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Where did they go? Tracking some of our favourite islandista models

Yet another fabulous fashion season has just ended and as is the case nearly every season, there were new islandista catwalk stars making their presence felt. This season, we welcomed Saint International’s newest teenaged sensation, Tami Williams as well as Dominican Republic’s Ysaunny Britto who both had strong debut seasons, walking in some high level […]


Jeneil, Sedene, Shena and Reina in Russian Vogue!

Ohmigosh, it’s a veritable flood of islandistas in Russian Vogue this month (do we see influential islandista Naomi’s hand in this?) with four islandistas featured in a hot spread by Terry Tsiolis. And … we … LOVE  IT! Not just because it features four of the hottest islandistas in the game, including Jamaican superteens Shena and Sedene […]

Fashion Islandistas on the Rise

Sedene’s time to shine

19 year old Jamaican model Sedene Blake is continuing the dream start to her international modelling career, if her record so far at London Fashion Week is any indicator.  Since LFW started officially on Friday, Sedene has walked in no less than seven shows so far – an impressive run for a newcomer.  Her walks have […]

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New islandistas @ New York Fashion Week

    New York Fashion Week (Fall/Winter ’10) started on Thursday and so far it’s been pretty good, islandista-wise.  For the last NYFW (SS ’10) we counted 10 islandista models (and one islandisto in the form of yaadie Tyson Beckford) walking the runways for 22 different designers.  Thus far, the count is at the same 11 (including […]