You’re Invited: Couture For a Cause Fashion Show

The Hairdressers for Love and Peace Foundation, led by Daniel Fiorio of Salon Daniel, invites you to a one-of-a-kind fashion experience!  In support of Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH), local hairstylists and fashion designers are coming together to host the inaugural Couture for a Cause Yorkville Fashion Show. Taking place August 1st from 5 pm – 10:30 pm, this outdoor fashion event will transform the Village of Yorkville Park into a stunning runway, featuring local designers and boutiques, a 2000-foot runway, and 60 models!

Bloor-Yorkville Salons Support CAMH

The evening will kick off with a Red Carpet VIP arrival from 5 pm to 6 pm, accompanied by the smooth sounds of a Jazz/Lounge DJ. The runway shows will begin at 6:15 pm, featuring a series of captivating collections from local Canadian designers, interspersed with DJ and live music performances, including a special set by Kevin Hearn of the Barenaked Ladies. Participating Bloor-Yorkville salons include Salon Daniel, Earth Salon, Salt Beauty, Axe & Hatchet Grooming Club, and Leonetti + Co Salon

Attendance is free, however, for a donation to the Hairdressers for Love and Peace Foundation, guests can reserve seats and tables, which include light bites and champagne. Food and beverage offerings are being prepared by some of the top Bloor-Yorkville restaurants: Sassafraz, Sofia, Sushi Inn, Dimmi Trattoria, ONE, Kasa Moto, with espresso and gelato by Zaza.

Free Outdoor Fashion Show

Event Schedule

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Red Carpet VIP arrival with Jazz/Lounge DJ Performance.
6:00 pm: Welcome/Introduction by MCs Daniel Fiorio and Susan Langdon from Toronto Fashion Incubator.
6:15 pm: First fashion show with shows every 15 minutes until  7:45 pm.
8:00 pm: Thank you speeches
8:10 pm -10:00 pm: Kevin Hearn and other music performances.

Participating Designers & Boutiques:

Leone Napoli: An exquisite menswear line in Bloor-Yorkville, merging classic Italian tailoring with modern designsMr. Saturday: An emerging, storytelling brand founded by 27-year-old Toronto-based designer Joey Gollish.
Demascare: An aspiring luxury brand that creates awe-inspiring women’s and gender-neutral clothing, focusing on innovation, sustainability, and community.
Shelli Oh: An Indonesian Canadian designer of high-end luxury womenswear and menswear collections that inspire joy and a touch of whimsy.
David Dixon: Known for combining luxury with functionality and the classic with the modern.
Adam X Atelier: Luxury womenswear featuring eclectic yet elegant designs that combine structured tailoring with soft draping.

Whether you choose to stop in for a portion of the evening, gather with friends and watch from the park, or opt to reserve a table for the evening, we invite you to join us for this glamorous and unique evening out! Walk the red carpet, enjoy the latest in fashion, and be part of a great cause. For more information, please visit the Hairdressers for Peace and Love event website.