October 2-5, in the Manege of the First Cadet Corps on University Embankment, the new season of the official Saint-Petersburg Fashion Week will be held under the direct patronage of Fashion Syndicate St.-Petersburg.
On the runway of St. Petersburg Fashion Week the next Russian fashion season will be opened with collections’ displays for the season Spring-Summer 2015. Renowned Russian designers, large commercial brands, international guests and runway debutants will display their collections in October 2014 during the key professional event of the North-West Region.
SPbFW central location is traditionally the best professionally equipped arena – Manege of the First Cadet Corps, located on the University Embankment in the heart of the city.
In October, from 2nd to 5th, over 20 designers’ collections will be featured, with Fashion Syndicate St.Petersburg members among them: Polina Raudson, HARLEN Fashion House, Anna Ovchinnikova and Fabric Fancy. Overseas guests from Baltic countries, Serbia and Belorussia will show their collections, as well as the revelation of the last season, young designer Oxana GUTKA and successful in-demand brand Milla Berillo. With their traditional intentions to support professional education in city’s fashion industry, SPBFW and Fashion Syndicate provide the opportunity to present graduation collections to top-rank designing schools such as Department of Costume Design, St. Petersburg State University of Service and Economics, the International School of Design, Mod Art St.Petersburg.
As a part of St. Petersburg fashion industry development, SPbFW strategic partner St. Petersburg Fashion Syndicate continues to provide grants to participation in Fashion Week, aimed at supporting promising young designers and those already working in the industry. All collections undergo a thorough selection and professional preview, which is carried out by Nikita Kondrushenko, the Art Director St. Petersburg Fashion Week.
St. Petersburg Fashion Week and Fashion Syndicate St. Petersburg develop their productive partnership with the Government of St. Petersburg with goals to establish and develop of the image of St. Petersburg as a center of intellectual capital of fashion design in Russia.
The new season will focus on professional education program, which will be represented by a number of specialists of international level. National treasury of traditional costume with more than half a million exhibits, Russian Ethnographic Museum (SEM), will traditionally host the educational workshops of St. Petersburg Fashion Week.
Under its authority the Official St. Petersburg Fashion Week brings together the most active and professional resources of St. Petersburg fashion-industry representatives. The event is in the official calendar of the Committee on Culture and the Government of St. Petersburg. St.Petersburg Fashion Week is an event built on professional principles adopted to the latest fashion industry trends and is the only professional city’s area for designers, combining in a full cycle all necessary marketing strategies to promote and enhance sales. SPbFW features in its area ready-to-wear collections of Russian and foreign designers. Event attendees are Fashion Houses clients, business elite, renowned persons, fashion experts, owners and top managers of showrooms, buyers, journalists from leading professional and glossy magazines, fashion critics and analysts.
In attention of media. September 8 – 24 is the accreditation period for journalists for the season SS 2015. Accreditation sheets are available to download with this link www.spbfashionweek.ru/press_centr.
All enquiries about interviews with designers, participants and organizers, as well as information partnership offers, are to be addressed to the Head of the Press Relations Service SpbFW, Anastasiya Lonshakova (email@example.com).
Official hashtag – #spbfw
Official website – www.spbfashionweek.ru
Social Network Vkontakte – www.vk.com/spbfw
Facebook – www.facebook.com/pages/StPeterburg-Fashion-Week
Instagram/Twitter – @spbfw
Tumblr – www.spbfw.tumblr.com
Pinterest – www.pinterest.com/spbfw
St. Petersburg Fashion Week Partners
Title Partner – BFA BANK
Strategic partner – Fashion Syndicate St.Petersburg
Strategic partner – Fabric Fancy Fashion Holding
Strategic partner – Sun Gally
Safety Territory – SDS company
Official typography — DEPO, full-cycle advertising agency
Official drinking water — Cone Forest
Primary informational partner – ELLE
Primary informational radio partner — Love Radio
Informational Internet-partner – LiveJournal
International informational TV-рartner — FASHION ONE
Media-partner — Iskusstvo TV
Professional informational partner – PROfashion
Informational partners – Dress Code magazine, На Невском, In your pocket St.Petersburg, Style Wedding, Салонъ Недвижимости, Каталог 365, ONS magazine, N Style
Official Internet-partner in St. Petersburg – Peterburg2
Beauty-partner — Art Coiffure
Informational Internet-partners – The Fashion Ethics, Wdays.ru, Geometria, FashionUnited.ru, Guidedelamode.ru, So Serious Fashion, “Hello, blogger”, The Look, Shopogolik.guru, Design Box.