Discover the stories that make up our Blanche World.
From connecting with industry professionals to embracing a culture of inclusivity, the journey was transformative. Now, as a Fabric Cutter/Upcycler at Frankie Collective, I continue to champion sustainability and inclusivity, crafting a better future.
Hilary MacMillan, a rising star in fashion, has been awarded a $25,000 grant from Amazon Canada in recognition of her outstanding accomplishments. Get ready to witness her unstoppable ascent to even greater heights!
Alex S. Yu, a Fashion Design Graduate, Blanche Macdonald Instructor, and a mainstay of Vancouver Fashion Week since 2014 made his triumphant return to the runway this April with his collection “Capsule 002.” As the name would suggest, this collection serves as the introduction to Alex S. Yu’s new direction as a capsule-based brand.
Two talented Fashion Design alumni take to the runway in their first ever Vancouver Fashion Week, showcasing their hard work and tremendous skillset in fashion’s favourite form – A finished garment. Blanche Macdonald Graduates Sujitha Shivajothi and Laila Aouinati speak on their experience behind the curtain and the inspiration behind their debut designs.
Motivated to put Vancouver on the map as a major fashion destination, design grads Graham Hood, Matthew Harrison and Marcus Quon have founded a unique creative haven. Their budding business, In House Creations, rents space to artists and produces branded merchandise for clients, but the beating heart of the business is the streetwear brand Sans Parole. When it comes to this In House one thing is clear: this is a design collaborative that celebrates art, community, and—of course—fashion.