Connery_Sean_001_with_Aston_Martin_DB5.jpgJames Bond is Canadian designer Christopher Bates’ top style icon (we can see why). Photo courtesy of Getty Images.

We all have our style icons – those impossibly put together individuals of the real and fictional sort who continually breathe life into our own sartorial choices (what would the little black dress have been without
Holly Golightly?) So we polled a few of our favourite Canadian designers to share with us the muses who inspire them personally, and in the looks they create for everyone else.