How to Pack For Trinidad Carnival 2019:

I’ve broken it down your packing into categories; beach, fete and road– the main three places you will need to be. Other than this you will be recovering with sleep on someone’s couch. You can save the space for pajamas and just borrow a T-shirt from your boyfriend (or whoever).… Read More How to Pack For Trinidad Carnival 2019:

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A conversation with Journalist Melissa Noel about her Caribbean Badge of Honor

When Abby talked to me about interviewing a journalist for this blog, I was a little intimidated. Melissa Noel is not just any journalist you see, she is literally a voice for Caribbean people in the Diaspora. She speaks for me, and the other four million like me, who have feet in two homes across… Read More A conversation with Journalist Melissa Noel about her Caribbean Badge of Honor

On the heels of Caribbean Style Week, What is Caribbean Fashion?

I have forever been preoccupied with defining the Caribbean Aesthetic, while so many fashion professionals living and creating in the region have told me not to bother. We’re not that stereotype- they would say. We’re growing out of that and now look more like them. We are not limited to one look. I attended a… Read More On the heels of Caribbean Style Week, What is Caribbean Fashion?