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Viva La Frida!

Influencers, Persons of Interest  /   /  By Nina Louie

The braided updo. The charming unibrow. The bright Mexican blouse. Every year, someone’s Frida Kahlo is one of our favorite low-key Halloween costumes. But caricatures aside, the woman was a fashion genius. Remember that moment in Julie Taymor’s beautiful biopic was when Frida ditched her classic white wedding dress in favor of a rich, emerald green number at the last possible moment? Let’s face it, she lived for color and could accessorize—with such gorgeous combinations of ribbons and flowers—like no one else.

Fashion blogger, author, and creative director Andrea Linett thinks so, too. “Through her beautifully flamboyant fashion sense and iconic folk art, Mexican painter Frida Kahlo has become a classic style icon,” she writes in her new Viva La Frida! collection. Is Frida one of your fashion icons?

See the full collection here. Plus, learn more about collections and how to create your own.

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