Indigenous Fashion week kicks off in Toronto

Indigenous fashion week has kicked off in Toronto. It’s the first time the city has hosted a celebration of Indigenous art and clothing.

Editor’s Note: This story referred to the 2018 event as the first ever, as per the event’s press release. However, it has been brought to our attention that the city of Toronto has hosted a similar event previously. We regret the error.  

Indigenous fashion week has kicked off in Toronto.

The four day event showcases 23 designers from Canada, the US and Greenland.

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Beverly is a member of the Tootinaowaziibeeng First Nation in Manitoba. She has worked in media for over a decade, including broadcast, film and the arts. She joined APTN in January 2017 from Regina, SK where she was a video journalist for CTV and Indigenous Circle.