26 year-old Mexican from Reynosa Tamaulipas is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Dear Milano.com a fashion, beauty, travel, and lifestyle website. She studied marketing in Monterrey, Mexico at Tecnológico de Monterrey and then moved to Milan, Italy during 2009 to pursue her dream to study fashion design at the prestigious Istituto di Moda Burgo. Since her return to Mexico, she started blogging about the fashion industry and her personal style.
Andrea has been interviewed and featured in several fashion editorials such as Elle Mexico, ELLE.mx where she also contributed during the summer of 2015, Harpers Bazaar, InStyle, Grazia, E! Online, Quien, Caras, HOLA, Moda Reforma, BuzzFeed, Büro 24/7, Refinery 29, Racked NYC, The Fashion Spot, LOOKBOOK, Fashion TV online, and El Norte.
She obtained an internship with the Mexican fashion designer Rolando Santana in 2013 and was Producer's Assistant of the well-known fashion and beauty photographer Kenneth Willardt in 2014. She was Assistant Director of Agatha Ruiz de la Prada New York during 2014. In 2015, Andrea Maria founded Into The Industry, a personalized workshop in New York City that explores different fields in Fashion. During 2016, she started a weekly column at InStyle México.
Andrea is based in New York City, but constantly traveling all over the world. Right now she is Marketing Director at Into The Industry and writes about fashion and mantras at DearMilano.com
Dearmilano.com was launched July 2012. It has a global reach of +169,000 followers and it is seen in more than 170 countries worldwide. It is known to be one of the top fashion blogs in Mexico and is ranked as one of the most influential blogs for fashion, beauty, travel, and lifestyle in Latin America.
Press & Mentions
ELLE.mx l 12 Fashion Bloggers para ver con lupa en Snapchat
Clinique.com l Runway Your Way: The Pink Lip
ELLE.mx l Samsung Galaxy: El arma secreta de los bloggers
ELLE.mx l El tono de lipstick que han usado las Fashion Bloggers en Fashion Week
ELLE.mx l Dear Bali Diary by DearMilano
TheFashionSpot.com l The 22 Best Fashion Blogs you need to follow in 2016
Quien.com l El increíble viaje a Bali de DearMilano
Bravotv.com l 11 Killer Outfit Ideas for Your Next Girl's Getaway
CARAS l Cover of Caras México
BuzzFeed l Las 16 mujeres mexicanas con más estilo de todo Instagram
Quien.com l Los 'Fashion Addicts' más influyentes de México
Quien.com l Las 5 bloggers mexicanas fashionistas que tienes que seguir
E! Entertainment l Live from E! / Andrea Maria host
la.eonline.com l ADN Fashionista: DearMilano
NowFashionista.com l Las 'Best Dressed' de México
Hola.com l Hecho en México: cinco bloggeras de estilo personal
Caras.com.mx l El divertido hairstyle de Andrea Maria
EstiloDF.tv l Amarás el cabello de la blogger Andrea Maria
TheFashionSpot.com l The 15 Best Fashion Blogs of 2015
Cream.mx l Interview DearMilano
Púrpura l Fashion Insiders: DearMilano & Veneto
Púrpura l #Bloggers que amamos: Andrea Maria
Gente Bien l Perfiles / Andrea Maria