Right out of university, Clara Pablo thought that the best way of finding a job, was creating one. She knew what she wanted, and went for it. Pitusa is one of the most beloved brands in Miami, because of its flow textiles, and comfortable designs that fit all women, regardless of shape or size, and [...]
One of my earliest childhood memories is my five year old self coming back from school, and entering into my mothers dark room, at the end of a very long corridor. I would always open the door as quietly as I could. The heavy backed-out curtains were closed, and yet, some rays of light, painted [...]
We can't understand things as they are, we can only understand them as we are. And I'm complicated. I'm guessing you are as well, if you've made it this far.
A conversation with PJ Aviles on how to pursue a musical career.
Remember your first day of school? Every year while growing up, we faced the awkwardness of being around others at school, trying to be liked. It's not easy for anyone, but for children with limited resources and for their families, it's extremely challenging. Meet Rachel Russell-Saiger, an amazing woman who garners the power of the [...]
Mirrors are everywhere. In nature, I see my reflection as I journey through Chamonix, France.
Travel is also a mirror. A reflection on how it helps me see myself better.
‘Mirror conversations’ are a series of videos where I explore the intimate relationship we have to mirrors. I hold a complicated relationship with the girl that lives there. I can’t hide anything from her staring eyes.
On what a Latina living in the USA thinks about the family separations taking place in the border.
I believe clothes carry memories embedded in the fabric, and photographs can carry premonitions. Lately, when I do serious photo-shoots, they become more of a performance than just pictures, and what I mean by this, is that it feels as if there were messages hidden in between; we usually plan very little, things and brands [...]
For me fashion is a lot more about art, than about clothes. In this very special conversation with Lexing Zhang we explore the different situations that led her to create Art Lexing, a very special gallery in Miami.
I've shared a piece of myself on Instagram and my blog/journal for the past year, and it has really helped me grow in many ways, and I've learned a lot in the process. You see, putting yourself out there it's a psychological adventure where your perception of who you are is often challenged. There is [...]
In this interview, which is part of my 'Made in Miami' series for a journalistic project with Go Daddy, she shares her mission in life, and the reason why we should all move a little bit closer to plants and create a universe of our own. You are going to love it.
On juggling motherhood, and how no one has the right answer.
Don’t wait to have permission from a title to allow yourself to be who you are, and most importantly, don’t be intimidated by fashion.