The 3rd Annual CAFATM Gala
The 3rd annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards Gala
event took place on Friday, April 15th, 2016 at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto.
Fashion Design Challenge
Want to dress a nation? Enter our Fashion Design Challenge in partnership with the Toronto Maple Leafs!
CAFA is thrilled to introduce its Emerging Fashion Fridays spotlight series. As a fundamental part of our mandate, we are dedicated to promoting and supporting new talent in the field of fashion design. Each week, one of the nation's up-and-coming designers will be spotlighted through our Emerging Fashion Fridays feature. This is a chance to receive national exposure through CAFA's network and audience.
If you are a Canadian fashion designer with less than five years working in the industry, we want to hear from you.
Send your biography, and a copy of your most recent lookbook to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Selected entries will be contacted with more information.
We look forward to discovering new Canadian talent every week!
In the Spotlight - Ron White
With over 20 years in the industry and a background in both biomechanics and fashion footwear, Canadian shoe designer Ron White is dedicated in bringing both style and comfort for men and women.
Elle Macpherson - 2016 Hudson's Bay Vanguard Award Honoree
Elle Macpherson is a prominent figure in business, fashion, film and television, having carved out a diverse and purposeful career over the past 30 years. Elle has endeavored to connect with people and projects that resonate with her values.
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 2016 Event
View our photos from the 2016 CAFA Gala...
FashionCAN - Empowered by Yorkdale
Yorkdale, in partnership with The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards, presents FashionCAN. This inaugural two-day event , will showcase some of the country’s most-notable designers and will feature Spring/Summer 2017 ready-to-wear as well as this season’s ready-to buy- collections.
Taking place in Yorkdale’s recently built, yet-to-be-unveiled expansion, the venue makes a uniquely appropriate setting for the debut of Canada’s latest collections.
CAFA Canadian Fashion Design Directory
CAFA is launching a digital Canadian Fashion Design Directory for leading Canadian womenswear, menswear, jewelry, and accessory brands/designers. To join please sign up below.
2017 Self Nominating Categories
All submissions for 2017 Self Nominating Categories are now open.
Click below to read more.
FASHION CONNECTS in MONTREAL
CAFA was in Montreal at the beautiful Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel connecting fashion insiders, designers, influencers and media
The 2016 Event Portrait photos
View our Portrait photos from the 2016 CAFA Gala...
2016 CAFA Winners
For a complete list of our 2016 CAFA Winners click below.
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