Men’s fashion in Jamaica is big business; the endless parties, beaches and bars are places to see and be seen. Bright colors rule but the absolute pinnacle of fashion is pure white, head to toe. Inspired by Diner en Blanc, the all-white dress code has filtered across the social scene in Jamaica to become the sartorial choice for those wishing to be noticed at any event. Jamaicans are not known for being shy, and the fashion scene has some brave offerings. Here, Culture Trip puts its well-heeled foot forward while exploring where to shop for menswear in Kingston, Jamaica.
A popular and well-loved Kingston menswear boutique, Mark Anthony Designs offers fashion guidance and clothing to the discerning Caribbean man about town. On offer are a selection of blazers and shirts and a range of shoes that wouldn’t look out of place on the French Riveria. The store also has an excellent selection of accessories including ties, cravats and pocket squares to add a touch of personal style to any outfit. This boutique also has a tailoring service and offers gift certificates and rechargeable gift cards.
Mark Anthony Designs, 10 Argyle Rd Kingston 10 Jamaica +1 876 946 1460
Dedicated followers of fashion will not be disappointed to find autumn florals and prints in abundance at Closet Cloud. Men’s tailored jackets and shirts make a fashionable nod to things floral and are perfect for being noticed at a party. The excellent footwear selection will ensure top to toe sartorial elegance for Kingston’s men about town.
This online fashion boutique offers a selection of chinos and checked shirts to keep the hipster in your life happy. ARI’s also stocks men’s accessories including ties, shoes and a range of watches. Claiming to command rather than follow fashion, ARI’s offers a wide range of casual slim-fit shirts for style-conscious Kingstonians. The online catalog is updated frequently and is also available in the U.S. Depot located on the accessible Constant Spring Road.
Lee’s has been dressing the capital’s men (and women) for the last 40 years. There’s a treasure trove of items to suit every style and budget, from safari jackets to Hawaiian-print shirts and everything in between. Looking ahead to fashions of spring/summer ’17, pinks of every shade can be found here. Lee’s Fifth Avenue also has a fine selection of men’s blazers in a range of bold colors, and the shirts to match. There’s also a gift wrapping and personal styling service available.
Inspired by American bling, Micnad provides a polished finish to the men’s fashion scene in Kingston. Slogan T-shirts, big gold medallions and bold colors rule the shelves. The store carries a range of big names brands including Nike, Timberland and Converse amongst others. The excellent range of men’s accessories, including hats, shoes and sunglasses, will ensure Kingston’s men remain at the top of their fashion game. Fashion favors the brave at Micnad.