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The team behind Gimme360 in their office at Ryerson's Fashion Zone (LR Alex De Jäger (Courtesy of Danielle Lee)

Ryerson startup combines virtual reality, fashion and charity

A startup from Ryerson’s Fashion Zone is combining fashion and technology to start a social movement and is using Kickstarter to do it. Gimme360 is a clothing company that donates proceeds from every garment sold to provide water for developing countries. The amount of proceeds donated depend on the project they’re working on due to the amount of equipment needed […]

Joe Fresh investing $1-million in Ryerson’s Fashion Zone

Joe Fresh investing $1-million in Ryerson’s Fashion Zone

Putting Toronto on the fashion map may happen a lot sooner than later, thanks to a new $1-million investment at Ryerson University by Joe Fresh. The Canadian fashion brand announced on Monday it is collaborating with Ryerson’s Fashion Zone to create a new fashion innovation centre: The Joe Fresh Centre. Robert Ott, the chair of Ryerson’s fashion school and director […]

by Jemicah Marasigan· · Arts & Life, Fashion
From left to right: Aeon Attire designers Wei Ming Yuan, Patrick Lum, Wei Dong Yuan (Lauren Murphy / Ryersonian Staff)

In the Zone: Ryerson fashion startup success

The next big runway look may just come from within our campus walls. With the launch of Ryerson’s Fashion Zone, students can access a wealth of resources and mentorship in order to turn their big dreams of starting their own fashion label or venture into reality. Similar to the Digital Media Zone, the Zone serves as an incubator for students’ […]

by Lauren S. Murphy· · Arts & Life, Fashion