Santiago Barberi Gonzalez, son of Colombian handbag designer Nancy Gonzalez and president of their family-run business, breaks it down about their coveted exotic skin handbags, his extensive high-brow art collection, and what itâ€™s like being one of the few internationally visible Latin American luxury brands on the market. BY PAIGE REDDINGER
As the fashion-forward CEO of AdvanStar, former CondÃ© exec Tom Florio has traded one fabulous circus for another. Between producing 10 (yes, 10!) trade shows and updating each with cutting edge technology, itâ€™s lucky this ringleader can work withâ€¦MAGIC.
BY DENA SILVER
Meet Danielle DiFerdinando, the brains behind hip handbag line, Danielle Nicole. Combining high quality design with affordable pricing, DiFernando’s carryable endeavors have been sealed with a blessing from the most influential woman in the world. Post-recession, she’s proving that being chic doesnâ€™t have to cost a fortune. Now, that’s a principle we can get behind!
BY RACHEL BERNSTEIN
Vanity Fair has enlisted The Daily to choose candidates for its International Best-Dressed Challenge. All week weâ€™ll be watching what youâ€™re wearing and sending them our picks. Cast your vote on VanityFair.com, and be sure to don your chicest threads this week for a shot at getting VF-ed!
Name: Myf ShepherdAge: 21Occupation: Iâ€™m an artist.
Roopal Patel has founded her own conulting agency after leaving her post at e-tailer, Moda Operandi.