Day One of Vancouver Kids Fashion Week Fall Winter 2022, evoked awes and applause from the audience as the kid’s designers showcased their latest collections. With designers from Mexico and Canada. Their vibrant and friendly designs were met with marvelous reception.
PK BEANS was at Vancouver Kids Fashion Week and started as a grassroots company fourteen years ago in Richmond, British Columbia, set out to create clothes for children to easily play in. Designer Traci Costa captivated the runway with stylish monotone sweaters and whimsically patterned dresses. Traci utilized a floral palette of bright pinks, earthy greens, and blues. Model’s floral headpieces added a layer of fantasy and nature to a line dedicated to comfort, durability, and style.
Nolo Mx, was founded in December 2017. The main creator of the project is the emergent Designer, Luis Corrales, better known as Manolo. Manolo creates iconic pieces of clothing with a lot of different materials, and shapes, detailed with chain and ribbon embellishments. The designs in today’s Vancouver Kids Fashion Week shows mainly included oversized street style paired with playful use of vivid, monotone colors such as neon greens, blues, and blacks.
Goodbuyandhello is an upscale kids consignment boutique in Yaletown, Vancouver. On the runway for Vancouver Kids Fashion Week, models paired reflective silver skirts with woolen blazers and thick plaid skirts with animal-inspired accessories. The collection was stunned with cheeky accessories, layering, and neutral colors such as brown, white, and pale green. Designs displayed an elevated blend of the preppy and the playful, creating a formal line for kids while still honoring their childish hearts.
All photos taken by Arun Nevader