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Bermuda Shorts & Ian Bickley In NY Times Q&A

Bermuda Shorts & Ian Bickley In NY Times Q&A

Ian Bickley has been profiled by the New York Times in a Q&A piece, detailing his start with selling Bermuda shorts before going on to serve as president of the international group of Coach, a leatherware and clothing manufacturer. In the Q&A article, Mr. Bickley details a business he started in 1986, saying, “It was a business I started... Read more of this article

Maxi & Shaggy Presented With Bermuda Shorts

Maxi & Shaggy Presented With Bermuda Shorts

International reggae stars Shaggy and Maxi Priest have returned home with a little bit of the Island after being presented with Bermuda shorts. They were given the shorts and socks, as well as customised Oracle team shirts, just before the America’s Cup Jam, presented by Fidelity International, on Saturday [Oct 17]. Michael Branco, owner of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Bermuda Shorts Barred From Overseas Council

Bermuda Shorts Barred From Overseas Council

A pair of elderly siblings wearing Bermuda shorts was recently barred from entering the city council building in the Malaysian city of Ipoh, marking the second time this month that the island fashion staple has gotten people overseas into trouble. A story in Malaymail Online says, “In the latest incident involving citizens being denied entry at... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Pan Am Team Gets Style Accolades

Bermuda’s Pan Am Team Gets Style Accolades

Bermuda’s Pan Am Team has been cited as having one of the best uniforms of all teams as well as being named to a “Top 7 moments of the Pan Am Games Opening Ceremony” list, with the writer citing our team’s “bare knees for national pride.” As Bermuda’s teams often do in major competitions, the island’s athletes... Read more of this article

Spanish Worker Suspended For Bermuda Shorts

Spanish Worker Suspended For Bermuda Shorts

While Bermuda shorts represent normal business attire here on the island, not every workplace in every part of the work views them the same way, with a Spanish prison mentor recently suspended for one month without pay for wearing the shorts “during stiflingly hot weather.” A Yahoo UK article says, “The mentor showed up at Jaen prison... Read more of this article

TABS Partners With Foster In New Swim Line

TABS Partners With Foster In New Swim Line

TABS, the authentic Bermuda shorts brand, announced the launch of their 2015 swim collection for men available to buy online and at A.S. Cooper & Sons Men’s store and Coral Beach Club and Tennis Club. “Coined ‘The Amphibian’, the shorts are designed to take you from land to sea. Expertly tailored with a flattering straight leg finish,... Read more of this article

TABS Launches Women’s Bermuda Shorts

TABS Launches Women’s Bermuda Shorts

TABS announced that its new Spring/Summer 2015 Bermuda-inspired women’s collection is available to buy online at www.tabsbermuda.com and at A.S. Cooper & Sons main store. The shorts, which come in five bold fresh colours, have a flattering straight leg fit, a medium low-rise waist and sit just above the knee. Rebecca Hanson said she wants her... Read more of this article

Style Blog Highlights TABS Bermuda Shorts

Style Blog Highlights TABS Bermuda Shorts

An article recently published by UK style blog Wear & Where has spotlighted TABS Bermuda, a local company that aims to provide authentic Bermuda shorts to the world. Quoting TABS owner Rebecca Hanson, the article says, “Everyone has heard of Bermuda Shorts, but no Bermudian has ever stepped up and said what ‘The Authentic Bermuda Shorts’... Read more of this article

American Mayor To Throw Bermuda Party

American Mayor To Throw Bermuda Party

An American mayor is using Bermuda’s reputation for fun and leisure to his advantage in promoting his city’s downtown allure, with plans for a “Wear Your Bermudas to Work Day” on August 15, 2014, in advance of an inaugural block party, dubbed “Bermudas on the Bricks.” Mayor Dayne Walling of the city of Flint, Michigan... Read more of this article

American Retailer Selling Bermuda Short Suits

American Retailer Selling Bermuda Short Suits

While Bermuda shorts are a common piece of professional attire here on the island, the idea of a “short-suit” is relatively unheard elsewhere, however companies such as American clothing maker J.Crew hope to change that with the release of their professional short-suits for men, priced at around $450. Bloomberg Businessweek didn’t... Read more of this article

US Mayor Says No To Wearing Bermuda Shorts

US Mayor Says No To Wearing Bermuda Shorts

Mayor Daniel Rivera in Lawrence, Massachusetts recently issued a memo banning casual clothing, including Bermuda shorts, from City Hall. Rivera was sworn in as Lawrence mayor in January and has been on a shakeup of City Hall culture sparking grievances with the local unions. The Eagle Tribune reports that Rivera also directed “all males working in... Read more of this article

“Bermuda Tuxedo” Unleashed At The Oscars

“Bermuda Tuxedo” Unleashed At The Oscars

Grammy Award winning musician/entrepreneur Pharrell Williams raised eyebrows on the red carpet at the Oscars tonight [Mar 2] when he showed up wearing what the LA Times described as a “Bermuda tuxedo.” A screenshot from the LA Times article:A video was recently released online that depicts Bermudians dancing joyfully to the sound of the... Read more of this article

Houston Media Delete “Idiot” Bermuda Reference

Houston Media Delete “Idiot” Bermuda Reference

[Updated] After originally reporting that the Bermuda shorts worn by our Winter Olympic team were a “nod to their country’s proud tradition of looking like idiots,” the Houston Chronicle has now deleted the statement. It was made after the island’s team entered the Olympic stadium in Russia dressed in the traditional Bermuda business... Read more of this article