Sat | Mar 23, 2019

Flair

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:16 AM

Jasiri means bold and courageous, and Rashana King perceives it aptly describes her business, Jasiri Designs.King has always been fond of the arts. In fact, as a child she aspired to blossom into one of Jamaica's finest craftswomen orjewellers....

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

When it comes to girl boss Lyndsey McDonnough, being prepared for anything is the number one reason she walks around with 'ah bag ah tings'. We at Flair were a little sceptical about the number of items she could fit in her trendy, medium-size tote...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Sassy street style is the epitome of Urbana Stryd, Kingston's chic and iconic fashion hub. It's owner Kelly Lawrence is no stranger to the style light and with adept knowledge, she will unveil the fashionista in you through minimalist fashion....

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

"Happiness. Simple as a glass of chocolate or tortuous as the heart. Bitter. Sweet. Alive." Exploring happiness in all its flavours, as Joanne Harris expressed, has helped to console this bittersweet end to my Single But Iffy to Mingle journey. It...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

The Sagicor Foundation has reintroduced the beautiful and fashionable charm bracelets as part of its Sigma Run store items in a bid to raise funds for its signature charity road race - the Sagicor Sigma Run.The bracelets, designed by Gianna...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

As I have done for many years, I am listing below a shortlist of things I wish that the powers that be will address this year.The Rent Restriction Act. This act was passed in 1944 and was last amended in 1983 - 25 years ago! During that time,...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Recently I had some time off, so I was at home for a few days (don't clap, it wasn't all that great).Anyhoo, because my pockets aren't long enough for me to 'braff', I decided I would spend most of my time watching television. The only problem with...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Hair loss is a sad reality for some. The average person loses 80 strands a day and will only notice a change if it is significantly more than this statistic. The situation gets a little 'hairy' if there is no regrowth for a significant period of...

Published:Monday | January 14, 2019 | 12:00 AMPaul H. Williams

Long before the current popularity of all things African, Aya Wear, a fashion line now located in Boston, Portland, has been marketing Afro-centric clothes under the tag line, 'Modern fashions with an African resurgence'."I would like people to know...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:02 AM

There are a handful of careers that only the bold and courageous can embark on as a daily, testament to their dauntless character. From jumping into underground caves, wrestling with crocodiles and guiding baby turtles to the ocean, Damion Whyte, an...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Goals and resolutions are a dime a dozen for any new year. But sometimes in making these plans for our hopes and dreams, we neglect the very passionate nature of our burning desires: the affairs of our hearts...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

It's the colour of underwater reefs hanging on for dear life. The sky at dusk. Some of the latest iPhones and the latest looks on the runways of Marc Jacobs and other top fashion designers. Living Coral has been chosen by the Pantone Color Institute...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Eleanor Terrelonge had never envisioned herself as an entrepreneur, until early last year. Brewing with an adoration for healthy glowing skin and a desire to share a few of her personal self-care practices, she leaped into the business arena opening...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

The road to fertility can be demanding. There are many stories among couples filled with frustration, confusion, heartache, and helplessness as they embark on the convoluted journey towards conception. With the numerous advancements in science and...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

The biggest challenge in settlement negotiations is usually the need to get past the parties' desire to have all or nothing to that point where they are prepared to compromise. Often, in family matters, attempts to settle are more challenging...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

After a whirlwind of parties filled with endless layers of foundation, concealer and an explosion of colours and glitter, it is time to reset and start fresh. January is the month of rebirth and calls for light, effortless and simple makeup which...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

It's hard enough dealing with stress in the workplace. Add the discomfort of the constant searing pains and stiffness brought on by arthritis and that's enough to convince you to call it quits. But there are ways of getting around these aches and...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

New Year's resolutions are like two people who can't fight, threatening to hit each other - despite all the huffing and puffing, nothing ever happens.I've heard people say that they have every intention to lose weight or gain weight. I've heard...

Published:Monday | January 7, 2019 | 12:00 AM

Fancy umbrellas decked the skies of a heated all inclusive fanfare, as A-Listers rose at the crack of a new dawn and shone in 'red carpet' fashion for the highly anticipated event of 2019, Sunnation Breakfast Party.The bowl of The University of West...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:12 AM

Going out tonight? It's New Year's Eve and the new year is knocking on your door. With it comes a number of gatherings to celebrate its arrival, and although the festive season is close to an end, the revelry is still in full swing. Of course, you...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:12 AM

Being a Public Relations and Digital Manager entails a lot of note taking, scheduling and not to mention, staying on top of current affairs in order to execute effective campaigns for your brand. Garfene Grandison is one of the island's gurus when...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Once 2019 rolls around, the very first thing on the agenda is to implement a new year's resolution. Chances are, health and fitness is at the top of the to-do list. Who wouldn't want to achieve the perfect hourglass shape or chiselled figure?...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Nastassia Morrison has fully immersed herself in the waves of the corporate realm, cementing her love for the entrepreneurial field with high hopes of scoring big. Concept to Reality, an event planning and management entity, was her initial attempt...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

You know, it seems like a few weeks ago that it was January 2018, and yet, here we are ready to step into January 2019. That was quick!For sure, 2018 was a bit of a roller coaster for Jamaicans.We had to deal with zones of special operations (ZOSOs...

Published:Monday | December 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Around 50 to 80 per cent of women develop fibroids by the age of 50. This startling statistic affects women across the globe; however, women of African descent are two to three times more likely to develop the benign tumours.Fibroids, also known as...

Pages

Subscribe to Flair