Fetish Fashion Week
(RFFW furtheron) alternative fashion shows and
performances will take place on
28th of March, 2009, in the framework
of annual international exhibition BALTIC EXPO BEAUTY, in the
international exhibition center Skonto.
fetish is perceived as something unordinary, specific, even erotic. Riga Fetish Fashion Week is an
event which proposes to savour fetish, as a different lifestyle with all
it's brightness, splendour, glamour and at the same time with all it's
provocation and extremism. The event will provide a possibility to enjoy
fashion shows of young and well-known Latvian and foreign designers during
Riga Fetish Fashion Week and different shows with according
audiovisual performances, also to take part in fabulous pre- and
afterparties with famous performers, DJs and different shows.
One of the
most interesting and famous fetish fashion designer, who will present her
collection on the Riga Fetish Fashion Week, is undoubtedly
VERO-OVER, a brand of Veronique Le Guenanff, from France. This will be a
show of a classic fetish chic, that's why the brand has already become a
European legend. Another interesting designer is Marian Taylor from UK,
known as AKELLA FASHION,
she will present her new accessories and lingerie collection. Headliner of
the event undoubtedly is LUBA SUHOVA (www.suhova.ru)from
Russia, she makes original and unique costumes since 1998, they are unusual
and outstanding. Anyhow Luba has gain her fame mainly by dressing Russian
pop-stars and by making costumes for different shows and performances in
Russia and abroad.
be represented by already well-known locally designers:
Dress-Code and young fashion designers, working together Kristine Simsone,
Karolina Rubovska, Sintija Tomsone un Antra Tiruma.
addition to the fashion shows, organizers of Riga
Fetish Fashion Week are proposing an
opportunity for the young designers-to-be to participate in a workshop,
where the chosen 5 designers would be given one whole work day, a check for
the 50 LVL for the materials purchase and an equipment to
create their own wearable fetish look. The looks will be shown to the
audience and a jury, consisting of the according experts, in order to choose
a winner. All the designers will receive some reassurance prizes from the
sponsors of the RFFW, however the main prize will be 1000 LVL
for the own young designer's collection design and producing and a
possibility to show the collection during London Edge exhibition.
organizers of Riga Fetish Fashion Week wish to introduce a tradition
of supporting young Latvian fashion designers to be.
Organizers: Producers' grop FLAT CAT and BLACK
Supporters: Latexpo, KOSMETIK
Expo, BOOM, Godvil, Stylefoto, Devro, Formitalia, Tonino Lamborghini, Gee
Team, Baltic Show Service, Myalook, Una Style, Art&Music Bakery, Raduga,
London Edge (UK), Europa City Hotel.