Pre-Fashion Week Shows:
Designers: Helder Aquiar and Diego Fuchs
Facts: Blak.I is a two-year old label. The designers were finalists at TFI’s New Labels competition, and it is sold at TNT in Toronto.
Label: Laura Siegel
Designer: Laura Siegel
Facts: This was the designer’s third season, which consisted of desert/cactus inspired festival wear.
Label: Chloé comme Parris
Designers: Chloé and Parris Gordon
Facts: This collection was inspired by the California culture.
Label: Cara Cheung
Designer: Cara Cheung
Facts: This season’s collection was Navajo-inspired.
Label: Jeremy Laing
Designer: Jeremy Laing
Facts: This collection was said to have been inspired by a trip to the bayou in Louisiana.
Label: Paria Shirvani
Designer: Paria Shirvani
Facts: This was the newbie designer’s debut collection.
Official Fashion Week Shows:
Label: Pink Tartan
Designer: Kimberley Newport-Mimran
Facts: This season’s show featured top models Alana Zimmer, Irina Lazareanu, and pink-haired Charlotte Free. The label is also collaborating with Aldo, and the shoe collection debuted on the runway.
Designer: Paidemoyo Chideya
Facts: The spring/summer 2013 collection is called With In Spira.
Label: Joe Fresh
Designer: Joe Mimran
Facts: This collection included geometric prints, metallics and lots of white.