The Collection MoDA

Observer on November 18th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

The anticipation for MoDA was as usual at fever pitch. Patrons arrived styled to the nines to be seen. And seen they were! From a wannabe Beyoncé who kept guests ducking throughout cocktails (let’s just say that those potentially retina-damaging spikes were not to be tempted) to a facsimile of Kim K’s sleek bob, no shrinking violets were present. Those who could were nevertheless granted free access… while the requisite $5K contribution was enforced on others.

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The Collection MoDA 2018

Observer on November 18th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

The anticipation for MoDA was as usual at fever pitch. Patrons arrived styled to the nines to be seen. And seen they were! From a wannabe Beyoncé who kept guests ducking throughout cocktails (let’s just say that those potentially retina-damaging spikes were not to be tempted) to a facsimile of Kim K’s sleek bob, no shrinking violets were present. Those who could were nevertheless granted free access… while the requisite $5K contribution was enforced on others.

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SO Gardening — Nov 18

Observer on November 18th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

Dear Orchid Doc:I have had a few cymbidiums for a long time now but they won’t bloom. What advice can you give me to help the situation? They look quite healthy otherwise, and extremely fat with multiple bulbs. Tanesha Dear Tanesha:

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Chronixx skanks across the UK

Observer on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

W hen your name is Chronixx, a Grammy-nominated reggae recording artiste, you kick-start your London tour dates with a pop-up shop at Brixton Village Market. Was it well-received? You bet! Just ask the hundreds who showed up to get exclusive Chronixx merch from a collaboration with graphic designer Tom Kariv and autographs from the reggae star himself.

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A Tru Applaud It! Ocassion

Observer on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

Trade Winds Citrus Limited, makers of Tru-Juice, pulled out all the stops yesterday afternoon when Managing Director Peter McConnell invited 10 St Dominic Preparatory School students to join him and a few of his executives for lunch. The cherub-faced youngsters from grades two through six were great ambassadors for the Linstead-based school. The event was more than Trade Winds giving the students a riverside dining experience, as it is sure to jump-start their…

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Xaymaca launches ahead of the pack again

Gleaner on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

Xaymaca International has once again made it out of the blocks ahead of the pack as they recently had their band launch.Xaymaca presented 15 sections inspired by ‘iconic’ themes like Egyptian queens, Greek goddesses, African tribes, fashion…

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Something Extra | Friday

Gleaner on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

The recent cocktail reception held at the official residence of the Canadian high commissioner in honour of Donette Chin-Loy Chang, who received her honorary doctorate from the University of theWest Indies, was well attended as friends, family, and…

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A sexy start for MoDa

Gleaner on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

On Tuesday, the Collection MoDa Runway transformed The Jamaica Pegasus ballroom into a frenzy of patterns, imported fabric, and not to mention the glamorous people who turned out, all in the name of high fashion.Each year, the MoDa Runway attracts…

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JN family eats out for Restaurant Week

Gleaner on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

JN Bank was out and about for Restaurant Week as members of the JN family dined in fine style. Here are some of the highlights.

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Spirited Restaurant Week Mingle at 100

Gleaner on November 16th, 2018 | File Under Lifestyle -

The highly anticipated Restaurant Week 2018 got off to an insatiably scintillating start last weekend. As an added bonus, specially invited guests and foodies alike, all trekked to 100 on Monday to enjoy intense moments of food and fun at the first…

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