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  1. Former Dream Girl Eyes Miss Global Crown: Guadeloupian UWI grad hopes to conquer Jamaica

    She completed her Masters in Political Science two years ago at UWI Mona and now Elisa Barré has returned to Jamaica with her eyes set on taking the Miss Global International crown back to her native Guadeloupe. Barré, who has fond memories of her time in Jamaica hopes that with her win she could encourage […]

    September 7, 2013Fashion, TravelNo comments
  2. Kadooment 2013 – Unbridled Voluptuosity August 5, 2013Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. St. Martin’s first natural hair group & hair care line to launch in June

    St. Martin’s first natural hair group and hair care product line, “Don’t Break the Comb,” will launch at the St. Martin Book Fair on June 1, 2013, at 11 am, at the University of St. Martin, said biologist Taymer Mason. Don’t Break the Comb is the brainchild of founders Taymer Mason and Rochelle Ward (Faizah […]

    May 25, 2013Events, FashionNo comments
  4. Hail To The Queen of The Brides! The majesty of African royalty starts with a gown fit for a queen!

    TeKay Designs Inc. announces the launch of Queen of The Brides gown collection during runway presentations in Houston and Dallas, Texas. The Houston based fashion design house specializes in unique bridal, formal-wear, ethnic fashions, accessories and custom jewelry. “Queen of the Brides” is a limited edition collection that features couture ethnic bridal gowns complete with […]

    May 5, 2013Events, FashionNo comments
  5. Miss Barbados World Masquerade Ball (Launch & Cocktail Party) on April 27th

    The Miss Barbados World Masquerade Ball (Launch & Cocktail Party) on April 27th from 7pm – 10pm at the Barbados Concorde Experience

    April 21, 2013Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. Colombian Emeralds International wows crowd at Apes Hill Polo, Barbados!

    The signature look of Lauren G Adams jewelry is bright color and graceful prints brought to life in high quality enamel and metal. The designs are always feminine with an urban, edgy twist on classic aesthetics; rich ornate patterns are paired with texture and movement… It’s all about the details! The beauty of Lauren G […]

    April 14, 2013Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. Caribbean’s Next Top Model Emerges With Lifestyle Brands

    Caribbean’s Next Top Model, a new model competition series created in collaboration with CaribeNTM, Inc. emerges across 25 Caribbean countries with partner brands to promote 11 episodes of the most popular and first of its kind reality television. The show debuted on Monday, February 18, 2013 on free-to-air – various Caribbean local TV stations, CaribVision […]

    March 26, 2013Events, FashionNo comments
  8. Girlfriends Expo: getting better with age! 2 & 3 February – Concorde Experience

    In four years with over 20,000 visitors and scores of exhibitors, Girlfriends Expo has continued on its rise to empowering women across Barbados and the world. With the brand launching franchises in Bahamas this year and in the United Kingdom in 2014, the Girlfriends’ mission of “Empower, Educate and Entertain” has set its sights on […]

    January 18, 2013Books, Video Gallery1 comment
  9. Jamaican Singjay Chino To Release Japan Album This Summer

    As the summer rapidly approaches, singjay Chino McGregor continues to go full-force with his catalogue of hits. His recent addition to the hit roster, Miss Universe, on producer, Stephen “Di Genius” McGregor’s Bassline Riddim has been doing exceptionally well since its release a few weeks ago. In a previous article published in the Saturday 2 June […]

    July 2, 2012Music, TravelNo comments
  10. PADDLE FOR TOMORROW on Sunday 27th May – From Dover to Blakey’s

    PADDLE FOR TOMORROW will take place on Sunday (27th May). Marielle Wilkie developed this charity – The Tomorrow Project to help “create a better tomorrow” for disadvantaged and severely brain injured children here in Barbados by raising much needed funds and creating awareness of the plight of these children and their families. Paddle for Tomorrow will […]

    May 25, 2012Health, Photo Gallery, SportsNo comments
  11. Global Exposure For Caribbean Models: Kurama Magazine’s Contest to Reward Most Stylish Models

    For the first time, Caribbean fans of Kurama Magazine can compete to show off their modelling skills to the world, except this contest is not a typical model search. Kurama Magazine’s Personal Style Challenge demands more than a cute face and body. Contestants are expected to not only display their potential as a model but […]

    May 3, 2012Events, FashionNo comments
  12. “Juvenescence” at Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination ’til May 11th: Taisha Carrington

    Is this the same Taisha Carrington who competed in Miss World for Barbados? Yes she is, so who says beauty pageants are limited to only music or batons as Talent? The spider was cast in plaster-of-paris and lost a leg along the way, which reminded of when I read the Anansi Boys from Neil Gaiman […]

    May 1, 2012Photo Gallery, SculptureNo comments
  13. #UnitedStates warns – Beware of #SkinLotions Tainted with #Mercury, don’t end up like Vybz or Sosa #poisoning #cosmetic #usagov #bleaches

