Listed right under Tommy Hilfiger, a peculiar name appeared for the first time on New York Fashion Week calendar last season, Anna K.
Don’t raise your eyebrows just yet. Kanye West’s presentation had already taken place, and though Kris Jenner had been posting pictures of her proudly flaunting Anna’s designs on Instagram; this Ukrainian-born model turned designer is NOT part of the Kardashian clan. More
LONDON, United Kingdom — Hailing from Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, Anna Karenina, launched her womenswear label Anna K, now in its fourth season, at the young age of 16. Her Autumn/Winter 2015 collection, presented in London, was a girly showcase of bright knits, exaggerated collars, large ribbons and — for the final look — a tin foil dress with a gigantic bow on the front, modelled by Karenina herself. More
Junge Menschen machen vor, dass man mit dem Entwerfen gar nicht früh genug anfangen kann. Ob Anna K, Isabella Rose Taylor oder Giannico: Sie alle schafften es vom Teenager zum Top designer. More
The so-called ‘new east’ is home to the most talked about creatives in the industry. So why weren’t they showing in Kiev last month?
Hanging from the snow-covered roof of Lesnoy fleamarket in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev is a fur coat, identical to that seen on the catwalk of trend-setting label Vetements in Paris in January. Suspended alongside it are oversized padded coats, sportswear, bootleg brands and washed-out denim – the sartorial tropes by which the post-Soviet world has come to bewitch the contemporary fashion world. More