Her style philosophy was clear: “simplicity is the secret to elegance. ” Newport-Mailman went on to product development and merchandising and specialized In denim and menswear at Club Monaco, where she learned the importance of structure and tailoring. “Execution is kef’ became her lifelong mantra. Newport-Miramar later moved to Cabana where she further exemplified that sourcing is an art: finding fabric and manufacturing makes the difference in luxury design. There she met and married the CEO, Joe Mailman, Today the pair Is viewed as
Canadian fashion royalty: Miramar launched the Joe Fresh mass fashion phenomenon after the selling of Club Monaco to Ralph Lauren. Womanlier NARCOSES (The designer Is Nikkei Earthiness. ) Nikkei is a Canadian of Persian heritage who was born in Austria,
Referencing her Danish design education from her exchange to Toke Design School in Denmark, Kim began developing designs for the modern international man. Her latest collection shown at Toronto Men’s Fashion Week Is a strong example of her attention to detail and minimalist execution, which are strong elements of her brand. Menswear 1 OFF Since opening Klaxon Howl in 2005 owner and designer Matt Robinson has drawn inspiration from the archives of his legendary collection of the early to mid 20th entry.
These important, relevant pieces, books and films are studied and echoed in each design The entire Klaxon Howl collection is produced by hand, locally and in small batches using construction techniques rarely seen in modern North American manufacturing. Matt works with quality fabrics that lend them selves to each design. Most are woven on looms in Japan and cut and sewn with pride right here in Toronto. Vintage military, workweek and sportswear PLAUSIBLE Balefully is founded by sisters Chloe and Paris Gordon.
Balefully is a contemporary nine that references historical design elements within a modern context to create a sophisticated tough girl aesthetic. Balefully represents the girl who has an eye for sophisticated construction, and who appreciates the Juxtaposition between old and The Gordon sisters attended the Nova Scotia College Of Art And Design in Halifax, and through their exposure to all forms of art, including painting, drawing, paleography, design, photography, textiles, Jewelry and fashion, Joined up to create a brand that draws on their collective experiences.