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Ukrainian Fashion Bonanza Dispatch #5: Glitter, Glow, and Post Offices

This is the fifth in a series of fashion show dispatches by Maria Romanenko and the third from Ukrainian Fashion Week, which began on...

The Future Of Shopping In Ukraine: A Conversation With Retail Expert Nic Wolfs

With the approach of the Holidays, everyone’s mind turns to festive decorations, new party outfits, special treats and, of course, gifts — in other...

The Privoz: King Of The Markets

The legendary Odessa market attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world every year. Poets, historians and criminals have roamed it’s fabled premises....

The Sophy G Fashion Brand Arouses Interest Outside Of Ukraine

The insight that every new year brings new interesting young designers to the Ukrainian fashion-industry and that more Ukrainian designers are being discovered by...

(De)-Occupying A Street In The Heart Of Odessa

In the middle of September, Odessites were able to witness a unique experiment. “Occupy Zhukova,” an initiative organized by urbanists in the center of...

Paskal and Atelie Summer Collection on June 19th at Odessa Literary Museum

​We here at The Odessa Review have been fond of Odessa designer Julia Paskal for a long time. Presentation of Paskal & Atelie summer...

Kyiv Fashion Bonanza: Dispatch 4

This is the fourth in a series of dispatches by Maria Romanenko from Kiev Fashion Days. Each day, she will publish an account of...

L.A.P.T.I: Bringing Odessa to heel

The popular L.A.P.T.I Odessan shoe start-up has stepped out on to the runway of New-York Fashion Week. The Odessa born shoe brand entered the...

Top 5 for the Weekend of September 2-4

Symphonic music concert at the Odessa Philharmonic September 1, 2 at 7pm In honor of the 222nd anniversary of the Odessa City, the Odessa National Philharmonic...

MARA Concept Beauty Salons Celebrate First Anniversary

Odessa’s MARA Concept Beauty Salon network is celebrating its first anniversary this spring. MARAMAX Group opened the first two salons of its new series...