Laura is a fashion editor and stylist, with more than a decade of experience in the NYC fashion industry. Her career in styling and creative content can be seen across print, digital, TV, branded content, and celebrity projects.
Originally from Austin, Laura moved to NYC for an internship at the acclaimed artist agency Art + Commerce. Looking to pursue a career in styling, she began assisting A-list stylists, Victoria Bartlett and Joanne Blades, on fashion editorials, celebrity styling, NYFW runway shows, and the launch of the CFDA-nominated label, VPL. Taking her mentor's advice that she give the editorial industry a try, Laura began working at Latina magazine as a fashion assistant. Over the next three years, she was quickly promoted to various titles including, sittings/credits editor, fashion writer, and finally, a contributing editor.
In 2009, Laura was hired by the British retailer Topshop, as their senior style advisor, helping the brand launch their first-ever US flagship and personal shopping division in New York. Later working in the digital space, Laura began consulting for luxury fashion brands, Calvin Klein and Mikimoto, on social media, digital marketing, influencer campaigns, and content strategy. Additionally, she worked with the fashion e-commerce site Cools.com, as their content & marketing manager.
For several years, Laura was the fashion editor at Cosmopolitan for Latinas Magazine (a Hearst publication), where she wrote and reported on fashion news, market trends, and emerging designers for her column, Latino Rising Stars. She also conceptualized, edited, and styled fashion editorials and celebrity features.
Laura is currently a freelance stylist, brand consultant, and contributing fashion editor living in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. She's also a multicultural brand ambassador for Dove's Invisible Dry Spray Antiperspirant.
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Work can be seen in:
Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, Billboard, Galore, Ladygunn, Vulkan, POPSUGAR Latina, Taste The Style, Cosmo for Latinas, Cosmo en Español, Cosmo Middle East, Cosmo Philippines, Latina, Sweet, Vivala, VIBE Viva, American Photo, and Huff Post Latino Voices.
Gina Rodriguez, Camila Cabello, Troian Bellisario, Christina Milian, Natalia Dyer, Fifth Harmony, Dascha Polanco, Diane Guerrero, Jackie Cruz, Victoria Justice, Alexa and Carlos PenaVega, Ana de la Reguera, Alejandra Espinoza, Kate Lyn Sheil, Olivia Jordan, Jamila Velazquez, Julissa Bermudez.
Denise Bidot, Teni Panosian, Natalie Suarez (Natalie Off Duty), Denise Sanchez (Makeup By Denise), Giannina Oteto, Clémentine Desseaux (Bonjour Clem), Monica Veloz (Monica Style Muse), Lisa Ramos (MTV), and Valerie Lora (Sirius XM).
"DYNASTY"/The CW Network, Calvin Klein, CK One, Mikimoto, Target, Dove, Maybelline, Olay, Sunsilk, Express, Angela & Alison, Rachel Allan, Jovani, CosmoBody.
Photographers / collaborators:
Naomi Kaltman, Kayt Jones, Sheryl Nields, Kareem Black, Tom Corbett, Chris Eckert, Joshua Pestka, Marley Kate Rizzuti, Lauren Perlstein, Tory Rust, Alana Slutsky, Katie McCurdy, Gabrielle Revere, Francisco Garcia, Julia Martins Miranda, James Norton, Stacy-Ann Ellis, Vanessa Granda, and Juan Veloz.