Fashion & Beauty

POSH night out : Sumer Sizzle BVI launch party NYC

The posh and the beautiful were out in style for the Summer Sizzle BVI 2015 launch party with celebrity guest, Academy Award Nominee and star of Fox’s Empire, Taraji P Henson and Empire’s multi-talented singer & actor Jussie Smollett. The event took place on Wednesday April 8th at the Ricco Maresca Gallery. The gallery provided a great environment to enjoy the great music, food provided by Boc...

Petite Parade: Kids Fashion Week 2015

Petite Parade 2015 took place on February 28, on the heels of NYFW and is devoted to designers of children's fashion. Founded in 2010, Petite Parade continues to serve as a showcase for fashion targeted to toddlers and teens.The brands featured this season were Anais & I., Dillonger Clothing, IMOGA, Little Miss Galia, Aria, Biscotti, Kate Mack, and Bonnie Young. There is a huge cuteness factor...

MBFW 2015 Backstage with Desigual

One of the most colorful at fun shows to take place at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is the collection presented by Spanish fashion brand Desigual. If you have seen their runway show you can tell the models have a fun time walking the runway for the brand. The Desigual "happy model" atmosphere begins backstage where it seems a 100 things are happening at once. That's what it's like backstage, it's ex...

MBFW STREET STYLE : baby it's cold outside

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week seemed to arrive two steps ahead of an arctic blast of cold that took temperatures down to 3 degrees. For days the temps didn't rise above 15 degrees. You might bet that this would make capturing street style virtually impossible.

Kia Vonvega : Life of the Party

Kia Vonvega's garments are a hit with women who love night life. Her designs have been described as energetic and decadent. Gold colored mini dresses and bright form fitting designs provide a wide selection of fun party wear. The designer was born in Trinidad and was inspired to create by her grandfather.

Smartphones with the Best Cameras

By Michelle Rostamian Whether you’re looking to capture a special moment or to take the perfect selfie, one thing is for sure: you need a smartphone with a good camera. To help make your job a bit easier, we’ve searched high and low for smartphones with the best cameras and narrowed the choices down to the following 4. Take a look!

Lifestyle & Culture

BVI's VIP

The locations where majority of the VIP’s stay in the BVI is almost like footage from that TV series “Lifestyle of the rich and famous” back in the day. Sometimes you’re prepared for when VIP’s arrive here in the territory but then again you really aren’t as you always have to make sure everything runs smoothly from the time they land to the time that they leave. Some of the resorts/ locations tha...

ISLANDERS GET READY FOR MY DESTINATION WEEKEND IN GRENADA, EASTER 2015

Join former Miss Barbados World, Leah Marville and her team of Caribbean professionals behind the lifestyle brand, My Destination Weekend, as they host their second annual Easter Weekend series of parties in the Caribbean’s spice isle, Grenada. My Grenada Weekend is the second party series under the My Destination Weekend umbrella, following the success of My Barbados Weekend held last April. Spea...

12 Reasons to Travel to Paradise - Scrub Island

The 19th century poet, Robert Browning said "less is more" and that's certainly so in the Lesser Antilles' Scrub Island where there are many more things to do a hop, skip, and jump from Puerto Rico, a mere seven minute sea ride from Tortola, 45 minutes from St. Thomas, and a hair away from Paradise.

Alicia Keys Goes Nude

If you've seen pictures of some of your favorite celebs holding pictures of them with a hand written sign and wondered what its all about. The word is Alicia is looking to build an “army of fans” to spread the #WeAreHere message of making the world a better place.

5 Ways to Shape Up with Caribbean Superfoods

By Nadia Ali The Caribbean has a wealth of fruits, vegetables and ground provision that fall into the category of superfoods. Most, if not all of the islands grow the following superfoods which are ideal for boosting a positive body image leading to a healthier lifestyle. So, unlock the power of these five foods and start shaping up.

10 of the Best Caribbean Spas

By Michelle Rostamian Whether you need a relaxing massage or a face-rejuvenating facial, nothing beats the feeling of stepping into a spa. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best spas in the Caribbean because lets face it, that’s where all the magic happens!

Music & Entertainment

CHRISTOPHER MARTIN: Steppin Razor

Jamaican reggae crooner Christopher Martin released his much-anticipated U.S. debut EP Steppin Razor on April 21, 2015 and was in New York City recently to support the release. The 5-song digital-only EP balances sweetness, swagger and sex appeal and showcases Chris's versatility and vocal excellence.   

ETANA AND HER BAND RAW SOUL REBELS KICK OFF THEIR U.S. SPRING 2015 TOUR

On the heels of Etana's United Nations' performance and the release of her "Better Tomorrow" single for the "Stop Ebola and Build For the Future" campaign, the reggae singer along with her band Raw Soul Rebels will embark on her Spring 2015 U.S. tour.   

Roots Reggae Soul Artiste Mr. Duane Stephenson

Roots Reggae Soul Artiste Mr. Duane Stephenson Interviewed by Sherina Russell-Garcia a Jamaican based Entertainment Writer for Caribbean POSH who has previously interviewed the likes of Chronixx, Ms. Angela Thame and Ms. Nadine Sutherland to name a few.

Khadine “Ms. Kitty” Hylton

  Khadine “Ms. Kitty” Hylton Written by Sherina Russell-Garcia   “A lady once came up to me and had me in tears. She was telling me that she was in an abusive relationship and the man had so convinced her because of her weight that she was not worthy of love from anybody else.

Ms. Grace “Spice” Hamilton

Loyal global fans of the Princess of the Dancehall and Jamaica’s number one female deejay will be shocked to learn that she is really a shy person inside. As a youngster, she used to attend church regularly and sing in the choir. “Spice” told Caribbean POSH that: “I am an extremely shy person. When I look back on things I do on the dancehall stage I close my eyes, because whenever I get on the st...

GRAMMY NOMINATIONS are in

The 57th annual GRAMMY Awards began announcing nominations for their upcoming award ceremony in 2015. Naturally, the Caribbean community is most excited about who made the list for the Best Reggae Album. Congratulations are in order for Ziggy Marley, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Sean Paul, SHAGGY, Sly & Robbie & Spice Chocolate, and SOJA.

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