AZAMIT

AZAMIT GOES BY HER FIRST NAME ONLY, BUT SHE WEARS SEVERAL HATS. ORIGINALLY FROM ERITREA, SHE ADOPTED MONTREAL AS HER HOME BASE. SHE STUDIES FASHION DESIGN AT LASALLE COLLEGE AND FIBRES AND TEXTILES AT L’ÉCOLE SUPÉRIEURE DES ARTS APPLIQUÉS DUPERÉ DE PARIS.

FROM RUNWAY TO RUNWAY, SHE MADE HER MARK AS A MODEL, HOWEVER ALTERED WITH EASE FROM IN FRONT OF TO BEHIND THE CAMERA. SHE APPROACHED STYLING WITH FLEXIBILITY, VERSATILITY AND DETERMINATION WHILE RELYING ON A STRONG BLEND OF INTUITION AND EXPERIENCE. SHE FOUNDED THE SOUK@SAT IN 2003–ONE OF THE INDUSTRY’S MOST CUTTING-EDGE AND RENOWN DESIGN SHOWS.

AZAMIT HAS BECOME THE CITY’S DESIGN VISIONARY AND MAIN INFLUENCER–A FIXTURE ON THE MONTREAL CREATIVE SCENE. CONSTANTLY ON THE SEARCH FOR NEW TALENT, AND INSPIRATION, SHE IS THE LEADING CHAMPION FOR LOCAL DESIGNERS AND ARTISTS. RESOURCEFUL AND CURIOUS, SHE HAS LEFT HER IMPRINT IN THE DESIGN SCENE THROUGH HER WORK IN FASHION, INTERIOR DESIGN, INSTALLATIONS, DECORATIVE ARTS, GRAPHIC ARTS AND MUCH MORE AND IN HER COLLABORATIONS WITH ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS.

MICHELLE PAIANO

From an early age, Michelle’s innate interest in fashion developed on the pages of her sketchbook where her illustrations paved the way to a major in Fashion at Sheridan College and later George Brown. 



Her 20 years of experience, keen eye for colour, texture, tailoring, and overall sense of style has enabled her to work with top photographers from near and far, earning her the reputation as one of Canada’s top print and commercial stylists. 

While her creative editorial work has appeared in major fashion magazines such as Dress To Kill, Glow, Blackbook and Sharp, Michelle’s expertise has also been utilized by the likes of advertising giants such as Nike, Under Armour, Mercedes Benz, LG, L’Oreal and West Jet. 

Throughout her career, Michelle has worked with notable names such as Marisa Tomei, Daria Werbowy, Kelly Clarkson and John Cusack. 

NADIA PIZZIMENTI

Nadia Pizzimenti started her career in fashion after graduating from the Fashion Arts program at Humber College.  Her background in sales, and knack for styling, led her to the world of Visual Merchandising. Working with some of the industry’s most successful retail giants, Nadia had the opportunity to work with designer collaborated collections, as well as travel across Canada developing new merchandising techniques.

It was only natural that Nadia went from working with mannequins to people.  Her foray into styling started in television, as the key stylist for the television show E! News Weekend.  Editorials soon followed in magazines
such as Dress to KILL, Filler, Contra, ION, and Today’s Bride.  Nadia’s work has also been featured on internationally famous blogs including; Fashion Gone Rogue and The Fashion Spot.

Nadia’s work ethic, natural sense of fashion, and knowledge of global trends are key elements that have aided in the success of her career.

MINDY SAAD (US PAPERS)

Mindy Saad was born and raised in Canada where she split her time between the cities of
Montreal and Toronto. Mindy always had a love for fashion so after she obtained her degree in Fashion Studies she got her first full time styling job doing window displays.

Once Mindy realized that the freelance world was more to her liking she landed a job with the world-renowned director Floria Sigismundi shooting a Converse All Star ad for Vogue Magazine. With her freelance career allowing her ample time to travel and work abroad Mindy decided to visit Vienna, Austria where she worked several European publications which segued into a trip to Israel to style ad campaigns for Gottex Swimwear and Palmers Lingerie.

