Verky Arcos Fashion Director

A writer and editor with expertise in fashion and lifestyle coverage, Verky Baldonado is currently Latina magazine's Fashion Director. Baldonado has written Latin-inspired travel and food related content and has contributed to celebrity Q&As, red carpet video interviews, and the annual “Reasons to Love Being Latina” feature.                                              
As the Fashion Director, she prepares each issue’s fashion lineup, pulls merchandise, styles and writes the fashion content for both the magazine, contributes to Latina.com and works closely with the business team on fashion business development. In addition to her fashion responsibilities, she has written her own weekly Bridal Blog, “A Modern Latina Bride,” where she shared her experiences, inspiration, and advice with readers as she went through her journey of planning her own wedding. Verky is U.S.-born and of Ecuadorean and Puerto Rican descent who speaks and writes fluent Spanish.
Prior to Latina, Verky worked as a photo shoot coordinator at Universal/Island Def Jam Music Group. At Island Def Jam, Verky coordinated and produced various album packaging photo shoots for music artists like Rick Ross, Jay-Z, and The Killers. Verky holds a B.A. in Communications Arts from Montclair State University and currently resides in Manhattan with her husband and daughter.

Latina Fashion Closet: How To Make A Basic Button Down Not So Basic
Latina Fashion Closet: Not-So-Basic Ways to Wear a White Button-Down Shirt

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're showing you three not-so-basic ways to wear a white button-down shirt. These innovative options can help you create a new outfit with this wardrobe staple. Watch above!

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Learn How To Use those Beach Cover-ups After The Summer Days
Latina Fashion Closet: How To Style A Beach Cover-Up Beyond The Playa

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're showing you how to make use out of that beach cover-up beyond la playa. Don't worry, you can definitely use the summer staple to create a trendy outfit now that beach days are almost over. Watch above!

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Trading Styles With Tahiry Jose
Latina Fashion Closet: See Tahiry Jose Give Us a Fashion Makeover

Hola chicas! Welcome to Latina Fashion Closet with our Editor-at-Large and style expert, Verky Arcos Baldonado. Here, she'll show you quick and easy tips and tricks on all things fashion to bring out the fashionista in you.

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, reality star and model Tahiry Jose dresses our Editor-at-Large, Verky Arcos Baldonado, and shares some of her best style tips. 

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Latina Fashion Closet: How To Get Your Ring Game On
Latina Fashion Closet: Here's How To Stack Your Rings Like A Pro

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're showing you how to stack your rings like a pro with a little help from Wanderlust + Co. founder, Jenn Low. Watch above!

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Kat DeLuna Dishes On Her Best (And Worst!) Red Carpet Looks
Latina Fashion Closet: Kat DeLuna Dishes On Her Best (And Worst!) Red Carpet Looks

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we'll take a trip down memory lane with pop star Kat DeLuna. We chatted with her about her best (and worst!) red carpet looks! Watch above. 


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Latina Fashion Closet: How To Wear Lingerie Beyond The Bedroom!
Latina Fashion Closet: How To Wear Lingerie Beyond The Bedroom!

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we'll show you how to take that nightie to the streets for a trendy fashion statement. Watch above!


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Latina Fashion Closet: Office to Happy Hour (Part 5!)

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're showing you how to easily transition a work outfit into a hot and stylish happy hour look — again. You've seen part onepart two, part three, and part four, now watch part 5 above!

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Kat DeLuna Shows Us How To Dress Like A Pop Star
Latina Fashion Closet: Kat DeLuna Shows Us How To Dress Like A Pop Star

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, singer Kat DeLuna shows us how to dress like a pop star! Watch above. 

 

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Latina Fashion Closet: Here's How To Rock A Denim-On-Denim Look
Latina Fashion Closet: Here's How To Rock A Denim-On-Denim Look

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we'll show you how to rock the denim-on-denim trend in three different ways. Watch above!


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Latina Fashion Closet: How To Nail That '70s-Inspired Look
Latina Fashion Closet: How To Nail That '70s-Inspired Look

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're giving you three outfit ideas for summer's biggest trend — '70s-inspired style. Watch above!


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