Eco-Friendly Artistry at Ayissa Textile Designs

Nothing goes to waste at Ayissa Textile Designs. It’s not a forced attempt at recycling in response to increased conversations about green living. Rather, it’s simply a reflection of the way Ayissa Burnett and her family live on a daily basis. What began as a way to be self-sufficient has blossomed into what you can […]

Barbadian Designer and Photographer Receive International Awards

The year has started on a high note for two Barbadians in the fashion industry. Designer Rotchelle Parris of Pink Lemonade by Rotchelle Parris and photographer Daniel Boyce of RIADA Imaging Studio have received 2019 Caribbean Style and Culture Awards. The Caribbean Style and Culture Awards and Fashion Showcase takes place in Washington, D.C. every June which is […]

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Talking Fashion with Roy Thompson (Video)

Roy Thompson knows his way around a piece of denim. And he wants to take his brand Jahlee Jeans throughout the region. He’s another Barbadian designer you need to get to know! Special thanks once again to Emerald Model Management and Nu Visual Media! Meet some more Caribbean fashion creatives. Sign up for the bi-monthly Fashion in Five newsletter and get […]

Dabble by Abigail Doyle

Talking Fashion with Abigail Doyle (Video)

Let’s get to know Dabble by Abigail Doyle, a two-year-old Barbadian clothing and accessories brand. Abigail designs comfortable pieces for ladies who often can’t find what they need in stores. Check her out on IG! Thanks to Emerald Model Management for the hookup and Nu Visual Media for the video! Meet some more Caribbean fashion creatives. Sign up for the […]

Talking Fashion with Azizah Onifa (Video)

Azizah Onifa of Azipho’s Creations is an award-winning craftswoman and veteran jewellery designer.  Both Barbadians and visitors have probably seen her at Pelican Village, Bridgetown Market or anywhere artisans set up. I recently had the pleasure of chatting with her about her journey. Special thanks to Emerald Model Management and Nu Visual Media for making this video happen.

Satadaze: Crochet Designs for Island Living

Today we feature Natalie Eastmond of Satadaze, a Barbadian crochet, resort, and festival wear brand. *As told to Natasha Beckles* After the birth of my first son I became a stay-at-home mom and then two years later I welcomed my second son. Neither were fussy babies so I ended up with a lot of free time […]