Designed by Nikki Wirthensohn, NARCES is a Toronto-based womenswear line that specializes in after-five and evening wear. Wirthensohn is a Canadian of Persian heritage who was born in Austria, and grew up in Iran and the U.K.
Wirthensohn holds a Masters degree in Business from Canada and The Netherlands. Her design education comes from growing up in the industry by learning from her mother, an accomplished tailor who worked for Victor Edelstein who designed for the British Royal Family, including some of the most iconic gowns of Princess Diana. With NARCES, Wirthensohn combines her very successful business career with a talent and love for fashion design.
NARCES collections have been presented in showrooms and events in Paris, New York, London and Toronto. Success at these shows has resulted in the stunning dresses being stocked in multiple countries. In Canada, NARCES is available at TNT and Holt Renfrew and internationally in boutiques and online shops in the U.S., Middle East, Asia and Europe.