From the as soon as that We noticed Russians would fundamentally win the style game. I predicted today, whenever tastemakers Tommy Ton and Scott Schuman could be stalking teenagers that are russian Paris and developers Karl Lagerfeld, John Galliano and Vera Wang will be reaching in to the tundra for motivation as a matter needless to say. Take notice, Canadian devchonski! In a short time, we shall all be integrating principles such as babushka and constructivist-inspired into our design vocabularies and publishing vines from Gostiny Dvor. Girls the whole world is watching—designers Vika Gazinskaya and Ulyana Sergeenko, stylist and editor Anya Ziourova, models, socialites, electronic curators such as for example Elena Perminova, Dasha Zhukova and Miroslava Duma—are just the vanguard.

The Journalist, Miroslava Duma; Picture by Anthea Simms

The Couturier, Ulyana Sergeenko; Photo by Getty Graphics

We saw the long term sometime in the mid-2000s while shopping from the 5th flooring of TSUM, which will be just like the Barneys or Harvey Nichols of Moscow. I happened to be looking, in vain, for a nosebleed-expensive apparel that would deign to permit me personally to shove my elephantine size 8 framework within. Continue reading