Stella Nolasco is Puerto Rico's most celebrated designer, worn by celebrities at elite parties worldwide. Her works are very outgoing and daring, the intricate and tasteful dresses are artisanally made with beautiful fabrics which are hand stitched and have delicate beading. The textures and bright colors expressed in her work pay an homage to her Puerto Rican vibrant culture and aesthetics.
Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Herrera has made her name in the fashion world. She has ran her fashion empire for thirty years, in that time she has won various wards for her timeless designs, including a lifetime achievement award from the council of Fashion Designers of America. Her bold colors and floral patterns reflect her Venezulean culture. She is famous for her work uniform consisting of a crisp white button down.
Oscar de la Renta
He designed for some of the most influential fashion houses on the planet before founding one himself, but de la Renta never forgot his roots in the Dominican Republic, where he lived until he was 18. He created beautiful feminine, dramatic dresses, making any woman who wore one look ravishing. His embroidered works reflect the Latino culture with its intricate designs and vibrant, floral patterns. Oscar de la Renta passed away October 20 of 2014, but his legacy lives on with the beautiful designs he's created.