Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett might not have won the first place crown at this year’s Miss Universe pageant, but she definitely made a lasting impression. The 21-year-old philanthropist chose to take the pageant stage with her natural hair, an afro, instead of the common blowouts and extensions we see time after time on pageant stages. Afros and the natural hairstyles of people of colour are … Continue reading Davina Bennett… The Afro Queen
Join us for THE VOICE OF A WOMAN FESTIVAL JAMAICA 2018 featuring women in the arts raising their ‘voices’ to support a campaign to end violence against women and girls in Jamaica and the Caribbean. Opening with Jamaica’s very own GRACE JONES and the Jamaica Premiere of her film GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI followed by a conversation with her about her life and work. … Continue reading The Voice A Woman Festival with Grace Jones
To quote words from the most prolific dancehall artist of the 21st century, Vybz Kartel “Dancehall a mi everything”, is a sentiment shared by many both locally and internationally. Within the dancehall sphere, many jobs and opportunities are created, but being able to capture an image of a particular time or occurrence could shift the way we view the dancehall industry or even the Jamaican … Continue reading Capturing The Jamaican Culture (Shot By Deth)
“Tropix-Season 2” That’s the new swimwear collection by notable Trinidadian, “Monday wear” and carnival costume designer Keisha Als, set the hit retail stores at the end of June.
PANACHE spoke to the woman responsible for making everyone else look good about her personal style, Jamaica’s fashion industry, designers and more.
The ever so anticipated Style Week Jamaica has come and gone, but the high energy still resonates within the streets. Style week kicked off on Wednesday, May 24th with Posh in Black (Style Ambassador’s blast off party), followed by the Career in International Fashion Symposium on the 25th. French Elan and the International Style Mecca held at Digicel’s HQ took place on the 26th and … Continue reading Snaps: Style Week
Gone were the days when the word “wedding” was uttered, fantasies of the dream wedding runs wild in your mind. The extravagantly beaded gowns fit for a princess, veils as long as my hopes and dreams, and of course, the color white. Though throughout the centuries the silhouette of the “wedding dress” has changed as humans became more minimalist the theme never varied, always a … Continue reading S/S 107/018 Bridal Week #TheModernWoman