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Islandista Original Fashion Editorial: She Ready to Get On

Do you have a Carnival tabanca yet? Trinidad Carnival is now over (sigh) but if you missed it or if you went and returned and you are still missing it, check out another one of our throwback fashion editorials.

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Fashion Week feting!

Even with the horrid weather that has been keeping lots of celebs home or better yet, vacationing in the Caribbean , several islandistas were still pret-a-feter when online luxury fashion retailer Net-A-Porter launched their new print venture – the bimonthly Porter magazine during New York Fashion Week. Antiguan stylist June Ambrose and Jamaican-descended designer Carly […]

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Fully Elevated – Elevate: Suit & Tie – Sinatras and Monroes

by Michelle Bridgeman This past Christmas season brought on many things to look forward to. Whether it was the up and coming events, joy of spending time with family or the thrill in opening gifts. Whatever the reason this season was an exciting one. Adding to this excitement were some messages not to be forgotten. […]

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Charity Chicks Spread the Joy of Giving Back

Happy 2014 Islandistas! What better way to start the new year than with the positivity of a feel-good feature? In our Holiday 2013 print edition, we highlighted some very charitable chicks – Tracey Worme, Dr Madhuvanti ‘Maddy’ Murphy and Kelly Gibson, the founders and trustees of Charity Chicks Barbados. There was so much more that they […]

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Islandista Magazine’s Power Dressing Party – a ladies’ lime for a great cause!

It was a ladies’ lime for a great cause! And there were even a few gentlemen present as well at Hempstead House on Sunday when Islandista Magazine hosted its Power Dressing Party, which was held to assist the Business and Professional Women’s Club’s Safe House for domestic violence victims.

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How to get to the Power Dressing Party

Getting to Islandista’s Power Dressing Party is really simple and easy! Most Barbadians would be familiar with the Barbados Worker’s Union’s headquarters Solidarity House which is also in Harmony Hall. And most Barbadians would definitely also be familiar with the old Globe Cinema complex which is on the corner of Roebuck Street and Harmony Hall […]

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Islandista’s Power Dressing Party: A ladies’ lime for a great cause!

Come October 27th, islandistas in Barbados will have a ladies’ lime like no other! We’ll be teaming up with some of our best and most talented Islandista Magazine-featured collaborators such as I Heart Makeup, Shev Kalekshan, the Daily Cookies and the multi-talented Lauren Austin for a totally indulgent, fun and and glam experience that is […]

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Islandistas out front and partying it up at New York Fashion Week

Well, we could have told you that… Islandistas have been everywhere for New York Fashion Week, at times making the front rows and more importantly, the after-parties look like CARICOM! Antiguan stylist to the stars June Ambrose, Trini rapper Nicki Minaj, Barbados’ own Rihanna, St. Lucian fashion muse and editor Shala Monroque were among those […]

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A few observations on Beach House and Bliss…

Everyone’s already doing it so there’s no sense in tip-toeing around the issue and acting as if Crop-Over party-goers aren’t comparing the two all-inclusives. Both the kings in their respective countries, this year was the first time that the two went head to head as Beach House branched out  from their home base in Trinidad […]

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The party weekend starts now!

It’s BEACH HOUSE TIME! …and Lush time and Frazzled time and Glow time and CPL time… I swear, today must be the partying-est day of the year in Barbados! There are a ton of fetes on today – from Beach House’s first foray outside of Trinidad (if you haven’t, check out our exclusive interview with […]