Can't. Stay. Away.
interview / Cybil Bonhomme with Rodrigo Fernandez Pinilla
Rodrigo (aka Chino) Fernandez Pinilla is from Argentina (and currently lives there) but just can’t seem to stay away from Miami. In fact, he practically lives here during the month of August.
He likes to be ready for any occasion when he travels to the Miami which is why he never leaves home without a swimsuit, a beach shirt, accessories (bracelets, watches, necklaces and hats), a suit, comfortable clothes and yes of course...his iPhone! But at the end of the day, his all time favorite things to do in Miami is going to the beach and being out in the water on a boat.
When we asked about his sense of style he replied, “ My style is not having style. It depends on the day. It is the style that identifies me. I can get very formal as well as enjoy great divers and pants in sets. I’m lucky that I like all styles,
so I am able to mix it up whenever and however I want.”
Chino feels that Miami more than has an impression on his fashion and quotes, “I like fashion and Miami is a destination that influences your fashion (even when you do not realize) to the smallest details.
His go to brands include Polo Ralph Lauren, Gucci, Guess, Tommy and Nike, but wouldn’t be caught dead wearing print (doesn’t feel comfortable in it), regardless of the brand.
Chino laughed when we asked if he always had a great sense of fashion and said, “I don’t know if I should be the judge of that, but ever since I was a little boy, I always liked fashion so I like to think that I had some sense of fashion. I think that everyone has their own unique style and that differentiates us from