9 Leading Caribbean Brands to Support Right Now

The world is changing. Unless you've been living under a rock for the last few months, there's been a shift in dialogue in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Brands are taking action to address the lack of representation and refocusing their marketing efforts to include everyone. No matter what they're skin tone. While

9 Leading Caribbean Brands to Support Right Now 2020-07-28T13:44:47-04:00

Fe Noel Brings Grenada to NYFW20

Designer Felisha Noel founder of  Fe Noel fashion line presented her collection at New York Fashion Week FW20. Closing out the week with a bang, the collection debuted on February 12th the final day of Fashion Week. Felisha first opened her fashion boutique when she was 19. Since then she has gone on to build a very

Fe Noel Brings Grenada to NYFW20 2020-07-28T03:01:22-04:00

Ozwald Boateng A.I. at the Apollo Theater

Designer Ozwald Boateng's parents emigrated to the U.K from Ghana in the 1950's Boateng, 52 was born in North London. He was inspired by the immaculate suits his father wore, and received his first suit from his mother at age eight. At 16 he began cutting and designing clothes. His first sewing machine was an old

Ozwald Boateng A.I. at the Apollo Theater 2019-05-17T11:09:11-04:00

Bajan Luxury Bridal Gown Designer: Jaye Applewaite

Where in Barbados are you from and how has your upbringing or maybe experiences coming up in Barbados maybe influence your passion for fashion? I’m originally from Redman’s Village, St. Thomas, Barbados. Growing up, to be honest I cannot say I had a passion for fashion in the traditional sense of the word, nor had

Bajan Luxury Bridal Gown Designer: Jaye Applewaite 2018-04-04T17:10:03-04:00

Travis Hamilton’s: Negris Lebrum

Travis Hamilton’s inspiration for his company; Negris Lebrum was based on love. It was inspired by a love story from the 1940s, between a young French Creole woman and a black man. Their relationship was viewed unfavorably which made it difficult for them to pursue a life together. In the end, the two were brought together by

Travis Hamilton’s: Negris Lebrum 2018-02-25T02:43:30-04:00

Designer Harvey Robertson

The Harvey Robertson fashion brand takes a bold step forward with its new high fashion campaign. The striking images reflect the design company’s Caribbean aesthetic of warmth, diversity, energy and versatility. Designer Harvey Robertson made a daring choice of placing his campaign aesthetic in the hands of new-comer to creative direction Terrance Anthony; The young

Designer Harvey Robertson 2018-02-25T01:30:21-04:00

Swimwear Designer Keva J

Swimwear designer Keva Johnson is a woman that loves to express herself through her designs and since she has always loved fashion, it came as no surprise that she was even voted best dressed in high school, then going on to study apparel design in college. “Fashion has always been my passion, even though it

Swimwear Designer Keva J 2017-12-20T21:22:45-04:00

Colefacts at Summer Sizzle BVI

We recently discovered Guyanese designer, Michelle Cole of Colefacts at the 2017 Summer Sizzle BVI. An award winning designer, Cole is known as a trendsetter in creative fashion and we can see why. These dreamy presentations of elegant lace featuring just the right amount of edge are just to die for. Rich milky fabrics with

Colefacts at Summer Sizzle BVI 2018-01-02T21:07:28-04:00

Raquel Leid

  Meet Raquel Leid, the brainchild behind Grenadian Fashion and Lifestyle Brand Always Leid. What is your inspiration behind your brand? My love for fashion has been a core part of me ever since I was a little girl. I always knew that one day I’d be deeply involved in the fashion industry in some

Raquel Leid 2017-12-08T21:00:49-04:00

Mamayashi

What was the inspiration for your collection?    The clothing line, Mamayashi Collection was inspired out of wanting to create modern and lively options for culturally aware yet fashionable people. To inspire creativity and ancestral reflections through garments. The current collection at comis called Egun, referring to the Yoruba word for ancestor. These pieces are a

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