Canada’s Style Stars Align at nineteenth Annual Cashmere Assortment Celestial Awakening

Canada’s Style Stars Align at nineteenth Annual Cashmere Assortment Celestial Awakening

Worldwide vogue star Jay Manuel presents 12 high Canadian Designers and their Imaginative and prescient

Worldwide vogue star Jay Manuel presents 12 high Canadian Designers and their Imaginative and prescient of a Future With out Most cancers to kick-off Breast Most cancers Consciousness Month

TORONTO, Sept. 23, 2022 /CNW/ – Canada’s vogue stars dazzled on the 19th Annual Cashmere Assortment Celestial Awakening: A Celebration of Energy, Hope, and Compassion on Thursday, September 22, at The Symes in Toronto.

Twelve brilliantly gifted designers from throughout Canada revealed their distinctive and breathtaking visions of a future with out Breast Most cancers at a one-of-a-kind present of authentic couture — all totally crafted in sheets of sentimental and splendid NEW and improved Cashmere UltraLuxe Rest room Tissue. Proudly made in Canada, Cashmere is Canada’s finest promoting Rest room Tissue model.

A VIP viewers of Canadian vogue business stargazers and tastemakers sparkled on the annual, invite-only, runway occasion offered by Cashmere Assortment Curator, Jay Manuel, who hails from Scarborough, Ontario and now calls New York Metropolis house. Famed for his roles on America’s Subsequent High Mannequin, Canada’s Subsequent High Mannequin and E! Community, Jay has been following the gathering for years.

Canada has an incredible wealth of vogue expertise, and seeing these artistic visionaries carry their show-stopping designs to life as a group on the runway is really an epic spectacle,” says a proud Jay Manuel, who’s curating the gathering for the primary time.

“Our 2022 theme, Celestial Awakening, is a Celebration of Energy, Hope, and Compassion and requested our designers to look to the heavens for inspiration. I’m completely blown away by the creativity, ability, and craftsmanship that went into each design,” he says.

The Stars of the 2022 Cashmere Assortment Celestial Awakening Embrace:

  • Kelsey ErinHigher Tantallon, Nova Scotia
  • Cheliel – Montreal, Quebec
  • Tristan Réhel – Montreal, Quebec
  • Kaela KayBrampton, Ontario
  • Demascare – Toronto, Ontario
  • Kyle Gervacy – Toronto, Ontario
  • L’Uomo Strano – Toronto, Ontario
  • Mimiela – Toronto, Ontario
  • Doch – Ajax, Ontario
  • Madaleine NelsonGores Touchdown, Ontario
  • Afflatus Hijab – Edmonton, Alberta
  • Sam StringerOsoyoos, British Columbia

Please click on right here for designer bios, garment descriptions, sketches, and quotes.  

Annual Kick-Off to October Breast Most cancers Consciousness Month
Greater than 240 high Canadian Designers have taken half within the Cashmere Assortment, now celebrating its 19th 12 months. Produced by Kruger Merchandise, maker of Cashmere Rest room Tissue, Canada’s best-selling model, it serves because the annual kick-off to October Breast Most cancers Month.

“It is a pleasure to rejoice a brand new regular in Canada after two plus years of lockdown,” says Susan Irving, CMO Kruger Merchandise. “The 2022 Cashmere Assortment pays tribute to our ever-evolving way of life and the perseverance Canadians present as we adapt to the environment with empathy and compassion. Our Celestial Awakening honours vogue with compassion and all-Canadian creativity.”

“It is particularly designed to lift much-needed public assist and funds for breast most cancers consciousness, prevention, and remedy applications by our long-standing partnerships with the Canadian Most cancers Society (CCS) and the Quebec Breast Most cancers Basis (QBCF). Over time, we’ve got raised thousands and thousands of {dollars} in assist of the breast most cancers trigger,” she says.

Important Cashmere Assortment 2022 Companions
Creative Director and Canadian vogue present producer, Erika Larva, has led the gathering since its beginnings in 2004. She is joined this 12 months by Stylist Lisa Williams, who’s making her Cashmere Assortment debut.

Internationally recognised vogue photographer Justin Wu captured the gathering in a heavenly picture portfolio obtainable at An award-winning Toronto-based photographer and director, Justin is finest recognized for capturing world-renowned vogue and wonder campaigns, directing high Canadian expertise on Run the Burbs and Kim’s Comfort, and taking Europe by storm working with the likes of Vogue, ELLE and GQ.

