Fashion

The Bahamas Culture and Couture Fashion Show 2022
The Bahamas Culture and Couture Fashion Show 2022

July 25, 2022

Mrs. Ann Marie Davis, of the Office of the Spouse of the Prime Minister, joined officers and staff of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, and the general public, at the Department of Culture's "The Bahamas Culture and Couture Fashion Show 2022", held on the front lawn of the Ivy Dumont Building, on University Boulevard, on July 22, 2022.

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Blue Runway Debuts Exquisite Dress Experience in The Bahamas
Blue Runway Debuts Exquisite Dress Experience in The Bahamas

April 27, 2022

Inspired by the exquisite dress concept popularized in Greece capturing women in flowy dresses back dropped by whitewashed and blue-coloured buildings, the co-founding trio of Sandy Campbell, Alexavia Dorsett and Kendanique Ferguson launched the eye-catching experience in The Bahamas.

“Our objective was to create Blue Runway as a highly sought-after photo taking experience that would resonate with visitors and residents alike,” said Sandy Campbell, co-founder and serial entrepreneur.

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KEVIN EVANS FLIES TO NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WITH BTVI BACKING
KEVIN EVANS FLIES TO NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WITH BTVI BACKING

February 08, 2022

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) recently celebrated its New York City-bound alumnus Kevin Evans in grand style. In the lead up to his participation in New York Fashion Week (NYFW), the institute presented Evans with a replica of the first ever BTVI Fashion digital badge and a $2,000 donation during a reception held in his honour.

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Victims Advocate and Domestic Abuse Survivor Latanya Maynard Recognized For Know Your Worth Brand
Victims’ Advocate and Domestic Abuse Survivor Latanya Maynard Recognized For ‘Know Your Worth’ Brand

February 08, 2022

‘Know Your Worth’, the simple phrase that Latanya Maynard has repeated as a domestic abuse survivor and victims’ advocate then turned into a brand, was recently recognized by the Black Excellence Awards Gala in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Prominent Fashion Designer Heads BTVI Program
Prominent Fashion Designer Heads BTVI Program

November 22, 2021

Apryl Burrows. That’s the new name at the helm of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute’s (BTVI) Fashion program.

Designing professionally for the past 20 years, Ms. Burrows has a wealth of experience she brings to the department.

As the new chair of the program, Ms. Burrows revealed that she has a “long list” of things she wishes to implement but knows they will take some time.

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Fashion designer pens first book
Fashion designer pens first book

July 06, 2021

There is so much more to Gillian Curry-Williams than the titles wife, mother, grandmother, daughter - fashion designer. She has also found herself on more than one occasion, assuming the role of caregiver, and now she adds author to the mix, having penned her first book "Beyond Diagnosis: A Caregiver's Journey" in which she shares her journey as a caregiver.

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Dream Wild Helps Businesses Grow By Design
Dream Wild Helps Businesses Grow By Design

June 21, 2021

Whether it’s a bride celebrating a bachelorette weekend, a new start up launching a business, an organization planning a company-wide teambuilding exercise or a non-profit seeking to raise awareness, Dream Wild Designs helps customers get noticed.

From her design studio at Farrington House on Gladstone Road, owner De’Andra Fawkes-Hield builds clients’ brand awareness by imprinting logos, names and designs on high-quality tee-shirts, tote bags and other promotional items for individuals, schools and businesses.

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The Rebirth of Style-House of Hanna Rebrands Storefront, Positions for Online Sales

July 16, 2020

Local entrepreneur Gillian “GiGi” Hanna is hedging her bets that fashion-forward Bahamian women will continue to invest in fashion and in themselves...

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Celebrity Couturier Theodore Elyett Outfits Eva Marcille in "Garden of Eva" Maternity Shoot

October 02, 2019

Just three months after outfitting multi-award-winning recording artist Michelle Williams, Theodore Elyett shows no signs of slowing down...

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The faces of Miss Bahamas Universe
The faces of Miss Bahamas Universe

August 09, 2019

Out of 11 women competing for the Miss Bahamas Universe (MBU) title, only the winner will get the opportunity to represent The Bahamas at the 69th Miss Universe competition scheduled for Sunday, December 16 in Bangkok, Thailand...

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11 contest Miss Bahamas Universe crown
11 contest Miss Bahamas Universe crown

August 02, 2019

In 18 days, 11 women will take to the stage in hopes of being crowned Miss Bahamas Universe (MBU) and earn the right to represent The Bahamas at the 69th Miss Universe pageant. Esther Pierre, Miss Universe Rum Cay; Katherine Weech, Miss Universe Bimini; Michelle [...]

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His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General, Received Contestants Of The 2019 Miss Bahamas Universe

July 26, 2019

His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General, received contestants of the 2019 Miss Bahamas Universe in a courtesy call at Government House,

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Sands condemns shaming of pageant contestants
Sands condemns shaming of pageant contestants

July 22, 2019

Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands yesterday condemned recent social media attacks on Miss Bahamas Universe contestants and said such actions are indicative of a loss of civility in Bahamian society. A video released last week by the Miss Bahamas Universe organization to debut the [...]

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Nyah is laser-focused
Nyah is laser-focused

July 19, 2019

If Nyah Bandelier hadn't won the Miss World Bahamas title, she would have been immersed in final preparations to attend university as she's passionate about furthering her education; but a little under two months since winning the crown, she's immersed in preparing herself to put [...]

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BTVI Fashion Students Set to Design Outfits for Beauty Queens

July 17, 2019

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Miss Bahamas Universe (MBU) organization to have BTVI’s fashion students design and create outfits for contestants of the 2019 pageant...

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Warriors, conquerors survivors
Warriors, conquerors survivors

July 09, 2019

Two mother-daughter combinations in Patrice Campbell and Dr. Alia Campbell, as well as Jennimae Johnson and Zitalia Fox, will be among the 14 cancer survivors and fighters to be honored this year in Gillian Curry-Williams' fashion for a cause event under her Remilda Rose Designs [...]

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Bahari releases sixth Independence collection

July 06, 2019

Bahari started out as a small capsule release in celebration of The Bahamas’ 40th anniversary of independence, and now the principles have released their sixth independence collection with a focus on the Bahamian currency and unique archipelago.

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'WBFF Worlds Bahamas 2019' - Fitness and Fashion Press Conference

July 01, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation and WBFF held a World Beauty Fitness and Fashion pageant press conference at Sapodilla Restaurant, June 27, 2019...

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Theodore Elyett, designer to the stars
Theodore Elyett, designer to the stars

June 22, 2019

Celebrities Will Smith, Porsha Williams, Maxwell and Michelle Williams have one thing in common - in the last six months, they have all worked with fashion designer Theodore Elyett, catapulting the Mission Catwalk Season 3 and Bahamian Icon winner from Caribbean sensation to an international [...]

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Minister Dames Expounds on his Ministry's 2019/2020 Budget Expenditures

June 12, 2019

During his substantive contribution to the 2019/2020 Budget Debate in the House of Assembly, on June 11, 2019, Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin Dames announced that the proposed expenditure for the Ministry of National Security and the agencies under its remit for the 2019/2020 Budget cycle is $239,673,387...

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