Region's designers thrill London
There was a blockage on the catwalks in London at the recently held Fashion Engage showcase, sponsored by Caribbean Export Development Agency, when a number of Caribbean designers held the audience enthralled.
The seven designers showcased at the event, following the success of the Caribbean Collections London Fasion Week, were Trinidad and Tobago’s Kirie Bain and Meiling; Philicia Dell of Haiti, Atelier Dor? of Suriname; Jamaica’s Arlene Martin and Sonia Noel of Guyana.
The showcase, including fashionable dresses for all occasions, swimwear and accessories, was held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane in London, before an audience of celebrities, European Buyers, the media and other movers and shakers in the fashion industry. (LB)