Calling all fashionistas and dapper gents: Toronto Fashion Week is back and we’re celebrating couture in style at Everleigh. Join us on October 22 for FASHION POLICE with DJ Jed Harper and an extended 4AM last call. Dress to impress!
Date: Thursday, October 22nd, 10 pm
Where: The Everleigh, 580 King St. West, Toronto
** Extended 4AM License **
On Saturday March 28th, ANOKHI Media celebrated its 12th anniversary event in association with Johnnie Walker. The highly anticipated event was held at Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York, where hundreds gathered to celebrate trailblazing celebrities, honorees, performers, and activists within the South Asian community.
Among the festivities, there was a Red Carpet Celebrity Reception, where the likes of International Actor, Rahul Khanna, Legendary Musical Artist, Manj Musik Legendary Music Producer, Rishi Rich, Actress & Singer, Karen David, Actor, Vinay Virmani Singer-Songwriter, Zameer Rizvi and Stand-Up Comedian, Danish Anwar (and MUCH more!) posed with fans and kept ANOKHI Pulse TV and several other media outlets in action.
Guests enjoyed a scrumptious fusion styled 3-course meal while Buddha bar music played in the background in the Concert Hall.
The Awards-Fashion-Entertainment show was the highlight of the night as South Asian stars graced the stage to accept an array of awards and live performances to entertain the crowd. JUNO Nominated Alysha Brilla performed her latest hits and was presented with the Musical Artist of the Year award.
Celebrity fashion designer Archana Kochhar showcased an exclusive runway show for the first time in North America for Anokhi guests that was full glitz and glam!
Special to this year, ANOKHI Media unveiled and released ‘THE ANOKHI LIST 2015’ – a beautiful coffee table book to celebrate the regional, national and international success stories of some of today’s more prolific South Asian personalities. Only 2,500 copies were produced and guests left the event with the coffee table book and a luxurious gift bag from L’Oreal Paris.
To end the night, guests partied at the After Party with all the special guests and celebrities. The ANOKHI Media’s 12th anniversary event was a great success and CityEvents was honoured to be a partner in the extensive planning process and execution of the event.
Until next year!
Have a great day out with girlfriends to relax, get pampered, and have fun!
Shop at over 450 exhibits and find the best selection of the newest products and services to hit the market for women! Find products and services you can’t find anywhere else! What awaits you:
Festival of Fashion
Discover the latest fashions from daytime outfit to evening glam, sparkling jewelry, chic eyewear, and luxurious lingerie. Take a look at the exhibitors’ fashion collections and watch the models presenting the newest trends for the season!
Beauty & Wellness
Get a healthy new outlook on life! Explore alternative medicine, vitamin supplements, cosmetic procedures, diet and nutrition assessments, and massage therapy.
Travel and Adventure
You like fun and relaxation? Discover everything from golfing, fitness clubs, adventure sports and spa retreats. Be part of a quick and easy fitness workout or discover the deep breathing of yoga to cleanse your mind. Or make plans for your next holidays with the help of travel pros!
World of Taste
Taste great food at the gourmet fare like decadent treats and sweets, savory snacks and revitalizing refreshments. Discover new food and beverage products, entertainment ideas and wholesome recipes! What also awaits you: Organic Orchard, Specialty Square, Wine & Spirits, Gluten Free Garden, Sweet Treats,Tropical cuisine
Business and Career Centre
Get help for starting your own business or making a career move. Identify the services which will help you to transition into a new beginning. Choose training programs, continuing education, money management, franchise opportunities and investment strategies.
House, Home & Design
Use simple tips and tricks to freshen up a room or renovate the entire home. Find all the resources you need to rejuvenate your surroundings from custom organization and closets, expert advice, and the perfect accessories! Moreover, there is a special section for pets.
You can also ask interior designers how to refresh your interior design. Are you sick and tired of the design of a key feature in your house? Join interior designers and decorators at Designer’s Corner at the Social Media Contest Hub all weekend.
Further highlights of the event include shopping, free samples, free makeovers, fashion shows, informative workshops, cooking stage demos, food and wine sampling, decorating and ideas, celebrity appearances, health advice, great prizes, and a lot more! It’s an incredible girl’s day out! For more information, visit www.nationalwomenshow.com.
Get ready TORONTO – this fall at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) for the first time ever you will have a chance to take a journey through the world of a musician, performer, and style icon David Bowie. This exhibition is from the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum in London, England, where over 300 objects from Bowie’s personal collection has been featured throughout five decades. The show reveals the innovative artist’s collaborations in the fields of fashion, sound, theater and film.
•more than 50 stage costumes including Ziggy Stardust bodysuits (19
72) designed by Freddie Burretti;
•music videos by David Mallet including Boys Keep Swinging (1979) and Let’s Dance (1983);
•set designs created for the Diamond Dogs tour (1974);
•Kansai Yamamoto’s flamboyant creations for the Aladdin Sane tour (1973);
•photographs by Helmut Newton, Brian Duffy and John Rowlands;
•album sleeve artwork by Guy Peellaert and Edward Bell; and
•excerpts from films and live performances including Top of the Pops (1972), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) and Saturday Night Live (1979)
To join this extravaganza it will be occurring from September 25, 2013 to November 27, 2013.
For more information visit http://www.ago.net/david-bowie-is-coming-to-the-ago-this-fall
On June 10th started the world’s first Canada Philippine Fashion Week in Toronto. This 6 day event celebrated Philippe Independence Day in style and Kol Hope foundation for Children was serving as the beneficiary of the inaugural launch.
This week was proudly sponsored by PLDT, Philippine’s largest telecommunications company, GMA International, Scotiabank, San Miguel, Philippine Airlines, Lexus Downtown, Shangri-La Toronto, Kevin Murphy and Max’s of Manila.
PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion week had a lot to offer. From an opening night party hosted by Lexus Downtown, to a fashion exhibit at The Thompson Hotel or a dinner of couture cuisine and cocktails, CPFW had something for everyone’s tastes. At the big fashion show at Roy Thomson Hall many local celebrities like Steven & Chris were in attendance and local fashion designers presented their collections which were later showcased at the new GotStyle in the Distillery.
Canada Philippine Fashion Week is a non-profit organization aimed at showcasing fashion, culture, creativity and artistry of Filipinos in Canada and the Philippines. With over 800,000 Filipinos in Canada alone, it also aims to enhance public awareness, image, and the rise of Filipino fashion on the world stage, and to open up the fashion trade between both countries.
To get more information, go visit the website