Evelyn Lozada: TV Personality and Entrepreneur
By Jose Ortiz
This haute mama from the boogiedown Bronx is the breakout star of VH1’s Basketball Wives. Evelyn is bouncing back from a bittersweet breakup, her daughter being her greatest inspiration to move on and find true happiness. This Nuyorican stays focused on Dulce, her shoe shop in Coral Gables, but admits she is looking for a man who’s “secure, dresses well and wears a sexy cologne.” dulceshoes.net
Favorite hangouts: Da Vittorio, Fifi’s Place, the Mondrian South Beach, LIV
Dream collaborator: Giuseppe Zanotti
Celebrity crush: Reggie Bush
Phrase you most overuse: “I’m off that.”
Your foot fetish: Casadei, Gianmarco Lorenzi, Giambattista Valli, Nicholas Kirkwood
No one would expect: I dream of being a fitness competitor, but I love to eat.
Talent you would most like to have: The ability to dance professionally
Fictional best friend: Kim Cattrall
Underrated: Bamboo earrings
Overrated: The Birkin bag
Photographs by gustavo cabellero/wireimage.com (lozada); courtesy of tempo miami (hotel)
Cover shoot: Behind the scenes with Pitbull for the October 2014 issue of Ocean Drive magazine.