MEDIA & INDUSTRY REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN
TORONTO, August 18th 2017 - Toronto Men's Fashion Week (TOM*) today announced the details for its Spring/Summer 2018 Collections taking place at One Yonge St. on September 26th to October 1st 2017. TOM* will showcase the Spring/Summer 2018 Collections from Canadian fashion designers including Helmer, Xian, Hip and Bone, Kollar, Ocean Rebel, Hey Mr Saturday, Finezza Au Del'Homme, Shelli Oh, and Tristan Licud.
"I'm ecstatic and proud that we are coming into our 7th season of TOM*," says Jeff Rustia, Founder & CEO of Canada Fashion Group and Executive Director of TOM*. "Launching a men-focused fashion week seemed like a far fetch idea a few years back, but its phenomenal success today is a testament that Toronto and Canada stand strongly behind the menswear industry and Canadian emerging talent. This season is especially exciting as we boast a very robust and jam-packed schedule featuring over 25 of Canada's brightest menswear designers. I'm especially looking forward to this season's WFG/ Emerging Menswear Designer Award."
World Financial Group | Emerging Menswear Designer Awards (EMDA) will take place on October 1st at 10 p.m., giving Canadian Menswear Designers a national and global platform to showcase their ready to wear menswear collections. Finalists this season will include Kristian Neilson, Latseng Loi, Luis Padilla, Nico Bilodeau, and Rhowan James. A panel of industry professionals including Canadian menswear icon, Harry Rosen, will select the winner of this award.
Additionally, on September 30th 2017, TOM* will feature MENSFASHION4HOPE, TOM*s charitable initiative. MENSFASHION4HOPE will present Canadian celebrities wearing the latest menswear from GOTSTYLE™ with proceeds raised for SickKids through the Kol Hope Foundation for Children.
Media and Industry accreditation are now available at http://www.tomfw.com/accreditation
Toronto Men's Fashion Week (TOM*) is the eighth men's fashion week in the world. TOM* is the most influential platform in Canada for menswear designers and brands. TOM* is a semi-annual event showcasing Spring/Summer in August and Fall/Winter in February featuring cutting edge runway presentations, TOM* Talks, power brunches, industry meet n' greets, trunk shows and showrooms. Finally, men's fashion has a face and a name: TOM*.
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Canada Fashion Group (CFG) is committed to nurturing and promoting the Canadian Fashion industry by providing a national and international platform for Canada fashion designers and brands to showcase their talent and innovation through impactful fashion initiatives such as TOM* Toronto Men's Fashion Week and TW Toronto Women's Fashion Week.
For media inquiries about TOM*, please contact:
Leigh Leader, Toronto Men's Fashion Week, 416-312-2301, firstname.lastname@example.org