From the press release:
TORONTO, ON – A stunning vision of Fashion with Compassion™ took to the runway in Toronto at the Eighth Annual White Cashmere Collection on Wednesday, September 28 at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Fifteen established and emerging Canadian designers crafted garments and accessories in 100 per cent pure, soft and luxurious Cashmere Bathroom Tissue, Canada’s best-selling brand, to support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s vision of creating a future without breast cancer.
The White Cashmere Collection, which debuted in 2004, has featured 87 top Canadian designers. This year’s show features an awesome cast of fashion luminaries including Philip Sparks, Marika Brose, José-Manuel St-Jacques, Christopher Paunil, LIZARES by Brian Maristela, L’autre Couture by Luko Marion, Carrie Hayes, Jason Matlo, Richard Robinson, LOVAS by Wesley Badanjak, Simon Bélanger, Hoax Couture by Chris Tyrell and Jim Searle, Franco Mirabelli, Ever Thine hats by Mikki Rizvi and accessories by Rita Tesolin.
The White Cashmere Collection highlights the brand’s support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation and includes high-fashion BT couture photography; a breathtaking runway show; a consumer contest and online fundraiser; and a month-long display in The Bay’s flagship store windows at Yonge and Queen Streets in Toronto and on Rue Sainte-Catherine in Montreal.