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(Courtesy SPLICE)

Ryerson fashion students explore real life and technology

Ryerson’s fashion promotion class held their annual mini fall show in the Ryerson Communications Centre and this year’s theme merged concepts like never before. The name of the show is SPLICE, the formation of a connection between two unrelated concepts. According to Krizia Peluso, this year, that concept is a bridge between real life and digital realities prevalent in today’s […]

by Megan Stephens· · Arts & Life, Fashion, Photography
The Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute (Courtesy of Robert Ott)

$1M fashion institute to launch at Ryerson

Ryerson announced today the launch of a new five-year fellowship program, The Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute (SRFI). Through The Edward and Suzanne Rogers Foundation, benefactor Suzanne Rogers donated $1 million to the university’s Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD). The SRFI’s aim is to strengthen and support young emerging talent in the Canadian fashion industry. “We are thrilled that Suzanne […]

by Olivia Chandler· · Arts & Life, Fashion, News, On Campus
(Courtesy of Jessica Albotra)

Mass Ex turns SLC into runway

Sunday’s production of Mass Exodus raised the bar for future shows, according to attendees.

by Emily Stachera· · Arts & Life, Fashion
INTRO to diversity

INTRO to diversity

It’s Friday night and Clara Purdy is quickly pinning a white dress to cover a fresh red marker stain. “The designer’s out there,” she said. Meanwhile, Nadia Ebrahim is pacing back and forth with a clipboard in hand, making sure that the row of models is in order. All of these last-minute tasks are what goes into INTRO, a fashion […]

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Ryerson fashion alum David Dixon celebrates 20th anniversary

Over the past two decades, David Dixon has remained at the helm of the North American fashion scene. The Ryerson alum is known for his revolutionary “little black dress” in womenswear collections and his eponymous Town Shoes brand. This year, he celebrates the 20th anniversary of his label with the unveiling of his fall-winter collection at World Mastercard Fashion Week. […]

by Khadija Khan· · Arts & Life, Fashion
Gallery: Mass Exodus showcases Ryerson fashion talent

Gallery: Mass Exodus showcases Ryerson fashion talent

Mass Exodus, the largest student-run fashion show in the world, made its anticipated return on April 3 at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The show, produced by Ryerson fashion communications students, featured the impressive collections of fourth-year fashion design students. The collections ranged from Victorian wear to cool, casual menswear. “It’s amazing to finally see what seven months of hard, hard […]

by Matt Oxman· · Arts & Life, Fashion, Top stories
Mass Exodus returns

Mass Exodus returns

With the largest student-run fashion show in the world set to debut on April 3 at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (MAC), Ryerson fashion design students are finally ready to reveal their innovative designs. Now in its 26th year, Mass Exodus is a collaboration between fourth-year fashion design and communication students. While third-year communication students are responsible for the production of […]

by Erica Huculak· · Arts & Life, Fashion, Top stories
In pictures: Wearable Art Show 2013

In pictures: Wearable Art Show 2013

Ryerson fashion students were among designers who showcased their looks at Ryerson’s Wearable Art Show Tuesday night. Glitter,  four-inch heels and dramatic gowns hit the runway at Berkeley Church on Queen St. E. For promising Ryerson talent, the event was an opportunity for students to showcase their designs for free on a professional platform, says the show’s co-founder Ketzie Sherman. […]

In pictures: Bidding adieu to the final days of fall fashion

In pictures: Bidding adieu to the final days of fall fashion

Say goodbye to this Indian summer and hello to frigid winter mornings. Sweater weather is officially over. For students like Elizabeth Vandermey, it’s time to replace slick jumpers with Canada Goose jackets. There’s no denying that fall is by far the best season for fashion and, sadly, it’s coming to an end. Throughout the fall season, Ryerson students were spotted […]