Designer Idol

Danier presents Ryerson fashion students with a design challenge

Danier Designer Challenge

Ryerson University’s Fashion Design program has educated many Canadian design talents. Recognizing this, leather purveyor Danier has introduced the DANIER DESIGN CHALLENGE. The competition gives students the opportunity to be apprenticed by Danier’s skilled leather experts.  Of the 65 entries, the 3 top creations will be rewarded with cash prizes.  The first place winner will also have their design sold in Danier stores nationwide. The winner will be announced Thursday in a ceremony judged by a panel of fashion industry leaders.  You can view all the entries and expert critiques at