Category: Fashion

Close deals by ‘walking in stilettos’ this year

Close deals by ‘walking in stilettos’ this year

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fashion news. It’s a new year and time to get your high heels on. You’ve been thinking about booking a learn how to walk in high heels class for ages, but still haven’t quite got around to it. You complain about every time  you wear high heels for that special occasion, your feet absolutely kill […]

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Miss Zambia UK wins World title

Miss Zambia UK wins World title

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Africa news. Ostrava, Czech Republic: Miss Zambia UK, Andella Chileshe Matthews has won the Miss Princess of the World 2014 title in the Czech Republic. Andella was crowned Princess of the World at the 6,000 capacity ?ez Arèna in Ostrava, Czech Republic, which was packed to capacity on Friday 10th October 2014.  The first runner-up […]

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Miss Teen Caribbean UK Finals 2014

Miss Teen Caribbean UK Finals 2014

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. After much anticipation, the Miss Teen Caribbean UK Finals is set for Saturday  August 16th 2014 at the Brixton Assembly Hall. The ladies aged 13-17 all from the United Kingdom, will be representing various Caribbean Islands such as Trinidad and Tobago, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Kitts and Nevis, Jamaica and Antigua […]

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Caribbean Fashionweek 2014 launches online shop

Caribbean Fashionweek 2014 launches online shop

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. The official opening of new online fashion site www.Shopcaribbeanfashion.com was announced at this year’s prestigious Caribbean Fashionweek event last month. The launch allows international fashion lovers based in the UK & USA to purchase directly from the catwalk online via the website, supporting talented Caribbean designers in the process. Sporting collections from an […]

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Save the date: July 31st Walking In Stilettos Workshop

Save the date: July 31st Walking In Stilettos Workshop

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Community news. Multi-talented singer, song writer, author and High Heels Expert Chyna Whyne will be hosting her upcoming workshop entitled at the famous Mango Rooms in Camden on Thursday 31st July. Come and learn how to walk in your favourite high heels with grace and style… Come and learn how to deal with that back […]

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Symbolism and Non-Verbal Communication in African Caribbean Headwear

Symbolism and Non-Verbal Communication in African Caribbean Headwear

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Community News. For centuries, African women in southern and West African countries have worn head ties that had several different functions. Firstly, it was worn to protect the head from the sun and dust and in some communities; it was an effective means of communication that helped to promote social interaction. The way in which […]

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Miss Teen Caribbean UK Cultural Showcase

Miss Teen Caribbean UK Cultural Showcase

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Miss Teen Caribbean UK hosted their first ever Caribbean Cultural showcase in schools on January 29th 2014. The showcase which featured current Miss Trinidad and Tobago UK Queen Karimah Farrell and Miss Commonwealth Caribbean UK 2012 Chanise Thompson had over 100 students in attendance. The day, which aimed to promote Caribbean Culture amongst […]

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Guyana shines at Barbados Music Awards

Guyana shines at Barbados Music Awards

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Guyana made an indelible mark at the annual Barbados Music Awards, now coined the Barbados Music , Fashion and Film Awards. Last weekend a barrage of talent from the land of many waters hit the stage at the prestigious Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre in Barbados at what has become a must-see event on […]

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Ex-Miss Venezuela Monica Spear tragically killed

Ex-Miss Venezuela Monica Spear tragically killed

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. CARACAS, Venezuela – A popular soap-opera actress and former Miss Venezuela, 29-year-old Monica Spear surely could have afforded to vacation elsewhere. Yet she and her ex-husband, who worked in the travel industry, spent New Year’s in the mountains of western Venezuela with their 5-year-old daughter then visited the plains of Apure state. On […]

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Miss Curvaceous 2013 inspires plus size women

Miss Curvaceous 2013 inspires plus size women

| November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Pageant News. There’s long been talk about what is considered the optimum or perfect size a woman should carry. In the Caribbean community men have long been generally happy with a woman with ‘flesh on the bone’ a condition known in some quarters as being ‘thick’. While ‘slim thick’ is afforded a woman who […]

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