Mercedes Benz StartUp!

Tuesday night was the Western Canadian finals the Mercedes Benz StartUp competition.  100 invite-only fashion professionals watched the 5 semi finalists compete for a chance to show at Toronto Fashion Week.  We are SO EXCITED to announce that the Western Canadian winner is mode's own Malorie Urbanovitch!  Here are some photos from the night, and click here to find out more about the Mercedes Benz StartUp!

Reyel Reid
Malorie Urbanovitch

Rachel Bokenfohr
Eliza Faulkner

Lacey Penner
Malorie Urbanovitch


Sydney Killoh
Nicole Campre

Andrea Heppleston
Nicole Campre

Jo Clark
Eliza Faulkner

Cassandra Turnbull
Nicole Campre


Milli Teyema
Lauren Bagliore

Court Baker
Malorie Urbanovitch

Danielle Goudreau
Nicole Campre

Kendall Shea
Malorie Urbanovitch

Jo Clark
Malorie Urbanovitch

Rachel Bokenfohr
Malorie Urbanovitch


Sherry Alag
Lauren Bagliore

Rachel Bokenfohr Backstage

Sydney and Jo Backstage

Andrea Backstage

Court Baker Backstage

Sherry Alag Backstage

Lacey Penner Backstage

Kendall Backstage

The mode team!
Cammielle Best, Hailey Poole, Nickol Walkemeyer and Michael Meneghetti

Suka's Alisha Schick and Janis Galloway from Dress me Dearly

Super stylist Leah Van Loon!

Malorie Urbanovitch after presenting her collection to the judges

Michael and Malorie celebrating the win!

Hailey and Cammielle from mode

Style Guy and StartUp judge Jared Tabler!

The judges! 
Including Stanley Carroll, Robin Kay from the FDCC, Caroline Gault from Fashion Magazine, Louise Dirks from Gravity Pope and more!

Malorie and Michael