CAFTCAD

Movie Wardrobe Sale FAQs

Movie Wardrobe Sale FAQs

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VISITOR INFORMATION

Our popular Movie Wardrobe Sale is going west for the Spring 2018 Sale.
The Backlot Film Studios, 40 Butterick Road. 
Open 9am - 5pm
$5 Admission (CAFTCAD Members, Seniors and Children under 12, FREE)

The CAFTCAD Movie Wardrobe Sale offers fabulous fashion treasures for men, women, and kids from over 30 vendors, all under one roof. Visit one of Toronto’s film studios and scoop up unique finds from an eclectic mix of contemporary, designer, vintage clothing, accessories, handcrafted goods, deadstock, samples, one-of-a kind pieces, fabrics, notions, wardrobe supplies and more. Meet CAFTCAD members, stylists, industry professionals, and local retailers offering their best picks of the season including an array of goods sourced from film and television productions shot in Toronto. Happy Shopping!

How do I get there by car?
Going westbound on The Gardiner from downtown, take the Kipling Avenue exit and travel south on Kipling to Evans Avenue. Go west on Evans Ave for 1 block and drive south on Butterick Ave and the sale will be clearly marked by yellow signs. 

How do I get there by TTC?
Take the line 2 subway to Kipling and then the 44 Kipling South bus to Evans Avenue. Walk west (on the south side) for approximately 600 meters and turn on Butterick Road and walk south. Directions will be clearly marked with yellow signs from the Evans Avenue stop.

What is for sale?
Anything wardrobe related including clothing, jewellery, shoes, bags, kit items, wardrobe supplies. Fabric, notions, custom designed clothing, hats etc.

Why is there an entrance fee?
CAFTCAD is a not-for-profit organization, which relies on its initiatives for fundraising. Besides the space, we take out liability insurance for the event and hire security staff. Door fees help to cover these and other expenses. We also donate a portion of the door fees to The AFC (formerly the Actors Fund of Canada).

We hope this answers some of the question you may have. Anything else? Email us at mws@caftcad.com.

VENDOR INFORMATION

What can I sell?
Anything wardrobe related including clothing, samples, end of season stock, accessories, jewellery, shoes, bags, kit items, wardrobe supplies, fabric, notions, custom designed clothing, hats etc. Personal items can be sold in conjunction with wardrobe, but we would like to avoid a booth completely stocked with your garage sale items.

Is there going to be electricity available for my booth?
There is limited electricity available in the space. If you are in critical need of electricity, please bring it to our attention and bring extension cords (50 ft. minimum) in order to connect. We cannot guarantee electricity to every vendor. Please indicate any special electrical needs either with registration or an email. We will endeavour to address your needs.

Why is there an entrance fee?
CAFTCAD is a not-for-profit organization, which relies on its initiatives for fundraising. Besides the space, we take out liability insurance for the event and hire security staff. Door fees help to cover these and other expenses. We also donate a portion of the door fees to The AFC (formerly the Actors Fund of Canada).

Why the split in pricing?
As a member of CAFTCAD you will be able to save on all aspects of costs with any event we hold including the Movie Wardrobe Sale. Consider joining CAFTCAD in order to secure membership discounts. Non-members pay the standard retail costs for their space and fixtures.

Can I use my own racks?
Yes. You can use your own racks, tables & chairs or, alternatively for your convenience, we can provide these to you at a small rental fee. See registration for pricing.

Will there be security at the show?
CAFTCAD representatives will be present during listed set up/tear down times. There will be no access to the space at any other time as it will be locked. Added paid security will be on hand on the day of the show.

Are there any other hidden costs?
No, there are no further costs once you have paid for space and rental items. There will be no ‘cut’ of your earnings.

Will there be an ABM on site?
Yes.

Will there be food vendors?
Yes CAFTCAD has arranged for a food vendor to sell both hot and cold food, coffee, tea and other refreshments to keep shoppers happy and fed.

We hope this answers some of the question you may have. Anything else? Email us at mws@caftcad.com.