The advent of unique patterns and exclusivity being two of the label’s guiding concepts, fashion residence Diane Carlton has adopted a boutique-type version that limits the production and availability of its design to a maximum of six to ten portions global; with a pick few being produced only once. It’s a life-style.

Founder and creative director of the Diane Carlton (DC) fashion label, Stacey Weekes-Benjamin, has operated as an image control representative for the beyond eleven years, handing over employee education services to numerous enterprises.

Described by Weekes-Benjamin as a “legacy emblem”, Diane Carlton turned into named in honour of important fashion impacts in her own family: her aunt Diane Stevenson – a former version who lived in New York and her dad, who turned into well known for his swag, the past due calypsonian Carlton “Lord Blakie” Joseph.


After eight years of planning, developing prototypes and exploring feasible commercial enterprise models, in what she describes as a natural step in her picture management journey, Weekes-Benjamin, in the end, took the plunge and ordinary an invite to formally release her label at a runway show in Minneapolis in Minnesota, on June 1, 2018.

Four months later, on October 11 2018, the label made its European debut at the stately Fruchtalle in Kaiserslautern, Germany. It becomes at the Kaiserslautern show that Weekes-Benjamin unveiled her collection of excessive fashion coats, a great deal to the pride and approval of DC customers international.

The emblem is hastily constructing a strong recognition for its numerous use of textiles and its ultra-chic, nicely-constructed clothes which can be timeless, modern-day and eclectic. Weekes-Benjamin fashion palette is heavily inspired by means of her travels, her overall performance reference and her love for all things fashion.

Weekes-Benjamin said, “Since the release in Minneapolis I have been getting orders from Trinidadian clients.”

She and her group hosted a “smooth release” at their Trinidad base, eight Carlos Street, Woodbrook, remaining Friday and experienced a regular float of clients checking out the designs.

Her design aesthetic is described by using Caribbean charm that teems with international attraction, that have been created to convert the girls who wear them.

She stated, “My designs are unconventional due to the fact I am unconventional, I pick the distinct fabric, I blend and in shape to give you the uniqueness of the design.

“People constantly inform me whenever they put on one in all my creations they sense exceptional. There appears to be a change which brings out an inner self.

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