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TJX Canada and Humber, London Calling 

This was a very special window install for us because it is the first of its kind; a corporate sponsored window display featuring merchandise from Winners, HomeSense and Marshall's courtesy of our friends at TJX Canada. Alvina Cassiani, Dean, Humber College, The Business School and Connie McCulloch, Executive Vice President TJX Canada have forged a long term partnership that rewards talented students from Humber's fashion programs with employment opportunities at TJX Canada.

Students worked diligently shopping as many TJX locations in the GTA as possible to create the perfect looks for the window which featured English country cottage chic fashions to reflect the theme, "London Calling". Vintage trunks courtesy of HomeSense were purchased in volume to create an interesting travel prop for the mannequins who were perched on top of the trunks while viewing maps of the United Kingdom. The window display was professionally photographed and time lapse video was created to document the behind the scenes development of the window. Imagery offers students an amazing portfolio piece that they can use upon graduation when the search for meaningful work begins.

A follow-up event at The Fashion Institute on October 10th, 2013 introduced fashion students to the TJX Canada executive team. It was a great networking night for fashion students and a wonderful venue to showcase student work and the truly fabulous finds courtesy of Winners, HomeSense and Marshall's.

Humber Fashion students teamed up with TJX Canada to
bring a taste of London to the Fashion Institute.

Professional Photography
Fashion imagery in the window:
Juan Carlos Algarin

Window display photography:
James Doiron

Time Lapse Video
 Creative Media Specialist (Humber Creative Photography Program) Alumni
:
Anthony Saleh

Faculty Support
Humber College:

Kimberley Rich

 Associate Deans:
James Cullin
Avril Carnovale

 Program Coordinators:
Pauline Ashworth
Norma Ouellette

Window Installation Credits
students

Fashion Management Degree Program (Production Coordinator):
Olivia Cheyne

Fashion Arts Program (Alumni):
Samantha Samuel
Chanel McCollin
Maria Jose Garcia
Andre Glashen

Fashion Management Degree Program:
Bronte Norris
Alexa Fragale
Stephanie Portelance

Fashion Arts Diploma Program:
Aleesha Begg
Tamika Barnes
Sarah Cernetti
Kayla Bustard
Dwight Balutan

Fashion Arts Diploma (Alumni):
Jennifer Accardo

Public Relations (Post Graduate Program) Alumni:
Avori Cheyne

Fashion Arts Diploma Program:
Heidi Emisch
Leesa Coleman
Leslie Wright
Samantha Munoz
Crystal Oscar-Few
Leah Kichula
Mohini Tailor
Allicia Kwakye

A special thanks to:
Manager Creative Store Design:
Keith Burlton

Campus Talent Acquisition Specialist:
Natasha Reichen

Digital Assets Coordinator (Marketing) from TJX Canada:
Simon Cheung

for their support executing this very special window display.