Confidence Workshop Teaches Local Models and Designers

Local designers, models and interested fashion lovers attending the Dressing in Confidence Workshop held at the Coral Sea Resort in Honiara.


DRESSED in Confidence Workshop has attracted local designers, models and interested fashion lovers in Honiara, Solomon Islands.

The training workshop held at the Coral Sea Resort in Honiara mainly focuses on the development of self-esteem, confidence and courage using a variety of communications such as art, movement (runway walk and pose) photoshoot, open discussions and interactivity.

The one-day program was facilitated by the founder of Nora Swann Ltd, Nora Swann who is currently the leading creative entrepreneur in the Pacific Region’s fashion Industry.


Founder of Nora Swann Ltd, Nora Swann at the Coral Sea Resort in Honiara

Swann has been running Dressed in Confidence in schools and workspaces for the past four years. The workshop is a program that empowers women to know themselves. Thus, it is a wellness and image Consultancy workshop to assist individuals with their personal grooming, refine their personal style and build confidence so they feel comfortable in their skin.

Nora Swann said that Fashion is freedom of expression.

“I love the fact Solomon fashion week is bringing together a whole people of creators, entrepreneurs, fashion lovers, and youth into space and using fashion as the drive to empower women.

“Use fashion to find out who they are as individuals stay true to yourself and use your confidence to achieve your dreams and don’t let anyone stop you,” she added.

Nora Swann Ltd offers a wide range of services, events and activities listed: – Auckland’s signature Pacific Fusion Fashion show bringing pacific designers and models for fashion lovers to celebrate not only the cutting edge but the horizon of fashion, – Personal styling services for personal grooming and consulting, – Dressed in confidence Wellness program encouraging and empowering self-love for youth and the Swann modeling agency advocating for diversity in the fashion industry.

The workshop was organized by the Solomon Islands in Creative Fashion and sponsored by Heritage Park hotel and Solomon Airlines ahead of the 2019 Solomon fashion show which will be held on Saturday 16 November at the Coral Sea Resort.