Fashion school: The Art Institute of Vancouver
Theme of your new collection: Athletic street wear.
Colours and fabrics in your new collection: Neon spandex, black leatherette, cotton and fleece with stud accents, grommets, chain and trapunto detailing.
Style icon you most admire: Alexander McQueen.
Celebrity you’d love to see in your clothes: Rihanna.
Three pieces that belong in every stylish wardrobe: A great pair of skinny dark denim, a tailored blazer and a colourful scarf.
How has your life been touched by breast cancer? My grandmother survived breast cancer at a young age but succumbed to spinal cancer a few years ago. I have always had so much respect for her and felt such a loss when she passed away.
Read more: Designer of the day: Lisa McLeod.