Toronto-based Christopher Bates designs sharp, classic menswear inflected with a contemporary European edge, a hallmark of his training at Milan’s legendary Istituto Marangoni. Voted one of Canada’s top leading menswear designers by Sharp Magazine in 2009, Bates has since blazed a trail in the world of mens’ clothing, his suits, shirts, pants and ties the perfect blend of Old World Europe and North America.
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