For the Love of Fashion Fusion and Form 2021
December 19th , 2021
For the Love of Fashion Fusion and Form started back in 2017 with a view of small businesses, up and coming designers coming together under one umbrella body to embark on a new journey of training and development, collaborations and networking all for the greater good of our businesses. Each year the collections are featured under specialized themes, bringing out only the best of what young designers across Barbados has to offer from a Christian perspective.
This year, because of the pandemic caused by Covid-19, we have tailored this season's show to be totally virtual, including (5) five local Christian Designers who will showcase clothing, accessories and more, for the purpose of formal, casual or even wedding wear.
This Spring Collection is called "Bloom" simply because the thought is about regeneration, about dynamic skill and interpretation, about nature constantly recreating itself, always growing and evolving, always alive, this is brought about by the designers of this year's showcase.
The symbolism of Bloom is also of newness, freshness and a clear understanding that God the Creator, made us in His image and following His every example, leads us to Bloom only where we are planted. I encourage you through the word of God, to be fruitful, make the best of life even when it throws lemons at you, and do what’s right, even when it’s hard. “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it”
Each of us were created to do something magnificent, and we ought to allow God to will and to do just that in and through us, according to our called purpose in life.
Adelabu aka Adé, is a self-taught Artist, Designer, and Weaver. He adopted the name Adelabu from the Yoruba tribe, in West Africa, simply as a lover of African things himself.
“Live to love”, and “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” (Philippians 4:13) are two of the philosophies he lives by.
Adé creates handwoven fabric to make bags and other products he also does tie-dye and hand painted fabric, to make African styled garments.
Sylvester “Adelabu” Clarke
Tel Studio/WhatsApp: 1(246) 231-7122
Abigail Murray is the Owner and CEO of Prints by Turquoise Queen.
She is in the business of printing hand painted designs on T-shirt, Jeans, Sweaters and certainly on Canvas too.
The business was birthed in conjunction with her personal art page, where her lovely creations of painted acrylic pieces can be seen on canvas. This she started because of her love for Art at school.
The motivation behind this business is to transform creative art pieces and make them wearable and to give her customers the feeling she gets when she wears her own customized pieces.
Tel: 1 (246) 835-6044
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“𝕲𝖔𝖉 𝖎𝖘 𝖜𝖎𝖙𝖍𝖎𝖓 𝖍𝖊𝖗, 𝖘𝖍𝖊 𝖜𝖎𝖑𝖑 𝖓𝖔𝖙 𝖋𝖆𝖑𝖑.” 𝕻𝖘𝖆𝖑𝖒 46:5
Growing up in the environs of garment making, the passion for fashion was birthed in her early teens.
Winging it on her own was fine but her desire to make it official motivated her to join the fashion design program at the Barbados Community College.
Under the label Lizchi Creations, these and other garments are designed mainly for ladies, catering to their every desired occasion.
KathyAnn, adds a touch of class with each of these designs, for the perfect fit everytime.
Local Designer/ Entrepreneur
Custom made ladies clothing and more.
Tel: 1 (246) 231-7850
Rachel Clement Sea Glass Accessories presents a one of a kind bridal collection, celebrating the beautiful colors of summer.
Sea glass veils, hair combs, bridal garter and bouquets in summer colors of cobalt blue, emerald green, purple and white.
As a bride every occasion matters, so having the colors of summer included in her every plan, from her bridal shower to her wedding day, makes all the difference.
Do it your way with selected, one of a kind pieces, handmade and personalized to suit your every occasion.
Rachel Clement Sea Glass Accessories
Designer Rachel Clement-Scott
Tel: 1 (246) 837-4805
Accessories and Fabric Designer
Ayola offers beautifully handcrafted handbags and accessories that's are both stylish and timeless.
Each piece is carefully constructed with special attention to the finer details for both males and females alike.
Our aim is to create a high quality brand from the Caribbean that has a voice in the fashion industry.
An expression of Art and Craftsmanship
Barbadian handmade accessories
Items Made to Order
Mon- Fri 9:00-5:00
Be.Kom Innovative. Creative. Empowered. aims to produce excellent Christian-based Consultancy and Events Management Services to any sized enterprise.
With a fresh, professional, exceptional, quality customer service, we are ready to help you with your next dreamt concept, packaged to suit your budget.
For the love of Fusion: An incorporation of several small businesses for the opportunity to witness flair, talent, creativity and originality.
For the love of Fashion: These young designers have all dedicated their time and made great sacrifices, so that YOU can stop and appreciate colours, prints, fabulous fashions and sleek styles and designs.
For the love of Form: We encourage the things which are proper, being reverent even in what you wear, for your body is the temple of God. The woman, as she was created, for her price far above rubies and more precious than gold.