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Jourdan and Naomi team up for the first time ever in Burberry campaign

Well how exciting is this? Our two favourite islandista supermodels Naomi Campbell and Jourdan Dunn have been united for an advertising campaign – for the first time ever. Why didn’t anyone think of this sooner? The geniuses behind this pairing are the folks at  Burberry who had Mario Testino photograph Campbell and Dunn for their  spring/summer […]

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Behind the scenes on our Summer 2014 edition!

Summer may be a time associated with relaxation but for us at Islandista HQ, it is time to work, work, work (channeling Li’l Rick there)! As readers of this blog would know, we branched out into print two years ago and this year we’ve taken it up a notch going from two editions to four […]

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Christmas shopping idea – Anya accessories?

Here is a shopping idea for Christmas – cute and funky accessories from Project Runway winner Anya Ayoung-Chee. Since of course, Lifetime owns the rights to her winning collection, Anya is putting out her own stuff on her new website, anyaayoungchee.com. And she’s starting with some cute accessories that would make a great Christmas gift […]

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Cedella Marley’s ‘One Love’ children’s book

So, as I revealed last week, I have a slight obsession (addiction?) to buying cute stuff for my mini islandista. Especially if they are Caribbean. This goes for double for books. I am a life-long bookworm- a love inherited from my mom who is a librarian. Right now, I am an absolute Elephant and Piggie […]

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‘I Am An Islandista’ featuring Nikeisha Boothe & Kimberley Lue Lim of ‘I Love JA’

Yayyy! We’re super excited about this interview. We featured their hot, boasy, islandista-ful tees last week and now here they are – the islandistas behind the ‘I Love JA’ line – Kimberley Lue Lim and Nikeisha Boothe. One thing comes across clearly from these two 20-something islandistas – they really do love Jamaica – a deep pride […]

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We love it – ESP jr. clothing line

Ok, so confession time. Ever since I gave birth to my own wonderful, awesome, hugely entertaining (babies are unwittingly hee-lar-i-ous! Who knew?) little islandista, I have been absolutely dotish about baby stuff. Forget about the military industrial complex – I am here to tell you that the baby industrial complex is real and powered by […]

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VV Brown’s Marks & Spencer campaign looks

Brit islandista VV Brown has been picked as one of the front women for one of the UK’s biggest commercial contracts – the Marks & Spencer campaign – and finally the pics and tv ad are out.        Previous faces for M&S campaigns include Twiggy (who is also part of this campaign), David Beckham, Claudia […]