Illustrator Monica Smiley introduced the 12 designs to life with inspiring sketches discovered right here.

Lengthy-time assortment companions MAC Cosmetics and FLOW Haircare created ethereal, on-theme appears to be like for editorial pictures and the runway.

Elegant equipment are by SALT Wonderful Jewellery, and L’intervalle offered beautiful footwear.

Calling All Canadians
The 19th Annual Cashmere Assortment is looking on all Canadians to affix in and assist the breast most cancers trigger by collaborating on this 12 months’s Cashmere Vote Couture for the Treatment® at – the place Canadians are invited to vote for his or her favorite design and Cashmere will donate $1 (to a most of $15,000), to the CCS and QBCF within the successful designer’s identify. Voters may also be entered for an opportunity to win a $1,500 money prize.  

All through October, twenty-five cents from the sale of each limited-edition pink package deal of Cashmere Ultraluxe Rest room Tissue goes instantly in the direction of breast most cancers efforts, as much as a most of $65,000

Concerning the Cashmere Assortment  
Based in 2004, the worldwide award-winning Cashmere Assortment is an ardent supporter of Canada’s vogue design neighborhood and the Breast Most cancers trigger. Lots of the best names in Canadian vogue have contributed to the gathering together with Marie Saint Pierre, Greta Constantine, Denis Gagnon, David Dixon, Rudsak, NARCES, Sonny Fong, Stephan Caras, Christopher Paunil, Lucian Matis, Matthew Gallagher, and much too many extra to call drop.

About Cashmere and Kruger Merchandise 
Cashmere Rest room Tissue, Canada’s best-selling model, displays Kruger Merchandise’ dedication to offering the best high quality, Canadian-made tissue merchandise to customers. Kruger Merchandise is considered one of Canada’s main tissue producers and serves the Canadian client market with well-known manufacturers together with Cashmere, Purex, SpongeTowels and Scotties; White Cloud within the U.S., in addition to away-from-home merchandise for industrial and business use throughout Canada and the U.S.

A longstanding and dedicated contributor to the breast most cancers trigger, Kruger Merchandise has supported the Canadian Breast Most cancers Basis (CBCF), now a part of the Canadian Most cancers Society (CCS) for the reason that assortment’s debut in 2004 and is at the moment one of many high 5 nationwide companions supporting the breast most cancers trigger at CCS. 

Kruger Merchandise with greater than 2,700 staff, operates 9 FSC® COC-certified (FSC® C-104904) manufacturing services in North America with headquarters in Toronto and Montreal.

About Breast Most cancers and the Canadian Most cancers Society  
The Canadian Most cancers Society (CCS) is the one nationwide charity that helps Canadians with all cancers in communities throughout the nation. No different group does what we do; we’re the voice for Canadians who care about most cancers. We fund ground-breaking analysis, present a assist system for all these affected by most cancers and form well being insurance policies to stop most cancers and assist these dwelling with the illness.

CCS is the biggest nationwide charitable funder of breast most cancers analysis in Canada. Analysis investments mixed with early detection, and higher remedy therapies have resulted in a 44% lower within the breast most cancers loss of life charge for the reason that late Nineteen Eighties. Extra work must be accomplished as breast most cancers remains to be essentially the most generally identified most cancers and the second main reason for cancer-related deaths amongst ladies in Canada. Funds raised by this partnership shall be invested in CCS’s main breast most cancers analysis and assist applications.

For extra data, please go to right here.

Concerning the Quebec Breast Most cancers Basis 
The Quebec Breast Most cancers Basis is the one philanthropic group to make sure that the advantages of its investments in breast most cancers analysis keep right here in Quebec. In over 28 years, it has raised greater than $61 million and invested it in Quebec in cutting-edge analysis and in defending the pursuits of breast most cancers sufferers and their family members. Via analysis and innovation, assist and schooling, it ensures that individuals with the illness and their households stay the actual focus of its mission. Households, researchers, volunteers and donors all share the identical hope: a future with out breast most cancers. Observe the QBCF on social media by way of Fb, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram. 

Susan Irving, Chief Advertising Officer, Kruger Merchandise; Jay Manuel, Curator; Erika Larva, Creative Director; and the 12 designers of the Cashmere Assortment can be found for interviews. 

For extra data or to schedule an interview, please contact:  
Taffin Sekulin or Lauren Everest at Strategic Targets
E-mail: [email protected] or [email protected]

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