The Creative Group, producer of WFW, continues to stay ahead of the international Fashion Week curve by putting the freshest, newest talents front and centre for all to admire in a showy celebration of Canadian and global talent.
Winnipeg Fashion Week, Manitoba's premier fashion event, is preparing to heat up our fashion aspirations to land at various locations, April 19 through 28, 2012. Thousands of industry insiders will be refreshed by the city and its cradle of creative design, Winnipeg Fashion Week.
Produced by The Creative Group, this first edition of WFW will highlight the creative expertise and leading design of more than 10 designers ranging from the established to the aspiring as they unveil their inspired interpretations for the spring/summer 2012‐2013 season.
WFW reinforces its Canadian status this edition with an extra-impressive lineup of clever designers, including: Julie Pederson, Paswara Labels and Alex Espinosa.
And keep your eye on the refinement and impeccable tailoring of Adan Ballou.
As well, the avant-garde attitude and edgy excitement overflow with shows from Lennard Taylor and Runway Fashions.
Finally, the unique approach of Shelley Ediger keep things exciting!
The Ronald McDonald House presents The Ronald McDonald House Fashion Show at the Winnipeg Convention Centre featuring fashions from Polo Park. A night of fashion for a great cause! The Ronald McDonald House is a home away from home for out of town families whose children are undergoing treatment for life-threatening illnesses at the Children's Hospital. The fashion show is produced by Pro-Creations. Fashion show at 7:30 p.m. Location: The Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Ave. For tickets or more information, please call 774-4777.
April 20 & 21
Panache Management presents the 2012 International Model & Talent Search at Portage Place Shopping Centre. Held in 100% support of Rossbrook House. Welcome to celebrity judges from Paul Fisher's "Network" new hot TV Show "Remodeled", Ford - NY, Specs - Montreal, Why Not - Milan and Team & Visage - Tokyo. Show times Friday at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday at 12:00 & 2:00 p.m. with announcement of the winners after the 2:00 p.m. show! Location: Portage Place Shopping Centre, 393 Portage Ave. For applications or more information, please call 982-6150.
Ryan Wibawa presents A Virulent Solstice at Opera Ultralounge featuring Winnipeg designers including Lennard Taylor, Adan Ballou, Runway Fashions, Paswara Labels, Alex Espinosa and more! As the solstice marks a time when the sun stands at its peak, (and the seasons change) so too will your senses. An evening of tantalizing, jaw-dropping fashion and entertainment. The fashion show is produced by Ryan Wibawa. Fashion show at 7:00 p.m. Location: Opera Ultralounge, 441 Main St. For tickets or more information, please call 292-9779.
St Paul's High School presents the Mardi Gras Fashion Show & Fundraiser at the Victoria Inn featuring a group of Winnipeg's finest retailers including Winnipeg designer Julie Pederson. Proceeds from the fashion show go toward the Magis Fund, a fund that provides financial assistance to students who cannot otherwise afford to participate as fully as they would like to in school life at St. Paul's. The fashion show is produced by Panache Management. Fashion show at 7:00 p.m. Location: Victoria Inn, 1808 Wellington Ave. For tickets or more information, please call 831-2300.
Lennard Taylor presents the Lennard Taylor Fashion Show. Andrew Lennard Taylor Bickford is a local designer whose driving force is to enhance the impression of the authentic self through his quality work of wearable art for uniquely creative individuals from around the globe. He makes clothing for the individualist, someone who wants to stand out from the crowd, someone who is not afraid to say I am me and I love me for this! The fashion show will feature models from Panache Management. Fashion show at 7:30 p.m. Location:
Designer Justin Burke presents his spring launch in the Runway Fashions Ultra Violet Fashion Show at Essence. Celebrated by many style conscious and trend-savvy shoppers, Runway Fashions has quickly become the source for the most current fashions. Runway Fashions is growing quickly, featuring a constant flow of fun and creative clothing designs. The fashion show will feature models from Panache Management. Fashion show at 8:00 p.m. Location: Essence at the Canad Inns Garden City, 2100 McPhillips St. For tickets or more information, please call 223-6889.