Layne – High Priestess of Fashion

Mrs. Elaine ‘Layne’ Witter, diva designer, was laid to rest on Thursday, August 4.  She gave me a message to be delivered at her funeral: “I wanted to make more beautiful clothes.”  The restless creativity of the artist has finally been stilled.  But Layne has left a legacy of classic designs that confirm her enduring... Continue Reading →

Flying on the ‘Duppy’ Airline

Air Jamaica appears to have been sold off as an unattractive, pauperised bride. And her father - not 'Butch' Stewart, but all of us taxpayers - have had to fork over a rather high dowry to Caribbean Airlines for the privilege of taking her off our hands.

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