Category Archives: Nicolita Designer Swimwear

Are you a Las Brisas Nicolita Girl?

A Nicolita Las Brisas Girl loves white sandy beaches and looking glamorous under a palapa shade. The Las Brisas collection invokes images of white sands and golden horizons. This beautiful one piece gives the same support as our convertible triangle … Continue reading

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Are you a MADERA TROPICAL Nicolita Girl?

A Nicolita Madera Tropical Girl loves tropical beaches and sipping on a freshly cut coconut while sun tanning. Rope him in with Nicolita’s Madera Tropical collection. The vibrant blues of this print mimick planks of a wood box with gold … Continue reading

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NICOLITA is CUCU for CUCULAND!

During my last trip to Cuba, I was introduced to Cucu Diamante’s album CUCULAND. The make-artist and model were singing some songs from their IPOD and I asked them if they wanted to hook their IPOD into the car speakers. … Continue reading

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Don’t leave home without your….Nicolita bikini and your Cuba travel book

Prior to our trip to Cuba I did a lot of research online and talked to some family members who had been. I also decided to pick up a CUBA travel book to read before leaving and use during our … Continue reading

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Cuban New Years Eve Tradition with a Nicolita bikini twist

My grandmother and parents would always do some Cuban superstitions on New Years Eve. I remember the first time my grandmother told me to eat 12 grapes I thought she was crazy. As I grew older, it was something I … Continue reading

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Cono Que Rico #11 & #12! Fried Plantains

Plantains Tostones 2 green plantains Oil for frying Salt Preparation: Heat the oil to 375 degrees. While the oil is heating up, peel the green plantains and then cut them into 3/4 inch slices. Fry the slices in the hot … Continue reading

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Cono Que Rico #9 & #10! Cuban sides that you cannot live without.

SIDES Black Beans and White Rice 1 pound dried black beans 4 cups of water 3 cloves of garlic, peeled and crushed 1 medium onion, peeled and chopped ¼ pound salt pork, chopped 1 pound smoked ham hocks, cut in … Continue reading

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Cono Que Rico #8! Mom’s Arroz con Pollo.

This arroz con pollo dish was my Mom’s go-to dish. It was a staple meal in our house at least once a week. Servings: 6 Ingredients: 1 three pounds chicken 2/3 cup oil ¼ kilogram onions 1 stalk of parsley … Continue reading

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Cono Que Rico #2 & #3! Cuban and Media Noche Sandwiches

One of my Cuban weaknesses is Cuban and Media Noche sandwiches. These are ‘hands down’ my favorite Cuban food. (These are not on the Nicolita bikini diet, but everything is fine in moderation.) I just love how the buttered bread … Continue reading

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Cono Que Rico #1! Meat Croquettes you will love!

There is nothing like freshly made croquettes before a big Cuban feast. These little amazing creatures are the perfect Cuban appetizer to serve to your guest.**Warning, once you start, it’s extremely hard to stop eating these croquettes Meat Croquettes Servings: … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks- Cuban Style

It was a year ago the day after Thanksgiving that we traveled to Cuba to film the documentary and embark on a life changing adventure. I cannot believe a year has gone by so quickly and how much my life … Continue reading

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UNESCO- World Heritage CUBA

Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Our cultural and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration. Places as unique and diverse as the … Continue reading

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Nicolita wants to hear from You!

Did you get to watch Pastport: Cuba The Search for Nicolita last Sunday? What did you think? Do you want to visit your families home land? Do you have any questions about Cuba? Either email us at info@mynicolita.com or post … Continue reading

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I <3 NYC Sight seeing

I’ve been to New York three times prior to this trip. Once when it was snowing and twice when it was hot. Two totally different experiences. This trip the wind was blowing and pretty bone-chilling weather. We decided to tough … Continue reading

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Finding your roots one branch at a time -

Since my trip back to Cuba, the concept of Family has created a deeper meaning for me. Growing up as a little girl, it has always been a puzzle of trying to understand who is my cousin and how we … Continue reading

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How to Get Nicolita’s 40s Latin Glam Look

Nicolita has a signature style all her own. It’s her 40′s Latin glam look each season, that will transport you back to Cuba’s Golden Era. The signature look is a swooped bang, finger wave curls, bold red lip and flirty … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Havana: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week SWIM 2011, Published July 26, 2010 by: Nensi Farenhajt

Every year in Miami, Mercedes Benz sponsors a fashion week where designers can showcase their latest and greatest swim designs. This year there were twenty-seven designers that had the opportunity to present their newest swim wear models. The fashion week … Continue reading

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Fashion News Live: Interview with Nicole Di Rocco @ Miami Swim 2011

Rocco from Fashion News Live had a chance to chat with our designer, Nicole Di Rocco, days prior to her big runway fashion show. Check out the video below.. Nicole Di Rocco Nicolita Miami Swim 2011 Fashion meets Cuba! Host … Continue reading

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Nicolita Fashion Show featured on Daily front Row

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VOGUE.COM features Nicolita fashion show

Vogue….Need we say more. It’s been so exciting to see all the reviews and postings of the Nicolita 2011 Fashion Show. This feature on Vogue.com.uk is probably one of our top favorites. Check out the entire collection by clicking the … Continue reading

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