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Starting off 2018 in style, 55 Avenue Road’s Yorkville-Village opened its doors to Toronto Fashion Week – and the Fall/Winter season has never looked so good! The 3-day festival, in Toronto’s most prestigious and stylish luxury neighborhood, welcomed designers, influencers, the who’s-who of Canadian fashion, and fashion lovers alike. Traditional runways, paired with studio presentations and designer showrooms, created a unique atmosphere of the here and now.

The Cabinet Éphémère fashion boutique launch in Toronto

The Rally Gallery on Ossington was beautifully illuminated with fashion-inspiration as the sun set on October 4th, for an intimate gathering to celebrate a special Toronto edition of Cabinet Éphémère. Guests were treated to cocktails and appetizers at the exclusive VIP reception, to kick-off the four day pop-up event hosted by media personality and fashion ambassador Glen Baxter.

Finezza finale with Paul Mason | Shayne Gray Photography

Toronto got a lot hotter at TOM SS16 fashion week last Wednesday through Friday and sent some hotties down the runways to boot.

Here’s the style highlights that impressed the most day 1 -3.


Save the dates & book your tickets now because Toronto Men’s Fashion Week SS16 (TOM*), begins next Monday, August 17 – 25, at their headquarters, 444 Yonge Street, College Park.

You can almost smell the suspense as people wait to see what’s lined up for Spring / Summer 2016.

Photo: Shayne Gray

Christopher Bates, Canadian menswear designer of the moment (and then some) wrapped up this season’s Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (Friday, February 27th) with his Fall 2015 collection, Modular, inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man.


On the evening of Saturday, Oct 25th, the Heart of Fashion charity gala was one last bang to end this season’s Fashion Week. Taking place at the Town Square at Shops at Don Mills, premium designers and brands were showcased on the runway in a large heated tent.

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