Tenerife Fashion Beach Costa Adeje
The Knot Company – with Hammerhoj design accessories
Yesterday in the beautiful setting of la playa de El Duque at sunset were treated to the first event of Tenerife Fashion Beach Costa Adeje . With the back drop of a spectacular sunset in Costa Adeje, 18 swimwear brands showed their SS18 collections. Presented by Spanish model and tv host Nieves Alvarez and Canarian TV host Roberto Herrera.
Nieves Alvarez and Roberto Herrera
Magical it certainly was, this collaboration between El Cabildo de Tenerife and the town hall of Adeje a unique event to promote both fashion and tourism created a precedent that marks a start of the endless possibilities that are available on these wondrous islands that are the Canaries.
Arena Negra swimwear with ByLoliero hats.
As an international destination , the catwalk saw the first presentations of Californian label Melissa Odabash and Canadian label Shan in Spain .
We saw some of our favourite Canarian swimwear brands such as The Knot company , Aurelia Gil , Eleyte, Arena Negra, Noemí Felipe , Kalisy take to the catwalk once again accompanied by accessories from designers Nok, By Loleiro, Nestor Rodriguez, Juan Gil, Hammerhoj Dessing, Maharani and Abraham Zambrano .
There were also some new surprises like Javier Aguilar and Lava swimwear. This was Javier Aguilar’s first catwalk on the island although this Canarian label already sells successfully in mainland Spain and the middle east. His velveteen collection embellished with a collaboration by jewellery designer Roselinde.
Javier Aguilar – swimwear
Then there was Lava whose original catwalk was a particular hit ..
Who doesn’t love the idea of a man carrying a 30- 40 kg banana bunch ??
Photographs by Santiago Ladeiro for MsCastroRides