Including a preview of Smythe’s holiday collection.
Fashion Art Toronto returns for the fall season
Toronto’s fashion scene continues to heat up. The proof? Fashion art in Toronto (FAT) announced this week that it will host a showcase in the fall of 2022 – an unexpected second event for the organization this year. Located in historic Parkdale Hall from November 10-13, an all-encompassing style experience will feature red carpet moments, runway shows and social spaces, while showcasing 30 Canadian designers.
“Canada is home to a community of vibrant and creative designers and we are thrilled to offer our inclusive platform for the second time this year,” said Vanja Vasic, Founder and Executive Director of FAT. “We look forward to welcoming all fashion lovers to FAT in November.” Don’t miss: the opening night will feature highly anticipated shows by designers Lesley Hampton and Hendrixroe. Fashion Kills, Demaine Tyrone, Fugnitto, Ao Dai Canada and many more will also be present this season.
Hilary MacMillan’s Bloor Street pop-up is here for three more months
Nothing rings the holiday season like a downtown shopping excursion. And to make your trip even better, Canadian designer Hilary MacMillan’s Bloor Street pop-up will remain open until December 31. Browse the brand’s new Fall 2022 collection as well as the super nostalgic and interactive Barbie closet, and enjoy various surprise activations that will appear over the coming months.
Smythe’s Vacation Collection is a Bespoke Dreamscape
Hometown Hero Smyth knows how to bring the vibrations. With its assortment of shimmering fabrics, colorful sequins, boxy blazers and pinstripe waistcoats, the holiday collection has everything you need to tackle a very social holiday season (finally!). Plush knits and cozy coats round out the launch so you don’t have to choose between style and warmth.
MCM opens store at Yorkdale Shopping Center
MCM’s Canadian presence is growing, with its newest retail store in Toronto, Yorkdale Shopping Center. The boutique will not only house the German brand’s leather goods and ready-to-wear, but will also be an immersive design experience from the moment customers enter the space. It is the epitome of luxury and opulence.
Wuxly collaborates with Bryan Adams
Sustainable outerwear brand Wuxly announced a collection made in collaboration with rockstar Bryan Adams. The limited-edition BAD collection, inspired by his recently released song ‘Kick Ass’, consists of three pieces: a hoodie, a parka (down to -25 degrees Celsius) and a lightweight, water-repellent jacket. What makes Adams such a good candidate for Wuxly? The Canadian music legend shares the same values and dedication to protecting the planet and its animals – something we can all make a priority.
Chloe Bailey is the face of Garage’s new collection
On October 13, Garage will release its new B.DY by Garage line with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Chloe Bailey as the face. The collection includes everyday basics like seamless knit tops and bodysuits that showcase natural, unique curves. Available in a range of colours, the pieces are the perfect wardrobe essentials.