Fashion & Design Festival 2016

fashion and design festival 20162Montreal has always been known as a stylish city.  It makes sense then that we have a Fashion & Design Festival.  Clothes and the way we look has always been on Montrealers’ radars.  The week will be comprised of fashion shows, films, music, and workshops.

 

Here is a sampling of what is going on over the six days of the festival:

 

The First Monday in May

When:  August 12-14, 2016

Where:  Cinema du Parc

Time:  7 :00 p.m.

What:  THE FIRST MONDAY IN MAY is a film which depicts the origins of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s most attended fashion exhibition in history, “China: Through The Looking Glass,” a look at Chinese-inspired Western fashions by Costume Institute curator Andrew Bolton.

 

Pop Up Shops

When:  August 17-20, 2016

Where:  Quartier des Spectacles

Time:  12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

What: Clothes for sale from the likes of Stylunic, Sass, Lovan M, and Le Cartel.

 

 

Live Sketching with Luciano-Studio, Designer Luciano Chu Jannière

When:  August 17-19, 2016

Where:  Quartier des Spectacles

Time:  4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

What:  Luciano will sketch your clothes for you to keep

 

Fonkynson

When:  August 19, 2016

Where:  Casino de Montreal

Time:  6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

What:  DJ will play music.

 

The Virgin Radio Studio

When:  August 17-20, 2016

Where:  Quartier des Spectacles

Time:  7:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

What:  Host Lisa Kisber will discuss fashion with some of the industry’s biggest names.

 

 

Additional Information:

-Dates:  August 15-20, 2016

-Venues:  Quartier des Spectacles, Montreal Casino, S.A.T., Cinema du Parc

-Website:  www.festivalmodedesign.com/en

 

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