Fashion / Art

Creating paper dreams

COMBINING a love for research, fashion and working with her women’s group, Vuci based Miriama  Ligairi Naqaravatu is quickly making a name for herself as a jeweller. The modest Vuci based Cakaudrove native said her...

Storck joins FJFW as new event manager

THE directors of Fashion Week Ltd are pleased to announce that Robyn Storck has joined Fiji Fashion Week as their event manager. Robyn will work closely with managing director Ellen Whippy-Knight, Christine Evans, Strategy and Designer Relations manager and Diana Goulding who oversees Public Relations and Communications. Robyn’s new role is diverse and expansive as...

Resort wear focus

THERE is sometimes nothing more perplexing than when fashion throws us a curveball and starts naming things that we wear on a regular basis with new and often crazy names. Think for example, jeggings — jeans and leggings — when really they are just tights made to look like jeans. Or what about “The Meghan”...

The making of a model

MODELLING has been a “proud interest” for Fijian law student Remi Naqali since her high school years. Yet she is still astonished when people ask “Hey, are you a model”. When she replies “Yes, how did you know?”. They respond: “We just knew it, you look like one.” And at times she feels like disappearing...

‘Fabulous’ fashion year

HOT on the heels of its 10th anniversary show — where we didn’t think it could get any better; Fiji Fashion Week (FJFW) 2018 is lining up to be a very busy year. The official launch of FJFW2018 was held in January at the Made in Fiji-New Horizons-Going Global workshop which marked important new changes...