Canadian Fashion Needs a Revolution, Here’s Why

By: Emily Bartosiewicz

Photos: Holly Chang

This September, we observed fashion shows at TOM*, TWFW and Toronto Fashion Week, all of which left us feeling underwhelmed and hungry for more. Amidst the collections, clothes were wearable, likeable, but just that. The majority of designers presented collections that were safe which isn’t exactly an enticing choice of vocabulary when trying to vie for […]

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In our latest instalment in the Industry Profile, we went backstage at Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (TOM*) S/S’18 to get the scoop on Finezza designer Ivan Lehec’s take on inspiration, industry trends and the challenges designers face. Something we encountered frequently throughout TOM* and its sister event TWFW (Toronto Women’s Fashion Week) was a lack […]

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Every season, the fashion industry and their epicentres manage to thrill spectators with beautiful fashion shows and clothing designed to knock our socks off. New York, London, Paris and Milan have all successfully gained recognition for hosting the top four fashion weeks in the world (Helmer, 2017), a reputation which is not easy to obtain. […]

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Toronto-based brand Kollar Clothing presented it’s Spring Summer 2018 collection during TOM* fashion week this past September. The men’s streetwear brand is known for it’s casual, simplistic style, and high attention to fit and detail; and this season was true to kind. Similar to past Kollar collections, wardrobe staples like long tees, hoodies, and light […]

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The three day Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (aka TOM*) attracted variety of fashion enthusiasts. Among the stylish crowd that celebrated the successful fashion week, a few stood out in particular with their personalized outfits. Here are the eye catching and unique dressers of TOM*.     And the models rocking Hendrixroe below Photo Credit : Grace […]

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TOMFW: Xian F/W 2016

By: Jessica Huynh

The last day of Toronto Men’s Fashion Week started off with a bang. Xian Wang, a contemporary designer based in Montreal, marched his latest collection down the runway — literally. With percussion-based instrumental complimenting the casual militant collection, it came with no surprise that Xian’s roots from Harbin (a city in China’s northernmost province, closely located […]

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