Vows - At Last...

Presenting newly-weds Calvin and Gladys Ellis.

At last my love has come along My lonely days are over and life is like a song... That First Encounter Gladys M Brown and Calvin M Ellis were destined for love; indeed the two, who had given up on love, met at the wedding of Gladys's brother. Gladys was the evening's unforgettable compere, and h ... Read More

We never did get around to renting a boat to sail around the island. Conquering my Evil Genie in Mykonos
Do places contain negative energies for some people? The last time I was in Mykonos, the mythical b ... Read More

The 400 sqm private gardens of BVLGARI Hotel, Milan complete with a Dom Pérignon bar
September signals the start of a month of glorious travel ostensibly for fashion. Think: New York, L ... Read More

Tran, who was vacationing on The Rock last week and hosted Fiction Fantasy co-director Dave Annakie’s birthday, told SO: ‘I would want three kids at the most, depending on how things go, we’ll see.’ (PHOTOS: BRYAN CUMMINGS) Spotted — Karrueche Tran
Karrueche Tran Fashion Designer, Model, Aspiring Actress, R&B star Chris Brown's Girlfriend Wh ... Read More

My Kingston - Christopher Hutchinson

Sunday, August 31, 2014    


Christopher Hutchinson Film and Theatre Actor, Lead in the Ring Di Alarm short film, Parish Bull What are your earliest memories of Kingston? My earliest memory of Kingston is being downtown in the market with my mom and she told me to hold on to her 'frock tail' so I would not get lost in the crowd. What is the most memorable meal you have enjoyed in Kingston? A meal would not cut it for me. It was a cake because I am a sugar junkie! I was living in Woodford Park with my grandmother, who ... Read More

Cocktails With - Racquel Jones and Patasha McLean

Sunday, August 31, 2014    

Racquel Jones and Patasha McLean

Racquel Jones and Patasha McLean light up the screen in the recently released Ring Di Alarm film anthology; McLean as a small-time drug dealing do-gooder in director Nile Saulter's Coast, Jones as a scorned wife out for vengeance in auteur Storm Saulter's Watching Him Kissing Her based on her original poem. Suitably impressed by their debut acting turns, we meet the starlets — who have a shared history as students at the Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts and contestan ... Read More

Gardening - August 31

Sunday, August 31, 2014    

Nobile Dendrobium

Dear Orchid Doc: The roots of my shade Vandas are extremely long. Can I. trim them? — Dimples Dear Dimples, If the roots of your shade Vanda are extremely long, try to trim just the older dead ends instead of cutting off the healthier rots. Most people I have come across prefer the plant for its ability to grow long roots. Simply hang it a little higher. Dear Orchid Doc: Please explain the two names on my orchid plant. There is a multiplication sign between the names. What exactly d ... Read More

MAC Hits The Runway

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

With Mercedes Benz Fashion Week mere days away, it's the perfect time we reckon to start our own countdown with exclusive runway looks courtesy of MAC From designer Zac Posen "A deconstructed take on 1940s glamour with a punk edge." Kabuki Magic Wand... MAC Pro Black Creme Liner used with the 205 mascara fan brush to create an artful sweep of black horizontal lines across the eye. Here's How To Get The Look: FACE 1. PRO LONGWEAR CONCEALER blended over well-moisturised skin to perfect and ... Read More

The Ancient Art of Threading

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Sherene Singh, founder of Amiri Beauty, threads the upper lip
of customer Laura Jenoure.

Beauty experts always stress the importance of neatly groomed eyebrows as they can 'make or break' a pretty face. And let's face it, no matter how perfect your hair and make-up is, your look is incomplete without those perfect, neat arches framing your eyes. The most popular methods for eyebrow shaping are waxing, tweezing and shaving, but there's a fourth method that's quickly taking over salons all around the world - threading. Threading, also known as epilation, is an ancient custom practise ... Read More

Organic Jamaican Beauty

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Tea Tree Face & Body Mist

Sherene Singh's line of locally made beauty products, Amiri Naturals, makes a variety of body butters, mists and oils by handmusing only natural ingredients sourced right here in Jamaica whenever possible. Tea Tree Face & Body Mist Sherene uses Amiri Beauty's Tea Tree Face & Body Mist before and after hair removal treatments, as its all-natural ingredients won't cause a burning sensation on the skin. Also an alcohol-free toner, this product won't dry out your skin while it cleans and p ... Read More

One 'Fox'-y Lady

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Birthday celebrant
Vivica Fox (left),
wearing a highsplit
dress from
Uzuri, and her
actress gal pal
Wendy Raquel
rocking a
Neah Lis
said hello to

Hollywood actress Vivica Fox, no stranger to The Rock's shores, rang in birthday #50 last weekend at Rose Hall Great House in Montego Bay. Fox's fab birthday do, sponsored by Flow Jamaica and Blackwell Rum, attracted her celeb friends, BET's The Game actress Wendy Raquel Robinson and Rock-born Peter Thomas, star of the hit Bravo reality show, Real Housewives of Atlanta. Saturday Social takes you there. (PHOTOS: KARL McLARTY) One 'Fox'-y Lady --> Read More

Party Rockers

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Bottle of Dom Pérignon in
hand, birthday celebrant Dave
Annakie got up close to his
other half Gabriele Jankute at
his party last Saturday

Fiction Fantasy co-director and Link Up Media head honcho Dave 'Squeeze' Annakie chose the über-hot Marketplace-venued nightclub he helps to oversee as the venue for his birthday last Friday night, which was sponsored by Skyy Vodka. Saturday Social partied it up, and features Annakie's friends and clubgoers out to get the social weekend started. (PHOTOS: KARL McLARTY) Party Rockers --> Read More

Cee Lo enters no contest plea

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Cee Lo Green

LOS ANGELES, USA (AP) — Cee Lo Green has pleaded no contest to one felony count of furnishing ecstasy to a woman during a 2012 dinner in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning singer entered the plea during a brief court hearing yesterday. He also entered a special plea in which he maintained his innocence in the case. Superior Court Judge Mark Young sentenced the 39-year-old singer to three years of formal probation. Young said Green, whose real name is Thomas DeCarlo Callaway, will be allowed ... Read More

Chelsea Clinton quits NBC

Saturday, August 30, 2014    

Chelsea Clinton

NEW YORK, USA (AP) — Chelsea Clinton said yesterday she is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News, citing increased work at the Clinton Foundation and imminent birth of her first child. Bill and Hillary Clinton's daughter had been working at the network since 2011, sporadically doing feature stories on people or organisations doing public-spirited work. Politico magazine reported earlier this year that NBC was paying her US$600,000 a year. "I loved watching the Making a Difference st ... Read More



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