The Soia and Kyo runway presentation reaffirmed the brands’ hold in the outerwear market. Sporting Life is among several Canadian retailers that merchandise the line with other popular canuck brands like Mackage and Canada Goose.
Canadian designer, Lucian Matis has returned with a colourful Fall/Winter collection with jersey, simple cottons and striking patterns. The Ralph Lauren meets a Hamptons vacation, the collection incorporated a beautiful mix of digital prints, bold colours and wardrobe staples.
The return of Mercedes Benz Start-Up semi-finalist Christopher Bates was no shock to the fashion community. His tongue in cheek line for the competition in 2012 was well received by the audience and press.
Ribbed, warm, stylish and comfy: Line Knitwear‘s F/W 2013 collection in four words. The cotton, wool and cashmere blends were glam and functional. Although fall palates tend to be darker, Line attempted to add a bit of colour. The pairing of gold with darker knits it gave certain pieces a luminescence.