Category: It’s A Wrap!

Fab and Over 40: Mother’s Day Edition

Fab and Over 40: Mother’s Day Edition

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fabulous and over 40 celebrates the brilliant women who seem to stay beautiful, fabulous and oozing with confidence. Forget the stereotypes associated with getting older. The idea that once you have had your children it’s time to dress down and stay at home! CaribDirect.com has found some of the most youthful, elegant and sexy over forty year […]

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It’s A Wrap 25 – Featuring MaNaka

It’s A Wrap 25 – Featuring MaNaka

| July 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

~ my clothes are a chance to express myself and my headwraps effortlessly capture the essence of me.’ ~Manaka MaNaka creative hands and beautiful human behind Manaka Handmade is our newest WrapStar Feature. Her names mean “possessing beauty” in Shona, her native language. She was born in a small mining town in the Midlands of […]

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It’s A Wrap 24 – Featuring Emmanuelle Guye

It’s A Wrap 24 – Featuring Emmanuelle Guye

| June 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The headwrapping workshop allows you to update the Caribbean headwrap of yesteryear, modernize it and make it easy, so do not forget it because it is the cap to the history of the West Indies/Caribbean.” ~Emmanuelle Guye You are up for a superb treat this week as we do things just a little different!  Don’t […]

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It’s A Wrap 23 – Featuring Clara “Queen Gigy” Baron

It’s A Wrap 23 – Featuring Clara “Queen Gigy” Baron

| June 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Ever since I was young, I’ve always been a mix-and-match maniac. But when I discovered the magic of matching everything WITH my head wrap, it was a wrap!” ~ Clara Baron Introducing our newest feature, Clara ‘Queen Gigy’ Baron, a resident of Toronto, Canada who has been wearing wraps for 4 years.  I became interested […]

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It’s A Wrap 22 – Featuring Mu’minah Qadar

It’s A Wrap 22 – Featuring Mu’minah Qadar

| May 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

“My plan is to continue finding creative ways of inspiring women to live our unique beauty, love our whole selves and honor our feminine gifts.”- Mu’minah Qadar If you have been following these weekly features, you will have already noticed that WrapStars have a few attributes in common.  And I am not talking about the […]

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It’s A Wrap 21 – Featuring Sista Isatta

It’s A Wrap 21 – Featuring Sista Isatta

| May 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I may not look like the typical woman on the street and that’s okay, I’m fine with that. I prefer to get attention dressing modestly and being who I am than to gain acceptance by being someone that I’m not.”  ~Sista Isatta I know you have missed these features and what better way to open […]

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It’s A Wrap 20 – Featuring Dawn Marie Dillon

It’s A Wrap 20 – Featuring Dawn Marie Dillon

| March 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I am of Polish and Lithuanian decent, although born here in America. My ancestors wrapped their hair in kerchiefs. With much research I have come to know that mostly all women use to wrap or cover their hair in many situations and walks of life!” ~Dawn Marie Dillon I don’t know about you, but I […]

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It’s A Wrap 19 – Featuring Barbara Makeda Blake Hannah!

It’s A Wrap 19 – Featuring Barbara Makeda Blake Hannah!

| March 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

“…it wasn’t just a scorn for the dreadlocks they assumed was underneath my wrap, but a rejection of me for rejecting their social ‘norm’ by covering what other women considered a major feature of their ‘beauty’.”  ~ Barbara Makeda Blake Hannah It’s with great pride and endless admiration that I present this week’s WrapStar feature […]

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IT’S A WRAP 18 – FEATURING BEAUTIFUL SCIASIA EARTH & PRINCESSES: NYASISHA & HANIYYAH

IT’S A WRAP 18 – FEATURING BEAUTIFUL SCIASIA EARTH & PRINCESSES: NYASISHA & HANIYYAH

| March 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

I want my children to see the beauty in modesty.      I want them to be comfortable in knowing with their hair covered they are still beautiful and learn to appreciate that regality. ~Beautiful SciAsia Earth This week, you are in for a triple dose of WrapStar splendor as I introduce three WrapStars from Portsmouth, […]

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It’s A Wrap 17 – Featuring Janine Whitehead

It’s A Wrap 17 – Featuring Janine Whitehead

| February 25, 2012 | 2 Comments

” When first started wrapping, I noticed my broad nose, my front teeth gap, my larger forehead and full lips in great definition and did my make up to accentuate those unique features-finally embracing me”. ~Janine Whitehead Self-proclaimed Army-brat, Janine Whitehead, our WrapStar feature has lived in six States and two countries!  She is fairly […]

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