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Aug 21, 2015

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

By: ELLE Canada

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Aug 21, 2015

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

By: ELLE Canada

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Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Rad Hourani

“The collection is what I would call unisex architectural, with timeless forms that elongate the body for extreme comfort.” – Rad Hourani The look: Viscose and polyester jacket, scarf and pants (RAS by Rad Hourani), felt hat (Saint Laurent), leather gloves (Portolano) and pony and leather frame handbag (Michael Kors Collection) READ MORE: Aussie trendsetters we've got our eyes on

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Tanya Taylor

“For fall 2015, I was inspired by slick, aquatic textures and the tension created when oil diffuses in water.” – Tanya Taylor The look: Patent-leather and wool-jersey jacket, polyester and cotton knit pullover and patent-leather miniskirt (Tanya Taylor), faux-fur collar (Diesel) and vinyl thigh-high boots (Pleaser) READ MORE: Model-approved leather jackets to buy now

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Denis Gagnon

“I wanted to create a collection to suit an urban warrior. Women should feel protected in the clothes they wear–like they can be themselves.” – Denis Gagnon The look: Cotton bow blouse and neoprene full skirt (Denis Gagnon), felt hat (Almar Kyi Kyi), fringed suede handbag (Roger Vivier) and leather boots (Michael Kors Collection) READ MORE: Everything you need to know to style a Mom skirt this season

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Sid Neigum

"I like to work under pressure, so I always make a few things the day of the show, and this happens to be one of those day-of creations. I was going for something angelic but also with tons of volume.” – Sid Neigum The look: Polyester maxidress (Sid Neigum), vinyl gloves (LaCrasia), faux-patent-leather booties (Aldo) and felt hat (Diesel) READ MORE: Dress like a fashion editor this week

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Greta Constantine

“For us, fall 2015 was about a return to individuality in dressing up. Richly hued silks and wools paired with striking couture-like silhouettes give a timeless air to the collection.” – Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong of Greta Constantine The look: Silk-taffeta coat and matching pants (Greta constantine), knit turtleneck (C?a va de soi), vinyl gloves (LaCrasia) and vinyl thigh-high boots (Pleaser) READ MORE: How to wear a sky-high slit (if you're not Kendall Jenner)

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Erdem

“The woman this season is like a young Claudia Cardinale or Romy Schneider, but she has come undone. She has cut up things from her grandmother’s ward- robe and stitched them together with upholstery fabric.” – Erdem Moralioglu of Erdem The look: Silk-brocade coat dress and leather booties (Erdem), fur scarf (natural furs), Nylon tights (Mondor) and suede bag (Roger Vivier) READ MORE: 20 pieces with cheeky slogans we love

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Melissa Nepton

“This collection is for a strong, confident woman who is also an eternal romantic.” – Melissa Nepton The look: Quilted Polyurethane and polyester coat and neoprene dress (Melissa Nepton), Nylon and wool tights (Mondor) and leather and fur booties (BCBGMAXAZRIA) READ MORE: 20+ fashion labels that are easy on the planet

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: DSquared2

“This collection is more about experimentation and details: Tribal influences and royal references mix with an eccentric aesthetic, luxurious materials and artisanal details.” – Dean & Dan Caten of DSquared2 The look: Sheepskin and wool aviator jacket, cotton T-shirt, fringed wool skirt and leather belt and sandals (DSquared2) READ MORE: Get out of a fashion rut with these quick outfit fixes

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada

Canadian designers dish on their fall collections

Canadian designers: Smythe

“As we move into the colder weather, we favour voluminous coats and unstructured jackets layered with textured knits and faux furs for a luxurious yet informal mood.” – Andrea Lenczner and Christie Smythe of Smythe The look: Mongolian-fur jacket (worn on shoulders), alpaca-wool sweater and wool pants (Smythe) and leather and fur booties (BCBGMAXARIA) Shoot credits: Leda & St. Jacques (Photographers); Model, Steph Smith (Elite Toronto); Art direction, Denis Desro; Hair & makeup, Nicolas Blanchet (Folio Montreal/Tresemmé/M.A.C); Stylist, Anthony Mitropoulos; Stylist's assistant, Rima Chahime; Digital technician, Yanive Nizar; Photographer's assistant, Martin Lacrois. READ MORE: The most fashionable Snapchatters to follow now

By: ELLE Canada Source: Leda & St. Jacques Credits: ELLE Canada
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