Over the past several years, Ukraine’s fashion scene has transformed from a cheeky post-Soviet-influenced hot spot of all things loud and luxurious (and imported from the West) to a booming arena for homeland designers. One factor that has helped shine international light on Ukrainian fashion? The free publicity delivered by the much-lensed It girls who love to be seen in looks from their motherland. And with Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days kicking off on Thursday, we expect to see plenty of Ukrainian pride on the streets. Here, from Alina Baikova in Omelya garb to Yuliya Magdych in traditional Slavic dress, see the stylish set of Ukrainians to follow now.
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