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Outside of Toronto Fashion Week, Ryerson fashion students can intern at Fashion Art Toronto. (Courtesy of Andre Varty)

No more TO Fashion Week? Not a problem for Rye fashion students

The tents might not be going up at David Pecaut Square this October but Ryerson fashion students will carry on without Toronto Fashion Week (TFW). The event, that used to be the first chance for eager students to gain fashion industry experience, was cancelled in July after IMG Canada pulled out as the sponsor. Despite the initial shock, members of […]

by Kelsey Adams· · Arts & Life, Fashion
A model walks the runway wearing a design by Sienna Sekand, a third-year fashion design student. (Emily Westover / Ryersonian Staff)

Designers show that fashion can be eco-conscious

Fashion student Stephanie Yiu has found a new way to recycle old plastic bags – by taking 100 of them and turning them into dresses. Yiu’s plastic bag dresses were a few of the sustainable garments featured in Ryerson’s second eco-conscious fashion show, Revolution 2014, which was held Saturday night at the Sears Atrium. The show featured 12 Toronto designers, […]

by Emily Westover· · Arts & Life, Fashion