Ling Ling Breathes Life Into Bajan Fashion
Ling Ling is what the Bajan fashion industry needs. The vintage-inspired line, designed by veteran stylist Jacqueline Benn Schuppe, was launched in Barbados this month.
Master The Sexy Red Lip
The sexy red lip is classic and flatters most women. This tutorial shows us how to do this simple yet impactful look. Give it a try!
This video was taken from the Bellesa Africa channel that aims to show how beautiful African women can be, mostly by teaching us how to create glamorous looks on a range of brown complexions.
3 Valentine's Day Looks
Happy Valentine's Day! It's the most romantic weekend of the year and you may want to look your best. Whether you have a hot dinner date with your man or are club hopping with your single ladies, one of these make up options can work for you!
Mandy Cummins, my go-to Bajan make up artist, is at it again with not one but three Valentine's Day video tutorials.
First up is the Classic Valentine daytime look:
How To Rock Denim On Denim
This fashion season seemed to have been paying homage to many 80s and 90s trends. Denim on denim is one of those fashion crazes that resurfaced onto the scene. Stars like Rihanna, Rita Ora and Nicole Richie have been seen rocking this retro inspired must-have.
Model Kari McCarthy rocking denim on denim. Styling by Dre Decarlo. Photos courtesy Life & Style Boutique.
New Year's Eve Style Ideas
The time is coming to pick out that perfect look for New Year's Eve festivities. Sometimes it can be a little tough to decide how to choose a look that is both flattering and helps you to stand apart from the crowd. Whether you're going clubbing, to a dinner or a cocktail party, here are some ideas to help you choose your ideal look.
This dress would be perfect for a cocktail party
Interview With Designer Charu Lochan Dass
When I attended BB Fashion Week this year, one of the highlights of Caribbean Night was Charu Lochan Dass' début, self-titled collection, better known as CLD. I fell in love with her elegant, feminine silhouettes and dark floral prints. Charu herself is a warm, charming and sophisticated woman, who pretty much embodies what her line stands for. I had to learn more about this Indian-born, Trinidadian-raised designer.
New Year's Eve Party Make Up
Tonight's the night! It's New Year's Eve! Whether you want to go clubbing or have a nice elegant dinner, you have to look on point from head to toe. Bajan professional make up artist Mandy Cummins has this detailed tutorial that could help you do your make up for tonight or any holiday party.
Mandy Cummins' dark silver holiday make up look
Fresh Faces Beauty Shoot
We at Kurama Magazine love to highlight young, rising talent. So for our first beauty shoot, we decided to feature up and coming Bajan models Paige Warren and Danielle Dottin, as well as young make up artist Ackeem Francis.
Paige Warren (left) and Danielle Dottin (All photos by Michael Alexander)
Nevis Fashion Weekend Goes Global
Yesterday Winnielle Model Management's team of over 20 fashion industry artists made their way over to Nevis to the breathtaking Hamilton Beach Villas & Spa where they will be residing during the hosting of their 2013 Untamed Absolute Style - Nevis Fashion Weekend.
6 Gift Ideas For The Fashionistas In Your Life
November is quickly nearing its end and if you want to beat the Christmas shopping rush, you had better get started now. If you have fashionistas on your list of people to shop for, you may feel like they already have everything.
I’ve been known to threaten to keep the gifts I bought for my friends on more than one occasion. And while I’m sure that sounds terrible, you’ll feel the same way if you buy any of the items on this list. Seriously, I want them all for myself.