What I wear:
Jacket by Profound
Pants by Theory
Sunnies by Linda Farrow
Shoes by Bruno M.
Photographed by @beausimmons[/vc_wp_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]abc
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Lately some of you have asked me which city in the United States I most recommend to visit during the summer? I always say: MIAMI
One of the many reasons why Miami it’s the perfect hot spot to be at during the summer it’s “The Beach”….. Miami is geographically right by the Bahamas, Cuba, Cancun, the Dominican Republic, and most everywhere in the Caribbean that you associate with gorgeous beaches, palm trees, and clear, azure blue water that’s bathtub warm. What this means is that Miami has all those beautiful traits, too!
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Part of what makes Miami so entertaining and economical is that whenever you want something free and fun to do, just go down to the miles and miles of white sand beach and get instantly happy. Another thing why Miami it’s famous for because of the beauty of their amazing architecture you can stroll the streets and feast on the creamy yellow, pink, blue, and purple walls around you, walls flowing into the fancy shapes of art deco style.
Now where should you stay? That’s pretty simple = East Hotel Miami, but why? The answer to that it’s pretty simple... everything about the hotel speaks beauty and hospitality 10/10.
From the moment you get to the East Miami you’re greeted with professionalism by the staff. The rooms have amazing views. The pool it’s super relaxing and who doesn’t love to just layout by the pool and have a moment to relax?... the architecture + design within the hotel gives you the perfect aesthetic we all look for when it comes to taking the perfect photo to share with the world among our peers through social media.
Hope that helped some of you with your questions on what destination you guys should add to your list of travels adventures this summer.. Don’t hesitate to shoot me a message through twitter or instagram love you all and stay cool. - xoxo
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What’s more liberating than hitting the open road with your friends? looking for adventure as you race along a remote stretch of tarmac in the name of adventure?, the Coachella music festival has inspired a new generation of cross-country bohemian odysseys across the desert to conquer style, music and all of the above the includes the word FUN in it.... that's why I team up with @heelysworldwide to take you behind the scenes to see what myself and a bunch of other content creators were up too during the first weekend of #Coachella2017.
Day 1 Friday x Palm Springs
Nylon Midnight Garden
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Day 2 x Saturday
Ready to take over the #Coachella2017 Celebrations with @HeelysWorldWide
For today’s young bohemians the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival experience or any Coachella experience would be remiss without some exciting highlights and memories, right? No matter if you go on weekend one or two (why is there such competition between the two?!), there’s bound to be something that stands out. You never know who will show up or what surprises are in store each year.
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Day 3 x Sunday
#HeelysDoesCoachella x Revolve Festival
Embarking on a journey with your friends can be quite challenging but I believe it’s something that every person should experience at least once in his or her life. Exploring, conquering fears together and discovering new things about each other makes the road trip and experience ten times better, even when we return from the trip we took with friends, we will always keep those memories and share them for the rest of our lives.
As our trip to Coachella 2017 weekend 1 came to an end I couldn’t help to feel overjoyed throughout the entire festival + all the creative happenings thanks to @HeelysWorldWide our overall experience was beyond fun and yet super creative hope to keep partnering with brands such as Heelys who are all about creating moments that will stay with you for the rest of your life!! Can’t thank you enough for the feedback each one of you gave us on our socials and don’t hesitate to show some massive love to @HeelysWorldWide heelys.com for allowing us to bring you along and show you through our digital space all the fun creative activations the happened during the festival.
Photos by Serge Johnson
Shoes by heelys.com
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My Coachella experience was quite beautiful I teamed up with several other influencers to document our journey prior to getting into the festival and going from event to event plus re-connecting with other content creators from around the world.
Day 1 x Friday
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As part of its Keep Walking America campaign I joined forces with Johnnie Walker to bring you behind the scenes of all the creative happenings and festivities during the festival.
Nylon Midnight Garden
On Friday night I kicked off my night the right way with a #JohnnieAndSoda at the @NylonMag Midnight Garden Party, as the night got carry-away I couldn't help to see the amount of familiar faces being happy and dancing through the night to beats by Gigi Gorgeous Dj-Set indeed Johnnie Walker knows how to partner with the right people to throw a fun party.
Day 2 x Saturday
Interscope Coachella House
Nothing beats a good #JohnnieAndSoda cocktail in the desert! Good vibes only celebrating music, style and everything at the @Interscope House #JohnnieWalker , can we talk about how posh and class act every single person was at this party? I loved being here and chatting all afternoon with great creative minds.
Some of you asked me through Instagram about my go to Drink during the party >>> "The Valley" my ultimate favorite to survived the heat and carry-on before heading out to the festival grounds.
You want to try the Cocktail?? well the wait it's over here's the recipe:
1.5 oz. Johnnie Walker Black Label , 1 oz. Lime Juice, .5 oz. Simple Syrup, 1 oz. Top Fever Tree Bitter Lemon Soda, Lime wheel & Mint sprig for garnish, Top with Crushed Ice.
Shake first three ingredients with ice. Strain into Collins glass and top with crushed ice and bitter lemon soda. Top with additional crushed ice and garnish with lime wheel and mint sprig.
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As part of its Keep Walking America campaign Johnnie Walker joined forces with Los Angeles-based soul band Chicano Batman and I had the privilege to watched them live during the festival!! Good vibes all around from the crowd.
