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Islandistas of Instagram: the Halloween edition!

So last night was Halloween and islandistas from the worlds of fashion, music and media have been getting into the spooky spirit all week long. Last night they went bump (and more) in the night and many of our favourite islandistas were out costumed to the nines. We start of course with Rihanna whose costumes […]

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Islandistas at the Met Costume Institute Gala

Take a look at how islandistas did it on the red carpet at the fashion industry’s biggest event of the year – the Met Costume Insititute Gala. This year’s theme was a tricky one for many fashionistas to navigate, with its “Punk: Chaos to Couture” tribute to Dame Vivienne Westwood. To be honest, very few […]

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Islandistas @ Met Costume Institute Ball

We’re baaa-aack! … With more pics of our picks from the Met Costume Institute Ball last night in New York City. The winner of the night in the islandistas style stakes – and possibly overall – was Jennifer Lopez. She looked gorgeous in her irridescent, glimmering gown by Zuhair Murad. The sweetheart neckline, the leaf […]

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Fabulous at the Grammys – island folk

Island folk were fabulous at the Grammy Awards last night. Bajan islandista Rihanna put the awfulness of last year’s Grammy experience behind her, winning her second Grammy for rap-sung collaboration for Run This Town with Jay-Z and Kanye West. She kept it succint on the mic, saying thanks and giving a ‘lift-up’ to Solange’s son/ Beyonce’s […]

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Islandistas at the AMAs

So the American Music Awards hit the air last night and everyone is still buzzing about it. Adam Lambert’s performance? Just… wow. But would people have been so shocked if a raunchy female performer – say a Janet or even a Rihanna, did the same thing? Food for thought, eh? Speaking of Rihanna, her performance […]

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Islandistas at the Inaugural balls and more…

Washington D.C. is only just coming down from a crazy, once in a lifetime weekend of parties and celebrations to  herald the inauguration of the first black president of the United States. One of my favourite sights of the night (and I say one of because it happened ten times and YES I watched all […]

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Islandistas on vacay and the red carpet

The glamour of the Golden Globe awards returned to Hollywood last night after being reduced to a press conference last year because of the writers’ strike. Latina islandistas Eva Mendes (Cuban-American) and Jennifer Lopez (boriqua – of course!) were both stunning on the red carpet . Eva wore a white Dior dress with a dramatic […]

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Rihanna to start clothing line

Well it’s about time… According to Women’s Wear Daily, the super-fly islandista is set to launch her own clothing line. It has been hinted at for a while, but she confirmed it three days ago in an interview with WWD at the Gucci show, during Milan Fashion Week. (photo credit: Wire Image) Rihanna is set to […]