• MBFW Russia

    Alena Akhmadullina for Faberlic

    Within the last season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia designer Alena Akhmadullina, which can be called the main storyteller of the Russian podium, presented her new collection consisting of two acts. The first one was “The Mistress of the Copper Mountain” and the second was dedicated to three capsule collections for Faberlic by Alena Akhmadullina: “The Bird of Happiness”, “Winter bouquet” and “Empire”.  When you see this collection, you find yourself in a Russian fairy-tale world, which is presented through the prism of style created by Austrian artist and modernist Gustav Klimt, walk through a magic garden with incredible plants and flowers, as well as get inspiration by popular in Russia Empire style. Collections are already represented in catalogs and…

  • Brands,  Exibitions,  History,  Inspiration

    FENDI Roma: Dream Masters

    There was an exhibition ‘FENDI Roma: Dream Masters’ recently in Moscow, dedicated to the creative process of work by masters of the House with a material such as fur. Moscow Museum of Modern Art exposition acquainted visitors with FENDI basic values: innovation, expertise, creativity and experiment. We found out for you, what you need to know about the brand and its canonical works. History of Fendi house dates back to the 1918, when the brand was founded by Adele Casagrande, it was a Roman leather and fur shop in Via del Plebitsio. When Adele married Eduardo Fendi, the store changed its name.The demand began to gain momentum gradually, and a second store appeared. The couple…

  • Brands,  Runway

    Blugirl fw’ 16-17

    On June 3, the premiere of a new FW 16-17 collection of well-known Italian brand Blugirl took a place in St. Petersburg, represented by by Anna Molinari, the inimitable “Queen of Roses” and the head of the fashion house Blufin. For many years, the looks of Blugirl, Blumarine‘s younger sister, combines juicy colors and unusual styles harmoniously as well as fine details: a collars in Victorian style with ruffles, jewelry and furs; inlaid lace, geometric graphics, flower embroidery and prints are the signs of impeccable taste and high style. Imagine a warm summer sunny day, you enter the rose garden. You are picked up by a fresh, slightly cool breeze, it takes you on a dance of impulsive and passionate,…

  • MBFW Russia

    Natasha Vodianova for Zarina

    New season of Mercedes-Benz fashion week Russia will be soon. And we continue to tell you about previous Week. “Fashion with Purpose”capsule collection by Natalia Vodianova and Zarina was one of significant show.    A story about girl with Down’s syndrome named Masha was the main theme of this show. Natalia launched a compain to support this girl and all people with the same disease. This story turned into preparations for the collection show right after news broadcast telling about it.   Natasha Vodianova herself and a girl Nika from Dima Bilan’s music video “Don’t be silent” (“Ne molchi”) were special guests at this event. Also many music, cinema and show business stars visited it. What concerns “family-look” collection, it’s more…

  • Brands,  Runway

    A La Russe: Journey to a dream

    Would you like to travel through the ages, deserts and oceans, trying to find an impotrant information in ancient books and spending some hours at a railway station waiting for your very special train, and finally, would you like to see the garden of the last Russian Empress, her lilac boudoir in Alexander Palace, to feel the flush of a “chenille” odour and to hear the Emperor’s enamored voice, performing the Alexander Block’s “Lilac” romance? We invite you to follow the main character of Anastasia Romantsova collection and to become a traveler to find a dream, to find a lilac garden. The designer used a format of trunk show, whuch is very rare in…