Moscow just wrapped up its 40th season of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia. Originally the week was set to take place March 30th through April 4th, but as the COVID -19 pandemic continued its rapid spread during the month of March across the globe, eventually hitting Moscow; last-minute changes were inevitable. Russian Fashion Council and MBFW Russia had to cancel all live events less than a week before the start date. A decision was made to go digital with a change in dates to take place April 4th-April 6th. Short
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia debuted in the capitol, Moscow, last Saturday and is officially in full swing. The week is filled with hundreds of noteworthy shows, speeches by industry leaders and cutting-edge street style. All of these events are attracting thousands of fashionistas to the Manage where the majority of the festivities are held. Most of the “show-off” moments happen right outside of this grand establishment. This is the place where everyone gathers prior to shows in hopes of having their photo taken by one of the major publications.
There are so many influential and important cities in the fashion world today. From Paris, to New York to Milan, to Moscow you can travel from continent to continent visiting remarkable fashion houses. Style is most defiantly a global language, but it does not mean all places are equal when it comes to fashion importance. Moscow has risen in prominence in the international fashion world as a destination location, and earns a spot at the top of my list. Today I am excited to share why I think you