Bermuda Fashion Festival To Start On July 8

The City of Hamilton announced that the Bermuda Fashion Festival will take place July 8 – 14th, and is set to include the Evolution Retail Show, Hair & Beauty Show, International Designer Show, Local Designer Show and Bermuda Fashion Expo. “The Festival is celebrating its 9th year as one of the most highly anticipated events on Bermuda’s social calendar. 2017 saw its departure from a summer show to a fall event,” the City said. “This was largely in part due to the busy summer season afforded to Bermuda by the activities and events…

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London hosts ‘Modest’ Fashion Week to celebrate hijabs and long hemlines – just a month after women in Iran burned headscarves in protest at Islamic dress

London Modest Fashion week kicked off this weekend, showcasing the latest styles in hijabs, abayas and long hemlines. The second installment of the two-day event, held at Victoria House, Bloomsbury, saw models parading down the runway in demure clothing – and rumoured Muslim convert Lindsay Lohan even made an appearance. Running alongside London Fashion Week the event, which charges up to £200 for tickets, features shopping, runway shows, talks and workshops – including a ‘sharia legal hub’. It comes just weeks after thousands of women in Iran, and around the world, risked imprisonment by…

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Every All-Black Look Actresses Wore to the BAFTAs in Solidarity With #TimesUp

In January, when actresses showed up to the Golden Globes wearing all black as sign of solidarity for the Time’s Up movement, it set the tone for 2018’s award season. The past two months since have seen powerful speeches and performances, as well as political accessories like pins and symbolic white flowers, taking a stand against sexual harassment and gender inequality in Hollywood. On Sunday, the theme carried on at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTAs), where celebrities once again coordinated to wear all black in a show of solidarity. Among those who participated…

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