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Fashion season – the islandista-gram edit!

Winter Storm Nepture be damned  – even amidst bone-rattling temperatures and snow, the show must go on and New York Fashion Week has been in full swing since last Thursday. As usual, islandistas in abundance have been everywhere – from the catwalk to the front rows to the after parties. Stylish and savvy Caribbean women have […]

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New York Fashion Week: the Saints go marching in and more

  So Mercedes Benz Fashion Week (aka New York Fashion Week) is well underway and we can’t even lie… Jamaican agency Saint International is dominating the runways, as far as Caribbean models go. We already told you about newcomer Kai Newman, who had an epic debut season back in September for the Spring/Summer 2014 collections […]

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Let the fashion games begin!

Sure, the Olympics started as well but here at Islandista, we have another spectator sport on our mind – the biannual fashion season, which got started yesterday in New York City with the launch of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. As usual, we will be keeping a keen eye out for islandista models, designers and front […]

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How will Tivoli terror affect JA’s entertainment scene?

That is the question entertainment and cultural promoters and performers must be asking themselves after a quiet week in Kingston, Jamaica entertainment-wise. The ‘terror in Tivoli’ has inflicted wounds not just on the hundreds injured and scores killed, but on Jamaica’s economy and Kingston’s vibrant entertainment scene. The Jamaica Observer reports that a host of entertainment events, […]

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Happy birthday Shena!

Jamaica’s teenage model phenom, Shena Moulton celebrated her sweet sixteen last week. I know, I know… all of sixteen! Can you believe it? She celebrated at a birthday party in her hometown of Kingston, which was thrown for her by her agency, Saint International. According to the Jamaica Gleaner’s fashion blog, the do at Mingles […]