On Trend: The Hair “Scrunchie” Makes a Comeback

(L) The sleek top-pony scrunchie (R) the messier half-pony scrunchie.

Yes, the scrunchie is our current trend of choice. That throwback to the late eighties and early nineties that you thought would never return to the forefront of fashion. Well, you’re right, it is definitely not a style for those that play it safe, although it did have a red carpet moment on Selena Gomez… Read more »

CFW 2014: Night Two Lost, A Silver Lining Found

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After a whirlwind of fashion shows this last month we’re finally ready to close another chapter on Caribbean Fashion Week. Unfortunately finishing up coverage came with much disappointment as we experienced a huge upset last week when we discovered that KS photographer Marlon Reid’s computer received a virus, thus erasing all of our images from… Read more »

On the Radar: Desert Swim 2014 by Yahdie Conscious

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The Yahdie Conscious swimwear collection, Desert Swim, is back with a merciless vengeance for Summer 2014! For its sophomore collection, designer James Black honed in on sultry styles in simple solid colours, mesh materials and ganja print. We recently spoke with Ms. Black about her new swimwear for Summer and she told us it was inspired by… Read more »

CFW 2014: Eighties Funk from WETswim by Denyque

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One of the most well received collections from Caribbean Fashion Week was the funky eighties inspired swimwear line WETswim from songstress Denyque. The collection contained a vivid assortment of bright colours with sharp edges that revealed maximum curvature on a woman’s body. Likely not the swimwear collection for your mother or auntie–unless they’re into bootcamp…. Read more »