WIN a Ticket to attend Islands of the World Fashion Showcase!
- Apr 3, 2012 - 1:59:34 PM
GRAND PRIZE - A Harl Taylor BAG
(Allyson design, valued at over $500)
Islands of the World Fashion Showcase (IWFS), the newly rebranded
fashion showcase is set to take place
May 11-12, 2012 at the Sheraton
Nassau Beach Resort.
As part of our 5th anniversary celebrations The Bahamas Weekly has
teamed up with Islands of the World Fashion Showcase and Harl Taylor BAG to give YOU
an opportunity to be seated next to the runway to enjoy THE most
exciting fashion event in The Bahamas!
5 tickets will be given away
over the coming 5 weeks and the Grand Prize is the coveted one-and-only,
Harl Taylor BAG Mini with an IWFS ticket enclosed!
Islands Fashion Showcase (IWFS) announces new Jackson Burnside award
- Jan 15, 2012 - 3:21:26 PM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Jackson Burnside rocked in the world of architecture. His love of the
craft and eagerness to experience the world led him to travel to many
countries to enjoy both the unique structures as well as cultures.
by the late Louis I. Khan, Burnside, in his own right became an
architectural icon throughout the Caribbean. In his effort to learn more
about the world around him, he in turn taught others how to effectively
embrace natural products and merge them with the built environment.
Islands of the World Fashion Showcase (IWFS) has created the...
Islands of the World Fashion Showcase/ Mode Iles to select 12 Designers for Television Series Competition
- Dec 27, 2011 - 10:54:16 AM
Nassau, Bahamas. 12th
December 2011: Mode Îles Ltd., the organizers of the award-winning
Islands of the World Fashion Week, is now gearing to begin the process
of selecting the 12 entrants for participation in the television series
designers' competition scheduled to take place and taped during the
newly formatted event, Islands of the World Fashion Showcase, to be held
in May 2012.
designers can be obtained from the Registration page on the website.
Submission of applications will continue through to 20th January 2012...
Mode Iles appoints new Production Manager for Islands of the World Fashion Showcase
- Nov 3, 2011 - 1:45:04 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - With a new brand comes a new team for the world-renowned
event, Islands of the World Fashion Showcase (IWFS). Mode
the producer of IWFS, has recruited Indira Lashan Moss, as the Production
Manager and driving force behind the now bi-annual showcase.
“Indira has had the opportunity
to work with the production of the event in various capacities for the
past two years,” said Mode
les CEO, Owen Bethel. “She is a trained and
accomplished designer with a passion for the industry and its development.”
At 26, Moss has already made a
name for herself locally through her label ILashan.
Islands of the World Fashion Week to become a twice annual 'Showcase'
- Sep 2, 2011 - 11:48:13 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Mode Îles, Ltd., the organizers of the award-winning Islands
of the World Fashion Week, has announced significant changes to the
production and format of the event commencing in 2012.
The event will become known as “Islands
of the World Fashion Showcase” (“IWFS”) and will be presented
twice annually in May and November. Each event will be hosted for two
days with participation limited to ten designers at each event representing
island nations around the world, along with international designers.
The event in May will highlight designer resort, sports and swim wear
and accessories. November will feature designer couture, pret-a-porter
and casual wear and accessories...
(VIDEO) IWFW - Fashion Cares for Haiti: The Relief Benefit Show Pt. 1
- Jan 18, 2011 - 1:28:46 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - With one year past the devastating earthquake in Haiti, The
Bahamas Weekly is proud to present two video segments from Islands of
the World Fashion Week (IWFW) in November 2010 featuring Haitian designers in a segment entitled:
"Fashion Cares for Haiti: The Relief Benefit Show".
In this video you will see the colourful and stunning designs by Haitian
jewelry and accessories
designer, Giovanna Menard, as well as well known Haitian clothing
designer, David Andre.
Both designers provided our news team with a short interview.
(VIDEO) Interview with Antonio Rodrigue, the Haitian Ambassador to The Bahamas at IWFW
- Jan 14, 2011 - 2:04:26 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - The Bahamas Weekly News Team brings you a short interview
the Haitian Ambassador to The Bahamas which took place in November 2010 at a
"Fashion Cares for Haiti: The Relief Benefit Show" at Islands of the World Fashion Week.
"I am very proud and happy to see this expression of Haiti's art and
culture through fashion tonight. For me it is a very special night
because we can show the world that Haiti has a lot to offer, even though
we have problems, difficulties, we still have one of the most important
things, our culture and the talent of Haitians," said Rodrigue.
(VIDEO) Fashions of David Rolle with commentary by designer Nick Verreos
- Dec 28, 2010 - 8:14:55 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - The
Bahamas Weekly takes you to another exciting video segment of Islands of the
World Fashion Week (IWFW) with an interview with up and coming Bahamian
designer David Rolle of Nassau. You will also hear from world renown
American fashion designer Nick Verreos who speaks highly of The Bahamas
and the young David Rolle, who actually assisted Verreos when he
presented his line Nikolaki at the inaugural Islands Fashion Week two
David Rolle's line stole the show on opening night,
and his dramatic display of models walking all handcuffed could well be a
first in fashion history.
(VIDEO) ICandy Swimwear at Islands Fashion Week 2010
- Dec 26, 2010 - 12:08:24 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Enjoy exciting swimwear fashions from The Bahamas!
The Bahamas Weekly takes you to Islands of the World Fashion Week during Runway 1 for a look at ICandy Swimwear out of The Bahamas.
Designed by world renown fashion designer Margot Ga. ICANDYSwimwear.net
features brilliant, bold, sexy bikinis that will get you noticed. They are well known for their LOVE BAHAMAS LINE of swimsuits.
"IWFW 2010 Television Special" to air on CaribVision: Caribbean and South Florida television network.
- Dec 18, 2010 - 2:31:15 PM
- Fashion aficionados and
Islands of the World Fashion Week
fans within the Caribbean and South Florida region can rejoice, as they
will be granted access to front-row seats of the three day runway
les Ltd, producers of the internationally acclaimed IWFW event
produced a 30 minute Television Special which gives in-depth and entertaining views of the runway showcase...