Archive | June, 2012

Lubica rides in style with Audi

29 June 2012

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Lubica rides in style with Audi

The fashion and auto worlds intersected at the Wyndham Kingston Hotel on June 7 with the presentation of an Audi A1 to local fashion designer Lubica, who will be driving the premium subcompact for the next six months courtesy of exclusive local Audi dealer ATL Automotive Limited. The presentation was made at the media launch […]

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Fashion Block rocks the Boulevard

28 June 2012

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Fashion Block rocks the Boulevard

Fashion Block, one of the signature events of Saint International’s annual staging of StyleWeek, once again succeeded in bringing haute couture and the glam world of fashion to the masses with a fabulous, larger-than-life runway show on Knutsford Boulevard, the main artery of the New Kingston commercial district, on Saturday, May 27, 2012. The event […]

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Sweet sounds at Musicology

6 June 2012

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Sweet sounds at Musicology

The undeniable vocal talent of Stephanie Wallace-Maxwell graced Redbones Blues Cafe in New Kingston on May 31, and delighted the intimate gathering with a delicately beautiful musical tapestry that resonated with pure emotion. With husband Stephen Maxwell on keyboard, Horace “Yelluh” Ellis on percussion, Nicholas “Sparrow” Robinson on guitar and backing vocalist Antonio Campbell, Stephanie […]

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Lions in the Garden

6 June 2012

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Lions in the Garden

Rootz Releaf & La Reserva Foundation recently staged “Lions in the Garden”, the second event of five concerts under the “Rootz Garden” banner scheduled in 2012. The concert was held on May 5 at The Sunken Garden, Hope Gardens, and featured the original “Gangalee” Louie Culture, foundation roots and culture band Mystic Revealers, reggae rockers […]

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Cinderella Hats launches Jamaica Royal Collection

5 June 2012

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Cinderella Hats launches Jamaica Royal Collection

The Jamaica Royal Collection by Marcellas James of Cinderella Hats will be the centre of attention on Ladies’ Day at Royal Ascot Racecourse in Berkshire, England on Thursday, June 21, the same day that Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II will be celebrating her Diamond Jubilee.James, a second generation milliner, gave hat lovers a delightful […]

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Locals encouraged to ‘Experience Jamaica’

5 June 2012

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Locals encouraged to ‘Experience Jamaica’

Jamaicans are being invited to rediscover the beauty and magic of their island home through the “Experience Jamaica” campaign, which was launched by the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) on May 8 with an impressive trade show at the Wyndham Kingston Hotel in New Kingston From now until December 15, Jamaican residents can access great deals […]

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We Digital Jammin’

5 June 2012

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We Digital Jammin’

Embracing technology as a pillar of socio-economic development, the Government of Jamaica, the World Bank, private sector companies and international development partners have collaborated on the groundbreaking “Digital Jam 2.0” initiative, which seeks to promote technology and the opportunities of the virtual economy to Jamaica’s youth. This initiative, which was officially launched in early May, […]

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