Designers

 
Ahead of the Trends: Custo Barcelona’s Funky, Flashy Frocks
By Latina Staff | 09/13/2011 - 13:00

The Custo Barcelona Spring 2012 fashion show was an absolute spectacle. The collection was named Tripolar and was broken up into three parts: Dual, Kaleidoscope, and Mirame. Each section had its own feel, from casual to flamboyant, but there were some consistent themes running throughout the entire collection.


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WATCH: Meet the Designer Behind Miss Universe's Fabulous Fashions!
By Latina Staff | 09/12/2011 - 13:00

Did you know an Ecuadorian designer is behind some of the most beautiful dresses you have seen Miss Universe wear, including Mexican Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarrete? Gabriel Cadenas came to New York in 2009 and never looked back. Here, she talks to Fashion Editor Verky Arcos about her rise to fame and her latest Spring 2012 collection.


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WATCH: Marc Anthony Rolls Up His Sleeves for Kohl's Campaign
WATCH: Marc Anthony Rolls Up His Sleeves for Kohl's Campaign
By Mariela Rosario | 09/02/2011 - 13:00

Jenny had her turn to bring the laughs, and now it's time for Marc to shine! Check out the funny new videos of Marc Anthony "in the workplace" as he put together the new Fall fashion line for men he designed for Kohl's (in stores in September, 2011):


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WATCH: J.Lo Gets Down to Work on New Kohl's Line
WATCH: J.Lo Gets Down to Work on New Kohl's Line
By Mariela Rosario | 08/31/2011 - 13:00

Jennifer Lopez has been hard at work! She's been promoting and filming videos for her album Love?, prepping for the next season of American Idol, shooting her new reality TV show, Q'Viva—oh, and also getting ready to launch her new fashion and lifestyle line for Kohl's this September.

The department store shot some pretty funny "behind-the-scenes" videos of J.Lo hard at work on the new line. Check them out below:


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Lala Talks to us about designing her first bootie and her shoe obsession!
La La Anthony's Confession: Obsessed with Shoes!
By Verky Arcos | 08/23/2011 - 12:15

We caught up with La La Anthony recently to get the inside scoop on the bootie she designed for Shoedazzle. The Puerto Rican beauty — who started a popular Twitter contest dubbed "Shoe-icide Wednesdays" and encourages all of her fans to tweet her their hottest heels — couldn’t be more proud of the design, and tells us just how far back her love affair with shoes goes.

We know you created a FAB shoe for ShoeDazzle. How did that come about?


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WATCH: Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarrete On Her Reign and Fashion
WATCH: Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarrete On Her Reign and Fashion
By Verky Arcos | 08/22/2011 - 17:12

Miss Universe 2010 Ximena Navarrete tried on Gabriela Cadena gowns recently for her press appearances for Miss Universe 2011 in Sao Paolo, Brazil.  As she tried the outfits, the beautiful mexicana found time to talk to us about her experiences this past year, why she loves the Ecuadorian designer's dresses, and why she doesn’t think Latinas consistently winning beauty pageants is a coincidence.


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WATCH: Jennifer Lopez Shares the Inspiration Behind her Kohl's Line
WATCH: Jennifer Lopez Shares the Inspiration Behind her Kohl's Line
By Mariela Rosario | 08/10/2011 - 13:09

Jennifer Lopez sat down to talk about what she brought to the table when it came to her new line of clothing, accessories and home furnishings with Kohl's.Check out La Lopez talking about how her experiences from her block in the Bronx to becoming a jet-setting celebrity have influenced her fashion:


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Do You Love La La Anthony's Bootie for Shoedazzle?
Do You Love La La Anthony's Bootie for Shoedazzle?
By Verky Arcos | 08/03/2011 - 14:00

With Lala Anthony’s love for footwear it’s only natural for her to take a chance at designing her own shoe and we think she did a great job! The members only online shopping site, Shoedazzle, has a Celebrity Shoe Design Program for Charity in which Anthony participated and designed a fierce faux snake-skin bootie named "Ooh La La".


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Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta Confirms He Had Cancer
By Latina Staff | 08/01/2011 - 15:17

UPDATE: Oscar de la Renta has Passed Away at the Age of 82

At the launch for his latest fragrance at his gorgeous country home in Kent, Connecticut, fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who celebrated his 79th birthday on July 22, admitted that his experience with cancer inspired his gorgeous new scent, Live In Love.

"it's given me a warning to fully appreciate life, love, and nature," said the iconic half-Dominican, half-Puerto Rican designer, who had been diagnosed earlier this year and is now cancer-free. "The name really represents my life now. It's about loving yourself and loving life."


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SNEAK PEEK: Nicole Richie's New Line of House of Harlow 1960 Handbags
By Mariela Rosario | 06/29/2011 - 15:15

We have to admit, when we first heard that Nicole Richie was starting a new clothing line named after her daughter Harlow, we did not expect to love pretty much everything she's designed as much as we do! Everything from her jewelry to her shoes has been pretty covert-worthy, and now we can add handbags to the list.

SNEAK PEEK: Nicole Richie's Spring Fashion & Jewelry Lines


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