Celebrate Women’s History Month and show some love to local designers by supporting these Canadian women-led fashion brands.
In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, we are highlighting Canadian women-led small businesses. From hair accessories to statement sweaters, you can find all your fashionable favorites close to home.
If this is a luxury after you, look no further than Cydia. Fashion industry veteran Erin Kleinberg named her brand in high casual clothing after her beloved grandmother. For a slow fashion statement, see architect-designer Ashley Phillips’ handbag line, Azure Lazuli. Philips’ structured bags are made entirely by hand in Toronto – we like the idea of treating a special handcrafted piece as a future family heirloom.
Channel your inner boss with Rosa Halper’s leather jacket from your brand The Namesake. Helper’s collection of luxury leather jackets is named after influential women, with none other than United States Vice President Kamala Harris.
Click below for our top selections from Canadian fashion brands founded by women.
For more, see the list of brands that are giving back to women’s causes.