How can we celebrate the innovation, originality and craftsmanship of the top Ukrainian fashion designers? These preeminent brands are carried in the world’s finest stores. Take a look at these fantastic designer fashions, accessories, shoes and handbags. You’ll want to start shopping.
Stunning hooded coat awash in color by Paskal.
Paskal. Sheer tulle trimmed in flowers. A modern blend of sophistication and femininity.
Paskal. Contemporary, feminine, liberating.
Paskal. From their Instagram account. Tulip hem dress in Ukrainian yellow.
Paskal. A brand that pushes the boundaries of one’s imagination.
What if fragile laser cut flowers could become tantalizing colorful soap bubbles and you could put them on and go to a party? Paskal.
A human bouquet of luscious magenta flowers. Is it any wonder this brand is so highly sought after by celebrities and fashionistas worldwide? Paskal.
Feather trimmed pajamas that can work the room at any party. Sleeper.
Pretty posies. Dress by Sleeper. This brand was founded in 2014 by two former fashion editors, Kate Zubarieva and Asya Varetsa,
Hollywood glamour. Feather trimmed pajamas by Sleeper; luxury loungewear that can go from the boudoir to the disco.
Ruffle shoulder ocean blue swimsuit. Sleeper.
Mille-feuille silk ballet flats in lilac. For dancing till dawn. Sleeper.
Handcrafted pink Fedora by Ruslan Baginskiy.
Men’s straw hat with logo. Ruslan Baginskiy.
Must-have bucket hat. Ruslan Baginskiy.
Hand woven straw hat with embroidered monogram. Designer Ruslan Baginskiy started out as a fashion stylist hand crafting couture headwear pieces for photo shoots. Now his masterful hats are worn by celebrities worldwide.
Adorable Baker Boy cap. All hats by Ruslan Baginskiy can be purchased at luxury retailers worldwide.
Frolov. Extraordinary ensemble. Sexy, saucy, sensational.
Casual menswear by Frolov.
Frolov. Eco friendly faux leather fringe poncho.
Frolov mixing it up.
Fantastic colorblock bodysuit. As you would guess, this “couture-to-wear” brand is a red carpet favorite, founded in 2015 by designer Ivan Frolov.
Frolov shimmering gold and silver crystal pants. You know you need these.
Reworking denim to become fun “fur.” Ksenia Schnaider has created a fashion art form. The brand is best known for their up-cycled and innovative denim pieces.
Ksenia Schnaider brand is the brainchild of Kyiv based husband and wife team, Ksenia and Anton Schnaider. Sustainability is at the forefront of their collections, with many pieces made of reworked and up-cycled items.
Ukrainian knitwear designer Svitlana Bevza presented her fall 2022 collection on February 14th during New York Fashion Week, as tensions between Russia and Ukraine were mounting. A few days later, she flew back to Kyiv to be with her husband and two children. Here is her story. Credit:Vogue.com.
Based in Kyiv since 2006, Bevza is known for their sophisticated knits and textured dresses constructed with sustainable materials such as recycled plastics.
Bevza. A modern Grecian silhouette.
Bevza. Minimalist styling.
Bevza. High waited skirt over a trim bodysuit.
Chershnivska brilliant menswear.
Gown crafted from a reclaimed parachute. Chershnivska.
Fabulous handmade jacket. Chershnivska is comprised of a small group of craftsmen in the western city of Lviv. Each item is handmade by one of their skilled tailors.
Avant-garde men’s coat. Chershnivska.
Exceptional, swoon-worthy women’s jacket with contrasting hood. Note the detail at the collar. Chershnivska.
Traditional Ukrainian hand embroidery feels so Boho. Vita Kin.
Hand embroidered kaftan. Vita Kin.
Magnificent leather slippers, Vita Kin.
Perfect for the haute hippie. Vita Kin.
Gorgeous white lace and embroidery. Vita Kin.
The Kachorovska brand began in 1957. This is a luxury fashion house celebrating three generations. They offer exquisite apparel, shoes, handbags and accessories. Their high quality on-trend pieces are happily, very reasonably priced.
Smart and stylish rich brown leather handbag by Kachorovska.
Elegant black shift. Kachorovska.
Kelly green coat by Kachorovska.
Decadent, cozy booties. Kachorovska.
Key lime suede boots. Kachorovska.
Glowing hot pink suit by Kachorovska.
Delicious loungewear. Kachorovska.
Warm and toasty blend of camel and heather accessorized with a leather purse sporting two straps. Kachorovska.
Yes, the Kachorovska brand also creates their own line of scented candles.
Rhinestone party purse. Kachorovska.
Hipster stretch ankle boots in burgundy. Kachorovska.
Tiny, bejeweled mini purses. Kachorovska.
Pale blue strapless gown with strappy red stilettos. Kachorovska.
What incredible, glorious shoes! Kachorovska.
These images are a tiny example of the amazingly talented Ukrainian fashion designers. How can we help? We can support them with our fashion dollars and pray for peace.