By Dan Koday | 02/07/2013 - 18:05
Kicking off Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week (literally, at 10am!!) this morning was the BCBG Max Azria Fall 2013 fashion show.
Max and his wife Lubov, the designers also behind Herve Leger, showed off a collection of hip ready-to-wear clothing perfect for the mean streets of cities like NYC and Rio and everything in between.
By Latina Staff | 09/19/2012 - 16:30
Puerto Rican model Joan Smalls shares how she started modeling and her favorite things about her career. "There's not a routine," she says. "You go to different parts of the world and experience different things." Sounds like a sweet gig! Get more backstage scoop (including what she thinks being Latina means!) by watching the video below.
By Nicole Forbis | 09/19/2012 - 12:30
Star of reality show Empire Girls, Adrienne Bailon is a true New York fashionista. We caught up with her at the Abbey Dawn by Avril Lavigne Fashion Show during Style360 Fashion Week in New York, where Adrienne shared with us her current fashion obsession and plans for the rest of New York Fashion Week.
What did you think of the Abbey Dawn by Avril Lavigne Fashion Show?
"I thought it was amazing!"
What was your favorite part of the collection?
By Latina Staff | 09/19/2012 - 10:30
Calling all beauty lovers: this video might blow you away. LeAura Luciano went backstage at the Betsey Johnson Spring/Summer 2013 show at New York Fashion Week. The lead makeup artist explained the inspiration behind the looks as "pinups and comic book superheroes." Crimped hair and backcombing set the party scene. Watch the video below for even more inspiration! Are you a fan of the look?
By Samantha Leal | 09/18/2012 - 14:00
Presenting her Spring 2013 line in New York, designer Misha Nonoo accentuated her fresh, girly designs with a Frida Kahlo-inspired hair look that was soft, pretty and feminine. Created by Marcos Diaz of ION Studio for Davines, we got the scoop on how to recreate the look at home!
Begin by spraying the hair with Davines for Wizards No. 14 Sea Salt Primer. This gave it a great textured, gritty look and made the hair easy to work with.
By Nicole Forbis | 09/18/2012 - 10:00
Black, white, bright yellow, and bold blue laid the foundation for Angel Sanchez’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection. Sanchez’s presentation style fashion show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week allowed guests to get an up close look at the architecturally stunning designs.
We spoke with Venezuelan fashion designer on the day of his show. Sanchez, who is a judge on Project Runway Latin America, shared with us his inspiration for this collection and his must try Latin American vacation destination!
By Samantha Leal | 09/17/2012 - 14:00
Carolina Herrera's Spring collection was all about lightness and fluidity, using fabrics such as chiffon and tulle. Hairstylist Orlando Pita of Orlo Salon for Moroccanoil designed strong, architectural looks for the Carolina Herrera Spring 2013 collection. The sleek, shiny, and graphic style was straight on sides and back –with front, mid-brow strands pulled back to simulate the effect of hair held in place by a barrette or ponytail.
By Nicole Forbis | 09/17/2012 - 09:29
World renowned luxury fashion designer Oscar de la Renta delivered a stunning collection during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week deserving of a standing ovation. The Dominican fashion genius showed his Spring/Summer 2013 creations to a packed house including front row guests Rachel Zoe, Anna Wintour, and twins Jenna and Barbara Bush.
By Latina Staff | 09/14/2012 - 18:00
New York Fashion Week may be wrapping up, but that means the fashion and beauty will soon be moving from runway to every day. Stylist and beauty lover LeAura Luciano took a backstage look at Rebecca Minkoff to get the lowdown on the hottest in beauty for Spring/Summer 2013. Sarah Lucero, the makeup artist for the show, describes the look of the show as a "Calfiornia roadtrip festival girl," using desert colors, especially a terra-cotta color.
By Sugey Palomares | 09/14/2012 - 15:26
From bold colors to dramatic hem lines, Latino designers were among the ones to watch this season during the 2012 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Check out their new designs, get inspired and let us know which ones you can't live without!