Persons in “yagushka” coats, furs and ethnic adornments walked around the imperial palace in Saint Petersburg
11:27 1 марта 2019
Категории: News in English
On the 1st of March the former residence of the Russian emperors – Kamennoostrovsky Palace (Kamenny Island Palace) was opened for the Spring Ball organized within the contest “Woman of the year”. The participants of the contest “Yamal – the center of arctic fashion” are demonstrating original and bright creativity among others.
The contest “Woman of the year” is an annual event being held in Saint Petersburg. Famous people from the world of business, politics, fashion and art come to the Northern capital every spring. This year the delegation of winners of regional contests of the Arctic region is arriving.
“The Yamal Peninsula inspires”, says an artist Mimi Ilnitskaya, whose collection is called “Peninsula”.
Anastasia Padikova, whose models are also participating in the parade, believes that not many fashion designers can convert ethnics into trends.
Klavdia Averyanova wants to create the House of ethnic fashion in Yamal. All her models are filled with the spirit of the North.
Yulia Zhestyankina is the winner of the festival. Her collection combines functionality and fashion-charm.
Unlocking the creative potential of talents and their promotion is the main task of the organizers of the contest, the Studio “Nelly Brener”.
The first festival of regional fashion designers “Yamal – the center of arctic fashion” was organized by the Production Studio “Nelly Brener” with support of the regional public organization “The center for development of civil initiatives”. Exclusivity of the project lies in the fact that an event purposed for opening and developing of regional fashion industry was organized for the first time in Russia. It has the final goal: entering of products by local designers to the Russian market.
“Yamal – the center for arctic fashion” is a new round in development of original northern fashion and the opportunity for the whole world to get acquainted with it.
The photos can be found here: https://sever-press.ru/2019/03/01/segodnja-po-imperatorskomu-dvorcu-pitera-hodili-ljudi-v-jagushkah-mehah-i-nacionalnoj-bizhuterii/