I'm thrilled to be helping to promote a very unique event in Calgary: Sustainable Style YYC. I was first part of this event for 3 years ago and I am happy to be seeing it's third year launch. Sustainable Style YYC showcases local business who are working in both fashion and ethical processes, while also connecting these businesses to consumers and stylish Calgarians. We hope you will join us in celebrating beautiful, ethical fashion!
Where? April 12 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm Civic On Third (130 - 3 Ave SE)
Ever wondered, “Who made my clothes?” Spend the evening with Calgary's leaders in sustainable fashion and cosmetics. Learn how they're collaborating to create beautiful, ethical fashion and personal care products that are making Calgary a more interesting and stylish place.
Discover how to wear your style with pride and make a fashion statement that conveys the human dignity and genuine care for all that surrounds you. You will also:
Learn about and have the chance to win Calgary's Localest T-shirt - a limited edition piece created by Alberta Apparel for REAP's Down to Earth Week.
Learn about and have the chance to win a Be Local Lip Balm - created by Lowen's Skincare to support bumblebee rescue programs in Calgary.
Have the chance to win a Sustainable Style Refresh, including cut & colour, make-up application and spa manicure/pedicure from SwizzleSticks SalonSpa.
Win other incredible prizes from a variety of local businesses.
Learn about the importance of transparency in the fashion supply chain and the benefits of local sourcing.
Meet local designers and retailers to learn what ethical products are available in Calgary (for men and women) to suit your own personal style.
Get tips for making your style more sustainable.
Learn about the global movement that is Fashion Revolution Day.
Enjoy locally sourced refreshments and live music.
Sustainable Style is hosted by REAP Business Association in partnership with Human Touch Events, SwizzleSticks SalonSpa and Studio Intent.