# Discover Men’s Fashion with Canadian Designer Christopher Bates
Are you looking for contemporary, tailored clothes or smart casual wear to up your fashion game? Look no further than Canadian designer Christopher Bates. TORO magazine recently sat down with Bates in his Toronto studio to talk about his inspiration and style icons, essentials for the Canadian man, and much more.
Born in Vancouver and trained in Milan, Bates is the only menswear designer among finalists for the Mercedes-Benz Start Up program, which recognizes up-and-coming Canadian talent. He draws inspiration from legendary figures like David Bowie and Freddie Mercury to create designs that stand out from the crowd.
Bates says it’s all about the details that differentiate his designs from the competition. Quality fabrics, good production, and unique details are the trifecta that make Bates a top choice for fashion-forward men. He encourages guys to try new things, like tighter fitting pants and trendy colors, to embrace the seasonal trends and elevate their fashion game.
# Stay Ahead of the Fashion Curve with TORO Magazine
If you’re looking for the latest trends in Canadian fashion, head over to TORO magazine. This online magazine covers everything from suits and shoes to menswear and shirts. You’ll find authoritative, up-to-date coverage of all the styles and trends that matter.
TORO is the go-to source for sophisticated men who want to stay ahead of the fashion curve. Whether you’re looking for tips on dressing for business or casual occasions, TORO has got you covered. So what are you waiting for? Visit TORO magazine today and take control of your fashion destiny.
TORO stopped by the Toronto studio of Christopher Bates for a chat about style. Born in Vancouver and schooled in Milan, Bates — the only menswear designer among finalists for the Mercedes-Benz Start Up program, which recognizes up-and-coming Canadian talent — shares his thoughts about trends, essentials for the Canadian man and more.Christopher Bates