Selena Quintanilla was one of the biggest fashion icons of her time. Not only was she a singer, songwriter and dancer but she was also known for her unique designs both on and off the stage. During her career she began manufacturing clothing along with designer Martin Gomez with designs and styles of Latin American texture and exotic clothing styles which became her trademark on stage.
Her boutique, Selena Etc. was built and finished on January 27, 1993 in Corpus Christi, Texas which was the headquarters building, she opened another boutique in San Antonio, Texas around the same time the headquarters building was complete, both were equipped with in-house beauty salons. The Corpus Christi store remained open after her untimely death in 1995 and was officially closed as of July 2009. 19 years later Selena’s fashion footprint, colorful outfits and sleek silhouettes is still being revived through a new generation of entertainers.
Selena Quintanilla April 16, 1971- March 31, 1995