May 03


By Steph C. & A.J.Lam

Fashion Art Toronto (FAT) has once again wowed fashion enthusiasts with its spectacular event showcasing some of the best Canadian fashion and art. From April 27 to April 30, the 20,000-square-foot Black Creek Assembly warehouse was transformed into a four-day fashion extravaganza that featured an array of shows and installations that left everyone mesmerized.

The event featured 50 of Canada’s most celebrated designers, including Lesley Hampton, Narces, L’Uomo Strano, and Evan Biddell, who showcased their exquisite collections on the 200-foot runway. And a special presentation on opening night; Black Designers of Canada featuring Kyle Gervacy, Roney X, ANNAFORA, and Ellis ESQ.

FAT introduced the Fashion Playground this year. The Fashion Playground brought together 11 Canadian creatives, including photographers, painters, 3D artists, and clothing designers, to showcase their stunning creations. It perfectly blended art, fashion, and creativity, providing guests with an exceptional experience.

(From The Artist Project Preview)

Attendees also shopped at the Fashion & Beauty Boutique with goods from 20 local artisans and brands, enjoyed an immersive Fashion Cinema curated by CANIFFF, and relaxed in the 1664 Blanc Bar and Blue Hour Lounge.

(From The Artist Project Preview)
FAT absolutely demonstrated why it’s one of Toronto’s most iconic and longest-running fashion events. Spring 2023 was a success; leaving guests with unforgettable experiences from statement-making runway shows, avant-garde presentations, thought-provoking art exhibits, and fashion film screenings. We can’t wait to see what’s next for FAT!

We would like to thank Michelle Easton, Easton Creative Communications for the invitation to FAT.