Latin Culture and Its Influence on Mainstream Fashion

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Ponchos
Found throughout Mexico and the Andean regions of South America, this simple garment has provided warmth and comfort for thousands ... more 
Photo by: Flickr Photo/Some rights reserved by mckaysavage/h
Ponchos
Found throughout Mexico and the Andean regions of South America, this simple garment has provided warmth and comfort for thousands of years. Today, renowned designers like Michael Kors (right) continue to show the humble poncho's influence in their collections. less 
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Wed, Jan 16, 2013 5:56 PM EST
Some of the most popular fashion trends were inspired by traditional garments and accessories of Spain and Latina America. See which wardrobe staples have the Latin culture to thank.