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Tag Archives: clothes

  1. SHIRT-JACS ALSO POPULAR IN SANTO DOMINGO, EUROPEAN ROYALTY PREFER IT IN TROPICS

    “Guayaberas,” the linen or cotton shirt favored for weddings and casually-elegant affairs in the Dominican Republic, is getting a boost after King Felipe VI of Spain has been photographed wearing it, instead of a jacket. El Caribe newspaper brings up the subject with a feature just published. The shirt is especially used instead of suit-and-tie […]

    August 27, 2020FashionNo comments
  2. ‘Rock your Socks’ with The Barbados Lottery for World Down Syndrome Day 2019

    Rock your Socks with The Barbados Lottery for World Down Syndrome Day, March 21, 2019 “LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND!” #LotsOfSocks #WorldDownSyndromeDay #WDSD19 #leavenoonebehind @barbadosdownsyndromeassociation @worlddownsyndromeday

    March 21, 2019Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. “Fisherfolk Helping their own in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria” By Daphne Ewing-Chow

    The Barbados National Union of Fisherfolk Organizations (BARNUFO) just sent six local fishing boats, fuelled by the Food and Agricultural Organization and manned by local fishermen, with hundreds of boxes of food, equipment and supplies, including 720 boxes of medical supplies from Global Medic, to support the ailing fishing sector, its workers and the people […]

    October 29, 2017Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  4. SALVATION ARMY JOIN FORCES WITH MORMONS TO PROVIDE HURRICANE RELIEF FOR FRENCH ST MARTIN

    Captain Derrick Mitchell; Commanding Officer of the Salvation Army’s St. Lucia Corps in association with the Mormon Church of Castries sent a shipment of items to The Salvation Army in St. Maarten. This was vouchsafed by Major Darrell Wilkinson, The Divisional Commander of The Salvation Army in Barbados & St. Lucia how the shipment included […]

    September 22, 2017Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  5. BAJANS WARNED OF MORE PRODUCT RECALLS – BEWARE WHEN OVERSEAS PURCHASING

    Members of the public are asked to note that the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs is aware of the recall of a number of products. These garments have metal buttons and snaps with a tag sewn inside the neck which reads “Tea”. The style number 6F22400-405 is printed on a hangtag attached to the […]

    January 10, 2017HealthNo comments
  6. “The 50th Empire!” – BB Fashion Week, November 4th to 6th

    Unique Productions Worldwide Limited (UPWL) announces BB Fashion Week 2016 from November 4th – 6th at the Hilton Barbados Resort. The weekend of activities will feature three fashion Workshops, a Make-up Competition, four Fashion Shows, twenty-five designers and Four Shopping Parties. This year’s cast features Super Model and Celebrity Shaun Ross whose portfolio includes Vogue, […]

    October 26, 2016FashionNo comments
  7. Pinfold Street branch of ProSales expands in time for everyone’s Back To School needs!

    If you thought ProSales was just mobiles and tablets, then you need to pass by and see how wrong that idea was… There are even shoes for the kids, apart from colognes and other toiletries, the main Bridgetown outlet is conveniently situated by the Herbert’s Car Park so you can place your car safely as […]

    August 7, 2016Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. PLUS SIZE DIVA DELEGATE #4 MISS HQ SPORTS BAR – RONDA KEIZER

    Ronda Keizer, Miss Plus Size Diva Barbados delegate #4 is a loving and dedicated mother of two. Hailing from the parish of Christ Church, at age thirty five she is very passionate about life and helping others; whilst possessing a fun-loving approach. Through a zeal for cooking, Miss HQ Sports Bar started a catering business […]

    June 26, 2016Breaking News, Fashion, FeaturedNo comments
  9. EXPRESS DEALS 246 ALLOWS CUSTOMERS TO SHOP ONLINE WITHOUT DELAY

    ExpressDeals246 makes it easy for any consumer who needs a product but wants to avoid the daily hustle of traffic, heat and long lines by delivering the items ordered online directly to the customer’s doorstep. The service is Cash on Delivery, with debit and credit card facilities available soon. The range of offered products compares […]

    June 20, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments
  10. ICBL Donates More to Charities Thanks to Record Turnout

    Thanks to a record number of participants, ICBL is in a position to donate more funds to this year’s beneficiaries. Speaking at the prize presentation and close out press conference, Managing Director & CEO, Ingrid Innes spoke about the success of the initiatives that were implemented this year to increase participation: “An increase of 1,388 […]

    May 15, 2016Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  11. SALVATION ARMY RESPONDS TO DOMINICA: ASSESSMENT SOON ANNOUNCED

    It was announced by the Divisional Commander for Barbados, Major Sinous Theodore that Lieut.-Colonel Clinton Burrowes will co-ordinate The Salvation Army’s response to the Dominica crisis. Lieut.-Colonel Burrowes, who served as Divisional Commander for Barbados in the eighties, has vast experience and training as Disaster Response Coordinator for The Salvation Army. Lieut.-Colonel Burrowes and his […]

    September 21, 2015NatureNo comments
  12. United States Continues Support to Dominica: $100,000 USD added to prior support

    As Dominicans work to regain a sense of normalcy following Tropical Storm Erika, the Embassy of the United States of America has released an additional USD$100,000 to expand its disaster-relief support to the island. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through its Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA), is providing the additional USD$100,000 […]

    September 9, 2015NatureNo comments
  13. School is in session with Flow: School Ties That Bind?

