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Toronto Fashion Week Spring 2019 Day 2 and 3

Last night, the festivities at Toronto Fashion Week SS19 officially came to a grand finale, with Day 3 of TFW wrapping up the three-day extravaganza of shows and panels. Over the past two days, Real Style had the opportunity to catch both rising and renowned Canadian designers on the Yorkville runways and in the RESET studio showroom. As we look back on the Spring 2019 season of Toronto Fashion Week, here’s our front row report on the latest Canadian trends for the season ahead.  

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Canadian Designer Christopher Paunil On Fashion, Art & Youth Mentorship With UForChange

Recently, Real Style had a chance to attend the UForChange Vivacity 13 gala at Daniels Spectrum in Toronto. The annual evening of fashion and arts features Canadian eveningwear designer Christopher Paunil as a design leader, and highlights creative talent among the community’s youth. With Christopher Paunil presenting an upcoming runway show at Toronto Fashion Week on September 5, it’s certainly been a busy few months for the homegrown brand. From staying youthful as a mentor to his biggest fashion dreams, here’s everything that Paunil had to share with us. 

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Real Style Magazine’s February 2018 Issue Features “Imposters” Star Inbar Lavi

Just in time for awards season, Fashion Month and Valentine’s Day, Real Style Magazine’s February 2018 issue is officially here! Our latest cover stars none other than beautiful Israeli-born actress Inbar Lavi, who steals the screen on the comedy drama series Imposters.

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Christopher Paunil And Chalo Hancock Talk Favourite Fabrics, Colours And Fashion Icons

In 2010, Canadian designer Christopher Paunil founded his eponymous label, which has since become synonymous with ethereal bridal gowns and graceful eveningwear. We spoke to Paunil and his business partner Chalo Hancock backstage at the recent FashionCAN show at Yorkdale Shopping Centre.

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Day 2 At Yorkdale FashionCAN Features Designs By Pink Tartan, Greta Constantine & More

This week, the second day of runway shows at Yorkdale Shopping Centre’s FashionCAN showcase revealed another round of stellar Canadian collections. The event, which was presented in partnership with the Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards, continued to impress with its runway presentations.

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TFI New Labels 2013

Hosted by TFI and sponsored by Target Canada, the New Labels Fashion Design Competition runway show, held at the Carlu with Dina Pugliese as Master of Ceremony, is a prestigious event that gives design talent the platform to take their label to the next level. This year the prize consisted of $25,000 (thanks to Suzanne Rogers), a spread in Flare magazine and the winning collection to be sold at Target in 2014.

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