Vancouver Fashion Week SS23
Day 1 Show Recap
VANCOUVER, BC, 20 October— Vancouver Fashion Week (VFW) Spring/Summer 2023 returned with a bevy of show-stopping designers on 20 October 2022. VFW is a global platform for local Vancouver and international designers and brands, featuring talent from Ukraine, Canada, Japan, and the USA.
The inaugural evening of Vancouver Fashion Week Spring/Summer ’23 began with an Indigenous welcome and a proclamation from the City of Vancouver. Local Vancouver fashion industry members were recognized for their work, including the Nancy Mak Scholarship Award Recipients Dryden Serada and Atelier Coin, followed by encouraging speeches from Vancouver City Councillors Lisa Dominato and Michael Wiebe.
About Vancouver Fashion Week (VFW): Established in 2001, Vancouver Fashion Week has been dedicated to cultivating the success of both established and award-winning emerging designers with its global perspective and highly multicultural approach. Championing diversity as its greatest strength, Vancouver Fashion Week has become the second-largest fashion week in North America. It is one of the fastest-growing fashion weeks in the world. The team at VFW continues to provide its designers with a platform for their craft and ongoing opportunities for commerce and success.