2017 Official CAFATM Winners
We are very excited to announce the 2017 Official CAFATM Winners. The 2017 winners were revealed at The Fairmont Royal York on in Toronto on April 7th.
The 2017 Event
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Photos courtesy of George Pimentel.
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The 3rd Annual CAFATM Gala
The 3rd annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards Gala
event took place on Friday, April 15th, 2016 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto.
CAFA Fashion & Retail Forum - April 6, 2017
CAFA is pleased to introduce the CAFA Fashion & Retail Forum.
Bringing together an audience of entrepreneurs, institutional investors, designers, media and influencers, the Forum will offer a coveted networking opportunity in the midst of Canada's celebratory week of fashion. The full-day event will feature thought-provoking conversations with Canadian and international industry leaders across retail, fashion, and technology.
FashionCAN - Empowered by Yorkdale
Yorkdale, in partnership with The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards, presented FashionCAN. This inaugural two-day event, showcased some of the country’s most-notable designers and featured Spring/Summer 2017 ready-to-wear as well as this season’s ready-to buy- collections. This took place in Yorkdale’s recently built expansion, the venue makes a uniquely appropriate setting for the debut of Canada’s latest collections.
FashionCAN Photo Gallery
Imran Amed - 2017 Hudson's Bay Vanguard Award Honoree
Imran Amed has emerged as one of the global fashion industry’s leading writers, thinkers and commentators, and is founder, CEO and editorin-chief of The Business of Fashion (BoF).
The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA) presents an excellent opportunity for organizations to create a highly visible alignment with Canadian culture, creativity, and innovation. An investment in CAFA...
LIVE from the CAFA Red Carpet
This year, CAFA broadcast an all-access red carpet show from the Fairmont Royal York Hotel on Facebook. Capturing all of the glamour and excitement as the nominees, presenters and VIP guests hit the red carpet. Hosted by CAFA’s very own Style Correspondent, Lisa Kisber, this exclusive live coverage was Live Streamed at www.facebook.com/CAFAwards.
The 2017 Portrait Gallery
View our portrait gallery photos from the 2017 CAFA Gala...
THE KIT CONNECT CONFERENCE
- April 4-5, 2017
CAFA and THE KIT are teaming up to support the next generation of fashion professionals. The goal: connecting talented individuals with a passion for getting into fashion with Canadian fashion leaders who can offer their advice on how to break into this uniquely competitive business.
Join us on April 5 for THE KIT Connect Conference—a full-day career series that includes panels of Canada’s top editors, designers, marketers, artists, bloggers and retailers.
FASHION CONNECTS in CALGARY
CAFA was in Calgary at the beautiful Fairmont Palliser Hotel connecting fashion insiders, designers, influencers and media.