From MoBay to Buckingham Palace Brand Jamaica is in demand

From the creamy sands of Sandals MoBay where Justin Beiber was spotted tickling the ivories after standing as best man for his father Jeremy who wed his longtime companion Chelsey Rebelo, to Silent Waters where the opulent affair handled by Tai Flora Luxe actually took place, to the... Read More

...and to Australia House
The Commonwealth Fashion Exchange moved on Thursday, February, 22, 2018 at 6:00 pm to Australia House, the Strand]. Hosted by the Australian High Commission in the UK. The Exchange partners — Swarovski, The Woolmark Company, and — were all represented and...... Read More

OUR Kingston
What's the one thing you missed about Kingston during your time overseas?Family! Dubai was a great place to live but it's half-way around the world, and we could only return home once per year.What's the first thing you ate on your return?... Read More

SO Gardening Feb 25
Dear Orchid Doc:What is the best orchid for growing in the home?†Kim†Dear KimOne of the most widely available orchids of the mass market types is also the best for the home — the Phalaenopsis or Moth orchid.... Read More


Saturday, February, 24 2018    

Lakayda Brown, who got an early introduction to the hair business from her hairstylist mother, has been in that world since she was 18 years old when she opened her own salon. She transitioned into wig making after noting the convenience of the tool for those who simply did not have time... Read More

Tryall Celebrates Romance

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Tryall Club resident chef Salvatore Cusimano oozed charm Wednesday last — Valentine's night — as he served up a delectable five-course dinner at the 1834 Great House Restaurant of the luxurious Tryall Club in Hanover. Read More

Confused about Labels?

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

On a recent overseas trip I was happy to meet up with long-time friends, most of whom have now surprisingly moved from drinking spirits to drinking wines as their beverages of choice. As usual, I was peppered with a wide range of wine-related questions as each looked to learn a little... Read More

Social: The Sugar Cane Ball

Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

The glitz and glam of cigarette holders, tasselled mini dresses, bobbed hair, sharp suits and tipped hats flooded Hanover's Round Hill Hotel & Villas last week Saturday. These relics of a long-gone era of self-indulgence, the Roaring Twenties, were the mood of the... Read More

Vows: Loving You....

Monday, February, 19 2018    

Civil engineer John Clato-Day and Tiffany Campbell, dental surgeon in Houston, Texas, are still celebrating after tying the knot on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Sunken Gardens, Hope Gardens. Vows takes you to the altar. Read More

AW Fashion: R VE Jewellery

Monday, February, 19 2018    

Siblings Duane and Teasea Bennett first launched their brand R VE Jewellery & Accessories in Kingston in 2006. Catering to modern, bold and stylish women who revel in life — the arts, culture and travel — and who have an appreciation for luxury and embrace fashion. The... Read More

Ralph Lauren's Love Letter to Round Hill

Sunday, February, 18 2018    

We've long known celebrated designer Ralph Lauren is enamoured with The Rock, and more specifically, his winter abode Round Hill. Little wonder his 2018 Ready-to-Wear collection, unveiled Monday last during New York Fashion Week, features the designer's inimitable style —... Read More

High Rock Inspired

Sunday, February, 18 2018    

Its WASP sensibilities informed by old Harvard, Princeton and Yale yearbooks, subtle odes to '40s and '50s luxury and loungy elegance make High Rock the perfect backdrop for a fashion collection. Indeed, designer Ralph Lauren brought lots of warmth to his New York Fashion Week runway... Read More

Ralph - Behind the Design

Sunday, February, 18 2018    

Born Ralph Rueben Lifschitz in Bronx, New York, designer Ralph Lauren is known for his wardrobe staple polo shirts and stunning red-carpet creations. While it's clear he's an uber-fan of Jamaica and Round Hill, there's so much more to the fashion icon. Take a closer... Read More

Dear Orchid Doc - February 18

Sunday, February, 18 2018    

Dear Orhid Doc: Read More

Cosmetic Surgery: The latest in the industry, part 2

Saturday, February, 17 2018    

Part two of our plastic surgery series concludes with the focus on currently trending non-invasive surgeries — procedures requiring minimal to zero body intrusion, which are a big deal in the world of cosmetic procedures at the moment. Read More


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