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Gina May Thompson Featured In QMagazine

Gina May Thompson Featured In QMagazine

Bermudian Gina May Thompson, professional face painter and CEO of Sniggle’s Professional Face & Body Painting, was recently featured in QMagazine.The magazine says, “Gina May Thompson resides in Bermuda. She is CEO of her business Sniggle’s Professional Face & Body Painting. She has been face painting for over 19 years. “In 2004, Gina... Read more of this article

WHM: Fashion Super Stylist Shiona Turini

WHM: Fashion Super Stylist Shiona Turini

[Part of Women’s History Month Series | Written by Nadia Laws] Few people have been able to accomplish as much in the international fashion arena as Shiona Turini. Ms Turini, a fashion editor and style consultant, has worked at publications like W Magazine, Teen Vogue, CR Fashion Book and Cosmopolitan, which happens to be the largest women’s magazine... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Host Model Call

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Host Model Call

If you’ve ever wanted to walk the runway, now is your chance, as the Bermuda Fashion Festival is calling all interested models – children and adults – to attend the Model Call auditions this Saturday and Sunday in the lower level of Pier 6 from 11am – 3pm. No experience is necessary, just the desire to be part of a glamorous, high-energy... Read more of this article

Fashion Show To Showcase Prom Dresses

Fashion Show To Showcase Prom Dresses

Blush Bermuda is getting set to present a prom dress fashion show dubbed “Prominence” on Sunday, March 18 at 3.00pm at the Berkeley Institute Cafetorium. Blush Bermuda said they thought it “would be a good idea to have such an event as it’s that time of year when young ladies are looking for that perfect dress for their prom, cotillion... Read more of this article

Bermuda Backdrop For Talbots Clothing Catalog

Bermuda Backdrop For Talbots Clothing Catalog

American clothing retailer Talbots has utilized Bermuda as a backdrop in their latest catalog, with the island also appearing in photos that the brand has been posting on social media. Founded in 1947, Talbots is a specialty retailer and direct marketer of women’s apparel, accessories, and shoes; which operates over 500 stores in the United States... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Start On July 8

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Start On July 8

The City of Hamilton announced that the Bermuda Fashion Festival will take place July 8 – 14th, and is set to include the Evolution Retail Show, Hair & Beauty Show, International Designer Show, Local Designer Show and Bermuda Fashion Expo. “The Festival is celebrating its 9th year as one of the most highly anticipated events on Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Video: Shiona Turini On Her Fashion Journey

Video: Shiona Turini On Her Fashion Journey

In starting her path to becoming a world class fashion expert, Shiona Turini spent one year working as an unpaid intern for Yves Saint Laurent, after persistently showing up for three consecutive days trying to get the company to hire her after initially being turned down. Speaking in front of a full house at her recent appearance in Nigeria where she... Read more of this article

Nicole Tovey Competing In ‘Miss Jetset’ Contest

Nicole Tovey Competing In ‘Miss Jetset’ Contest

Nicole Tovey — a local fitness competitor and model — is competing in the ‘Miss Jetset’ cover model contest, and locals can support her by voting for her online. Originally from Australia, Ms Tovey now lives in Bermuda where she works as a lawyer, with the law firms’s website saying she “specialising in contentious... Read more of this article

Fuller Figured Models To Audition In New York

Fuller Figured Models To Audition In New York

ThickMiss BDA is planning to send five plus-size Bermudian women to New York City to audition for Fuller Figure Fashion Week, with the group selecting Regina Paynter, Sherri Vanderpool, Ashjuanna Thomas, Jennifer Shirley, and Tahirah Grant following their recent auditions. Vanessa Lake-Waldon, the owner and operator of ThickMiss BDA, told Bernews,... Read more of this article

Photos: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

Photos: Mr & Miss CedarBridge Academy

Fifteen young men and women recently competed for the title of Mr. and Miss CedarBridge Academy, an event started in 1999 by former CBA teacher Dean Foggo, with Shane Rogers and Jade Stewart being crowned the winners. According to the programme, participants include Chaella Bradshaw-Douglas, Diamond Jordan-DeSilva, Debra Evans, Tonya Ottley-Peets,... Read more of this article

Local Jewelry Designer Inspired By Bermuda

Local Jewelry Designer Inspired By Bermuda

Local jewelry designer, Elisa Stubbs, draws inspiration from the natural landscape of Bermuda for her jewelry collection ‘Airy Heights Design,’ and also uses unique Bermuda backdrops to showcase her jewelry online. According to her website, local shells and plants serve as one of her focal points and inspiration.“Each piece I create... Read more of this article

Photos: Code Red Bermuda At BHW Launch

Photos: Code Red Bermuda At BHW Launch

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] hosted their annual launch on Sunday night [Jan 14] at the Fairmont Southampton, featuring Party People, Intense, Nova Mas International, Passion Bermuda, and Code Red BDA; with the event also showcasing the costumes for Kiddie Carnival from Nova Mas International and Nirvana Kids.The photos below show Code Red Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Photos: Passion Bermuda At BHW Launch

Photos: Passion Bermuda At BHW Launch

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] hosted their annual launch on Sunday night [Jan 14] at the Fairmont Southampton, featuring Party People, Intense, Nova Mas International, Passion Bermuda, and Code Red BDA; with the event also showcasing the costumes for Kiddie Carnival from Nova Mas International and Nirvana Kids.The photos below show Passion Bermuda,... Read more of this article