Published 15 Aug 2018
For some time now, I have been thinking about the idea of designing a new line of bags more relaxed and classic, yet, still implementing some of the distinctive characteristics of the YY brand
Published 2 Aug 2018
Mallorca is one of my new discoveries, it is an oasis that helps me to absolutely disconnect from everything outside!
Published 26 Jun 2018
Whenever June arrives, I get very happy because I know vacation is near! The children end their classes and it is time for myself to relax.
If you are thinking to buy your first YLIANA YEPEZ bag, begin your collection with the “Mini Giovanna” design, the most emblematic bag of the brand.
Published 16 May 2018
My life in NEW YORK is very fast and everything turns at an overwhelming speed, but when friends visit you from far away everything changes and it becomes the coolest city in the world!
Published 12 May 2018
This concept had never made so much sense until I had my own children, because only one MOTHER is capable of doing so many things out of love.
Published 9 May 2018
I never thought I would be enjoy eating vegetables so much, it's totally unthinkable for someone like me that is addicted to meat...
Published 22 Mar 2018
"It's a very special collection for me, I designed it at a time in my life where I was focused on strengthening my energies and my spirituality"
Published 12 Mar 2018
We’re still so thrilled to continue our work with the winner of ELLE MX DISEÑA, a reality TV competition on the Sony Entertainment channel in Mexico that awards the top designer out of 11 finalists.
Published 21 Feb 2018
Every time I wrap up a fashion week, I always enjoy a little bit of down time to recharge my batteries.
Published 16 Jan 2018
The new year always brings me great hope and joy – it gives me the opportunity to organize myself at the start of what will surely be 365 days of challenges and new experiences.
Published 16 Dec 2017
#YYviewontheholidays My favorite time of year is the Holidays; as soon as they begin to approach I get very excited for all the special things that come with it! From the Christmas decorations, family
Published 30 Oct 2017
This week was very special, as I arrived to my office in the fashion district, opened the door and saw a bunch of boxes waiting for me! It was my newest collection IMPOSSIBLE IS POSSIBLE.
Published 24 Oct 2017
#YYview on the Artist's Holiday
Published 26 Sep 2017
I love traveling, exploring new places, meeting new people and getting inspired by different cultures. But one of the most annoying things about traveling, besides an airport, can be packing! Since I
Published 22 Sep 2017
Have you ever had a feeling that your life no longer belongs to you? And that we are attached to our phones 24/7?
Published 18 Sep 2017
This past weekend I traveled to Madrid, Spain for a very special occasion…to celebrate my dear friend Paula Echevarria 40th birthday, planned by ELLE Spain.
Published 10 Sep 2017
As a newbie in NYC Michelle was so welcoming and made me feel at home in so little time! She always brings her kindness and sweetness to whatever she does. She guided me and opened many doors for me a
Published 5 Sep 2017
Every collection I create is not done to meet deadlines, or to please others but I do them for a purpose, to express what I believe in, tell a story and share a meaning.
Published 9 Aug 2017
I haven’t really posted on my blog in a long time because I just simply haven’t been in the mood over everything that is happening in my beloved country, Venezuela.
Published 17 Jul 2017
Now landing in Mexico City: The temperature is approximately 70 degrees and sunny with a bit of shade and the time is currently 9:00 AM Central. Between c
Published 27 Jun 2017
When I design for the red carpet, I definitely have to think beyond just the bag. I take into consideration the types of celebrities that will wear them, the events that they are going to and what typ
Published 14 Jun 2017
Moving to a new city comes with a lot of caveats… but moving to NYC is a whole other story. Now add to that launching a new eponymous brand and it seems as if your to-do list will never end! I knew it
Published 6 Jun 2017
Sometimes I wonder if there is any business that has started without hardship and the learning that comes with it. It doesn’t matter if you can recite quantum theory on command or if you graduated sum
Published 22 May 2017
Spain has never failed to surprise me with its’ beauty, this time it was with the Feria de Sevilla. For so many years I’ve heard about its spectacular scenery, but wasn’t prepared for such a magnifice
Published 16 May 2017
I don’t recall a single collection where I didn’t struggle with the question "what am I going to do next?" I love my latest collection so much, that I think that it would be impossible for me to creat
Published 17 Apr 2017
I am Venezuelan
#YYview on Venezuela
Today is one of those days I don't feel creative enough, not to mention I’m more than anxious.
Last week protests broke out all over Venezuela as a plea t [...]
Published 16 Apr 2017
Another year already?
#YYview on aging
There I was in front of the mirror looking for a new wrinkle… a new grey hair… a sign that beside the beautiful flowers my husband gave me as soon as I o [...]
Published 4 Apr 2017
Small, unique and refined. The perfect finishing touch to any look that won’t go unnoticed. I call her the Mini Giovanna: the bag that quickly became the must-have for YLIANA YEPEZ enthusiasts.
Published 14 Mar 2017
The simple act of washing my hands under running water, reminds me every day how fortunate I am. Also, hugging my family at home; or having medicine when I need it… Not to mention having a warm delici
Published 6 Mar 2017
How do you describe the feeling of summer? Is it the bouncing of a beach ball? Singing your favorite song with all the windows down in your car as the warm...
Just as NY is the city that never sleeps, Paris is the city where less is more. A place where Haute Couture welcomes you as soon as you step on the plane for fashion week.
I had always dreamed that one day my name would be a part of the fashion industry whether it is I walking alongside top models on the catwalk...