Montreal Fashion Week

In the Design Bubble With Anastasia Lomonova [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

In the midst of Montreal Fashion Week, which happened the first week of September, Groupe Sensation Mode (the organization that produces the event) an...

In the Design Bubble [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Today marks Day three of Montreal fashion week's 25th season. As a crowd of bloggers, newspaper and magazine reporters and photographers huddle inside...

All Of The Fall/Winter 2013 Styles From Montreal Fashion Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Style

Whether jersey, leather or wool, fitted or pleated, leggings will be an essential item for fall/winter 2013 -- at least according to the Quebec design...

Montreal Fashion Week Joins Forces With Russia Fashion Week

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Style

While style scribes, buyers and consumers will be seated along the runway at Montreal Fashion Week, it's the unseen viewers observing the action unfol...

Film Showcase, Designer Studio Among New Additions At Montreal Fashion Week

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Style

MONTREAL - Style-centred flicks are set to unspool at Montreal Fashion Week along with the fresh looks to be unveiled on the runway.A series of 21 fas...

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Unt Tld [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

This season, Montreal designers Simon Bélanger and José Manuel St-Jacques of the label Unt Tld looked to Japan for inspiration. Baffled by the standing ovation as they walked the runway post-show, this duo is one to watch. For now, see the video I took backstage (in which we see a touch of makeup prep) and take part in a quick-fire interview with the boys.

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Martin Lim [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

MARTIN LIM blossomed in its spring and summer 2013 collection with florals and happy sorbet hues. After winning the Mercedes Benz StartUp competition last year, husband and wife team Danielle Martin and Pao Lim presented this past September at Galerie Arsenal, Montreal Fashion Week's new address. The video below offers both front row and backstage access to this growing Montreal label.

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Duy Nguyen [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Duy Nguyen transported his fashion fans in Montreal to the beaches of St-Tropez with a show that was all luxury, glamour and very high heels. This video gives you an up-close look at his spring and summer 2013 collection, plus an intimate interview with the designer just minutes before the runway presentation.

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Travis Taddeo [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Travis Taddeo showcased his latest collection for men at the pristine white PHI Centre in Old Montreal this past September during Montreal Fashion Week. The talented Montrealer also debuted his black and white sneaker collaboration with Aldo. This video brings the viewer inside this exclusive Montreal event. Afterward, I chat with Taddeo on the rooftop of the building to learn more about his inspiration for this season.

Montreal Fashion Week: Spotlight on Denis Gagnon [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Denis Gagnon shows he's no drag at Montreal Fashion Week. Enlisting his eclectic entourage to walk his show, the runway was a colourful circus of models, drag queens and other friends. This video takes you backstage to see the makeup artist in action and then a private interview with man himself.

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Tavan & Mitto [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Payam Tavan and Mike Mitto are the Montreal designers behind the label Tavan & Mitto who presented their spring and summer 2013 collection on Sept. 4. In this video I speak to the directors of hair and makeup at this year's Montreal Fashion Week and caught up with the designers themselves post-show to talk about their clothes and inspirations.

Montreal Fashion Week Spotlight: Anastasia Lomonova [VIDEO]

Patricia Gajo | Posted 12.02.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

Anastasia Lomonova is a Montreal-based designer whose shows at Montreal Fashion Week attract a cult following. The unveiling of the "tribal warrior femme" for her spring and summer 2013 collection at Galerie Arsenal on Sept. 4, 2013, did not disappoint. This video takes you from the front row to backstage where I interviewed the young, up-and-coming talent post-show.

Silk Is The Thing At Montreal Fashion Week

Le Huffington Post Québec | Rachel Nadon | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Style

Silk had it all sewn up on the first night of Montreal Fashion Week; its elegance and fluidity were highlighted in many of the spring-summer collectio...

Black And White Dominate Montreal Fashion Week

Le Huffington Post Québec | Myreille Simard | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Style

Wondering what colours are in for spring 2013? Based on the runways of Montreal Fashion Week, there are only two: black and white. The second day ...

Young Quebec Designers Get Help From A Champagne Company And Denis Gagnon

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

One of the most popular champagne companies, Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte, is supporting emerging Quebecois designers. The company is teaming up w...

New home, new look for Montreal Fashion Week

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada Style

It's an event months in the making, but mere weeks before the start of Montreal Fashion Week, organizers found themselves on an unexpected calendar co...

Montreal Fashion Week Announces Full Schedule

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Style

Fashion lovers in Montreal get ready: the final schedule for Montreal Fashion Week has been released. And the program, which will take place from Sept...

Montreal Fashion Week Announces First Featured Designers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2012 | Canada Style

MONTREAL - Hometown favourites will feature prominently on the runway when Montreal Fashion Week kicks off next month.The semi-annual style showcase h...

Montréal Fashion Week's New Home

Patricia Gajo | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada Style
Patricia Gajo

If Le Marché Bonsecours was beginning to feel a little too close for comfort, this fall stylish Montréalers will have much more room to sashay and flaunt their goods. Montréal Fashion Week has found a brand new address at Arsenal, the city's massive new gallery space that some are heralding as the next it-spot for contemporary art.

Montreal Fashion Week Finds A New Home At Contemporary Art Complex

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2012 | Canada Style

MONTREAL - Montreal Fashion Week is bidding adieu to its old stomping grounds for a brand new home.The next edition of the semi-annual fashion showcas...