Style Observer

Alexa, Say Kohler

On Thursday, August 8, directors of Kohler Jamaica invited clients, interior designers and industry stakeholders to 'rethink the ordinary' at the Constant Spring Road Kohler Jamaica Showroom, as they unveiled their newest suite. If the plan was to upset... Read More

SO2 — August 18
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My Kingston - Chris Dehring
Chris DehringCo-Ceo, Ready Communications Limited What was your first reaction when you got the call about being conferred with Order of Distinction in the rank of Commander?... Read More

Gardening Tips for the Summer
Ah, summer! There's so much to look forward to for the season. Whether you're inviting over friends and family for barbecues or taking that much-needed vacation, most people can agree that summertime is the highlight of their year.... Read More

Sun Up to Sun Down

Sunday, August, 11 2019    

Days before Jamaica celebrated her 57th year of Independence, fans of the hot-ticket Summer Playground Fantasy (SPF) Weekend 2019 relished the gaiety of the season at Pearly Beach West in the garden parish. SPF::Soirée gave SO reason to highlight the... Read More

Half Moon's Lunar Eclipse

Sunday, August, 4 2019    

“We're not stuck in history. We respect and honour it but are moving forward” was the emphatic statement made by Guy Steuart III, chair of the iconic Half Moon Hotel. As if to underscore his words Monday's intimate reception held at the Fern Tree Spa included past managing... Read More

SO2 - August 4

Sunday, August, 4 2019    

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SO Cocktails - Shikima Hinds

Sunday, August, 4 2019    

Home is… My Kingston... My Jamaica. You travel a lot and in fact have just returned from NOLA. What's your favourite hotel? Read More

Half Moon's Lunar Eclipse - Cheers To 65

Sunday, August, 4 2019    

File Facts: Half Moon Resort is an independently managed resort with three of the original investing families, notably the Weisses, Pearces and Steuarts still involved.1954: Half Moon Hotel & Cottage Colony opens. Read More

My Kingston - Alwyn Patrice Johnson

BioMechanist-Mechanical Engineer, with a focus in mechanism design | Sunday, August, 4 2019    

Home is… split between Kingston, Jamaica and Colorado, USA.  Read More

Dear Orchid Doc

Sunday, August, 4 2019    

This week SO Gardening looks at some frequently asked questions about the care of orchids.Where in the house can orchids grow? Read More

Cocktails With - Shernette Crichton

Sunday, July, 28 2019    

Home is… Where the heart is What makes the Half Moon a preferred resort for the global fabulocracy? Read More

SO2 — July 28

Sunday, July, 28 2019    

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Fashion Notes From King Street

Sunday, July, 28 2019    

My earliest recollection of King Street was in 1951. I was about to enter high school and had to choose between the sciences and the arts. My mother was the manager of the dress department of one of the stores on King Street, so it was an easy choice for me. Of course, I decided on the... Read More

Plants for Container Gardening

Sunday, July, 28 2019    

Container gardening is a super-easy way to dress up your front porch, add a splash of colour to shady areas, or cope with poor soil in your yard. Many plants thrive in containers. The most important thing is good drainage. Make sure there's a hole in the bottom of your pot so plants... Read More


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