Join ZHURI Magazine Sat. June 23rd for A Seat At The Table!

Join ZHURI magazine Saturday, June 23rd at 25 Liberty St. for their first event “A Seat at the Table” happening from 12:30pm- 4:30pm. This highly anticipated fashion networking brunch, will feature masterclasses from some of Toronto’s most influential African fashion creatives. The event features an amazing line-up of vendors to host their pop up shop marketplace. The goal of the event is to build a collective of African innovators in the city, who can work towards connecting African creators and consumers. In between guest speakers, guests can vibe to afrobeats, enjoy brunch, shop and enter in luxury raffles and silent auction (which include gifts from Prada, Versace, Chloe and featured vendors). To top things off- the magazine will be revealing their Editor- In-Chief and launch date at the event! Everyone will be leaving with a swag bag filled with sponsored merch. Shall we say more? Spots are limited so grab your tickets ASAP for this summer’s most memorable networking event.

 

Buy your tickets from eventbrite or at the door for $35 -until 2pm.Cash, debit and credit card accepted for entry and raffle tickets. Raffle tickets: $4 each or 3 for $10. Silent auction: Starting at $15.

 

ZHURI MAGAZIN

ZHURI is the first interactive print magazine setting the standards for creators and consumers of luxury African fashion, beauty and travel using augmented reality. By bridging the gap from offline to online, we’ve designed the perfect way to introduce African luxury to the global market. Directly defining – what it looks like, where it comes from and where to buy it. Through fundraisers like “A Seat at the table” ZHURI is building capital to publish its first issue later this year. If you like what they’re doing and want to help their vision come to life, feel free to contribute to their Kickstarter campaign.

 

Event planning by: Kifahari Events


Guest Speakers:

Yomi Adefala

Yomi Adefala is a Fashion stylist best known for her Bold Aesthetics and personal Style. With more than ten years working hands-on in the modeling and fashion industries, her involvement in many facets allows her to truly understand the benefits and importance of the collaboration process amongst creatives. She has worked with reputable clients on a variety of shoots from high fashion editorials to advertising campaigns, commercials, fashion shows, and film. well respected in the industry, professionalism, attention to detail, and ability to always think outside the box is what she guarantees every client. @yomistyling     www.yomistyling.com

Nezariel Scott

Nezariel Scott is a Digital Content Producer for Rogers Entertainment’s Video Department where she oversees the creation of viral videos for FLARE, HELLO Canada and KiSS FM.

Nana Bediako

Nana Bediako also known as Mr. Tailor is a Canadian Artist, Fashion Designer, and a Bespoke Tailor. He is a recent graduate from the Toronto Film School’s Fashion Design program and the University of Waterloo’s Fine Arts program. He is currently taking a multi-disciplinary approach in melding together a career in painting and bespoke tailoring. @nanabediako  @mrtailorclub @mesfnplay

Yaw Tony

Yaw Tony is a Ghanaian-Canadian artist/designer based in Toronto; he is the founder of Elohim Studio (Architectural and Design Studios) and LLiM (Life Liveth In Me, LLiM) a textiles brand and visual communication projects. www.yawtony.com   @YawTony   @lifeliveth

Bismark Adomako

Bismark Adomako is a Toronto based Fashion stylist, Creative Director and Social Media Influencer who has been a fashion lover since high school. His work has reached industry platforms such as Toronto Life Magazine, Yourmorning CTV, Essence and Marks Canada. @Mr_Adomako


Vendors

Papaya and Co

Batik Boutik

Jé Noir Naturals

Subtle Expressions

Golden Narrative

Bôhten

African Royalty

Bouswari

Delovet

Finer Body Co.

 

Sponsors:

Afia Beauty

The Kscope

The Afro Fusion Spot

KIWT

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