It was a busy BC Fashion Week of shows & parties, with the much anticipated spring 2008 collection from Christina Darling presented on the main stage by THEY Representation, followed by THEY Rep’s much sought after photographic exhibit & cocktail party, featuring the works of:
Photographers seen here with their work & agent Gina Hole of THEY Rep, and Dexter Quinto with model Morgan, who was the subject in his photographs.
View the multi-media presentation featuring the music of Angela Kelman.
The room was packed with the ‘who’s’ of fashion, photography, advertising, music & media:
Designer & Fashion Week’s collection “Darling”- Christina Darling with sponsor & THEY Rep director Gina Hole
Much Music host & segment Producer Lauren Toyota, Opulence Magazine Editor Crystal Carson (holding a Belvedere martini) with ION Magazine photo editor Fiona Garden.
The tables are turned for Vancouver Sun & Vancouver Magazine’s social, event, and “Man about Town” columnist Malcolm Parry with wife Nancy & Gina Hole.
Samba & jazz crooner Angela Kelman sang, backed by her band the Polyester Philharmonics, with an impromptu guest appearance from her fabulous former Farmer’s Daughter band mate, Jake Leiske!
Johnny Bellas, personal hair & makeup artist to Sarah Mclachlan & show hair designer for the Christina Darling collection, poses here with Christina’s collection models (with, of course, hair styled by Johnny B!).
Featured photographer Jocelyn Fortier, whom is also the Creative Director for Kenzie, MAC & JAC and Kenzie Girl campaigns, enjoys a glass of Pink Champaign with fashion friends in black.
Savannah Leiske studies the ‘wall of tears’ exhibit; two 40 foot walls of tear sheets hung, from many of the magazine work shot by THEY Artists & Photographers
Stylist Leila Bani reacts to the 40 foot ‘wall of tears’ with almost all of Leila’s editorial styling…
Photographer Dexter Quinto, surrounded by smitten models who knows he is the much sought after beauty & fashion photographer!
Creative director Sue Lee of Bootlegger, with Gina Hole and Los Angeles based photographer Odette Sugerman. With her work featured in the group exhibit, Odette flew up just in time for the event, to celebrate the display of her sexy, iconic B & W photographs of Pamela Anderson.
Dan Nguyen, THEY Rep hairstylists & makeup artist, & proud new owner of Lure, the hottest new hair salon in Vancouver (www.luresalon.ca ), poses with long time friend & singer Angela Kelman. Dan has worked with Kelman of the former Farmer’s Daughter group as the female trio’s personal hairstylist for many years.
Makeup designer for Christina Darling’s collection, & hair stylist Sonia Leal-Serafim, cozies up to movie SPFX explosives specialist, Andrew Sculthorp.
David Ellingsen discusses his work with interested onlookers.
Jason Matlo & team out in support of friends Christina Darling & THEY Rep.
Bartenders stylishly pour cocktails hosted by event sponsors Pink Champaign & Belvedere vodka.