    Since August, Flow rang the school bell with Back to School events at their different outlets across the island. The Quad Play telecoms provider had four open days – including Six Roads, Haggatt Hall, City Centre and Carlisle House car park – which catered to youngsters who are now tucking into the beginning of their […]

    September 7, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. DIGICEL GIVES TWO LUCKY CUSTOMERS $5,000 BBD EACH: SUMMER PROMOTON WINNERS TO USE PRIZE MONEY FOR BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPING

    TWO lucky dads, who won $5,000 each as the second and third weekly winners of the Stay Up with Digicel Summer Promotion, will use their winnings to purchase back-to-school supplies for their children, among other items. Kareem Surage and Charles Reid, both Digicel customers from the telecommunications company’s first year of operation on the island, […]

    August 18, 2015EducationNo comments
  15. Design Caribbean to attend Autumn Fair 2015

    A collection of some of the finest Caribbean designers and producers will be found at the 2015 edition of the Autumn Fair, which is taking place at the Birmingham NEC in the United Kingdom (UK), from September 6-9, 2015, under the umbrella brand Design Caribbean. Produced and managed by the Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean […]

    August 10, 2015FashionNo comments
  16. Jamaican performer Spice Unveils New Clothing Line

    Females everywhere are celebrating ownership of the “needle eye” – the clothing line that is. The “Needle Eye” clothing line is owned by dancehall artiste Spice and is also the title of one of her latest songs dominating dancehall circles. The line which features t-shirts and underwear with the phrase is being distributed for free […]

    July 19, 2015MusicNo comments
  17. Cable and Wireless Communications Barbados is proud to officially launch the new “Flow” – Joey Stevens & Bob…

    I just love it, Joey Stevens from One Caribbean TV is Semi-Formal, yet Bob The Parrot has on a tux while they interview Niall Sheehy, FLOW’s Country Manager of Barbados

    July 19, 2015Oddity, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. FDC Young Designer Awards & Radical Designer Awards ‘The Great Gatsby’

    The Fashion Designers’ and Craftmakers’ Young Designer Awards invites young fashion designers from all over the UK who have excelled creatively and have the potential to be the next big stars of the international fashion stage, to compete for the coveted and very special title of Fashion Designers and Craft makers Young Designer of the […]

    July 4, 2015FashionNo comments
  19. Trendy and New in Carven & Izod Brands – Choose It, Charge It!

    Trendy and New in Izod and Carven Brands, Choose It, Charge It – My Cave Shepherd!

    June 9, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. The Alhambra Ballroom Proclaims Bridal Royalty

    Each year, Harlem’s historic Alhambra Ballroom celebrates the start of the wedding season with a showcase of culinary delights in the opulence of their Grand Ballroom. Beneath the draped chandeliers, local wedding vendors joined in to display their specialties in bridal services for budding couples. For this year’s event the Alhambra welcomed a refreshing, new […]

    June 4, 2015FashionNo comments
  21. “FIRST FRUITS FESTIVAL” IN QUEEN’S PARK DEEMED A SUCCESS

    The Annu¬†Institute sees community development as a process where community members come together to take collective action and generate solutions to common problems. With this thought in mind, the Annu institute for human development is hosted two community development events over the Easter weekend in Queen’s park. These skills are often created through the formation […]

    April 26, 2015CultureNo comments
  22. “Progression” now on at Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination: Althea Wood

    This exhibition is at the Cave Hill Campus’ EBCCI and runs to 23rd January.

    January 13, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. From Hard-Times To Haute Times – TeKay Designs: Queen Of The Brides

    Emerging from the catwalks of the Houston, Texas fashion scene is a soft-spoken entrepreneur of fashion, with bold statements on style and culture. Kimma Wreh is the creative mind behind TeKay Designs. As the Head Designer of the couture fashion label, Kimma specializes in creating non-traditional and multi-cultural bridal and formal wear for men, women […]

    January 2, 2015FashionNo comments
  24. ABANDON 21ST CENTURY ALL YE WHO ENTER HERE – DRESS CODE IN EFFECT FOR BAOBAB TOWER, HAIL NEO-COLONIALISM!

    Members of the public are reminded that they must be properly attired and behave in a professional manner when doing business at the Baobab Tower. Visitors to the building are also asked to note that no curlers, head ties or scarves should be worn. In addition, proper footwear must be worn, as no bare feet […]

    December 24, 2014FashionNo comments
  25. Barbadian students earn education opportunities & meet their basic needs via ICBL donation

    A great part of the¬†mission at ICBL focuses on education, community and youth development. Naturally, the insurance leader was very pleased to provide significant support for the Barbados National Council of Parent Teacher Association (NCPTA) with a monetary donation. The funds will go toward the expansion of the Association’s social assistance programme which affords Barbadian […]

    October 25, 2014Education, FeaturedNo comments