Life & Style



Well Suited: Melissa Leach Launches Protective Swim Line

When former model and fashion industry veteran, Melissa Leach, developed melanoma in her late 20s she struggled to find a way to protect herself from the sun whilst also maintaining her discerning style. Twelve years on, she has established her own company, Factor, and designed a collection of one-piece swimwear that is equally stylish whether you are swimming in the ocean or enjoying an evening cocktail. “I unfortunately suffered from melanoma at a relatively young age,” she explains. “Thank goodness…


A Guide to Lightening Your Hair for Summer

Many women (and some men, too!) have a natural desire to lighten and brighten their hair during the warmer months of the year, but for some women, especially those with darker hair, this can sometimes seem like a serious commitment…


Bring on the Best Brows!

As trends in the beauty industry turn toward non-surgical procedures, which require only minimal commitment but yield maximum impact, micropigmentation has become a welcome solution for those who want to look their best. A cosmetic treatment that improves the shape…


Real Bermuda Wedding: Caroline & Darren

After a coincidental meeting at her company, Caroline Tee and Darren Bradley quickly realized their attraction to one another. Their relationship grew steadily until Darren proposed - not once, but three times. “He did it three times, not because I…

Our Bermuda | Style

Exclusive Fashions from the 1960s

In the 60's, Trimingham's and H.A. & E. Smith Ltd often advertised their wares in The Bermudian. Sporting the latest fashions from London, brought straight to Bermuda, both stores were old Bermuda staples and for many, recounting memories of both…


Recycled Craft Inspirations

Bermuda's limited recycling facilities mean that the island packs a lot of punch for our small size when it comes to producing waste and pollution. Why not try out some of these fun repurposing ideas to get the most out…