Greta Constantine fashion line is the creation of one of CanadaStyle blog’s favorite Canadian design teams. The fashion designers behind the label consist of Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong. This dynamic duo have made a name for themselves in Canada and Internationally with their gorgeous draped and flowing goddess gowns and sharp architectural shapes. Greta Constantine’s designs are often compared to the top fashion brands in the world and their spring 2010 women’s collection had the feel of both Christian Dior collections with the gowns and Lanvin for the fitted draped dresses and ruffles, with a bit of Alexander McQueen with multitonal colors.
Judging by the crowd turnout and reactions,at their fashion show held in a large, two storied Audi dealership, was a success. Ben Mulroney host of Etalk, Jeanne Beker host of Fashion Television and Barbara Atkin, fashion director of Holt Renfrew were just some of the 500 + industry, media and fashion crowd who came to watch the Greta Constantine fashion show and support the talented design team. Here is a look at some of the standout pieces which received the most crowd appreciation. The fashion show previewed both women’s and men’s collections.
This silk billowing creation was a crowd favorite. The collection presented a number of gowns.
The men’s line showed a mostly black collection with leather pieces and accessories. Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton collection of styling messenger/gladiator/medieval biker dudes came to mind here.