Season 3 of Mission Catwalk premieres today, Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 8:30pm and will repeat on Tuesdays at 5:30pm on TJV. According to Caribbean Magazine, the program has attracted some of the best emerging talent the Caribbean region has to offer.
The show has expanded to include designers from St. Lucia, St, Vincent, Antigua, Haiti and Bahamas, who will now join Jamaica, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, and Guyana for this design challenge. The article stresses that “the audience is in for an entertaining season as these designers stitch their way to victory.”
According to the Jamaica Observer, this year’s contestants are Alexis Campbell — Barbados, Anicia Brooks — Trinidad, Argent Roberts — Antigua, David Rolle — Bahamas, Elizabeth Jerimie-Trinidad, Katherine McDermott – Jamaica, Makisa Lewis-Trinidad, Marque Miller-Jamaica, Mwanza Glen-Guyana, Renardo Lloyd – Jamaica, Sharleen J Lagon — St Lucia, Sharon Shaw-Jamaica, Shernicia Mayer – St Vincent, Theodore Elyett – Bahamas and Watson St Louis – Haiti.
The winning designs for each episode will be reproduced and made available the next day at all Lee’s Fifth Avenue locations. One lucky designer will also receive a one-year contract with Global Purchasing Company, a full service buying office in New York. Global Purchasing Company represents over eighty boutiques across the United States and will represent our Caribbean designers in this market.
[Mission Catwalk judges shown above: Courtney Washington, Carlton Brown, and Novia McDonald Whyte with host and executive producer Keneea Linton-George.]