About the Brand
Giana Abreu-Christopher, professionally known as Regal, is a self taught seamstress and designer from St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.
CEO and founder of designs by Regal, a brand created to encourage an appreciation for Caribbean culture and how we can further express pride for our heritage through the use of madras fabric.
Innovator of many unique statement accessory pieces and crafts, she is also the innovator behind the "Rock Your Crown" signature apparel line, an extension of the Regal™ brand designed to make a statement of self confidence and royalty.
Regal seeks to influence our clients to define their style with bold, colorful, trending madras apparel and crafts .
Our products reflect island apparel reinvented to keep cultural identification alive with the use of the Caribbeans identifying and unifying print, madras.
Madras, a brightly colored tartan print originating in India, making its way to the Caribbean islands during the diaspora.
It is the fabric that speaks of our rich and vibrant island colors intertwined with the lines of tradition, history and culture working together to create a tapestry of beauty that is the Caribbean.
designs by Regal™ has collaborated with established and upcoming photographers in the Virgin Islands territory on several fashion editorial projects which can be viewed in the Madras Fashion LookBook.
Regal signature designs have featured in the following:
Kids Rock 2017, Simply Sophisticated Troupe Launch 2018, Savage Festival Troupe Launch 2019, Caribbean Collection 2019, Carnival Meets the Runway-Sanctuary Troupe Launch 2019, Crucian Cultural Group 2019 and Madras Reimagined 2020,Teddys Drive-Thru Christmas 2020, Crucian Cultural Group Window Display 2020 and as the look of Crucian Christmas Festival 2020.