Walk like you have three men walking behind you

“Walk like you have three men walking behind you,” a well known quote by the late fashion designer Oscar de la Renta. He was known for designing classic styles that fit with modern times. He understood that the role of women in this day and age have changed drastically and that there has never been a time…

Camilo Álvarez kicks off Colombia Moda

Colombia Moda kicked off last monday with the first runway show Argos by Camilo Álvarez. This was the first of many shows to come. We have been following Álvarez’ career for a few years now and are over the moon that he was chosen to open Colombia’s Fashion Week. This collection was inspired by the street. The…

WORLD CUP BRAZIL GAME TIME!

VERDE-AMARELA according the Wahb Beach Couture! Today 4:00 PM Eastern Time, it’s game time! Brazil vs Cameroon… Image: Wahb Mabkhout

Photographer Mario Testino Tributes Peru’s Mountain People

Peruvian-born photographer Mario Testino, famous for his high fashion editorials, is now focusing his attention on the culture and heritage of his homeland. He currently has a gallery show in Lima called, Alta Moda or High Fashion, which features the traditional costumes worn by people in the Andes mountains in the Cusco region of south-eastern…

Filhas da Gaia: Pure Elegance

Filhas de Gaia brings a refreshing and elegant collection at Rio Fashion Week. You never know what to expect at Fashion week in this massive country. What we do know is that the world can learn a thing or two of what is happening down here!    

Happy Fashionable Sunday!!!

  Happy Sunday! Here’s a preview of tomorrow’s fabulous post! A look of the Filhas da Gaia Runway Show at Rio Fashion Week!

Salinas charmes us at Rio Fashion Week

You can’t help but smile with this beautiful summery collection. The prints are incredible from birds to trees, truly celebrating the Brazilian natural environment. Most definitely another highlight for Rio Fashion Week. All eyes are on Brazil when it comes to swimwear fashion and with good reason!      

ESPAÇO FASHION RUNWAY

  It seems that the inspiration for Rio’s SS’15 collections are Hippies. ESPAÇO FASHION joins the trend with their colorful and ethnic collection. It’s a carnival of colors, which interestingly all work together!

Tijuca Wins Rio Carnival

Unidos da Tijuca wins this year’s carnival! The verdict is in, Unidos da Tijuca samba school wins this year’s Rio de Janeiro’s carnival parade at the Avenida Marquês de Sapucaí also known as the Sambódromo. Theirs was a parade dedicated to Formula 1, winning by 0.1 points over Salgueiro. To me though Portela was last night’s real winner….

The Legendary Beverly Johnson

Beverly Johnson was the first black model to grace the cover of Vogue back in 1974. Sadly, not many other women of color can say the same, making her a pioneer in the fashion industry. This fashion icon graced the cover of Glamour Magazine no less than 15 times. We will see her once more…