February 9, 2010

Event | Aboriginal Fashion Showcase at the 2010 Olympics









More history-making!

First Nations fashion designers will be presenting their garments during the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver - February 12th-16th.

The stellar lineup of top Aboriginal Fashion Designers representing from across Canada for the event includes: Dorothy Grant, Pamela Baker, Tammy Beauvais, Louie Gong, Cowichan Knitters, Nadine Spence, Tracey Toulouse, Kim Picard, and Angela DeMontigny (who also helped produce the event).

Aboriginal Fashion Showcase includes the following shows:

PREMIER DESIGNERS SHOWCASE
Angela DeMontigny, Dorothy Grant, Pam Baker
Sat, Feb.13 at 7:15pm

MEDIA RECEPTION
Sat, Feb.13 at 8:30pm - 10:30pm

4 MINI SHOWCASES
Kim Picard, Nadine Spence, Louie Gong, Pam Baker
Sun, Feb.14 at 3pm

4 MINI SHOWCASES
Tammy Beauvais, Tracy Toulouse, Angela DeMontigny, Dorothy Grant
Mon, Feb.15 at 3pm

ANGELA DEMONTIGNY AFTER PARTY
Mon, Feb.15 at 6pm

EMERGING DESIGNERS SHOWCASE
Kim Picard, Tammy Beauvais, Tracy Toulouse, Nadine Spence, Louie Gong, Cowichan Knitters
Tue, Feb.16 at 3pm

All shows will be held at Vancouver Community College (at 250 West Pender Street - at the intersection of Hamilton and Dunsmuir in downtown Vancouver, one block from the 2010 Aboriginal Pavilion). Aboriginal Fashion Showcase (AFS) will set stage at the Aboriginal Artisan Village and Business Showcase.

"The AFS will be a visually stunning production of emerging and established Aboriginal Fashion Designers and will exude glamour and excitement. Experience an electrifying event that audiences will be talking about long after the last model has walked the runway. Be prepared to expect the unexpected; unreserved contemporary fashion designs will amaze all who assume the usual. The AFS will feature three of Canada's top Aboriginal Designers: Pam Baker, Dorothy Grant and Angela DeMontigny, And five of Canada's emerging and most promising Aboriginal fashion designer talent: Kim Picard, Tammy Beauvais, Tracy Toulouse, Nadine Spence, Louie Gong, and Cowichan Knitters."

More information is available at http://www.ikanada.com/register

1 comment:

  1. I love it all! I really like the outfit by Angela Demontigny. Definitely my kinda style! ;)

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