Since she was a little girl Mindy dreamed about living and working in New York city so in 1999 she decided to make those dreams a reality, packed up everything and made the move to the states.
It turns out the move to New York was the right step because since Mindy arrived her work has graced the pages of such prestigious magazines as Arena, Interview, GQ, Details, and In Style. Mindy has also worked with photographers the likes of Norman Jean Roy, Taryn Simon, Antoine Verglas, Leslie Kee, Danny Clinch, Micheal Levine and Rainer Hosch.

Mindy’s advertising clients currently include L’Oreal, Maybelline, Rimmel, Mitsubishi, Movado, Clairol, Cole Haan, IBM, Nike, Adidas and Coca-Cola to name a few. And of course a stylist is never complete without her list of celebrities so Mindy is proud to say that she has worked with clients the likes of David Beckham, The Black Crowes, Taye Diggs, John Legend, Conan O’Brian, Laura Linney, Allison Janey, Rosie Perez, Kelly Clarkson, and Donald and Melania Trump.

Mindy holds dual citizenship, and is available for work in the US.

ANNIE HORTH (US PAPERS)

Annie Horth is a familiar, and unforgettable name in the Canadian fashion and beauty industry.

Horth’s talent for creating elegant, precise and seductive looks has garnered the attention of many different companies, designers, and artists over the years.

Her motto is creating beauty with a refined economy of means.

Horth’s work draws on both her extensive experience as a Creative Director/Stylist and her instinctive understanding of brand building and image making.

Her career began outfitting the pages of Elle Quebec and Fashion magazine. She also travelled the world to collaborate with Couture ateliers like Versace, Armani, Lanvin, Givenchy, and more to create exclusive looks for her longtime client Celine Dion (2006-2014).

Annie’s many successes can be attributed to her time spent specializing in development on advertising campaigns for the Canadian fashion and beauty industry,
 where she often handles everything from conception to casting photographers, beauty teams, models, and overseeing graphic design teams. Plus styling…of course!

ANNIE HORTH

ANNIE HORTH IS A FAMILIAR AND UNFORGETTABLE NAME IN THE CANADIAN FASHION AND BEAUTY INDUSTRY.

HORTH’S TALENT FOR CREATING ELEGANT, PRECISE, MODERN AND SEDUCTIVE LOOKS HAS GARNERED THE ATTENTION OF MANY COMPANIES, DESIGNERS, AND ARTISTS OVER THE YEARS.

HER MOTTO IS CREATING BEAUTY WITH A REFINED ECONOMY OF MEANS.

HORTH’S WORK DRAWS ON BOTH HER EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE AS A CREATIVE DIRECTOR/STYLIST AND HER INSTINCTIVE UNDERSTANDING OF BRAND BUILDING AND IMAGE MAKING.

HER CAREER BEGAN OUTFITTING THE PAGES OF ELLE AND FASHION MAGAZINE AFTER GRADUATING IN FASHION DESIGN. SHE TRAVELS THE WORLD TO COLLABORATE WITH COUTURE ATELIERS , SCHIAPARELLI, VERSACE, ARMANI, LANVIN, GIVENCHY TO CREATE EXCLUSIVE RED CARPET DRESSES OR CONCERT LOOKS FOR HER LONGTIME CLIENT CELINE DION.

ANNIE’S MANY SUCCESSES CAN BE ATTRIBUTED TO HER YEARS SPENT SPECIALIZING IN DEVELOPMENT OF MANY ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS FOR THE CANADIAN FASHION AND BEAUTY INDUSTRY, WHERE SHE OFTEN HANDLES EVERYTHING FROM CONCEPT TO CASTING PHOTOGRAPHERS, BEAUTY TEAMS AND MODELS.

DURING HER PROLIFIC CAREER SHE HAS HAD THE RARE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH FASHION ICONS LIKE PETER LINDBERGH,CHARLOTTE TILLBURY, SERGE NORMANT, ALEXI LUBOMIRSKI, RUVEN AFANADOR,  KEVYN AUCOIN, AMONGST OTHERS.

BUT HORTH WILL BE QUICK TO SAY SHE THINKS WE HAVE GREAT TALENTS IN CANADA.