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Designer Willis Chan with his recent fashion line WILLISCHAN. (Courtesy Yvonne Sung)

Design challenge contestant creates fashion line

By  Natalie Marynowski and Pema Tsering As he approaches the design studio at 1266 Queen Street W., Willis Chan swiftly gets off his bike and heads to the building tucked inside of Parkdale. Chan is dressed head-to-toe in black, making the white Nike symbol on his shirt dramatically stand out. His hair is neatly pulled back. He makes his way into the […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Arts & Life, career, Fashion, Features
Chantelle Hastick with her winning design for the 2014 Danier Leather Design Challenge. (Hillary MacDonald/Ryersonian staff)

Danier leather design challenge announces 2015 finalists

The finalists of the sixth annual Danier Leather Design Challenge were announced Tuesday. The competition is part of a mandatory third-year Ryerson fashion design course, in which students are expected to design and build a unique leather jacket. The top designer will win a cash prize of $5000 and will have his or her jacket sold in Danier stores. “This […]