TFW has indisputably been the leading platform in Canada for showcasing domestic talent, so it's definitely a setback for the Canadian fashion industry as a whole. Personally, TFW has been heavily influential in my brand development and I have so many fond memories of attending and exhibiting.
Designer | Christopher Bates l Menswear, Footwear, Eyewear
Trained in Milan at legendary Istituto Marangoni, Christopher Bates is an intrepid Canadian designer achieving a meteoric rise in the fashion industry. His eponymous menswear line is gaining traction with retailers, consumers, media, stylists, and celebrities. Since he launched his brand he has been selling to leading Canadian retailers including Harry Rosen and Browns. His collections are now featured in exclusive showrooms in Milan, Berlin, Dubai and Shanghai. <br> <br> Every piece of the Christopher Bates collection is now designed and produced with the leading mills and manufacturers in Italy using the highest quality fabrics and finishes.
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