The 14th season of the international fashion week Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days will take place in Kyiv from February 1st till February 5th, 2017. The event will be happening in over 20 locations around Kyiv. Due to the significant increase in the number of participants, this season of MBKFD will last for 5 days instead of 4 as it used to be during previous seasons.
The season of Fall/Winter 2017-18 is dedicated to the innovative digital technologies in the field of fashion. The main topic of discussion during Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days will be the subject of Fashion Investment and the role Ukrainian fashion industry can play in it. This time MBKFD will gather over 30 international guests who are well known fashion experts, professionals and influencers, among them Liana Satenstein (Vogue US), Anna Gradil (YouTube), Alexey Ametov (Look At Me), Dvora Shomer (Vogue UK), Acielle StyleDuMonde (Vogue.com), Martyn Roberts (Fashion Scout) and Alessandro Calugi (Missardi Fashion Factory).
The founder and creative director of MBKFD Dariya Shapoval is taking this fashion happening to a whole new level with fashion world experts discussing key trends and tendencies in the contemporary world of couture. High attention will be paid to the role of social media in the process of promoting and advertising new brands and fashion designers on international arena. MBKFD will impress all the guests with the highest level of organization of catwalks and business events, it will also reveal some new names of young and talented designers.
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The catwalks will show latest collections by Alonova, Navro, Katerina Kvit, T.Mosca, Rotsaniyom (Thailand) and Elena Rial (Spain), WeAnnaBe, Jiri Kalfar (Czech Republic), Helena Art.
Traditionally, Fashion Scout Kiev platform will introduce guests to the best young designers from Ukraine and other countries. This year Fashion Scout Kiev platform will feature over 30 designers, mostly from abroad.
The campaign for the 14th MBKFD was created by designer duo CHAKSHYN. The idea of the campaign is to capture the fact that fashion these days is a complex and global phenomenon that reaches beyond boarders, it is available to everybody now regardless of their place of residence or social status.
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Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days will take place in KVC «Parkovy» (16A, Parkova Road, Kyiv). The full MBKFD schedule.
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