Category: Fashion

Advice from Jamaican Entrepreneurs: Kavan & Keisha Allen






Name: Keisha Allen Age: 30 Business Name: House of Clay Job Title: Creative Director/Fashion Designer (I started the business at age 25 with my husband Kavan Allen, CEO) What do you think is the most important character trait in a








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Miss Jamaica World 2015 – Who Will Take The Crown?






The Miss Jamaica World 2015 coronation event takes place on Saturday, August 15. Twenty beauties from across the island will compete for the title and the opportunity to represent Jamaica at the Miss World pageant in Sanya, China PR, on








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Jamaica’s Top Models – Part 2






We’ve looked at some of the top designers that Jamaica has produced over the years, and now it’s time for the models. The two biggest local agencies in Jamaica and the Caribbean, Pulse Model Management and Saint International, have discovered








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Jamaica’s Top Models – Part 1






We’ve looked at some of the top designers that Jamaica has produced over the years, and now it’s time for the models. The two biggest local agencies in Jamaica and the Caribbean, Pulse Model Management and Saint International, have discovered








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22 Jamaican Fashion Designers You Need To Know






Caribbean Fashionweek is currently celebrating 15 years, and the event has enabled many of our local designers to become stars in their own rights, as their work has reached a regional and international audience. Today, we highlight a number of








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IMF Update: Third Test Under Way






diGgers, The third review of the economic program between Jamaica and the International Monetary Fund is in progress. The IMF team arrived in the island sometime last week and was scheduled to have started their assessment on February 5th 2014








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2012 Year In Review – The Gleaner Special






The Gleaner has carried a number of articles that look back at 2012.  We have compiled them here for you: 2012 Musical Moments:  A look back at some of the big musical events and moments for the year…read more here








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