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T&T Fashion Week wrap up

Fashion is in the air and blowing like a hurricane from south to north in the space of a fortnight! Even though Fashion Week Trinidad & Tobago wrapped up on June 2, there is still so much to show and tell from that long weekend of fabulous Caribbean fashion. This is all the moreso because […]

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Fashion Week T&T gets underway

So Fashion Week Trinidad and Tobago is underway and so far the few reports we are getting in are mixed. Basically in a nutshell – love the clothes, hate the congestion. That has been the consensus from both Caribbean Fashion Style Journal and Judette Coward-Puglisi’s 5 a.m. at Mango Media blogs. The folks at CFStyle were not […]

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Trini fashion doyenne Claudia Pegus mugged

Shocking and yet not shocking news out of Trinidad this weekend just past, islandistas. I know you all know of Claudia Pegus, the Trinidadian designer and one of the grand dames of Caribbean fashion. On Friday night, she and her assistants were held up at gunpoint in her atelier in Trinidad (not in Barbados, as the […]

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Caribbean Fashion Week 2008

(photo credit: David X Prutting/Patrick McMullan via NY Times The Moment) Models backstage at CFW 08 in Heather Jones designs Alright, alright I know I’m a liiikkle late but fear not, I was never going to forget the full-on islandista fabulosity that is Caribbean Fashion Week every year. As usual Kingsley Cooper and the Pulse […]