Posts Tagged ‘Focus on Fashion’


Madame Adassa to Show The Empress Warrior Collection at Vancouver Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2018

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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MADAME ADASSA is the talk of the city as Fashion Designer, Marsha Vacirca presents her captivating collection at Vancouver Fashion Week F/W 2018 Season (VFW). The featured brand is mostly couture, fusing European and Caribbean influences; a celebration of the designer's cultural background. While the brand's collection was launched as an ode to her grandmother, it's also a celebration of all things woman.

Vancouver Fashion Week is the fastest growing fashion week in the world and the only industry event that actively seeks out to showcase international award-winning designers from over 25 global fashion capitals.

Islands of the World Fashion Showcase presents “Paradise Takes A Bite of The Big Apple”

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

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In recognition of the Tenth Anniversary of the premiere of the award-winning Islands of the World Fashion Showcase, the organizers will host the event in New York City on 1st and 2nd November 2018 under the theme “Paradise Takes A Bite of The Big Apple”.

Designers based in or with origins in the island-nations around the globe will be featured in the historic venue of 4 West 43rd Street in a mosaic of fashion and culture, fusing creations from resort and urban to red carpet and destination bridal fashions. Since its inception in 2008 the event has been hosted in Nassau, Bahamas, and featured 75 designers representing 18 island-nations and 3 non-island countries. The designers to be selected to present at the New York event will be those who have shown themselves ready for a global commercial presence...

Cardellicious and Cardell McClam Sail Away Charity Fashion Event – January 7

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

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Cardellicious and Cardell McClam present, Sail Away on Sunday, January 7 at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau featuring The Sailor Boy 2018/19 Collections.

‘The sands and yeasty surges mix
In cave s about the dreary bay,
And on thy ribs the limpet sticks,
And in thy heart the scrawl shall play.’ - Alfred Lord Tennyson

Bahems Footwear Debuts at The Island House

Friday, December 22nd, 2017

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All Nathan Arnett wants for Christmas is to have his new shoe line, Bahems sell out when it debuts Saturday, December 23, at The Island House.
 
“Christmas is the time to make dreams come true,” said Mr Arnett, a marketing executive who spent two years perfecting his Bahamas designed, people inspired, espadrille style footwear.
 
“Bahems was created for the everyday person,” the 27-year-old noted. “The Bahamas inspires me and sparks my creativity...

Fashion Week Goes Eco, Aussie Style

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

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Fashion Gets Ethical Down Under...


Australia could well be leading the way in the slow fashion movement. With a promise to deliver sustainable fashion to Perth on a global level by promoting and showcasing ethical designers and artists, the inaugural Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA) did just that from November 23 to 27 in Fremantle at Victoria Hall. And, it did so to rave reviews from all those in attendance.

Created by Zuhal Kuvan-Mills, the founder of Australia’s first internationally recognised organic fashion label, Green Embassy, the five-day event had over 44 designers which included 11 international designer shows...

Fashion Week Goes Eco, Aussie Style

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

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Fashion Gets Ethical Down Under...


Australia could well be leading the way in the slow fashion movement. With a promise to deliver sustainable fashion to Perth on a global level by promoting and showcasing ethical designers and artists, the inaugural Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA) did just that from November 23 to 27 in Fremantle at Victoria Hall. And, it did so to rave reviews from all those in attendance.

Created by Zuhal Kuvan-Mills, the founder of Australia’s first internationally recognised organic fashion label, Green Embassy, the five-day event had over 44 designers which included 11 international designer shows...

Eco Fashion Week Australia to Highlight Environmentally Conscious Fashion

Monday, November 13th, 2017

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Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA) will make its exciting debut on the 23rd of November and run through to the 27th.  The Bahamas Weekly is a proud sponsor, and co-founder, Ms. Robbin Whachell will be on location. Be sure to like The Bahamas Weekly's Facebook page to see photos from the event.

The inaugural event will be held at the historic Victoria Hall in Fremantle,  a port city in Western Australia that’s part of the Perth metropolitan area, and is known for its maritime history, Victorian architecture and remnants from Australia’s days as a British penal colony...

Eco Fashion Week Australia Attracts Zero-Waste Designers

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

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Designers who have a passion for creating a world where garments have a clean and positive story to tell are set to converge Down Under from November 23 - 27, 2017 for the inaugural Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA).  Park of the eco mindset and mandate is a "zero-waste" policy for most eco designers.  Well-known Indian designer, Shravan Kumar says he's looking forward to raising consumer awareness in this area and feels draping is one of the best ways to achieve material usage.

EFWA writer, Marilyn Wilson asks Kumar about his upcoming appearance at Eco Fashion Week Australia this November...

Eco Fashion Week Australia Attracts Zero-Waste Designers

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

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Designers who have a passion for creating a world where garments have a clean and positive story to tell are set to converge Down Under from November 23 - 27, 2017 for the inaugural Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA).  Park of the eco mindset and mandate is a "zero-waste" policy for most eco designers.  Well-known Indian designer, Shravan Kumar says he's looking forward to raising consumer awareness in this area and feels draping is one of the best ways to achieve material usage.

EFWA writer, Marilyn Wilson asks Kumar about his upcoming appearance at Eco Fashion Week Australia this November...

Vancouver Fashion Week Spring/Summer 18 Schedule Released

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

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Vancouver Fashion Week Spring/Summer 18 is set to be the best yet, and now you can see exactly who is showing and when on the VFW SS18 Schedule to plan your perfect week. The event can be viewed globally on livestream.

Kicking off with the Opening Gala on Monday the 18th, guests will be privy to a handful of designer previews and full lines by local brand Aiki District , Australian designer, Charly Thorn and Nozomi Kuwahara from Japan.

Tuesday’s guests will see an eclectic mix of young first timers and VFW veterans hit the runway. These will include Chilean designer, Paulina Cañas and her label...