What a Fashion Editor Packs for a Caribbean Vacation

Allure accessories director Nicole Chapoteau is dreaming about Bermuda, watercolored vistas, and the looks they inspire.   Read more at: Allure.com

Designers ‘Stello’ To Attend Fashion Festival

Designers Stello are set to showcase their work at the upcoming Bermuda Fashion Festival, following up on their designs for celebrities including Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Toni Braxton, and Jennifer Lopez. The designing duo includes Michael Costello and his sister Stephanie Morris. Ms. Morris said, “Beyonce looked incredible in the Black Widow gown, it’s […]

Catching up with Diandra Forrest

I met Diandra Forrest a few years ago when I first moved to New York City through mutual friends. I still remember being so captivated when her presence I was when my eyes met hers. I tried not to be rude, but it was impossible not to stare. Her features spoke sweet tales of beauty […]

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 […]

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 […]

Island life inspires tropical designs

The biggest thing Brittany Wolffe has learnt from the Bermuda Fashion Festival is Confidence sells. She is showing the third collection from her LoveBomb line at the City of Hamilton event next week. The London fashion student, who won a coveted internship at Interview Magazine in New York, spoke to Lifestyle about juggling her work […]

Bermuda Fashion Festival: behind the scenes

She’s known as a fashionista, but Danilee Trott insists she is not. While the Bermuda Fashion Festival was indeed her baby, it began from a love of event planning and putting on shows. As she gears up for its seventh year — and just as many incarnations — Ms Trott talked to Lifestyle about life […]

Super Novah set to explode again

Madeline White impressed beach lovers last year when she debuted Novah, her line of swimwear. Her minimal designs, paired with a glossy campaign wholly unexpected for a first-time designer, thrust her into Instagram feeds worldwide. She is now preparing for her second catwalk show after the launch of a special edition turquoise two-piece in support […]

Designer inspired by blaze at family home

Juliana Gibbons and her family were left traumatised when a fire broke out in their Devonshire home last February. While no one was harmed, the Palm Grove property sustained significant smoke and heat damage, resulting in the loss of their beloved Labrador, Abby. She is now channelling that experience into her latest womenswear collection. “It […]

Coral Coast tailor-made for US expansion

When Adam Petty and Sam Outerbridge launched Coral Coast Clothing two years ago they hoped their modern approach to island attire would revive Bermuda’s stylish past. Now armed with a faithful following and an “invaluable” mentor, the cousins and collaborators have returned to the Bermuda Fashion Festival catwalk. Lifestyle caught up with the designers as […]

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 website hits you […]

2016 Fashion Festival To Honour Ian Bickley

A Bermudian businessman who took the American luxury fashion brand, Coach to the rest of the world, will be recognized at the Bermuda Fashion Festival in July this year for his success in the fashion industry. Mr. Ian Bickley, President – International Group, Coach Inc is responsible for taking the luxury line of men’s and […]

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