Leonardo Rocco (Rocco Donna) is a hairstylist who for years has been known in the Latin-American world of celebrities and beauty.
His extensive work with the network Telemundo gives him exposure and a genuine friendship with stars and their beauty needs, which places him in the perfect position to organize his annual event known as Miami Hair Beauty & Fashion Show 2016 by Rocco Donna where he launched his new Italian-Inspired Rocco Donna Professional haircare line.
The 11th MHB&F took place in the new trendsetting neighborhood of Wynwood at District 380 in Miami for the the annual event that welcomed celebrities to a a Cocktail and Hors d’Oeuvres hour. The audience was buzzing with anticipation, and the guests were let in for the show to begin! The packed Hair Beauty & Fashion Show had an overwhelming crowd and open bar. The show began with the hosts Mariela Encarnación and Daniel Sacros were followed by the first designer, a show by Rosita Hurtado where the models playfully flaunted the line down the catwalk followed by Argentine designer, Sofia Dumaine.
The 2016 Color & Cut Trends, portion with the Rocco Donna Professional Hair Show was a fabulous avant-garde exhibition of talent an high fashion hair inspired by woven braids and a spectacle of true artistry. The audience on the edge of their seats as Leonardo Rocco began to style hair in a matter of minutes in the middle of the runway.
The show closed with a magical collection by the renowned designer Viviana Gabreiras who presented different dresses that took the audience’s breath away. Lovely cuts of chiffon and see-through gowns draped the runway in color and shine. The “oohs and aahs” filled the room as the high end looks as they strutted down the runway from different fashion trends, ending with a perfect finale to the night.
The party had just started and the eager crowd migrated to the after party, where guests got the opportunity to rub elbows with celebrities and celebrate a successful show!
By Alejandra Acuña