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Vancouver Fashion Week Experiences – Part Three

This is part three of a three part series, detailing my experiences at Vancouver Fashion Week. If you missed part one or two be sure to go back and read it HERE and HERE. So after two seasons, endless hours, and no thanks, I wasn’t really feeling the love for Vancouver Fashion Week.  I felt disappointed and jilted.  Covering a Fashion Week (even if only in Vancouver) is exactly the type of thing I grew up wanting to do.  I…

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Vancouver Fashion Week Experiences – Part 2

This is part two of a three part series, detailing my experiences at Vancouver Fashion Week. If you missed part one be sure to go back and read it HERE. So with my first Vancouver Fashion Week under my belt, I was excited to receive my invite to attend the Fall/Winter 2011 shows.  But, as time ticked away and the event got closer I realized an invite was not coming.  Perhaps I was still a little under the radar?  Maybe…

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Vancouver Fashion Week Experiences – Part I

I wanted to write an unbiased, constructive account of my experiences at Vancouver Fashion Week over the last 2 seasons. By no way is this intended to undermine any and all of the hard work that the volunteers, models and designers put in every season. It’s because of these talented and devoted people that this event has come as far as it has. Vancouver Fashion Week S/S 2012 (VFW2012) has just ended and after having attended the previous 2 seasons…

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VFW…Night Four

To view the full collections from Vancouver Fashion Week, click on any of the images below. Before the fashion shows on Saturday, I attended a seminar put on by Jessica Karalash (a fellow Prairie Girl and also from my hometown of North Battleford).   Jessica is a Branding and Marketing Specialist.  She works with clients to maximize results using integrated marketing strategies, including branding and image consultation, financial evaluations, public and media relations, event planning, online and traditional advertising and a range of other services. …

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VFW…Night Three

To see all the photos from Vancouver Fashion Week, click through to my Flickr page. Night three of Vancouver Fashion Week featured mainly local Vancouver designers with one designer from London, England thrown into the mix.  First up was Vancouverite Jenny Hedberg and her collection entitled Hawks Ave.  Jenny’s line consists of street wear made of sustainable fibers such as bamboo and organic cotton.  She adorns her pieces with West Coast inspired graphics (this season there were Dream Catcher images…

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