Colombiamoda: Inside Colombia’s Annual Fashion Week

The week after I arrived in Medellin, the city played host to the country’s annual fashion week (Colombiamoda) from July 27-29, 2010. My mission was clear.  Investigate, with camera in hand, and report back to the readers of Medellin Living. I’d like to think I’m fashionable, however aside from watching a few seasons of Project […]

The Small Feet of Medellin

This is a guest post by Robin, director of The Arepa. Medellin, home to friendly Paisas, beautiful women, and people with really small feet. Yes, small, feet. I have lived here for a year now and have sadly not been able to find a pair of shoes in size 13. Here in Medellin, shoe sizes […]

Fashion: A Woman’s Guide to the Medellin Look

“The plan was to just pass through Medellin…but that was four months ago.” The story is all too common here in Medellin. Travelers are either making their way through Southern and Latin America, or come to Medellin for a quick getaway, and suddenly they are hooked. Falling in love with this city is all too […]