All posts tagged: Runway

LGFW SS2012 Bustle

LGFW SS2012 Bustle, a set on Flickr. Bustle Clothing, founded in 2002 by Shawn Hewson and Ruth Promislow – both Bay street lawyers, is a leading Canadian sportswear label that has become well known for its cheeky twist on the menswear classics. With pieces ranging from swimsuits to Red-Carpet suits, Bustle offers a full range of menswear – all with a strong focus on fit, unique and luxurious fabrics, attention to details, and of course, signature cheekiness. Bustle is involved in a number of varied design collaborations, with partners ranging from the worlds of automotive to fine furniture and interiors. Bustle’s design partners include such brands as, Audi, Vespa, Thompson Hotel, Hotel Le Germain, Opus Hotel, Freed Developments, Muskoka Bay Club, the City of Las Vegas, Source UK Carpets, CasaLife, Andrew Richard Designs, and the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts. Bustle’s designers have appeared as style experts in numerous publications, and on numerous Canadian and International television productions, including Creative Director Shawn Hewson’s tenure as the full-time Designer Judge on the television series Project …

LGFW SS2012 Chloe Comme Parris

LGFW SS2012 Chloe Comme Parris, a set on Flickr. Chloe comme Parris is a contemporary fashion and accessories brand based out of Toronto. The brand was conceived in 2009 from a passion for products that are unique, luxurious, and engaging. Sisters Chloe and Parris Gordon explore historical and old worldly ideas of adornment, while always being conscious of translating those ideas into a modern, wearable context. A Chloe comme Parris piece embodies an unusual unity between masculine and feminine, soft and hard, with the ability to always remain effortless and chic. The brand produces seasonal ready-to-wear collections that aim to challenge the status quo, offering a unique and fresh perspective on contemporary fashion.

LGFW SS2012 Laura Siegel

LGFW SS2012 Laura Siegel, a set on Flickr. Laura Siegel is known for her ethically based creations. Siegel developed her skills at Parsons School of Design, where she was nominated for Designer of the Year, and at London?s Central Saint Martins. Her unique style has been influenced by working with internationally known designers Megan Park, Yigal Azrouel and Luca Luca. Siegel is rapidly gaining recognition and has been featured in Italian Vogue, Futureclaw, and Raine. Siegel’s thesis collection was sold exclusively in New York’s designer boutique, Debut, and was on display at Saks Fifth Avenue. She is at the forefront of the industry, creating pieces for women with a sense of social awareness. Siegel’s SS12 collection reflects her beliefs in sustainable fashion, blending soft and textured pieces made in partnership with skilful artisans.