TORONTO — After spending three years working by day at a mineral exploration company to make ends meet and by night on her fashion label, Sarah Stevenson Design, fledgling designer Sarah Stevenson has won the Toronto Fashion Incubator’s New Labels contest and the chance to create a clothing line for Target.
The win, which included a 25,000 Canadian dollar, ($24,750 at current exchange) cash prize, was revealed on April 30 after a runway show before 700 buyers, industry insiders and media on hand at Toronto’s historic event space, The Carlu.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)