Something Extra | Tuesday

Gleaner on November 24th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Dr C. Everton ‘Bishop T’ Thomas officially launched the music video for his single, Glory to God, last Sunday on social media platform YouTube. Glory to God is said to be “an absolute celebration of God’s goodness as a wonderful counsellor” and…

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Here’s To New Traditions: Covid-proofing Your Christmas

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March of this year, it’s pretty safe to say nobody could have imagined that eight months later, we’d still be dealing with its effects and repercussions. But here we are. And, with about a month to go before Christmas, there is some apprehension about the approaching holiday season. What will this year’s holiday season look like? The answer is, of course: It will be whatever you know it’s safest for it to look like for you. Christmas isn’t cancelled;…

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Raabta by CLD

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Known for designing for the essence of an elegant, sophisticated and confident woman, designer Charu Lochan Dass (CLD) fuses traditional Indian fashion and design with contemporary and western style.Returning for her second showcase at POSFW, CLD’s all-female collection remains in harmony with her brand promise of “magnifying femininity” with bold, rich colours, traditional gold accents and crafted jewellery pieces by D’ Indian Trends.

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Haveli x Thicketts Collective: Equity Bracelet Initiative

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Founded in Kingston in January 2020, Haveli is a sustainable fashion brand committed to using “fashion as an agent for social change”.

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Dr Geoffery Williams: Animal Farm & Nature Reserve Part 1

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

“Nature sustains me. I love my work and have dedicated a lot of time to my patients but the rest of my time is all about enjoying nature and sharing in that joy with family and friends.” — Dr Geoffrey Williams

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The Undiscovered Beauty of DEEP SOUTH

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

“Neutral”, “patience”, “a quiet stillness” and “the necessary detail” were the words used by designer Nigel Eastman (one half of the design label Zadd & Eastman) to describe the brand’s 2020/2021 collection for POS Fashion Week, “The Undiscovered Beauty of Deep South”.

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‘Wide Awakes Carnival — Stand Tall, See Beyond’

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Fusing fashion, politics and Carnival in an artistic look backward and forward across time, Anya Ayoung Chee’s ‘Wide Awakes Carnival — Stand Tall, See Beyond’ collection of capes began as a mini Carnival band that took to the streets of Port of Spain in February 2020.

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‘Relentless’

Observer on November 22nd, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Shaun Griffith Perez for Port of Spain Fashion WeekWhites, blacks, greens and greys are the colours which dominate designer Shaun Griffith Perez’s 2020/2021 Resort collection, “Relentless”, which explores life and the challenges meted out, is a 12-piece collection that incorporates chiffon, organza, cotton, linen and spandex, climaxing with the most fundamental milestone in every life: the day of birth.

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Kareem’s Quest | Kareem’s Quest: Sea Cliff Resort

Gleaner on November 20th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Located along the coastal road of Portland, several minutes after exiting St Thomas, is Sea Cliff Resort, which is owned and operated by Errol Hanna. Its unique entrance, built from bamboo, is hard to miss whichever direction you are coming from…

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Painter using art to impact and inspire - Phillip Fung talks years as ‘starving artist’ to now finding success, purpose in art

Gleaner on November 20th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

The second Phillip Fung’s website loads, the eyes are greeted with a colourful palette of the artist’s paintings, inspiring the release of endorphins that immediately provoke a smile. Telling Phil, as he prefers to be called, that this is the…

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