TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2013) -
This document corrects and replaces the release sent earlier today at 7:08 AM EDT. In the title of the release, the company name should read: "Hangrz.com", not "Hangerz.com".
Preparations are underway for the 1st annual Canadian Fashion Forecast runway show and after party. This signature event will benefit the "Future of Fashion" scholarship, initiated by hangrz.com. This year's event will be held on Tuesday October 15th at an undisclosed location, inside Toronto's entertainment district. The location will be released on the day of the event through social media and directly on the hangrz.com website.
The inaugural show will highlight a cast of local Canadian based talent including new designs by TetianaK clothing, highlighting her 2013 fall collection with the theme of nerdy, sexy, cool and bookish. The inaugural show will also be the launch of the much anticipated Mayana Geneviere brand. This high luxe intimate apparel brand bridges the gap between high fashion lingerie and maternity undergarments.. Guests will be visually quenched by the smooth, yet edgy, styles of both designers with pieces that will resonate with any audience member for a lifetime.
This year's designers and sponsors include: Hangrz.com, Inspire Cosmetics, Mayana Geneviere, Tetiana K, RisKandy, Boa, La Stylist, Stella & Dot, White Lace Events, Norman Felix Art Gallery, Benjamin Daedfyshe Footwear, Bite Bar, Curio Print, Yeh! Yogurt & Café, Safe Mortgages, Popcorn Studio's and DivaCup.
Designers will be showcased through 2 separate, fast paced, runway shows utilizing pieces from the brand sponsors to accentuate their designs. The show will open with a special guest comedian preparing the crowd for a night of surprises. There will be art performances by well known local artists and the runway show will end with a special art auction for the VIP's in attendance.
The after party will begin promptly at 10pm and will have giveaway's of platinum Toronto Argonauts tickets, a ball signed by the Toronto Argonauts team and pictures with the Argonauts cheerleaders. The event will not only have a signature drink for the night but expect to see the first ever hangrz signature frozen yogurt.
Paul Sidhu, CFO of hangrz.com, commented, "It has been a challenge, but with the help of Inspire Cosmetics and the participating brands, we have put together a night to remember for our honoured guests. We are glad to accommodate anyone else who would like to join us on our inaugural night."
Tickets for the runway show are by invite only but industry and media are welcomed to reach out if they would like to attend. Afterparty tickets can be purchased at www.hangrz.eventbrite.com. Networking booths for the event are $150 and sponsorship packages for the event start at $500.
They look forward to seeing you soon!