• Food & drinks

    Meet Nadia Sammut, French starred chef !

    Hello Nadia, we are gathered at your home, La Fenière, such a peaceful place…Can you tell us how you came up with loving good food and cooking? For me it’s a family tradition. I was born in this “cuisine” tradition! My grandmother was probably the most influent person for me since I have lived with…
  • 2019, a fresh start

    Greetings to you all Fabulous People out there! Our family and the whole team here on Fabulous Island wish you a fabulous happy new year. Sometimes, difficulties arise during stressful or sad periods but the beginning of the year is the perfect time to say: “Let’s make some changes.” I’ll quit smoking, I’ll go to…
  • Clothing

    The Fabulous Sweater

      Where does the sweatshirt come from?   A mainstay of any modern wardrobe, the sweatshirt’s continuous popularity crosses all generations and social backgrounds.   To get to the origins of the sweatshirt, we’ll have to venture back to 1920s Alabama, when Benjamin Russell, an owner of a women’s and children’s underwear factory was presented…
  • Lifestyle

    Yoga with Aurélie

    Today, let’s meet Aurélie, who is a yoga teacher, but also much more than that.
  • Lifestyle

    It’s Apero Time !

    Hi everyone, Let’s press “pause” for a moment.  I feel like my life is a summary of a perfect healthy living full of sport, yoga and meditation. Let’s face it, that’s awesome to feel healthy; I totally agree with that. Yet, to ease off a little after a hard day’s work (yep, work can be…
  • Lifestyle

    The Two of Us

    For as back as I can remember, I have always known that my life will be fulfilled the day we would be the two of us. Today, we are four, I feel very lucky and as I often say to my friends (I talk a lot to my besties J), the “two-of-us” part is equally…
  • Clothing

    Unisex collections or gender-neutral fashion: the new trend

    For a long time, women got ideas and inspiration from men’s closet. Coco Chanel was the first to introduce the concept of “unisex” dressing; conversely, Hedi Slimane or Raf Simons for instance, have revolutionized the discipline with their bold re-imaginings and feminization of the male wardrobe. More recently, Selfridges in London has opened in 2015…
  • Clothing

    Manufacturing in Fabulous Island

      At the moment, Fabulous Island manufactures most of its collections on the Island of Mauritius and in Madagascar, the neighboring island. In these manufacturing countries, since the seventies, free trade zones, where tax-exempts materials are imported, have attracted numerous investors allowing fast-expanding businesses. Mauritius and Madagascar have developed a genuine expertise with a highly…
  • Lifestyle

    The Vortex in Mauritius

  • Lifestyle

    Our dream office on the beach

    This picture of a laptop on a small table, facing the sea at nightfall, depicts what we had in mind, Julie and I, when we decided to throw ourselves into this new adventure called Fabulous Island. Living the island life, where the sun shines almost all year-round, getting closer to our children, enjoying life more…
  • Lifestyle Places

    Benitiers Island

    Do you want to discover Benitiers Island like a local in a sustainable way avoiding tourist traps? You need to call Francis, the nicest fisherman on the island! If you are friendly, you can even ask him to show you how to hoist up fish traps before taking you to the island where he may prepare…
  • Lifestyle

    Here’s Beach Tennis, our new favorite beach sport

    All you need is a slightly depressurized tennis ball, a pair of regular tennis rackets or paddles, a typical volleyball net or a standard beach volleyball court free to use and there you are, ready to try beach tennis! We have discovered this sport when we arrived in Mauritius and since then we are fond…