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What Makes Greater Montréal a Fashion Capital?

Greater Montréal is packed to the brim with designers each as talented as the next. From t-shirts with bold designs and haute couture to ready-to-wear and recycled fur, their creations make Greater Montréal a hot spot for creative fashion. Here’s a short guide to this fashion hub.

 

Photo credit : Chantal Lévesque

 

Mmode 

This organization brings together industry players and has an ambitious goal: place Montréal among the leading fashion capitals. Thanks to its work on image, labour, innovation and export, the Mmode tribe is a must for those working in fashion in Greater Montréal.

 

ModeMontréal

This is the site for all of your Montréal fashion news. This blog covers fashion shows, collaborations and fresh labels while the indispensible calendar and map found on their site keep you abreast of events and retailers, so you’re sure never to miss a thing!  

 

Festival Mode & Design

What would the world capital of festivals be without an event hailing local fashionistas and designers? This annual fashion and design festival immerses its visitors in the effervescent world of Great Montréal fashion designers.  

 

The Big Fashion Sale by Québec Designers

This premier event for bargain-hunting trendsetters brings together over a hundred designers who sell their samples and overstock with discounts ranging from 50% to 80%. A shopping event you simply cannot miss!

Did you know? 

Unlike their counterparts in New York and Paris, Great Montréal fashion designers are approachable. The Big Fashion Sale and studio sales like Grover and ateliers Capitol, are the perfect place to meet them. Sign-up for your favourite brand’s newsletters to stay informed about their special events.

The Big Fashion Sale and studio sales like Grover and ateliers Capitol, are the perfect place to meet Montréal fashion designers.