Shopping from the sofa: Online shops that deliver to The Rock

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Sometimes you just want to get your hands on a pair of Alaïa studded metallic leather sandals, or a few athleisure pieces, or maybe, 100% handmade and fair trade accessories without having to jump on a plane. Style Observer (SO) has done some digging and we've found some of the hottest... Read More

SO Cocktails With — Elisha Baptiste

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Elisha Baptiste Television and film producer Read More

A Jamaican Missionary in Greece

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

It's rare to meet a young man who willingly gives up a corporate career in order to follow the Lord's voice and “serve the nations”. But this is the reality for Jermaine Laing, known in his missionary circles in Greece as Cephas Yonahan. Read More

SO My Kingston — Carl Carram

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

 Carl Carram General Manager, iCreate Institute Read More

From cocktails to the boardroom: Daytime metallics

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

At the beginning of 2004, the term “from desk to dinner” became an integral part of the fashion lexicon. It sought to revolutionise the concept of work clothes and broadened the scope of what was acceptable both in the boardroom and in tony restaurants littered across the... Read More

The Jamaica Observer Takes Style Out — Oct 4

Sunday, September, 9 2018    

Over the past couple of weeks, the O-Team has been in full planning mode, crossing the T's and dotting the I's for the annual road tour and precursor to the Jamaica Observer Takes Style Out (TSO). The sole intent is to get boutiques, restaurants, beauty shops and beauty supply outlets... Read More

Afropunk Rocks BROOKLYN

Saturday, September, 8 2018    

Brooklyn — the coolest borough in Gotham, hosted the very-popular Afropunk Festival on the weekend August 25 & 26 in Commodore Barry Park. Conceptualised in 2005, the Afropunk Festival has become a must-attend event for the Black creative set. It's one of those events that... Read More

A Progressive Dinner at Devon House

Thursday, September, 6 2018    

It's easy to spend an entire day eating at Devon House. Those up to the challenge have probably already done so. Earlier this year, the historic landmark was designated Jamaica's first gastronomy centre. The dining experiences to be had at the on-site restaurants and... Read More

Cross Roads Food Jaunt

Thursday, September, 6 2018    

Cross Roads is the heartbeat of Kingston and the intersection of everything Jamaican. From street vendors hawking personal care items to dresses, sidewalk stalls where you can purchase smoothies, belts and DVDs, to under-the-radar lunch spots, Cross Roads has it all. Read More

Maipo to Mendoza - Wines from both sides of the Andes

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, September, 6 2018    

Earlier this week Harbour Wines & Spirits hosted a delightful wine-pairing dinner featuring wines in their portfolio from Argentina and Chile. The event coincided with the short visit of Concho y Toro's Latin America Wine Ambassador Patricia Guzmán. Concho y Toro is... Read More

Salud! Concha Y Toro's Winemaker Dinner

Thursday, September, 6 2018    

After three years of planning, Harbour Wines & Spirits (a division of GraceKennedy) in conjunction with the Embassies of Chile and Argentina hosted a winemaker's dinner on Monday, September 3. Forty guests assembled on the patio of the Chilean Ambassador's residence... Read More

We can destroy this giant of crime and violence

REV AL MILLER | Tuesday, September, 4 2018    

 Why do people kill…?I think they do it when… nothing in their lives is good enough to balance out the bad….— Mary Beth Miller  Read More

Vows: From Ruby To Forever

Monday, September, 3 2018    

Over 40 years ago, Yvonne Webber, a 22-year-old film and theatre enthusiast, met John Pilbeam while he was on assignment as the third secretary at the Australian High Commission in Jamaica. It was fate, as they'd say… Yvonne was crazy about John, and she lit up... Read More

AW fashion: Roc' the Croc!

Monday, September, 3 2018    

On October 4, the Jamaica Observer Takes Style Out . Whether you will be bargain-hunting, prepping the boutique ahead of the rush, or on the road simply for the fun of it, comfort is key. Especially if you'll be out for longer than the prescribed five... Read More

Cocktails With — Norma Williams

Sunday, September, 2 2018    

Norma WilliamsKingston-based cabin crew instructor at Caribbean Airlines & Human Performance and Branding facilitator Read More


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