Hi, I'm Christina! Thanks for checking out my page and following along! I'm always open to hear from my audience so please feel free to message me with any questions, suggestions, or even just a quick hello! 

Anyway, here are a few facts for you to learn a little more about the make up of Brunette of Vantes!

ABOUT Christina













  • Born & Raised in Salinas, California

  • Have lived in Los Angeles & San Francisco

  • Mexican-American

  • Graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in 2012 & 2014

  • I've been to Spain, Greece, Italy and France

  • I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of 20

  • I have a 10-year-old Lhasa Poo named Wally

  • My boyfriend, Joey, takes 99% of the pictures featured on my blog














  • Born & Raised in Salinas, California

  • Mexican-American

  • Studied Medical Assisting at Heald College

  • Passionate Toy Photographer

  • Interests include comics, pop culture, and collectibles

  • Currently in school & planning to major in Business

ABOUT Brunette of Vantes

  • Launched by Christina in 2012 while attending school in San Francisco

  • "Vantes" comes from the second half of "Cervantes," Christina's last name

  • Started out as a blog focusing on fashion news & trends

  • In 2017, the blog evolved to include photos of Christina attending events within the blogger community, as well as focusing on affordable fashion for plus size women