From the 21 to 26 of October Moscow will host Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. More than 80 designers from Russia, Georgia, Kazakhstan and other countries will showcase their Spring/Summer 2018 collections on the main runway of Eastern Europe.
The Fashion Week will be inaugurated by Linen and Lacework collective artistic crafts show. 19 Russian folk artistic will present their traditional linen collection for the SS18. The main idea is the integration of folk artists’ crafts elements into the modern imagery in Russian fashion industry.
On October 21-25 the Manege Central Exhibition Hall will feature shows and presentations by SLAVA ZAITSEV, SAINT-TOKYO, Artem Shumov, Anastasia Dokuchaeva, N.LEGENDA, YASYA MINOCHKINA, Y U L I A NIKOLAEVA, Julia Dalakian, KETIone, MACH & MACH (Georgia), ALEXANDR ROGOV, IGOR GULYAEV and many others. The new season’s first Atelier B by Gala collection will be presented by fashion stylist Gala Borzova. Continuing its traditions Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia will also see the Kids Fashion Festival.
Social campaign – Russian designers against AIDS
MBFW Russia together with the Russian Ministry of Public Health are holding a large-scale social campaign Russian Designers Against AIDS, who have created unique red looks that will open their shows at MBFW Russia in the Manege. The key objective of this campaign is to draw the public attention to the problem of AIDS distribution in Russia.