By Angelique Serrano | 02/18/2010 - 12:45
The fall 2010 collection of designer Carlos Campos was inspired by three things: Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek in the film Desperado, mariachi, and the embellishments found on a Mexican sombrero. It was, as Campos put it, “a thank-you to Mexico; they’ve done so much for me and my career.” And what a thank-you it was! The inspiration played out quite literally in structured shoulders and neat tailoring, corbatin-style neck ties, and botonaduras adorning shorts and lapels.
By Gerri Miller | 02/16/2010 - 09:45
Even for stars with great fashion sense, putting a great red carpet look together can be a daunting task. That’s where stylists like fashion guru like Robert Verdi come. Verdi can be credited with dressing Eva Longoria Parker, Ana Ortiz and Kathy Griffin in the latest designer creations.
By Miranda Noland | 02/11/2010 - 16:34
The world lost one of its brightest and most celebrated fashion designers today. Alexander McQueen took his own life at the age of 40. The designer, born and raised in London, worked his way up to become a favorite among celebrities and fashion lovers all over the globe. He was named British Fashion Designer of the Year on four separate occasions, and his clothes—known for their drama and impeccable tailoring—graced countless red carpets. Here, we take a look back of some of his most beautiful looks, worn by the stars who tried to do them justice.
By Cameron T. Moore | 02/04/2010 - 14:31
Earlier this winter, Latina partnered with Southpole—a leading fashion brand in the streetwear apparel industry—to bring a taste of New York fashion to Chicago Latino Fashion Week, the only one of its kind.
By Araceli Cruz | 02/01/2010 - 14:12
Starting Feb. 15, the days of buying knockoff Narciso Rodriguez designs will be over. The charismatic Cuban designer, who has dressed the likes of Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba and Michelle Obama, will be launching a new line to be sold directly on eBay.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 01/06/2010 - 13:28
Unconfirmed reports surfaced yesterday that designer Marc Jacobs and Brazilian ad exec Lorenzo Martone tied the knot over the holidays in a private ceremony in St. Barth’s. They looked like a couple of honeymooners in photographs of them enjoying the sun and romantic strolls on the beach, but that’s not what got people talking.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 12/02/2009 - 09:16
Jennifer Lopez’s new single off her upcoming album Love? is a rallying cry for all scorned women to get over that good-for-nothing man by throwing on a pair of Louboutins and heading to the club. Fashionweekdaily.com caught up with the shoe god himself, designer Christian Louboutin, as he prepared for the opening of his Miami store, and he had nothing but great things to say about La Lopez honoring his work in her song.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/05/2009 - 14:35
Okay, we're trying to catch our breath after getting a glimpse of Nicole Richie's fab upcoming footwear line, which will be added to her House of Harlow 1960 accessories line starting early next year. We're deeply in love with the tribal-inspired booties, and we're flirting heavily with those whip-stitched diamond-pattern peep-toe platforms. And just think: This is only a sample of what Richie has planned for our eager feet. There are plenty more statement-making boots, flats and heels in store for us in a few short months.
By Angelique Serrano | 10/26/2009 - 14:09
What does it take to reach supermodel status these days? Is it decades in the fashion business? Is it multiple magazine covers with one model’s face appearing at the same time in various countries all over the world? Is it an inflated sense of self that declares it will not get out of bed for less than $10,000 a day? Perhaps it’s something more.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/26/2009 - 11:30
Francisco Costa attended the 2009 National Design Award with the striking Eva Mendes on his arm. The dashing lead designer of Calvin Klein won the award for fashion design, beating out finalists Rodarte and Thom Browne. Conceived by the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, the awards honor the best each year in American design, from products to fashion to architecture.