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Festival To Feature Designs By Dana Cooper

Festival To Feature Designs By Dana Cooper

Dana Cooper is the lone Bermudian designer to feature in the International Designer Show of the Bermuda Fashion Festival; until now, she has been working from New York and selling her Bermuda-inspired beach wear and summer prints internationally. Ms. Cooper said, “For a while I was more focused on selling my line overseas but more recently the focus... Read more of this article

Photos: Lily Lightbourn In Cosmopolitan UK

Photos: Lily Lightbourn In Cosmopolitan UK

Bermudian model Lily Lightbourn continues to build her impressive portfolio, with her latest efforts seeing her featured in 6-page spread in the July 2016 issue of Cosmopolitan UK magazine. This is the latest in a series of international publications to feature the former Miss Bermuda, who has also appeared in Stylist UK, Elle UK magazine, a commercial... Read more of this article

Coach Brand Launches In Bermuda At Lusso

Coach Brand Launches In Bermuda At Lusso

Coach, through Lusso, now has a retail presence in Bermuda after many years, with a red carpet entry giving island customers their first look last night. Lusso was “packed with interested customers” at the launch, with a special engraving machine flown to Bermuda for the event. Coach is also a major sponsor of Bermuda Fashion Festival and... Read more of this article

Video: Reception Features TeamBDA Body Art

Video: Reception Features TeamBDA Body Art

The Bermuda Fashion Festival recently hosted a cocktail reception at the Elbow Beach Ocean Terrace, with the reception featuring local body painting artists, members from the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Team Bermuda and Bermuda Fashion Festival models. The models from Bermuda’s Red Bull America’s Cup Youth team were Owen Siese, Ceci Wollmann,... Read more of this article

Evelyn Lambert Ready For Fashion Festival

Evelyn Lambert Ready For Fashion Festival

International designer Evelyn Lambert graced the Bermuda Fashion Festival’s red carpet and runway a year ago, and her 2016 Spring Collection is promising to have spectators “marvel at the change of pace” brought by her new look. The Zimbabwe-born designer, raised in London, is now a New Yorker, having worked there for more than 20 years,... Read more of this article

Photos: “Simunye” Fashion Fundraiser At Muse

Photos: “Simunye” Fashion Fundraiser At Muse

Bermuda International Collection’s “Simunye” fundraiser event for South African albino model Sanele Xaba, held on June 9, has been dubbed “a huge success,” with the event featuring models dressed in fashions by local designer Lynelle Furbert. Amir X said, “Last week Thursday, Muse and the Bermuda International Collections... Read more of this article

Fashion Festival To Showcase Plus Size Designs

Fashion Festival To Showcase Plus Size Designs

“Who says plus size can’t be sexy, luxurious and feminine,” says Monif Clarke, a designer specializing in plus size fashions who is set to be featured at next month’s Bermuda Fashion Festival. “Nothing could be more fitting for Bermuda’s Premier Fashion Week than Monif C’s Plus Size fashion collection. This Bajan designer’s... Read more of this article

Fashion Designer Leveraging Bermuda Exposure

Fashion Designer Leveraging Bermuda Exposure

Thomas LaVone — an award-winning fashion designer who will feature in next month’s Bermuda Fashion Festival — is using his exposure in Bermuda to creating a great opportunity for US models. Known for his fine couture gowns and high fashion, LaVone has recently run a Model Muse contest to scout his next model, and the winner will walk on... Read more of this article

UK’s Stylist Features Lily Lightbourn, Natural Hair

UK’s Stylist Features Lily Lightbourn, Natural Hair

Lily Lightbourn has been highlighted in a Stylist feature on natural hair, with the Bermudian model telling the British magazine, “if young girls see us embracing our Afros, it will encourage them to do the same.” The article — called “The Natural Afro Hair Looks That Ruled The 2016 Catwalks — says, ”With a focus... Read more of this article

Photos: Fashion Festival Body Painting Event

Photos: Fashion Festival Body Painting Event

The Bermuda Fashion Festival hosted a cocktail reception at the Elbow Beach Ocean Terrace this evening [May 29], with the reception featuring local body painting artists, members from the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Team Bermuda and Bermuda Fashion Festival models. The models from Bermuda’s Red Bull America’s Cup Youth team were Owen... Read more of this article

Videos: African Rhythm Fashion Extravaganza

Videos: African Rhythm Fashion Extravaganza

The first ever African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza was staged at the Pembroke Community Club on Saturday [May 21] by the Black Collective, a group of five women. Models for the fashion show included Shoshana Williams, Damarion Stewart, Tianna DeSilva, Shatonae DeSilva [daughter of Tiona], Ebony Lightbourne, Lee Lambert, Justin Binns,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: African Fashion Extravaganza

Photo Set #2: African Fashion Extravaganza

A group of five women dubbed ‘The Black Collective’ held the first ever African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza at the Pembroke Community Club on Saturday [May 21]. Models for the fashion show included Shoshana Williams, Damarion Stewart, Tianna DeSilva, Shatonae DeSilva [daughter of Tiona], Ebony Lightbourne, Lee Lambert,... Read more of this article