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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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“I’ve probably embellished the only nine years that I had with him”: Zoe Saldana on coping with her dad’s death when she was 9

As we all know well by now, islandista actress Zoe Saldana can be very private about her private life – witness her under the radar wedding to artist Marcus Perego in June. But when she does open up, she shows time and again why she is one of our favourite islandistas – she is refreshingly, […]

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Awards season so far: the islandista angle

This awards season has definitely been a mixed bag thus far, islandista-wise! We’re only two awards shows in (the Golden Globes last week and the SAG Awards last night) and already there’s so much to discuss – fashion hits and misses, snubs and superb wins. Despite starring in some of the year’s biggest movies and […]

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Report: Zoe Saldana opts for a ‘secret’ wedding too!

So around the same time that Kerry Washington was easing off to quietly tie the knot in mid-June, it seems that another smart, talented islandista actress was doing the same thing – and even more quietly! In fact, news is only just trickling out. According to US Weekly, one of our favourite islandistas, Zoe Saldana […]

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Islandista news round-up – Zoe Saldana’s film deal, Jourdan Dunn’s nude GQ shoot and Rihanna as Josephine Baker?

Here at Islandista, we’re revving up for the Spring/Summer 2014 fashion shows that will kick off come Thursday, September 5 with New York Fashion Week (aka Mercedes Benz Fashion Week). The S/S fashion shows are always so much more interesting to us to be honest because the fashion is much more relateable for an islandista […]

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Zoe Saldana sports a hit and miss at Berlin premiere of Star Trek

We’re in two minds about this Balmain outfit which islandista favourite Zoe Saldana wore to the Berlin premiere of the latest Star Trek movie…which is kind of fitting because the dress itself seems to be in two minds about what it wants to be. At the front and top, it’s a beautifully embellished and almost demure outfit […]

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Zoe Saldana and fiance break up

That’s sad… After 11 years of coupledom, one of our favourite islandistas, Zoe Saldana is now single after splitting with her fiance Keith Britton. Her rep told US Weekly magazine that the two have “amicably seperated” but remain “committed business partners” in their fashion resource website myFDB.com. Wow. That’s got to be intense. Zoe is […]

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Zoe Saldana engaged and in Academy!

Big week for the flyest islandista in Hollywood- one Ms. Zoe Saldana – both personally and professionally. She was officially admitted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences this week as a voting member annnd her engagement to long-time love Keith Britton was announced as well. Lovely! Congrats to one of our favourite […]

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First look @ Met Costume Institute Gala!

Islandistas and fashionistas all! [picapp align=”right” wrap=”false” link=”term=Met+Costume+institute+gala&iid=8691891″ src=”1/c/2/7/_American_Woman_ab15.jpg?adImageId=12736635&imageId=8691891″ width=”234″ height=”352″ /] Pay attention because coming hard on the heels of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in D.C., it is one of the biggest nights on the social calendars of those in NYC and in fashion – the Met Costume Institute Gala. Co-hosted by Oprah, […]

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Islandista mag covers – Naomi & Zoe S

Supermodel Naomi Campbell is literally all over the April edition of Russian Vogue, which was totally dedicated to her. That’s right – she was the only model featured in the edition, which she guest edited. She is featured in editorials shot by big name photogs Steven Meisel, Mario Testino, Tom Munro, Matt Irwin, and Solve Sundsbo.  Oh to be a […]