Caribbean Fashion

Fashion Guru Brings Caribbean Fashion to Boston

Words by Kristal Roberts For the second year in a row, the New England area will get a taste of Caribbean-American fashion, thanks to Boston Caribbean Fashion Week (BCFW). The event is the brainchild of Althea Blackford, a television producer and...

Sexy, Cool Fitness: Chandra Maharaj Fitness Wear

Words and Interview by Genice Phillips When it comes to the fitness lifestyle, women are often looking for stylish (and comfortable) activewear that makes them feel sexy, pre- and post-workout. Luckily, Brazilian-born designer Chandra Maharaj has so...

Designer Profile: Kimya Glasgow

Words by Risa Cox “Caribbean fashion is rhythm, the way that people move,” said fashion designer, Kimya Glasgow. Kimya Glasgow was born in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, but grew up in Trinidad and Tobago. Her mother was a physical education t...

On The Dread Tip – Take 2

Words by Nneka Samuel While different hairstyles come and go like popular trends are known to do, dreadlocks have been around longer than anyone reading this article has been in existence. And yet the misconceptions - that they’re dirty, difficult t...