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Videos: 41 Years Ago Bermuda Won Miss World

Videos: 41 Years Ago Bermuda Won Miss World

41 years ago today [Nov 15] Miss Bermuda Gina Swainson won the Miss World contest, becoming the first, and to this date, the only Bermudian to ever win a major international beauty pageant, and the photos and videos below can give you a walk down memory lane to see the crowning moment.Also notable as one of the few pageant contestants from around... Read more of this article

British Vogue Features Jeweller Melanie Eddy

British Vogue Features Jeweller Melanie Eddy

Melanie Eddy has been featured in an article by British Vogue entitled “5 Black UK-Based Designers Reshaping The World Of Haute Jewellery.” The article said, “Multifaceted’ neatly describes both Melanie Eddy’s career and her jewellery aesthetic. Rarely have you seen a CV so packed – from handcrafting her architecture-inspired jewels... Read more of this article

Model Aliana King Featured In Vogue Mexico

Model Aliana King Featured In Vogue Mexico

Bermudian model Aliana King continues to build her impressive portfolio, this time being featured in Vogue Mexico, with the publication and photographer Adam Franzino posting the photos below on Instagram. Ms. King has previously appeared in a number of campaigns for well known international brands including for L’Oréal, Aveda, Garnier, Maybelline,... Read more of this article

Aliana King Featured In L’Oréal’s Sanoflore

Aliana King Featured In L’Oréal’s Sanoflore

Bermudian model Aliana King has been featured in a campaign by Sanoflore Laboratoire Bio, a French brand of organic cosmetics owned by L’Oreal.This is not the first time that the model has been featured on behalf of a major beauty brand, with Ms. King previously appearing in a number of campaigns, including for Aveda, Garnier, Maybelline, and... Read more of this article

Jamie Madison Releases New Fall/Winter Jackets

Jamie Madison Releases New Fall/Winter Jackets

Jamie Madison Collection is releasing their new line of jackets for the fall/winter season. A spokesperson said, “Local designer Jamie Madison Collection is releasing their new line of jackets for the fall/winter season. This year has refocused many of us to consider the most important things in life and at Jamie Madison we wanted to reflect that... Read more of this article

Turini Styles Tracee Ellis Ross For Elle Magazine

Turini Styles Tracee Ellis Ross For Elle Magazine

Shiona Turini recently worked with Elle as the well known magazine introduced its inaugural installment of ‘the State Of Black Beauty,’ with the Bermudian fashion consultant styling Tracee Ellis Ross, an actress who is the daughter of legendary singer Diana Ross. A Fashionista story said, “On Thursday, Elle.com introduced its inaugural... Read more of this article

Brownies Reuse Waste, Hold Eco Fashion Show

Brownies Reuse Waste, Hold Eco Fashion Show

While completing schooling via remote learning, the First Devonshire Brownie Pack has designed outfits, hats, and accessories using items that would ordinarily be considered garbage. A spokesperson said, “The First Devonshire Brownie Pack has spent the last few months designing outfits, hats and accessories using items that would ordinarily be tossed... Read more of this article

Video: HBO ‘Insecure’ Features Shiona Turini

Video: HBO ‘Insecure’ Features Shiona Turini

Bermudian fashion expert Shiona Turini – who is working as a costume designer for the HBO series “Insecure” – was recently featured in a video posted on the show’s social media accounts. The video’s description said, “Insecure HBO’s costume designer Shiona Turini talks about how she helps the show’s story... Read more of this article

Vogue Website Features Shiona Turini

Vogue Website Features Shiona Turini

Bermudian fashion consultant Shiona Turini has been featured in an article on Vogue.com entitled “11 Black Women in Fashion on What Brings Them Joy.” In the article, Ms. Turini says, “Being away from my family in Bermuda has been the hardest thing for me. “I am sure many others feel this way as well, and hopefully it’s making... Read more of this article

Turini Styles Top Actresses For T Magazine

Turini Styles Top Actresses For T Magazine

Shiona Turini recently worked as a stylist for The New York Times’ T Magazine, with the Bermudian fashion consultant styling a group which included a number of highly prominent black actresses and entertainers including Halle Berry, Taraji Henson, Mary J. Blige, Angela Bassett, Lynn Whitfield, Kimberly Elise, and Viola Davis. Sharing one of the... Read more of this article

Turini Styles Kerry Washington For Variety

Turini Styles Kerry Washington For Variety

Bermudian fashion consultant Shiona Turini recently worked with American magazine Variety to style Kerry Washington for the publication’s cover photo shoot. Ms. Turini was also recently recognized for working with toy maker Mattel to style a line of Barbie dolls, and earlier this year attended the Costume Designers Guild Awards [CGDA] in Beverly... Read more of this article

Allure Magazine Highlights Salt Spray Soap Co

Allure Magazine Highlights Salt Spray Soap Co

In celebration of Black History Month, American beauty magazine Allure has highlighted 16 of the best black-owned beauty brands, with Salt Spray Soap Co. – a skincare line by Bermudian Genelle John – among the brands highlighted. Allure said, “Unfortunately, though so many of our wider cultural and stylistic proclivities come from... Read more of this article

Shiona Turini Styles New Barbie Doll Series

Shiona Turini Styles New Barbie Doll Series

Shiona Turini worked with Barbie for their latest campaign, with the iconic doll brand saying they were “proud to collaborate” with the Bermudian stylist for “this series celebrating diversity through fashion.” Barbie posted on Instagram saying, “Proud to collaborate with stylist and creative consultant @shionat for this... Read more of this article