One of the beautiful things about growing up on an island is you’re always surrounded by nature. While we had palms, flamboyants, and bougainvillea-a-plenty, there was always one special tree in my grandma’s garden that fascinated me the most: the Carambola tree, also known as starfruit.
I’m bringing sandy tones to the beach! As it’s October, I have been inspired by the fall tone-on-tone looks I’m seeing everywhere and wanted to put my own Caribbean twist on it! We don’t have any falling leaves here in the islands, but sandy hues work perfectly right here on the beach!Continue reading
This print is reminiscent of the madras fabric so familiar in our island’s traditional wear. Reinterpreted with jewel tones and designed with a vintage-inspired silhouette, this high waisted, color saturated bikini has quickly become one of my favorites.
The Sports Illustrated Swim Search 2021 has officially begun, and today, I submitted my casting video, taking a big leap towards fulfilling one of my wildest dreams of being featured in the SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT MAGAZINE!!! Click the link below to watch the video!Continue reading
I’ve noticed (and love!) how PatBo pays particular attention to accentuating feminine curves through cleverly placed v-shaped cutouts, asymmetrical hemlines, and various layers of fringe, ruffles, faux tortoise shell, and mesh. From bold tropical prints to richly hued gowns, I’m in love with each of the styles below for their uniqueness, elegance, and whimsy.