    Some skin lotions and antiseptic soaps claim to clean and lighten skin while removing freckles and wrinkles. Instead, these illegally imported cosmetic products make consumers ill from exposure to high levels of mercury. America’s Government is warning consumers about these products after dozens of people in at least seven states were diagnosed with mercury poisoning. […]

    April 9, 2012Controversy, HealthNo comments

    The Barbados Vocational Training Board has emerged as winners in the inaugural WorldSkills Barbados Competition with top prizes in Hairdressing and Culinary Arts- two of the three categories in which we competed. Clesita Moore and her fellow BVTB Hairdressing category finalist, Akeila Chapman, placed first (1st) and second (2nd) respectively in their category. In addition […]

    March 13, 2012Agriculture, EducationNo comments
  15. Miss Four Seasons Resort – Nevisian Hydeia Tyson

    As the sun rose on November 2nd 1994, the island of Nevis smiled as it welcomed another Nevisian princess, Hydeia Tyson. This once shy little girl has blossomed into a true Scorpion young lady, filled with confidence, ambition and intelligence and captivates people with her grace, charm and positive attitude. ‘The race is not for […]

    January 15, 2012Fashion, Featured, TravelNo comments
  16. Banks To Crown Their Golden Girl in Oistins, Thu. 8th December 2011

    It has been the most talked about competition in quite some time and now the final of the 2012 Banks Calendar Girl Search is here. Tomorrow night, December 8, 2011 from 7 p.m. the Oistins Bay Garden in Christ Church will be transformed once again into a stage fit for a queen, when the new […]

    December 7, 2011GossipNo comments
  17. She Walks Like Tyra (With Keenan & Tyra Banks)


    October 24, 2011Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. Afrocentric Matrimonial Garb from Texas? TeKay Designs by Kimma Wreh – Queen of The Brides

    Upholding high traditional expectations is challenging, yet it can be found in the talented hands of a soft-spoken dress designer working in Texas. TeKay Designs by Kimma Wreh is committed to serving brides who’s dreams beckon for symbolism, prosperity, heritage, and culture be packaged and delivered into a collection of garments. Kimma has been designing […]

    October 17, 2011Arts, Cinema, Events, Fashion, Review, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. BVI’s Miss Teen Diva 2011 Presides Over the DARE CLUB

    Sherise Stapleton, the newly crowned Miss Teen Diva 2011, started her year’s stint as president of DARE (Dream.Achieve.Relate.Empower) CLUB – an up and coming youth club in the British Virgin Islands stationed in the East End area for girls aged 10 and up in the community. The club was created on 6th November, 2010 as […]

    October 11, 2011Editorial, Events, Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. BB Fashion Week 2011 – October 28th-30th, Courtyard Marriott in Hastings

    Barbados becomes the Fashion Capital of the Caribbean from October 28th-30th as fashionistas gather from around the world for a weekend of spectacular runway shows and glamorous fashion parties. BB Fashion Week is pleased to announce the Schedule of Events. Friday 28th October 2011 Designed by Christian Siriano Opening Night of Runway Shows 8:00pm -10:00pm […]

    October 7, 2011Fashion, Featured, TravelNo comments
  21. Sherise Stapleton Crowned BVI’s Miss Teen Diva 2011

    Fifteen year-old Sherise Stapleton won the title of Miss Teen Diva 2011 on September 24, 2011 at the East End/Long Look Community Centre in the British Virgin Islands. Sherise competed against Brittani Stoutt and Diamond Lake in a spectacular and eye-catching competition of seven segments. Brittani was awarded Best Diva Party Wear with her orange […]

    October 2, 2011Culture, Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Barbadian Parent says Private School is no “Dreadlock Holiday” – Facility replies it’s a cut above the rest

    Samson did not cut his hair yet almost lost his head to Delilah, it was this part of the Bible which was a partial inspiration for Rastafarians who feel hair is strength and thus their wariness at removing their power as they see it. BLP’s MP Randolph Field implied in Parliament in 1983 that all […]

    September 6, 2011Featured, News10 comments
  23. The Barbados Experience Shoot: Island Queen 2012

    Behind the scenes of Island Queen 2011 Simone Mottley’s photo shoot for The Barbados Experience and announcement for the 5th edition of Island Queen, going down March 4th, 2012.

    August 30, 2011Cinema, Events, Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments

    Seven Miss Barbados World 2011 Delegates walked the runway at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre over the weekend in the event’s Swimwear Pre-Judging Competition. The competition, sponsored by Limegrove and Sun Collection, one of the Centre’s retailers, featured the delegates vying for the 2011 Miss Barbados World Swimwear title. Taisha Carrington, Miss Capita Financial, emerged the winner, […]

    August 21, 2011Fashion, TravelNo comments
  25. The Inaugural Miss Penny-Gems Pageant, 27th August 2011 at P’cess Margaret Secondary

    ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 27 five beautiful young ladies from the parish of St. Philip will compete in the inaugural Miss Penny-Gems pageant. Hosted by the Penny-Gems Cultural Club, the competition is slated for the Princess Margaret Secondary School. Spokesperson for the group Whitley Linton said the aim of the show is to highlight the talent […]

    August 8, 2011Events, FashionNo comments