I can't get enough of the message behind my ultimate favorite song during their performance at Coachella
“This Land Is Your Land”. You can check out the song here
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Day 3 x Sunday
The Happiest of Hours Brunch x NYLON Estate
The Happiest of times with @JohnnieWalkerUS and @NylonMag Who said Sundays can’t be fun? #JohnnieWalker #NylonFestival, I close my festival experience on a high note during the most cozy yet fun brunch and had a blast while relaxing by the pool + great music with the greatest people def. a Sunday brunch to remember for life.
Johnnie Walker is proud to continue taking a stand for cultural progress. Being Latino (Venezuela for those who might don't know) I'm beyond stoked to support the "Keep Walking America" campaign, and I will continue to partner with brands who support beautiful stories of personal progress around the world.
Make sure to celebrate life and love one another among your community with responsibility!! Overall after coming year after year Coachella 2017.... by far one of the best experience yet.
Can't wait to share many more adventures with every single one of you.
Let's get one thing straight about —Coachella is not really about the music anymore. It's a scene where people go to see and be seen. Whether you love this fact or are one of those guys who only talks about how great it used to be.
That’s why you’re gonna love and appreciate to know how to survive in style one of the biggest festivals of the year because making it through three days of huge setlists, high temps, and endless partying requires a tons of preparation.
The ultimate goal during the festival it's not to get carry away with everything going so you need paid close attention to time and why not look good while you at it?
State Bag @Statebags
Having the right type of backpack will allow you to move a lot smoothly from party to party and very while the hustle of carrying to many on things on you.
Sunnies on Sunnies @GarmentQuarter
Stand out from the crowd with a special shade
Floral Prints x @Garmentquarter
Floral prints continue to be popular and what better way to enjoy the warm California
Denim on Denim @Topman
When it comes to festival season, denim shorts are timeless pieces.
Hope this 5 key pieces help some of you out with what you're going to wear at the festival and feel free to let me know if you have any other questions in regards of Coachella and how can you take fully advantage of everything happening there.
Ps... don't forget I have a special surprise for you on friday <3 my pre-coachella look-book video it's coming out.
Much love to each one of you and can't wait to share everything i'm working on with yall.
DB - xoxoabc
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Dutch recording artist Mr. Probz recently just came out with a New his new single ‘Till You’re Loved’ and because you know me I’m a sucker for a well produced track not only that has an irresistibly groovy rhythm that makes it almost impossible not to dance along. Probz’ vocals are warm and soulful as always and the message of the lyrics is uplifting. Take a look at the official music video for the single and below I will leave the link to spotify so you can keep eye for everything Mr. Probz it’s up to at the moment.
You can check out his latest single below
Mr. Probz - Till You're Loved
Video Credits: Written and Directed by Richard Paris Wilson Producer: Fritzi Nicolaus for Rumble London Edit: Richard Paris Wilson
On saturday afternoon because of a job I had to shoot in San Diego decided on my way back to make the most of my day and document what I can of my short day trip.Lately my life it’s been a bit to crazy with my recent move to Los Angeles, CA not an easy task for such spread out City but I can’t really complain the amount of support been getting from a lot of you it’s tremendous and I’m very thankful for it. My first stop was to stare and appreciate the sunrise as I enter Los Angeles can’t help it but to think about the following quote:
Dean’s California–wild, sweaty, important, the land of lonely and exiled and eccentric lovers come to forgather like birds, and the land where everybody somehow looked like broken-down, handsome, decadent movie actors. – Jack Kerouac, On the Road
The more I think about that quote by Jack Kerouac, brings me to the million dollar question ‘How do I stay true to my Style? Well not all of us are models or a celebrity, and that's okay. You don't need that to have style. To have style, you need to know how to tell when clothes fit you, and what kind of clothes and styles you can use to flatter your body type regardless if you are boy or girl that right there it’s my motto and why I always choose to wear what makes happy.
The number one thing you can do to improve your sense of style and train your eye is this: look at how other people are doing it! What types of pieces are they wearing, what colours do they mix, what shoes do they pair with their outfits, how do they accessorise and so on.
As you can see I chose to wear something that will allow me to stay stylish at the same time still feel comfortable it was long day for me already driving all the from San Diego to make it to Los Angeles for a day full of activities.
Can’t get enough of my Retro Lifestyle Sneakers by Brooke Heritage they’re casual, lifestyle footwear line that celebrates the history, heritage and spirit of the run. This style is from the Imperial collection which is inspired by the opulence of historical monarchies with a regal aesthetic The Regent (name of the shoe) feature a suede and velvet upper and metallic detailing for a touch of elegance.
They’re indeed my ultimate favorite shoes at the moment. A lot of you know how passionate I am about finding the right shoes the will make me look and feel like million bucks and this pair make me felt beyond amazing throughout my entire day trip.
Because the great thing about having a great sense of style is this: It’s not something you need to be born with. It’s a skill like any other, that can be learned like any other. All it takes is a little practice.
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You know me can’t get through my day without a good coffee especially if you’re driving through Venice Beach.
On that note always remember to smile freely and I appreciate the gifts that life offers to us and doesn’t matter how busy you might be do and wear what makes you happy.
Because I know some of you already tweeted me and message on instagram in regards of where to get the shoes you can do so at Brooks Heritage and don’t forget to give them some love on social media too @BrooksHeritage xoxo
Thanks for your support always - DB