Alumnus Simon Bélanger Wins CAFA Award
Simon Bélanger, alumnus of Domus Academy’s Master in Fashion Design program and co-founder of the UNTTLD brand, has won the CAFA Swarovski Emerging Talent of the Year Award – Fashion.
UNTTLD (untitled) is a high-end women’s clothing line that reflects a sense of power and drama where the historic, the exotic, and the futuristic come together to create timeless, elegant pieces. UNTTLD supports high-end fashion manufacturing in Canada by producing 100% of their products in their own atelier in Montreal. The line is distributed in specialty boutiques across Canada. It is the ongoing collaborative work of designers José Manuel St-Jacques and Simon Bélanger.
CAFA, the Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards, celebrates outstanding achievement and emerging talent in the Canadian fashion industry. The jury is composed of 35 influential members of the Canadian arts and fashion community, who proclaimed the UNTTLD co-founders the emerging talent of the year.
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