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Cuba Woman Turns the Big 126

On Feb. 1st, Juana Bautista de la Candelaria Rodriguez of Cuba celebrated what she says is her 126th birthday. She does have a civil registry document listing her date of birth as Feb. 2, 1885, but evidently the paperwork isn’t … Continue reading

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LOVE US ON FACEBOOK!

Are you a Nicolita fan? Let’s be freinds on FACEBOOK! Check out fun behind the scenes photos from our fashion shows, filming the Cuba documentary and what like life’s at the Nicolita factory!

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Obama To Ease Cuba Travel Restrictions for Students and Religious Groups

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‘She Wore An Incy Wincy Teeny Weeny Yellow NICOLITA Polka Dot Bikini’

Dress up your Nicolita Senorita Solid bikini or a two piece from last season with Nicolita’s Polka Dot Overlays. These laser cut dots fit over your triangle top, tube top and hipster bottoms to update your bikini to this seasons … Continue reading

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THE PERFECT SWIMWEAR COVER UP- NICOLITA HIP HUGGERS

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VALENTINES GIFT GUIDE

Love is in the air and it’s that time again to start thinking about making your ‘special someone’ know how much you love them. Below is the start to my VDay wish list  that I’ll be posting until Feb 14th. … Continue reading

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Joy is a Habana Linda Nicolita Girl

Check out photos from our 2010 Nicolita Model search winner’s photo shoot in South Beach.  Joy is definitely a Nicolita Habana Linda Girl! Photo shoot was shot by Anthony Neste.

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Are You A HABANA LINDA Nicolita Girl?

A Nicolita Habana Linda Girl loves walking through the streets of Habana Vieja and admiring the amazing architecture from the past. They all stop and stare when they see Nicolita in her pretty Habana Linda bikini! This Belted Scrunch Bum … Continue reading

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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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ARE YOU A NICOLITA GIRL?

We want to hear from all of our Nicolita girls! WIN A $200 NICOLITA shopping spree Are you a jetsetter? Romantic? Fashionista? Love to Salsa? Want to learn how to salsa? Tell us about yourself and what makes you a … 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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Abuelita Rosa doll carries on Cuban Traditions with song

One of my biggest passions for starting Nicolita was to reconnect with my Cuban roots, so I can pass down traditions and culture to my future children. My sister, Michelle,  just recently had her first baby girl last February, Baby … Continue reading

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How would you like to spend a ‘Weekend in Havana?’

Get your popcorn popped, your snuggies ready, and your bags packed (with your favorite Nicolita bikini of-course), to be transported to Havana in 1941. Last night I took my trip to Havana 1941 via ‘Weekend in Havana’. I had so … 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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Get your conga drums and nicolita bikinis packed….the 27th International Jazz Festival of Havana 2011

The streets of Havana were buzzing with the sounds of salsa and conga beats during our trip to Cuba last year. So, I can only imagine what it would be like to attend the International Jazz Festival of Havana and … Continue reading

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Andy Garcia and the CineSon All Stars

Watch and dance with Andy Garcia and the CineSon All Stars on January 8 at Catalina Bar and Grill 6725 Sunset Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028 for more info: http://www.catalinajazzclub.com/

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Cuban Cigars

I’m not much of a cigar smoker, but I’m fascinated with the history, manufacturing process, and graphic design of Cuban cigars. I was fortunate enough to visit Vinales, the Valley where tobacco leaves are grown and the Partagas cigar factory, … 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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