Style Dossier :: September 25

Photo: Gerry Weber Collection. Designer label available locally at TK Clothing.

Fashion News

The Helm Clothing (10125 104 Street) an upscale men's clothing store, is now open. The shop sells top-end weekend wear and business attire - and offers a much needed men's shopping experience to Edmonton's retail landscape.

For Edmonton’s fashion-scene, it’s been a long time since a store opening has elicited as much excitement as Simons. Fashion retailer Simons will open this September at West Edmonton Mall. Home to designer brands like Stella McCartney, Carven, Philip Lim, Chloe, Alexander McQueen and Balmain, Simons is building an impressive store fusing art, innovation and creativity. Simons has postponed its grand opening until October 17.

For stylish home goods and professional cookwear, home chefs will delight in the opening of Williams-Sonoma West Edmonton Mall.


Birthday Party + Collection Launch: Coup {Garment Boutique} celebrates its second birthday and the official launch of Angélique Chmielewski's FW12 Collection. Sip wine and save 15% off new fall/winter collections on Thursday, September 27 from 5pm-8pm.

Wardrobe Seminar: TK Clothing (10127 - 124 Street) is hosting a complimentary wardrobe building seminar. Learn how to flawlessly pull together stylish and professional outfits. Seminar takes place on Tuesday, October 2 from 5-7pm. Download your free tickets.

Fashion Show: Don’t miss the FLARE World Runway taking place on Thursday, October 4th at the Art Gallery of Alberta. Flare, Canada’s fashion magazine, will share this fall’s must have international fashion and beauty trends. fashion weeks. All guests will receive TRESemmé hair touchups, Cointreau cocktails, Bottle Green Beverages, appetizers, FLARE gift bags and more. Each ticket will include a 1 year subscription to FLARE magazine. Tickets are $32 each.

Trunk Show: Preview and shop Marie Saint Pierre Spring 2013 collection at the trunk show at Blu's on Tuesday, October 2 from 11am-5pm.

Fashion With Compassion: With an ‘Affair to Remember’ theme, this year’s Fashion with Compassion is going old Hollywood glamour with good eats and smart cocktails. Enjoy lunch or dinner served with the latest trends in fashion, lingerie, and accessories. Proceeds from the event will go towards Growing Compassion to expand Sorrentino’s Compassion House, a home away from home for people traveling to Edmonton for breast cancer treatment. Buy your tickets: Luncheon tickets ($100 each) or dinner tickets ($250 each). Event takes place on October 11 at the Shaw Conference Centre.

My Filosopy + Joeffer Caoc: Get ready for a high fashion event staged by My Filosophy complete with cocktails and a fashion show by Canadian designer, Joeffer Caoc. Save the date (Friday, November 2) and buy your ticket ($100 early bird, $125 regular). Proceeds to support the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation.