• Welcome to CAFA

    The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA) was created to recognize and celebrate outstanding achievement and emerging talent in Canadian fashion design. In doing so, we hope to encourage the economic development of the Canadian fashion industry and endorse Canadian cultural sovereignty.

  • Official 2014 Honorary Chair

    For more than 25 years, Joe Mimran has been a leading contributor to the fashion and design industry. With his sharp eye, impeccable attention to detail and insight into emerging trends, Joe has always been on the forefront of what’s next.

  • Official 2014 CAFA Nominees

    Our official nominees have been selected by a nominating committee made up of 35 industry professionals from across the country.

  • Award Categories

    CAFA nominees will be selected from across the country for their impact on the Canadian fashion industry and winners will be determined by a prestigious Jury of influential members of the Canadian Arts and Fashion community...

  • Sponsorship

    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 is an investment in Canada – for Canada ...

Jeanne Beker

Jeanne Beker - 2014 Vanguard Award Honoree

Jeanne Beker is one of the most iconic and influential women in the fashion industry, both here in Canada and around the world. Jeanne is currently host of Bell Media’s FashionTelevisionChannel – Canada’s first and only 24-hour channel dedicated to fashion, beauty and design.

Tenika Davis

In the Spotlight - Tenika Davis

CAFA is honored to have Tenika Davis as a member of our nominating Committee. In the following interview she shares her thoughts on the future of the Canadian fashion industry along with some personal advice to young Canadian designers.




2014 CAFA Nominees

Our official nominees have been selected by a nominating committee made up of 35 industry professionals from across the country.

The Event

The inaugural CAFATM event took place on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at The Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto. Guests enjoyed an unforgettable evening that included...

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