September 7, 2018
Shania Twain to Wear Greta Constantine at CCMA Awards
THE CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES SHANIA TWAIN WILL WEAR CANADIAN DESIGNERS GRETA CONSTANTINE FOR THE 2018 CCMA AWARDS
TWAIN WILL WEAR FOUR UNIQUE LOOKS CHOSEN BY JESSICA MULRONEY FROM THE TORONTO-BASED DUO FOR HER FIRST RED CARPET APPEARANCE IN A DECADE
September 7, 2018 (Hamilton, ON) - The wait is almost over! Today, the Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA) has announced that Canadian fashion expert Jessica Mulroney will work with esteemed Canadian designer duo Greta Constantine to create all looks for 2018 CCMA Awards show host Shania Twain. Making her first red carpet appearance in over a decade, Twain has confirmed that Greta Constantine will create four ensembles to be revealed during the CCMA Red Carpet and the 2018 CCMA Awards, broadcast live from Hamilton this Sunday, September 9 nationwide on CBC and cbcmusic.ca/ccmas at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT).
Since being announced as Twain’s stylist last month, Mulroney has been working with the Greta Constantine duo of Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong to create a series of unforgettable looks for Twain to wear at the annual Awards.
"We've had the honour of dressing many industry trailblazers-- diverse women that push boundaries and embrace the challenges that tomorrow brings," starts Kirk Pickersgill. Stephen Wong continues, "For us, working with Shania was a particularly special experience given her genuine excitement for fashion and an eagerness to take risks."
Want to catch what Greta Constantine has created for Shania to wear on the 2018 CCMA Red Carpet and Awards show stage? Follow along via the CCMA social channels -- Twitter, Instagram and Facebook -- to see each handcrafted, uniquely designed outfit donned by Canada’s Queen of Country Music.
For more information on the CCMA and the 2018 CCMA Awards please visit ccma.org.
About the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA)
Established in 1976, the CCMA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization committed to the promotion and recognition of Canadian country music. Built upon the foundation to educate, elevate and celebrate Canadian talent, the CCMA progressively heralds the spirit, community and creativity that country music fosters through year-round initiatives, culminating every fall with Country Music Week and the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. Sponsors of Country Music Week and the 2018 CCMA Awards Show include FACTOR, Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters and the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage’s “Canada Music Fund”, Ontario Creates, Radio Starmaker Fund, Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, City of Hamilton, Tourism Hamilton and the Hamilton, Halton and Brant Regional Tourism Organization.
About Greta Constantine
Greta Constantine is a collection of ready-to-wear womenswear based in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2006 by designers. Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong, the label is derived from the combination of the name of the latter's mother, Greta, with that of the former's grandfather, Constantine. The collection is available in over 30-doors worldwide across 15-countries including Holt Renfrew in Canada, Lord & Taylor in the United States, and both Moda Operandi and Farfetch online. The pair works together in their Toronto-area studio -- conceptualizing, exploring, and challenging the fashions of today for the women of tomorrow.
For Shania Twain:
Valerie Burnatowski, Universal Music Canada
email@example.com | 416.718.4024
For Greta Constantine:
firstname.lastname@example.org | 647.404.9179
For the Canadian Country Music Association:
Tiffany Astle, penelopePR
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