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Designer Brit Wacher On Her New Cosmic Boudoir Collection And Finding Escapism In Fashion

No longer just a rising whiz kid in the world of Canadian fashion, Montreal-based designer Brit Wacher has come a long way from her humble beginnings. Real Style spoke to Wacher backstage at Fashion Art Toronto 2017 about her latest collection, creative inspiration and newfound passion for vivid colours.

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Top 5 Canadian Fashion Designers Who Have Made It On The Global Scene

From Thomas Tait to Jeremy Laing, here are a few Canadian designers who have made it on the global scene.

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Emerging Designers: Interview With Eolith’s Katazyna Agnieszka And Wesley Burness

Eolith is what a debut collection should look like. Real Style caught up with Eolith in the backstage frenzy of FAT 2014 to find out more about their inspirations and goals with their new brand.

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Emerging Designers: Interview With Michelle Maynard Of Simone’s Rose

In this new series, we will be highlighting emerging designers who were featured at FAT 2014. Beautiful, soft and elegant, Toronto brand Simone’s Rose is one to watch. Real Style spoke with designer Michelle Maynard about her latest collection at FAT 2014 and the unique inspiration behind it.

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Designers To Watch From Toronto Fashion Week

Toronto has been taken over by stylish fashionistas and emerging designers this week as World Mastercard Fashion Week has landed. Between all of the fabulous fashions, we know it can be hard to see every designer. Here are three up and coming designers you should keep an eye on though.

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Top 5 Canadian Fashion Designers To Watch

Canada Day is upon us, and did we mention that Canadian fashion rocks? You’ve heard DSquared2, you know Jeremy Laing. Erdem ring a bell? Canada has paved a path for unique and globally loved fashion for years, but this year it’s all going to be about these new-in-town (or new to you) designers. We think household name status is upon them, so don’t miss these future fashion stars as they emerge onto the scene.

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FAT 2013 Night 3 and 4 Recap

On the first two nights of FAT we saw some great menswear from Kollar Clothing and plenty of plaid from Wani By Saki. By the third and fourth night of FAT we saw a variety of designers including Myles Sexton’s jewelry line and House of Diehl, a company based out of New York City that designs live on the runway using unique materials. The level of talent we’ve seen from these smaller labels was very impressive and makes us proud to be a part of the Canadian fashion scene.

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FAT 2013 Night 1 and 2 Recap

FAT, which stands for ‘fashion, art, Toronto’ is a five day event celebrating up and coming fashion designers with runway presentations, live performances from Toronto’s art scene and photography exhibits and art installations. The best thing about FAT is the variety of fashion, from menswear, lingerie, bridal, avant-garde and contemporary wear, it’s all on one runway and with the amount of talent we’ve seen, we’re sure that these names will be taking over the Canadian fashion scene shortly.

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White Cashmere Collection Celebrating 10th Anniversary With Blowout Show

The White Cashmere Collection is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year with a blowout show featuring more designers than ever creating gowns in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. For 10 years, the White Cashmere Collection has gathered some of Canada’s top fashion talents to design stunning gowns made entirely out of Cashmere bathroom tissue.

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Toronto Fall 2013 Fashion Week Preview

Tomorrow one of the most stylish weeks in Canadian begins with the opening of Toronto Fashion Week, where we get to celebrate our own homegrown Canadian talent. This season the new owners of the event, IMG have once again packed some of the best talent in Canada into one stylish week of fashion.

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What To Wear To The CSA’s — All-Canadian Fashion Special

The CSA’s are the Academy Of Canadian Cinema & Television’s new awards to recognize excellence in film, TV and digital media. In other words, it’s our Oscars! We’re beyond excited about this new addition to an already brilliant (hello, TIFF) Canadian film and media landscape. Attending the awards in style? That’s got top billing.

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5 Canadian Designers Target Should Collaborate With

Target has announced that in celebration of coming to Canada they will be teaming up with the Toronto Fashion Incubator to give an emerging Canadian designer the change to sell at Canadian Target stores in 2014. The lucky designer will be the winner of the annual TFI New Labels competition. This is a huge prize for the lucky designer and a big coo for Canadian fashion that Target is willing to work with our designers to help them gain popularity. We have picked some of our picks for Canadian designers we hope to see stocking the shelves in the future.

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Designer Picks: Nicole Bridger’s Eco-Friendly Fashion Picks

With Eco Fashion Week hitting the runway in Vancouver this week, we at Real Style have been trying to think green. We turned to one of our favourite eco-fashion designers Nicole Bridger to get her tips on fall fashion. See what this earth friendly fashionista thinks are the must haves of the season:

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Green’s In! 5 Eco-Conscious Designers We Love

tyle is something we think should go without too much thought –REAL style (that’s us!) comes naturally. But that said, the processes and materials that go into the fashion we love needs to become more conscious to lessen the imprint made on the earth and society. These designers are doing just that, using socially and environmentally responsible techniques and sustainable materials to offer us their beautiful designs.

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Our Favourite Montreal Fashion Designers

Montreal had quietly become a hub for some of the hottest designs in Canada. With the strong arts and culture scene in the city, Montreal fashion designers are now creating some of the most interesting and avante-guard collections in Canada. Montreal designers are quickly becoming known for their creativity, originality, and sex appeal. See some of our favourite Montreal designers.

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