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PATTERN OF UKRAINIAN LUXURY
A Night in Ukraine
Indulge in the Opulent Traditions of Ukrainian Luxury. From age-old customs to Luxury Brand Couture, designers Elena Vasilevsky and Oksana Karavanska bring ethos of folklore arts into modern day fashion. Evolving from the Ukrainian origin of native tradition, integrated with the subsequent transformation from Western influences, has shaped a distinct image in the fashions we see today.
The NAC Fashion Committee invites it’s members and friends to enjoy the inspiring Fashion Runway Show of two designers from Ukraine. Each draws on Cultural Art patterns to permeate into their designs in distinct ways.
Elena Vasilevsky immigrated to New York and has shown her collections at New York Fashion Week. Elena is a graduate from Fashion Institute of Technology with Award winning designs and appearances on Channel 7 and Channel 4 during the New York Fashion Week.
Oksana Karavanska has been hailed as the “Go-To-Designer” in Ukraine, appearing regularly on television as respected fashion judge and dresses delegates, nobles and celebrities. This will be the first time these Ukrainian inspired collections will be viewed by an American elite audience in New York.
The couture show will be followed by Champaign reception and celebration of the Ukrainian art of fashion at The National Arts Club (15 Gramercy Park South, New York NY 10003)
If you’d like to check out amazing READY-TO-WEAR by ELENA V and LOVE LIFE Jewelry at the CAPSULE SHOW you can visit and enjoy!
in Dumbo Brooklyn starting this sunday, september 15-16-17
CAPSULE NEW YORK WOMENS
September 15, 10-7 | September 16, 10-7 | September 17, 10-6
MERCEDES BENZ NEW YORK FASHION WEEK
FASHION Ukrainian Style – Runway Show
Contemporary Wearable Art – Couture Apparel and Jewelry
in conjunction with the exhibition “Out of Tradition”
at The Ukrainian Museum, New York City on SEptember 29, 2013 at 2.30 pm.
“Tzarevna’s East Side Tales”
Elena V – Ready-To-Wear Collection, Fall/Winter 2013-2014.
A celebration of carefree spirit, living in the moment and recapturing innocence. The collection is a playful fusion of colors and textures, defined by refined craftsmanship and epic design.
Elena V Ready-To-Wear collection Fall/Winter 2013-2014 will be presented in a private runway show at the Ukrainian Museum, at the lower east –side Manhattan, during the New York Fashion Week, on February 8, 2013 at 7 pm. The Ukrainian Museum – 222 East 6 Street, New York NY 10003.
For RSVP please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Trademark – Color blocked fabrics creating architectural shapes with innovative asymmetry. Menswear inspired fabrics, layered with sheer organza and lace, creating feminine, easy to wear mix and match separates. Collection inspired by the Ukrainian Culture, rituals of the Ivan Kupala and Byzantine Iconoclasm, communicating spiritual beauty of individual expression, adding intellect to the spirit. For evening, luxurious brocades, delicate and feminine chiffon prints in effortless cut silhouettes. Sensual shapes, layering and cutouts with creative finishing details complete the collection.
ELENA V DESIGNS
Spring 2013 Market Week
September 17, 18, 19, 20 10 AM – 6 PM
530 Seventh Avenue floor M1
New York NY 10018
RSVP - email@example.com
Tune in to ABC Channel 7 – Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 12 PM
Elena Vasilevsky featured in the show “Here and Now” during New York Fashion Week
“Fashion Week” Special Preview of WABC-TV’s “Here And Now”.
Air Date - Sunday, September 9th, 2012, at 12:00pm, on WABC-TV New York, in the Tri-State Area (New York, New Jersey & Connecticut). Check your local listings.
Elena V Designs to Present Ready-to-Wear Collection & Capsule Collection for Spring 2013 During New York Fashion Week.
September 7, 2012 at 7 PM “Capsule Collection”
at Gershwin Hotel (7 East 27 St, New York NY 10016)
Wine and Cheese reception 6.30 PM
September 12, 2012 at 7 PM “Ready-To-Wear”
at The Ukrainian Museum (222 East 6 St, New York NY 10003)
Champaign reception 6.30 PM
Market Week for Elena V Designs – is open for buyers September 17, 18, 19, 20 (10 am – 6 pm)
Location: 530 7 Avenue, Floor M1 New York NY 10018 RSVP at: firstname.lastname@example.org
About the collections
Ready-To-Wear S/S 2013 Collection is a radiant, stylish line for the fun loving, young and young at heart women enthusiastically living the busy city lifestyle. Inspired by modern-day Barcelona, The Spanish Modernist Movement, Gaudy Architecture, Art Nouveau, and Surrealism with a connection to the eternal concept of nature. This season is balance between asymmetrical, sculptured silhouettes with curved architectural details and fluid, soft femininity. Innovative pleating and asymmetry rendered in fine mixtures of textures and materials represent the trademark of the Elena V Designs signature brand.
Capsule Collection Spring 2013 – Luxury Evening wear inspired by ”Aphrodite” ethereal beauty, and icon of female sexuality. Capsule collection is especially sacrosanct representing feminine power expressed through the ages, Biblical creation of humanity, ancient mythology, up until modern times. Silhouettes express power of feminine, accentuating feminine female forms with provocative unexpected details rendered in luxurious fabrics, expressing elegant and edgy designs.
Limited Edition – Fitness Collection
Runway Show - coming soon
July 24, 2012 at Copacabana NYC
Red Carpet 7 pm
Show time 9 pm
Fashion Police “The Movie” will feature special presentation of elements from the Momentum collection