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5 questions for a Costa Rican fashion designer
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5 questions for a Costa Rican fashion designer

Amanda Zúñiga - May 8, 2016

Read more Weekend Arts Spotlight interviews here. Michelle López, 27, is on a mission to defy the molds imposed by society, one bag at a time. With…

CHEPEPOP: the clothing collection inspired by San José
Fashion
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Fashion
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CHEPEPOP: the clothing collection inspired by San José

The Tico Times - May 5, 2016

The recent Mercedes Benz Fashion Week may have taken place at the luxurious Real Intercontinental in the Escazú, but the streets of Chepe were the star of…

Costa Rica fashion designers to promote their creations abroad
Business
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Business
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Costa Rica fashion designers to promote their creations abroad

L. Arias - December 29, 2015

The creations of Tico fashion designers are the newest product to be promoted abroad by Costa Rica’s Foreign Trade Promotion Office (PROCOMER). The idea is to create…

As Gisele takes her last stroll down the catwalk, Brazil has something to celebrate
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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As Gisele takes her last stroll down the catwalk, Brazil has something to celebrate

Dom Phillips | The Washington Post - April 16, 2015

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- As if she weren't already famous enough, the final catwalk show Wednesday at São Paulo Fashion Week by Brazilian "über model" Gisele…

‘Happy Fashion’ – a famed designer’s way of life
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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‘Happy Fashion’ – a famed designer’s way of life

Elizabeth Lang - March 14, 2015

See also: Popular festival returns to San José  The internationally renowned Spanish fashion designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada is visiting Costa Rica for the first time…

Fashion Week flaunts swimwear in Guanacaste
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Fashion Week flaunts swimwear in Guanacaste

The Tico Times - December 30, 2014

Fashion Week hit Guanacaste last Sunday at Hotel Hacienda Pinilla, and everything about it seemed new: a new location (Pinilla, a luxury golf resort), publicity by a…

Costa Rica unveils World Cup uniforms
Brazil 2014
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Brazil 2014
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Costa Rica unveils World Cup uniforms

The Tico Times - March 4, 2014

Costa Rica and team sponsor Lotto revealed the national men's team uniforms for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The presentation took place Monday evening at a…