Posts tagged style
Underneath it All: Lingerie for Every Shape, Shade & Size

There comes a time for many of us living abroad when hauling merchandise from back home can get tiring, or worse, expensive. Bras in particular are such items, ubiquitous yet hard to get just right. Fortunately, we’re in good hands here in Spain. Although there are a few Spain-specific brands, a few of the shops featured on this list ship internationally! Women deserve to feel both sexy and comfortable no matter where they are in the world! Check out these shops for your bra and undergarment related needs.

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Love is in the Air: Valentine's Day Outfit Inspiration

Every year it seems like the day after the holidays officially end, every single store starts rolling out hearts, chocolate, and all things red gearing up for February 14th. Fortunately, Valentine’s Day has become a day not only for lovebirds, it is a day to celebrate all types of relationships and love.  Whether Valentine’s Day is your thing or not, we’ve got a few outfit ideas and inspiration for any plans.

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Black Entreprenuers You Need To Know: Kimo Bentley

Kimo Bentley has worked in the fashion industry with Ralph Lauren & Polo Sport, in accounting, and as a hair technician and transplant expert at Bosley Medical Center. Now, she's the owner and CEO of her own natural beauty brand. Each of those past endeavors work together towards the success of Kimo Bentley as it’s known today. She took some time out of her busy schedule for an exclusive interview with LMDES. 

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Time to Get Edgy: Fall Fashion with Las Culpass

Las Culpass is a feminist brand concept that is taking the Spanish world by storm. When friends Alexandra Cánovas del Rey and Martaé Martínez Martínez joined together with a mission not just to redefine how we think of fashion and the stereotypes that come with it but to do it in a way that exudes empowerment and authenticity; they had no idea their name would be spread all across the world. Through their innovative and provocative creations, Las Culpass breaks boundaries and asks for no apologies along the way. 

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From Yoga Pants to Oxfords: A Personal Style Evolution

This is my fifth year living in Madrid, and I was looking at a few photos from when I first arrived. My, how things have changed! As a woman of color with a body type that’s not as common here, finding positive representations of myself in the fashion world and the day-to-day was difficult, and still is challenging. Luckily, not only do I have my confidence back (I really want to say swag), but I also know where to look for inspiration.

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5 Summer Essentials for your European Getaway

LMDES brought you five essentials for your extended Spanish stay but if you’re simply getting ready to jet off for summer vacation or preparing for a study abroad session, ease your anxious mind with these summer travel items! Arrive to Europe feeling both stylish and prepared for the summer months ahead. 

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Meet La Morena: Brionnie Andrews

Pageant model turned expat, Brionnie Andrews has an extremely interesting story. From Louisiana to South Korea to Madrid, this risk-taker really knows how to go after what she wants.  Our community manager, Danni, had the chance to speak with her on her past as a pageant queen, the importance of positive vibes and how she came to live the life she's always dreamed of. 

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