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Published:Monday | August 5, 2019 | 12:11 AM

This month’s Artwalk dubbed #FashionOvaStyle celebrated the history and future of fashion in downtown Kingston and the way forward for Jamaican designers. Saint International took Water Lane by storm as they splashed designer couture along the...

Published:Monday | August 5, 2019 | 12:11 AM

(Disclaimer: I swear that I didn’t plan this column to coincide with tomorrow’s Independence Day celebrations; it just worked out that way.) If you follow some people and their nationalistic measuring stick, I’m either not a Jamaican or not a ‘...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:24 AM

If you are a newby to the nail game, you probably have several burning questions that need to be answered. You’ve probably started doing research on the effects of acrylic and how it could impact the health of your natural nails. Flair magazine has...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:24 AM

Paul and his girlfriend, Hanna, have been together for two years. Just last week, she found out that he’s waist deep in debt. John was surprised when his betrothed confessed at dinner that she once had a serious relationship with another man (but...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:24 AM

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” Guided by this mantra from an early age, Antoinette Daniels-Martinez has made it her mission to give a helping hand to...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:24 AM

There was an error in my article, ‘Who inherits when there are simultaneous deaths?’, that was published on June 10, 2019. Thanks to my colleague, I now know that, since 1968, Jamaica has had legislation that specifically answers the question (in...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:23 AM

Latara Boodie Gleaner Writer Pulse royalty Jeneil Williams made her sophomore appearance as a designer on the CFW runway with her highly acclaimed swimwear collection “Rouge Creation”. Flair Magazine was able to tie down the busy creative to...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:22 AMNatovia Shand - Gleaner Intern

Sifting through a pot of precious stones, jewels, or gemstones, you may find stones unique to their own colour, meaning, or story. Calling out to you, just like any other fine adornment or art, these are not to be confused with mere pebbles and are...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:22 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

It’s been a long day, you’re exhausted and perhaps the children need you to review their homework. You just can’t seem to catch a break and relax. Maybe yoga is for you. For many years, people have used yoga as a means of exercise, relaxation, and...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:22 AM

Scrolling through my timeline on Instagram and leafing through WhatsApp statuses, I realise that I was probably the only one who didn’t attend Reggae Sumfest 2019. Such is life. I actually had a pretty good chance to source a couple of tickets for...

Published:Monday | July 29, 2019 | 12:22 AMNatovia Shand - Lifestyle Intern

We’ve all heard about strength in numbers. Take Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants, for instance. These girls travelled far and wide together, and through their unique bond made remarkable self-discoveries along the way. But as a woman, have you...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:28 AM

She is not the first person you would notice when you walk into a room: she doesn’t like the spotlight. She’s soft-spoken and very unassuming. But, Spa Manager Denise Gordon-Morrison, at Sandals Negril, recently copped the coveted title of MVP (...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:27 AM

Melanin glowing in the sun’s smile. Glamorous strut in the spotlight. Day or night, no matter the occasion, Stay Golden Cosmetics (SGC) has your lips covered with its new and luxurious Island Girl Collection. The uber-chic super-exclusive lip line...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:26 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Once again, the topic of abortion is being discussed in Parliament. Human rights activists across the island are lobbying for women to have access to this service and not be worried about prison time and the church. Well, their discourse is that a...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:26 AM

“ Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” How about a starry night, shooting off bursts of sparkling fireworks? With the summer blazing in all its inhibiting glory, this sultry season invites you to take your amorous affair to the open air. Here...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:25 AM

Summer is about to get even hotter this Independence weekend with Summer Playground Fantasy (SPF). From August 1 to 5, sophisticated pleasure awaits as the parties iRise, Forever Beach: Bonfire Beach Party, Fully Loaded and Soirée gear up to...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:25 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Ahh, yes. The story of the almighty bush. As women, especially when we aren’t in long-term committed relationships, we are concerned about the growth of our pubic hair and, other times depending on the mood we’re in, quite frankly, we just don’t...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:24 AM

“But how your mood changes, you’re a devil, now an angel, suddenly subtle and solemn and silent as a monk. You only tell me you love me when you’re drunk.” – Pet Shop Boys A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about a song that I found after years of...

Published:Monday | July 22, 2019 | 12:24 AMNatovia Shand - Lifestyle Intern

Imagine rushing out of the house to catch a cab just in time to make it for your big meeting at work, only for your balance to be thrown off on pebbled sidewalk. Your most beloved high-heel shoe breaks on immediate impact. So if you’re not into...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:17 AM

Justice is usually depicted by balanced scales, which are used to demonstrate that each side of a case will be considered and that cases will be dealt with fairly. It is common for employment contracts for senior executives in large companies to...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:17 AMNatalia Oh - Contributor

You hear it all the time, “40 is the new 20” or even “50 is the new 30”. And while it’s true that most women in their 50s definitely don’t want to revisit the complexities of their younger years, many are instead redefining the meaning of ‘finding...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:16 AMNatovia Shand - Gleaner Writer

Dipping into a realm of patterns, geometric motifs and almost lace-like detailing, the mesmerising design and outline of a henna is born. The henna design has become widely practised and used in Jamaica, used as a decorative body design for...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:15 AM

Women have always been instrumental in technology development. Despite this worldwide trend, Blue Dot Data Intelligence prides itself on being the leading data science company within the Caribbean with an incredibly diverse team. Blue Dot has taken...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:15 AM

For many years Jamaica has led amongst nations with the most female managers according to the Women in Business and Management Survey. It is no surprise that Appliance Traders Limited (ATL), a 50-year-oldJamaican retail solutions company, has...

Published:Monday | July 15, 2019 | 12:15 AM

If you should happen to be in Montego Bay on the weekend of July 19 for Reggae Sumfest or just because, you are in for a magical experience. At the luxurious S Hotel, lovers of all things beautiful and collection worthy will be treated to an...

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