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Careers in fashion

As a case in point Parsons School of Design, a private art and design college in Greenwich Village, Lower Manhattan in New York City, offers 25 different programmes.

When most people in the Caribbean think about fashion as a potential career, the only job titles they tend to associate it with are seamstress, fashion designer or model.

Fashion after the jubilee

The best Golden Arrowhead dress of the season was not even on the runway. This was photographed by Stabroek News photographer Keno George during the float parade on Thursday.

I have been bombarded by pictures on my Facebook timeline of women decked out in their Golden Arrowhead dresses. While I love my country and all, I honestly don’t want to see Guyana’s flag again anytime soon.

How poetry ‘holds down’ Yerrodin Bowen

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Spoken word poet Yerrodin Akeel Bowen has had tongues wagging since his return to Guyana in 2011. Yerrodin made his debut at the former Upscale Restaurant but his love for writing poems began when he was just ten years old while still living in the Bahamas during which, one of his first poems was published in a book pf poetry called The Master.

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