One of the most recognizable friendships in the Mexican art scene in the 1980s and 1990s was the one made up of Verónica Castro, the late make-up artist Alfredo Palacios and the fashion designer Mitzywho is the architect of emblematic dresses that the actress has worn throughout her career.
Mitzy began her career at a very young age creating costumes for the showgirl and transvestite impersonator Franciswho later connected him with Sasha Montenegro, thereafter the couturier began to stand out in the middle managing to create clothing for multiple actresses and singers like Rocío Dúrcal, Maribel Guardia, Thalía, Lupita D’Alessio, and María FélixNevertheless, with Verónica Castro he lived a special approach and maintained a friendly relationship through the decades.
Together with Alfredo Palacios, Jorge García Cárdenas, Mitzy’s real name, consolidated a strong friendship with Verónica Castro, who soon became an outstanding host, and it was on her program night to night where he hired Mitzy as costume designer, who managed to stand out on screen with her talent.
However, for several years the friendship was forgotten, and what was once a strong union, today there is no longer any relationship. Although Mitzy has already talked about the subject before, she recently shared details with the journalist Edén Dorantes:
”According to her, my relationship with Verónica Castro was severed forever, so I respect her decisionalthough I know it’s not hers, it’s her representative who didn’t want to see us even in painting, he pushed us away, he said ‘get out of here, I don’t want you’, so this relationship, it was a relationship of almost 50 years, because I have known Vero since we were very young,” said the dressmaker, referring to a person close to the 70-year-old actress.
“Our relationship with Alfredo Palacios and Verónica Castro was forever, but the time came when the relationship was broken, never saw Alfredo or me again. Before he died, Alfredo gave me good advice and I am following it, he told me ‘Mitzy, please, respect Veronica’s decision, if she doesn’t want to see you, respect it, that’s valid, respect it’. Then Alfredo said ‘I learned to respect, if she doesn’t want to see me I will respect her’ and so I am following the advice of Alfredo Palacios, ”said the costume designer, who is working on his memoir.
Known as “the designer of the stars”, the 66-year-old assured that for the soap opera star like Rich people cry too Y wild Rose He has nothing but gratitude.
“I would be ungrateful if I said no (I need it), because what I am going to have forever is gratitude to Verónica Castro, because we started together many years ago, she was the one who gave me the opportunity, she gave me fame because every night she mentioned to me ‘Y que Mitzy, Mitzy’, with himto Mrs.With everyone…”
“I always had Veronica’s support, so I can’t be ungrateful, more than obey, if she doesn’t want to see me…”, he expressed, however he recounted how the estrangement that keeps them apart to date originated: “There was a problem with some dresses that he gave me to selland I have those dresses, I have not stolen anything, I am not a thief, but it is not Veronica, it is the one behind Vero, I know who it is, “he reiterated.
Mitzy did not want to mention the name of the person to whom she referred: “It has no case…(that person is still by Veronica’s side), she is the one who kept us all awayI was the first to fly away, then Alfredo Palacios, we flew out of there”, he stressed.