The Caribbean’s biggest fashion and lifestyle event Caribbean Fashionweek kicks off yesterday with a bang. CFW is now celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and schedule to run from June 15-21.
Several celebrities have already flown in the island with much more scheduled to arrived by next week. Heading the list of celebrities already here is British Vogue fashion designer Gavin Douglas who is also winner of the prestigious Prince’s Trust award. Also in the island for the event are Arena covergirl and Victoria’s Secret model Nell Robinson and German-based designer Yolander James –Handler, among many others.
Other CFW celebrities scheduled to arrive by next week include Johnny Gill who will perform on the Saturday night of the event, i-D magazine editor Giannie Couji, baseball great Barry Bonds, well known Glamour covergirl Clarissa, Emmy Award winning celebrity make-up artist Eve Pearl, Pulse’s new Vogue covergirl Sedene Blake, i-D and LOVE covergirl Jeneil Williams and Vogue supermodel Jaunel McKenzie. Haitian pop star Katia Cadet, who performs on CFW’s Friday night will arrive late next week.
Organizers of the event said they will be releasing more names of top fashion celebrities slated to come to Caribbean Fashion Week.