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Naomi Campbell brings out big stars for Fashion for Relief shows

Naomi Campbell just came off of a jam-packed week, hosting two major Fashion for Relief shows on either side of the Atlantic ocean with just a few days to spare in between. On Valentine’s Day last Saturday, she hosted the Big Apple edition during the height of New York Fashion Week and then on Thursday […]

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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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Bottom Like a Pelau – a Rebuke to Vogue

Oh gawsh gyul, yuh like a good pelau! All de meat in de bottom! Thus spake a Trini man ‎to a colleague of mine during her law school days in the twin island republic, in one of the most hilarious and creative lines I’ve ever heard. His comment is the perfect rebuke to the load […]

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Naomi, Rihanna support Jourdan Dunn’s charity launch

Fashion, music and high-wattage islandista-ness all came together on Sunday night at the No.8 in New York City for the launch of supermodel Jourdan Dunn’s #CellForGratitude charity initiative. Barbadian superstar Rihanna and Jamaican-Brit supermodel both came out to support the launch of Jourdan’s charity which supports the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America. Jourdan is an […]

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Where did they go: Is Sigail Currie poised for a big comeback?

Another fashion season is quickly approaching and as usual, Islandista will be on the look out for islandista models and designers on the runways of New York, London, Paris (gotta look real hard here – except at Balmain) and Milan (eyes will have to be peeled). But even as we look out for our favourite […]

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What a week for Islandista supermodels!

Two of our absolute favourite islandista supermodels, Joan Smalls and Jourdan Dunn are definitely cementing their places at the top of the model pyramid this week. First came the news on Monday that both Jamaican-Brit Dunn and Puerto Rican-Virgin Islander Smalls had been named in Forbes’ Magazine’s model ‘rich list’ of the highest-paid models in […]

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Looks we loved from the Met Gala – did islandistas rock the red carpet?

Fashion’s most fashionable event, the Met Costume Institute Gala came off on Monday night at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum and as usual, some high-profile islandistas were in attendance. By the way, this is probably the last year we can call it the Met Costume Institute Gala since the institute has formally been renamed the […]

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Islandista fabulousness: Jourdan Dunn hits the town with model mentor Naomi Campbell ahead of Vogue Festival appearances

British Vogue hosted its brilliant Vogue Festival this weekend, an occasion that brought out the stars of fashion and brought together two of our favourite islandistas – supermodel Naomi Campbell and future super Jourdan Dunn. Both ladies were featured on panels at the festival, with Jourdan joining bestie Karlie Kloss, Rosie Huntington-Whitely and Edie Campbell […]

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Caribbean couple: Jourdan Dunn dating Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge?

Word around (London) town is that one of our favourite islandistas in the fashion world, Brit-Jamaican Jourdan Dunn is dating fellow Brit-Jamaican Daniel Sturridge, the Liverpool striker. According to the Daily Mail and other sources, the pair made their first outing as a couple during London Fashion Week,

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London Fashion Week – which islandistas are ruling the runways?

One thing is always certain with London Fashion Week – they like who they like and they do what they like. While each of the fashion weeks have their own character, London has always struck us as being the most distinctive of all. From the defiantly high-low mix of fashion, to their quirky, designers, their […]