Local Buttons Distilled Trunk Show

Toronto-based refurbished clothing line, Local Buttons is holding a trunk show this coming Thursday, July 19th to help send them off to their next trip to Haiti.

Designed in Toronto and produced in Haiti, Local Buttons is a sustainable social enterprise from Consuelo McAlister (who was the runner-up of the Eveleen Dollery Award at this year’s Passion For Fashion Awards) and Anne Pringle. Their ethical and eco-friendly clothing line is created from second hand clothing and sewn in Port-au-Prince, Haiti by sewers working for the NGO INDEPCO-an organization that pays a fair wages and upholds labour standards. For more information visit


  • Date: Thursday July 19th, 2012
  • Time: 5:00 – 8:30pm
  • Location: FTA Showroom Artscape Building, 55 Mill St, Building #74,  studio 202, Toronto
  • Details:  View and shop from the latest Local Buttons garments with select bags. Enjoy Chocosol chocolate and Haitian reggae beats. 10% off VIP pricing. Draw to win a personally designed Local Buttons vest. 
About Gail McInnes (320 Articles)
Originally from Glasgow, Scotland, Gail McInnes has made an indelible mark on the Canadian fashion and entertainment scenes; managing and guiding the careers of some of the country's most notable talents, including Lucian Matis, Hilary MacMillan, Stephen Amell (CW's Arrow), Natalie Brown (The Strain), Brad Goreski (E! Fashion Police), and more. Visit for more information or email

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