Comme des Garçons Who got it Right – MET GALA 2017

by KEISHEL A. WILLIAMS Every year on the first Monday in May, the Metropolitan Museum of Art hosts an extravagant, star-studded black tie benefit to raise money for the Costume Institute, a self-funded wing of the museum where the most amazing fashion pieces are curated and exhibited. The MET Gala, also known as “the party of the year,” attracts the most popular attendees from fashion, film, … Continue reading Comme des Garçons Who got it Right – MET GALA 2017

Naballah Chi, Muslimah Cover Girl

by KEISHEL A. WILLIAMS The proliferation of Muslimah fashion has been a steady trend recently, but Trinidadian fashion blogger Naballah Chi has been at the forefront of this wave for a number of years now, and all of her hard work is paying off. The fashion blogger – who is also Muslim – has been blogging since 2003 and has since been featured in international press … Continue reading Naballah Chi, Muslimah Cover Girl

NYFW February 2017: It’s a Wrap!

Another New York Fashion Week (NYFW) has come and quickly passed, and the February 2017 Collections seemed to have drummed up more political media than anything else. Although there were some distinctive looks shown this season, presentations reeked with political undertones. Many designers took this opportunity to make strong statements against the current Trump administration, others stuck to the more traditional settings, and others yet … Continue reading NYFW February 2017: It’s a Wrap!

NYFW’s Political Moments

This season, in the wake of the tumultuous political climate, many designers used this platform to make political statements of their own during their Fall 2017 presentations.  Take a look at the Top Statement Makers this season are:   Anniesa Hasibuan: The Indonesian Muslim designer used her Fall 2017 collection, fittingly entitled “Drama,” to take a stand for immigration rights that are currently being threatened by the Trump administration. … Continue reading NYFW’s Political Moments

Caribbean’s Next Top Model – Feet off the Ground

Another week, another physical challenge for the ladies vying for the title of Caribbean’s Next Model. Last week they felt the burn and ran through the paces like an American footballer, and this week they faced the true model challenge of having to acknowledge the movements of their own bodies. A model needs to understand her body as much as she needs to understand her environment … Continue reading Caribbean’s Next Top Model – Feet off the Ground

Top 12 Stand Our Looks – Grammys 2017

by KEISHEL A. WILLIAMS Hands down the best Red Carpet for every Awards season, the Grammys bring together music and fashion on one spectacular stage! Here’s where we expect our arrivals to really shine.  This year, there wasn’t as many outstanding looks as in previous years, but there were a few that really embodied the occasion and made a statement, like Skylar Grey’s feminist clutch. … Continue reading Top 12 Stand Our Looks – Grammys 2017

Caribbean’s Next Top Model -The Athletes

Being a Top Model fan from the inception of the America’s Next Top Model (ANTM) franchise in 2003, until it began to lose it’s appeal before even reaching season 16 in 2011, knowing that there’s a Caribbean version of the show out here is enough to make a girl giddy.  It was amazing to see model hopefuls vie for a challenging but rewarding career as … Continue reading Caribbean’s Next Top Model -The Athletes

Gearing Up for NYFW – February 2017 Collections

It’s that time of year again when New York City is bustling in preparation for the most illustrious event in the city for both fashion enthusiasts and business people alike –  New York Fashion Week (NYFW). We’re all looking forward to see what designers spent months preparing to showcase – often under the harsh criticisms of media powerhouses – as well as bask in the … Continue reading Gearing Up for NYFW – February 2017 Collections

Caribbean’s Next Top Model

Season 3 of Caribbean’s Next Top Model – the Caribbean version of America’s Next Top Model – kicked off the fashion reality season on Monday January 30th with a 2 episode launch. The show is hosted by former Miss Universe, Wendy Fitzwilliam, with this season seeing seventeen young women from 8 Caribbean islands, work their way into the coveted position of becoming Caribbean’s Next Top … Continue reading Caribbean’s Next Top Model