It’s Bachelorette Night For Our Modern Latina Bride!
By Verky Arcos | 05/25/2011 - 17:22

My wedding was supposed to be this weekend, but rather than sulk around thinking about what would have been, I planned an unforgettable night of bachelorette fun for my best friend, Nercys, and I made sure she partied like a rockstar for her last night as a single woman! 


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Our Modern Latina Bride Grapples With the Guest List
Our Modern Latina Bride Grapples With the Guest List
By Verky Arcos | 03/09/2011 - 13:45

People have always told me what a nightmare it can be when creating your wedding guest list, but, of course, I thought it’d be different for me. After researching wedding guest list etiquette, I was certain that by following a few standards I could keep my initial (intimate) number down to 100 guests.

   The criteria is as follows:

- You must know both of us

- Be a close family member or a childhood friend (or friend of many years).


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Blog: Our Modern Latina Bride Starts Planning!
Blog: Our Modern Latina Bride Starts Planning!
By Verky Arcos | 02/23/2011 - 11:57

And so the planning begins!

While I had some ideas of my own, I thought I should have a brainstorming session with my fiancé and get a feel for his thoughts on the nuptials. But when I sat down with Hector on a Saturday afternoon, super excited to begin laying out my dream wedding, I was hit with the harsh reality that Hector and I didn’t see eye to eye on this. Not only did Hec not want a big production; he also didn’t want to be all that involved in the planning process either – what’s a girl to do?!


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Meet Our New Blogger: Verky Arcos, A Modern Latina Bride
By Verky Arcos | 02/16/2011 - 11:45

For as long as I’ve been working at Latina, I’ve been in a relationship with Hector. And, just like in my job, I’ve dedicated time and energy into my relationship to make it lasting and successful. Fast-forward three years and I am the Fashion Market Editor at the magazine and still going strong with my live-in boyfriend. Everything was going according to plan in both areas of my life until one day my personal life skyrocketed.


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Alexa Vega's Wedding Album
By Mariela Rosario | 10/26/2010 - 17:00

Actress Alexa Vega, 22, was married on October 10, 2010 to producer Sean Covel. It was an intimate affair held in her now-hubby's hometown of Lead, North Dakota. Vega, best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids movies, was walked down the aisle by Robert Rodriguez, who produced and directed the wildly successful franchise.


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Spring Wedding Accessories: Gems, Bags, Shoes & More!
By Kathryn Papanek | 04/20/2010 - 16:51

Wedding planning season has officially begun! Once you've found your ideal bridal gown—take a look at wedding dress designer Angel Sanchez's favorite gowns for divine inspiration—you'll need an array of lovely wedding-worthy accessories to complete your look. Our roundup of floral headpieces, bags, shoes and jewelry is sure to help you say "I do" in style this season.


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Here Come the Trends
By Lori Hoffman | 01/06/2010 - 16:00

The economy might still be in the tank, but the wedding must go on! Here are five stylish, fun and functional ideas for your special day.


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Sonia Sotomayor Makes a Love Connection
By Mariela Rosario | 10/15/2009 - 11:44

Sonia Sotomayor has a reputation for staying close to her law clerks past and present, and apparently it's not just a rumor! The newly minted Supreme Court Justice put aside her major cases for a little while last week to officiate the wedding of an ex-aide.

In an anteroom of the court's spouses' dining room, the Bronx-born boricua judge made the love (and legal) connection for lucky couple Danielle Feldman Tarantolo and Sean Henderson Murray. The small civil ceremony took place at the court last Friday, sources revealed to the Daily News.


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Salma's Second Wedding Plans
By Mariela Rosario | 04/23/2009 - 13:30

Salma Hayek might not be spending 2 million dollars on a lavish second wedding, but she is still determined to get it right the second time around with hubby Francois-Henri Pinault. Her super-secret nuptial plans were blown wide open when Antonio Banderas let it slip at a press conference that he and wife Melanie Griffith were headed to Venice, Italy this weekend to attend Salma's second wedding. 


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Natalia Jimenez on Her Cancelled Wedding: "I Am Divine, Single and Stupendous"
By Monica Herrera | 04/07/2009 - 14:21

Natalia Jimenez is defintely not crying a river over her cancelled wedding. According to LatinGossip, the Quinta Estación frontwoman just spoke out for the first time since splitting with her fiancé on the day they were supposed to be married, and she sounds happier than ever.


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