The REMIX Project and FLARE Magazine put a spin on the season's hottest
TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - On November 14, 2013, Toronto Eaton Centre
will kick off downtown Toronto's Christmas season with a two-part
fashion presentation curated by FLARE Magazine and reinterpreted by The REMIX Project.
"Toronto Eaton Centre is proud to be located within an incredible
multicultural city and we embrace this diversity throughout our
Christmas celebrations," said Meredith Vlitas, Senior Marketing
Director, Toronto Eaton Centre. "This year, we look forward to having
our guests join us in seeing Christmas a little differently, as we
celebrate the season of giving and shine light on local talent."
Beginning at noon in Centre Court, models from Elite will encircle
Toronto Eaton Centre's 50-foot Christmas tree while FLARE Magazine Senior Style and Market Editor, Truc Nguyen, shows off FLARE's
hottest minimalist and maximalist trends for holiday 2013.
At 6 p.m., the fashion show finale will feature styling from graduates
of The REMIX Project, while a DJ conducts live remixes on traditional
and contemporary Christmas songs selected by guests in real-time,
through social media.
"Throughout November, we will announce additional programs aimed at
providing inclusive and exciting activities for our guests and their
families this Christmas, while giving back to those who need it most
within our community," said Vlitas.
The evening will introduce many Christmas programs that will run
throughout the season focused on bringing the spirit of Christmas to
shoppers. As part of the launch, clothing from the evening, as well as
a $250 Cadillac Fairview SHOP! CARD®, will be donated to Dress for Success.
About Toronto Eaton Centre
Stretching two full city blocks North from Yonge and Queen and one city
block west from Yonge and Dundas, Toronto Eaton Centre is among
Canada's most recognizable landmarks, and one of the country's
best-known retail shopping destinations. With more than 235 retailers,
restaurants and services in the heart of downtown, Toronto Eaton Centre
is the city's premier urban destination. Toronto Eaton Centre is owned
and managed by The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd, one of North
America's largest investors, owners and managers of commercial real
estate. For more information about the Toronto Eaton Centre, visit torontoeatoncentre.com.
About FLARE Magazine
For more than 30 years, FLARE has been Canada's iconic fashion media
brand. Every month, more than 1.2 million style-minded readers turn to
FLARE for world-class fashion and beauty inspiration. As a
multiplatform brand, FLARE and FLARE.com transport their readers and
engaged digital community with an intimate look at art, architecture,
décor, film, food, literature, movies, health and design. With almost
400,000 followers on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr and Twitter, FLARE is
available in print, online, tablet and smartphone. FLARE is owned and
operated by Rogers Media Inc., a division of Rogers Communications. For
more information about FLARE Magazine, visit FLARE.com.
About The REMIX Project
The REMIX Project was created in order to help level the playing field
for young people from disadvantaged, marginalized and underserved
communities. Our programs and services serve youth who are trying to
enter into the creative industries or further their formal education;
The REMIX Project provides top-notch alternative, creative, educational
programs, facilitators and facilities. Our mission is to help refine
the raw talents of young people from across the GTA in order to help
them find success as participants define it and on their own terms. For
more information about The REMIX Project, visit theremixproject.ca
SOURCE: Toronto Eaton Centre
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