Second Annual CAFAs January 31st 2015
A dazzling, stylish, and sophisticated evening; the CAFA Gala unites artists and influencers from across the country to celebrate the diversity and creativity inherent in Canadian fashion as we recognize Canada’s most promising designers, stylists, image makers, and models.
Join us at the Fairmont Royal York for a night to remember.
Hosted by Joe Zee, editor-in-chief of Yahoo Style.
2015 CAFA Nominees
CAFA is very excited to announce the nominees for the 2015 CAFA Gala. CAFATM nominees have been selected by a nominating committee made up of 44 industry professionals from across the country. Winners will be selected by a separate Jury made up of influential members of the Canadian Arts and Fashion community.
Emerging Talent Competitions
The Emerging Talent Awards for Fashion Design and Accessory Design are the only CAFA Award categories eligible for self nomination. These two Awards will be presented to innovative Canadian designers who are emerging as true creative forces in Canadian fashion. Each Emerging Talent Award winner will receive a cash prize of $10,000 and gain national and international exposure and recognition.
Treana Peake - Canadian Fashion Designer
As a fundamental part of our mandate, CAFA is dedicated to promoting and supporting great Canadian fashion talent. In this exclusive series, we are honoured to introduce you to some of Canada’s fashion stars as we interview some of our country’s most talented and creative designers.
Joe Zee - 2015 Vanguard Award Honoree
The culture of a nation is reflected in the many ways that people express themselves and fashion is the visible and collectively accessible means of that self-expression. We believe the time has come for Canadian fashion, and the arts surrounding and supporting Canadian fashion, to step into the national spotlight.
2014 CAFA Winners
Our official winners have been selected by a Jury made up of 22 industry professionals from across the country.
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 CAFAs 2014
Here is a sneek peek of what is in store for CAFA 2015. The countdown has begun to Canada’s Most Fashionable Night!