pregnant, all of sudden it seems like every single woman you see is pregnant?
Well, I kind of feel that way with the “D” word: DIVORCE. Now that I am so close to my wedding date, I feel like I keep on hearing about people getting divorced and with the whole J.Lo and Marc Anthony breakup, the word is being thrown around everywhere and it freaks me out!