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Latina on the Runway: Get a Sneak Peek of The SS16 Collections
Latina on the Runway: Get a Sneak Peek of The SS16 Collections

In anticipation of New York Fashion Week, we've rounded up sketches from our favorite brands including KARIGAM (from Venezuelan designer Karina Gamez), Custo Barcelona, Desigual and more. Take a look at their inspiration for the Spring/Summer 2016 collections:


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Latina Loves: Celebrate National Cognac Day With These Courvoisier Cocktails!
Latina Loves: Celebrate National Cognac Day With These Courvoisier Cocktails!

What better way to celebrate National Cognac Day than by whipping up an elegant cocktail using Courvoisier Cognac?

French brandy Courvoisier boasts a selection of 13 marques which can be drank solo or stirred flawlessly into a delicious cocktail. Interestingly, Courvoisier was the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte’s drink of choice in the 1800’s, and it's often dubbed “the Cognac of Napoleon.” 


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See It Now: Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana Dancers at NYC's BAM
See It Now: Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana Dancers at NYC's BAM

Founded in 1983, New York’s Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana dance company has performed in more than 71 venues in 26 states over the past 5 seasons. This week, the company is at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, where it's in the midst of a six-night run that features two programs and three world premieres.


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Latina Loves: Cinnabon Breakfast Recipes!
Latina Loves: Cinnabon Recipes for a Yummy Mother's Day Breakfast!

With Mother's Day coming up, Cinnabon knows that one of the most popular ways to celebrate your mami is with breakfast in bed.

They want to kick breakfast in bed up a notch with these Cinnabon-inspired twists on classic recipes! They found a way to take French Toast, Waffles and Bread Pudding and turn them into delicious, unique treats. Our mouths are watering just looking at the pictures, we can't wait to try these out.

Check out the three yummy recipes below:


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Latina Loves: Georgetown’s Cupcakes!
Latina Loves: Georgetown Cupcake Mother's Day Treats!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to show your mami how much you love her than with some sweets!

MORE: 7 Cupcake Recipes We're Crazy About


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Ballet Hispanico at The Joyce Theater
Ballet Hispanico Explores Latino Culture at NYC's Joyce Theater

Ballet Hispanico is known for celebrating, exploring, and illuminating Latino culture. Last night at New York City's Joyce Theater, the renowned dance company did precisely that - and then some - with three diverse works by choreographers from Miami, Mexico, and Spain. Said Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro in a post-show Q&A, Ballet Hispanico advances the concept of dance by starting a conversation that asks "What is Latino culture? And what is Latino dance?"

Here, a look at and review of three pieces from the company's repertoire that address these questions.


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Latina Love: Will.I.Am Eyewear collection with Slick Rick called "ill.i Optics"
Latina Loves: Will.I.Am & Slick Rick Collaborate On Amazing Sunglasses Line

Hip-hop icon Slick Rick teamed up with GRAMMY Award winner will.i.am to create a limited edition eyewear collection — and the results are pretty amazing. The unisex collection comes in three different variations: electric purple, glossy black, and matte crystal gray. 


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The Ultimate Guide to Hispanicize 2015: Everything You Need to Know About This Year!
The Ultimate Guide to Hispanicize 2015: Everything You Need to Know!

Now in its sixth year, Hispanicize is the largest event in the U.S. for influential Latinos in media. The event consists of influencers and tastemakers in blogging, journalism, social media, music, public relations and marketing from all over. We're thrilled to attend, celebrate and participate! 


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Latina Loves: Jonathan Simkhai x Club W Sauvignon Blanc
Latina Loves: Jonathan Simkhai x Club W Sauvignon Blanc

Attention all fashion and wine lovers! New York born and raised designer, Jonathan Simkhai, has been making his mark in the fashion world and he recently teamed up with global winery Club W to launch his very own wine.

MORE: Wine 101 (Red, White, and You!)


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We Want Every Single One of Julia Pereira's Swimsuits From International Swim Week
We Want Every Single One of Julia Pereira's Swimsuits From International Swim Week

Latina spent the last few days on the beautiful island of Curacao, soaking up the sun and taking in 9 incredible swimwear shows. Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort hosted its first-ever International Swim Fashion Week and the impressive roster of models, designers, influencers and local celebs made this one VIP Fashion Show.


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