Because of her own challenges in her life journey, coupled with the studies that have shown that Relaxing/Chilling-out decreases the effects of stress physically and mentally; her own research and observation on how most people feel about taking time out to relax; as well as what the meaning of "romance" is to most men and women, Benilda Nya is an advocate for "me" time, self-love, self-care and soul care. With her Brand of an Indulging Loungewear Collection for men and women; A Book For Living The Extraordinary & Romantic Lifestyle; and as a inspirational Speaker - she wants to help you to Level Up and Do Your Personal Best to create a better atmosphere at home, work, your business, your company, and in your relationships, by giving importance to "feeling good" and relaxing, thus decreasing your stress levels and increasing wellness so that you can delight in an extraordinary quality of life.
Benilda Nya is a fashion designer; author; leisure creator and speaker, based in Miami, Florida. Benilda is her name, and Nya is her nickname. She was born into a multiracial family in Barranquilla, Colombia S.A. In the 70's, her immediate family migrated to the U.S. with her, and settled in New York. Since childhood she showed her love for fashion design by designing and putting looks together for her dolls, and family members. In Junior High her sewing class teacher saw that she had that talent, and encouraged her to nurture and develop it by going to Fashion Design School.
Following Fashion Design School, life took her into her other gifts and talents in the fashion and beauty fields, where she excelled and was loved by her employers and customers. After years of helping others build their dreams, going through some challenging times, and most recent the devastating sudden loss of her wonderful husband of twenty years to heart disease; she took a Sabbatical to empower herself personally and professionally.
Armed with resilience, renewed hope, a refreshed creativity and love for inspiring herself and others to live the "good life," she focused on creating and developing her own brand with great tools and guidance/input/direction/advice to "Live The Extraordinary & Romantic Lifestyle© - Feeling Good and Looking Good!
Benilda Nya’s designs have been worn by celebrities, public figures, and TV personalities. They have also been featured in music videos, TV shows including Extra, Sabado Gigante, Despierta America, and Premio Lo Nuestro. Magazine Articles in Ocean Drive Español, TVyNovelas, TVNotas, Go Riverwalk Magazine, Sun Sentinel, and in People En Español under the “best dressed” category.
She comes from a family who always helped others and gave to those in need. Since childhood she showed her love for helping others, and always did her best to bring and create beauty into people’s lives. She has volunteered wherever there was a need and has mentored children ages 7 to 18 in the Foster Care System.
Her hobbies are: Dancing, Astronomy, and Archery.
Her Mission: Is to motivate and inspire others in creating a life where “wellbeing” is the ruler.
"I'm so grateful and excited to inspire you to make more time for feeling good, for relaxing and refreshing - so that you can live an extraordinary and romantic lifestyle!" ~ Benilda Nya