• The 4th Annual CAFATM Gala

    The 4th annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards Gala will take place on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto...

  • Welcome to CAFA

    CAFA was created to celebrate outstanding achievement and emerging talent in Canadian fashion industry. Mandated to grow a stronger appreciation of Canadian talent both at home and abroad, the national platform's goal is to foster the next generation of Canadian, international talent through an annual awards show and year-round economic development initiatives.

  • 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.

  • Official 2017 Honorary Chair

    Rami Atallah is the co-founder and chief executive officer of SSENSE, a Montréal-based fashion platform with global reach. Founded in 2003, SSENSE is pacing the vanguard of directional retail with its mix of luxury, streetwear, and avant-garde labels.

  • 2017 Hudson's Bay Vanguard Award Honoree - Imran Amed

    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).

  • Official 2016 CAFA Winners

    CAFA is very excited to announce the winners for the 2016 CAFA Gala. CAFATM winners have been selected by a Jury made up of influential members of the Canadian Arts and Fashion community from across the country...

  • Sponsorship

    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 is an investment in Canada – for Canada ...

The 4th Annual CAFATM Gala

The 4th annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards Gala
will take place on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto.



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.

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

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).

Sponsorship

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...

The 2016 Event

View our photos from the 2016 CAFA Gala...

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2016 CAFA Winners

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Porter - Official Airline Partner of the 2017 CAFAs

Porter - Official Airline Partner of the 2017 CAFAs

Fairmont - Official Hotel Partner of the 2017 CAFAs

Fairmont - Official Hotel Partner of the
2017 CAFAs

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