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Bene Caribe — good to wear

Issue 139 (May/June 2016) | 0 comments
Trinidad-based non-profit label Bene Caribe supports local charities through stylish looks

Swimwear from Trèfle’s Atacama collection. Photo by Teeona Lane

Let them bloom: Kristin Frazer

Issue 138 (March/April 2016) | 1 comment
Designer Kristin Frazer of the British Virgin Islands creates swimwear inspired by desert blooms, to flatter bathing beauties of all shapes

Photo by Chris Fox-Kelly

Fly gal style

Issue 137 (January/February 2016) | 0 comments
Jamaican designer Samantha Black makes unconventional clothes for “NYC fly gals”

For the alluring masquerader: Keisha Als. Photo by Marlon James

’Tis the season

Issue 136 (November/December 2015) | 0 comments
Christmas shopping? Our style columnist suggests four Trinidadian designers to fill your list

Pieces from the latest LOD by Elodie Auvray’s Summer 2015 collection, Zion. Jewellery by Rachel Rieke of Wild Mint Jewellery. Photography by Tiffany Marie Buckley

Elodie Auvray: the art of style

Issue 135 (September/October 2015) | 0 comments
Sint Maarten designer Elodie Lauvray has a love for colour and pattern — and it shows in her creations

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Eastern elegance: Dhisha Moorjani’s House of Jaipur

Issue 134 (July/August 2015) | 0 comments
Dhisha Moorjani of House of Jaipur combines Indian craftsmanship with Caribbean style

Bright and risqué suits from the “Print Me Crazy” collection by Suga Apple Swim. Photography by Stephanie Kelly

Bajan beauties: designers Shayla Cox and Kimberley Angoy

Issue 133 (May/June 2015) | 0 comments
Designers Shayla Cox and Kimberley Angoy are ready for beach season

Photography by Wade Rhoden

Dash of colour: Jamaican Andre Rowe

Issue 132 (March/April 2015) | 0 comments
Jamaican designer Andre Rowe creates dashing menswear with splashes of bold colour

Photograph by Stefano Guindani, courtesy Stella Jean

Stella Jean: culture chameleon

Issue 131 (January/February 2015) | 0 comments
Haitian-Italian designer Stella Jean draws on her mixed heritage

Preview of Made by Soka’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection. Photograph by Jonne Johnson

On the edge: Karen De Freitas

Issue 130 (November/December 2014) | 0 comments
Vincentian designer Karen De Freitas combines a dancehall vibe with big-city style