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Jamaican-Born Style & Beauty Bloggers: Afayah Prendergast

This month, as a tribute to my island nation, I wanted to introduce you to a few of our Jamaican-born style and beauty bloggers who are making waves in the online fashion community. Afayah Prendergast of BeautyJamaica is from St. Andrew, Jamaica. She launched her blog March of 2011. I discovered her …

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Wearing H&M Green Pencil Dress For Jamaica’s 50th

Fifty years ago today, Jamaica celebrated it’s first day as an independent commonwealth nation. Since gaining her independence, Jamaica has developed its own unique identity and has influenced everything from music, agriculture, and athletics worldwide.  The island has given birth to some of the best artists and writers including: Claude …

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WIWT: Wearing Rasta Inspired Style

Inspired by my sisters post (here), today I wore this Rasta inspired outfit  while I lounged out on my couch watching the Livestream feed from the IFB Conference.  My general at home attire is really a bra and panty, but now that we are in the cooler months, I generally …

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Rastafarian Inspired Style

“Yuh don’t have to dread to be Rasta. This is not a dreadlocks thing.” This line from a song by the dread locked reggae group, Morgan Heritage could seem a bit contradictory, a tad controversial and a little confusing as to some, locks (and the ubiquitous spliff) are the trademarks …

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This is Jamaica, My Jamaica

After a two- year absence, I finally returned to my native Jamaica last week.  Thanks to the Caribbean Airlines staff for their professionalism, courtesy and of course rigid safety measures which brought us safely to the island. Once we cleared immigration and customs, the eating and sampling  of all things …

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