Fiji Time: 1:48 PM on Sunday 25 June

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Designers showcase resort wear

Shayal Devi
Sunday, August 31, 2014

FIFTEEN talented local designers took to the runway yesterday to showcase exquisite pieces of resort wear inspired by the tropical Fijian climate.

The inaugural Fiji Fashion Week Resort Wear Show created much hype among local designers and tourism industry stakeholders as they gathered at the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa last night.

Fashion gurus did not leave disappointed as classy, chic and modern resort wear was put on show, with most designers displaying a penchant for bright and colourful garments.

Fiji Fashion Week director Ellen Whippy-Knight had stated the show was to help the local fashion industry integrate with the Fijian tourism scene.

Notable tourism industry members among the crowd was Tourism Fiji events co-ordinator Sally Cooper.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64830.6293
JPY 55.152652.1526
GBP 0.38480.3768
EUR 0.43900.4270
NZD 0.68110.6481
AUD 0.65260.6276
USD 0.49180.4748

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 23rd, June, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Flying finish!
  2. Kolinisau's plan
  3. Kepa urges civil servants to voice their concerns
  4. $5m housing project for 1330 people
  5. MP: Lack of quality graduates a worry
  6. MP assures public not to worry
  7. Fijians set for Tonga, Samoa
  8. Assessors find trio guilty
  9. Former reps recognised
  10. Villagers receive new solar system

Top Stories this Week

  1. Radio host cleared of rape Tuesday (20 Jun)
  2. Pastor denies claims Thursday (22 Jun)
  3. 4 dead Thursday (22 Jun)
  4. Electricity bills worry customers Monday (19 Jun)
  5. No terror link Tuesday (20 Jun)
  6. Media boss in road accident inquiry Thursday (22 Jun)
  7. Under scrutiny Wednesday (21 Jun)
  8. Umarji walks free Friday (23 Jun)
  9. Villagers raise funds for store Monday (19 Jun)
  10. Life on a cane farm Tuesday (20 Jun)