Toronto, September 28, 2012 – IMG Fashion today announced World MasterCard Fashion Week in Toronto will host more than 50 designers in the runway and studio from Monday, October 22 to Friday, October 26. With the new IMG Canada ownership, the week is sure to inspire the country’s fashion industry and continue to put Canadian design on the global map. Designers will showcase their Spring/Summer 2013 collections at Toronto’s iconic David Pecaut Square.
“This week will showcase the talents of Canadian’s fashion elite to an international platform of buyers, press and fashion followers,” said Peter Levy, SVP and Managing Director for IMG Fashion Worldwide Events and Properties. “Our mission at IMG is to elevate the fashion community in Canada through our global expertise and extend the excitement created at World MasterCard Fashion Week beyond the runway.”
The World MasterCard Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013 collections will include the following designers and brands: Adrian Wu, AlliStyle, Ashtiani, Bustle, David Dixon, DeMOYO, Evan Biddell, Express, Holt Renfrew, Joe Fresh®, KORHANI home,Lucian Matis, Mackage, Melissa Nepton, Paraezo Couture, Pavoni, Pink Tartan, Rachel Sin, Soia & Kyo, Travis Taddeo, Triarchy, Unttld, Vawk, Whitney Linen and Mercedes-Benz Start Up Presents Caitlin Powers, Christopher Bates, Dreamboat Lucy, DUY, Lauren Bagliore, Malorie Urbanovitch, Nicole Campre and Pure Magnolia.
“We are proud to support World MasterCard Fashion Week and put the spotlight on Canadian talent. As part of our Priceless Toronto platform, World MasterCard Fashion Week is an opportunity for us to connect local retailers with MasterCard cardholders and deliver truly priceless experiences,” said Betty K. DeVita, President, MasterCard Canada.
Title sponsor World MasterCard is joined by Barbie™, Caesarstone, DHL, Glaceau vitaminwater, Express, Holt Renfrew, Joe Fresh®, KORHANI home, Maybelline New York, Mercedes-Benz, Peroni, Redken 5th Avenue NYC, Rowenta, Stoneleigh Vineyards, Target, The Ritz-Carlton Toronto, Town Shoes and 5 Gum.
World MasterCard Fashion Week is an IMG event. Schedule is current as of September 28, 2012, click on schedule below to download PDF.
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