Fashion

Fashion

The Evolutionary History of the Barbara Bui Design House

The Barbara Bui boutique on Ekaterininska street in Odessa has been a staple of the city’s fashion scene for years. The French designer’s raw...

“Decostumization”: Undressing The Soviet Past

In the 1980’s a group of Odessa artists set about debunking the Soviet ideology. Now, one of them continues the project and finds it...

Ukrainian Fashion Bonanza Dispatch 7: Space and Sequins

It’s a wrap for the Ukrainian fashion season. This is the seventh and final in a series of fashion show dispatches by Maria Romanenko...

A Date With Odessa, Back From Berlin

A profile of Odessa born, Berlin based artist Tatiana Sklyar, whose darkly imaginative artisans jewelry has a cult following with collectors all over Europe. It...

Atelier1 Aims To Break Down Stereotypes

Atelier1, one of the most interesting concept stores in Ukraine, is located in a Kyiv bunker built when the Soviet Union was expecting World...

Made In Ukraine: How A Home-Grown Fashion Movement Is Helping To Build A Nation

In the aftermath of the Euromaidan movement, a wave of designers and retailers has come to the fore, ready to meet the needs of...

Fashion Designer Masha Reva Returns To Making Art

The Odessa-born artist and fashion designer bears the famous last name of her father, the accomplished architect and sculptor Mikhail Reva. However, her breakout...