Caribbean Fashion Week Kickoff: The Power Players Behind Sizzling Style

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CEDELLA MARLEY


The Wow Factor: Daughter of the legendary Bob Marley, Cedella Marley is CEO of the Tuff Gong International record label, as well as a musician and author. Marley’s Catch a Fire fashion label, named after her father’s first album, is worn by the likes of Gwen Stefani and Angela Bassett and debuts its “High Tide” swimwear collection at CFW 2012. Also, Marley’s Puma-commissioned designs will adorn the Jamaican Olympic team during the London 2012 games.


The Inspiration: “My great aunt was a seamstress and she nurtured my love of deconstructing. Of course, my parents are my fashion icons,” Marley says.


The Advice: “I’d tell any budding designers to design for yourself and follow your vision.”

CEDELLA MARLEY

The Wow Factor: Daughter of the legendary Bob Marley, Cedella Marley is CEO of…