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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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Islandistas out for FNO & NY Fashion Week

Islandistas, it’s fashion season again – the spring/summer 2012 collections are being unveiled across the fashion capitals of the world. In New York City, islandista celebs have been out since Thursday night for the semi-official start to the season, the Vogue-coordinated Fashion’s Night Out. From Kingston to New York City, islandistas came out to see […]

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Islandistas at WEEN awards!

Islandistas of all stripes were out in force this weekend Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network’s Awards Gala in New York City. Check out the pics of actress Nia Long, singers Shontelle and Estelle and CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien.      

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Islandistas on red carpets across the globe

Islandistas (and an islandisto) hit red carpets from London to Los Angeles last week. Fashion, film and music all collided as island folk graced red carpets for the Elle Style Awards in London, the NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles and further down the fame totem pole, BET’s Rip the Runway fashion show in New […]

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Islandistas around the tents at NYFW

Islandistas were not just on the catwalks (in abundance!) during the recently ended New York Fashion Week – plenty of them were also in the front rows at shows as well and at the hot parties and after-parties during the week. It was like CARICOM in de place, with fashionista islandistas from Antigua, Cayman Islands, […]

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Islandistas on the fashion scene

As the holidays approach, islandistas have been making some moves on the modelling scene – both the professional catwalkers and the celebs. Selita, Selina and Shena have all been visible recently. Teenaged newcomers, Martinique’s Selina Khan and Jamaica’s Shena Moulton, both scored holiday campaigns for Gap. Selina is featured in the American Gap posters, getting […]

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More islandistas at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards

So, we were pretty caught up over Rihanna’s gorgeous Stephane Rolland couture dress at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards. That dress deserved a post all for itself. Now, onto the other islandistas that were at the event. Another islandista honouree, U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice was also on hand to collect her award in […]

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Bits and pieces – Leona’s race ban, red carpet sightings and Rihanna to speak out

You know every now and then we have to do a pelau post when there’s so much going on that we need to put it all in de pot! This is one of those – we have news from all over – on Ri-ri, Leona (Le-le?) and islandistas on the red carpet from Rio to […]

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Islandista Fashion Notes – Fashion Night Out & Alex Burke’s saucy dress

Oh islandistas, so much is happening right now in the world where islandistaness (yeh, just made it up), and fashion intersect, that we can scarcely keep up! New York Fashion Week is on like boil corn and you know we will be giving you the news from the runways and red carpets. And of course… the parties. […]

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Hot Islandista style

Islandista Rihanna and Selita Ebanks hit the scene in recent days looking as hot as a Caribbean summer! First Rihanna was at the London premier of Inglourious Basterds in a black Alexander McQueen jumpsuit. Now we are not real big on a lot of jumpsuits/playsuits out there – too many folks wear them badly and end […]