On the Radar: Kenzo’s Spring 2014 Fashion Film References Jamaican Style

A sill frame from "Dawn on Luxor"

The effortlessly cool Kenzo label released a short film last week for their Spring/Summer 2014 collection of interchangeable separates and dresses in sea patterns, fish motifs and environmental slogans saying “No Fish.” While most likely ignorant to that term widely used in Jamaican culture, the reference is suggestive of the designer’s concerns for over fishing… Read more »

Easy Street: Seven Retro White Lows for Summer


Kingstonstyle has always had its fair share of male viewers– what guy doesn’t love looking at beautiful Jamaican ladies sporting their best wares?– but we haven’t always been able to cater to their stylish needs. Needless to say, Jamaican men are some of the most stylish and creative in the world and we-say-that-with-no-hesitation. That’s why… Read more »

Art // Fashion: The Canopy Guild Final Exhibition at NLS


Last Friday was the debut of the Canopy Guild project, a collaborative group exhibition from NLS artist-in-residence Rodell Warner. Contributors Afifa Aza, Ai Yoshida, Ayana Riviere, Di-Andre C. Davis, Leasho Johnson and Storm Saulter utilized Warner’s digital patterns created from nature photographs to create pieces in their own medium. Thanks to these images courtesy of… Read more »

On the Mood Board: An Iridescent Glimmer for Spring

Iridescent Glimmer

The Spring season is an extraordinary opportunity for growth and change. For which you shed your Winter baggage and you emerge like a caterpillar from its cocoon, into a magnificent butterfly. While here in the Caribbean we don’t exactly have a dramatic change in weather to compliment this metamorphosis– it goes from warm to warmer–… Read more »

Style Selec’tings: Mom’s Day Gifts from KMWH, Peace-Is, Style Savvy, Flirt Boutique and Many More!

(L) Piece-Is of Bianca (R) Reve Jewellery

Every Friday in our column “Style Selec’tings” Kingstonstyle’s Fashion Editor, E. Hansen-McKnight, scours the web to give you the week’s best in clothing and accessories from web-savvy Jamaican stores and designers. Mother’s Day is peeking its head around the weekend corner and giving you that skeptical look: Have you gotten your mother a gift yet?… Read more »