X Russian Fashion Festival “Ples on Volga. Flax Palette”
Anniversary summer festival of fashion “Ples na Volge. L’nyanaya palitra” (“Ples on Volga. Flax Palette”) will bring together a fair of linen products, fashion shows, and folk festivals.
The festival in Ples has firmly established itself as one of the leading fashion events of summer season over past years. This is an all-Russian platform for demonstration of fashionable clothes, shoes and accessories made of flax, along with technical and design innovations in production of linen; it is also a convenient place for expansion of business contacts in the field of production and sales of linen products.
The founders of the festival are: the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, government of Ivanovo Region, administration of Volga Municipal District, administration of the city of Ples.
Organizers of the event: Ivanovo regional public organization Club “Delovaya Zhenshina” (“Businesswoman”). The event will be held with participation of the Vyacheslav Zaitsev Fashion House and the National Academy of Fashion Industry.
In the year of the anniversary X festival all participants will be awarded with memorial diplomas. There will also be awarded an honorary “Silver Phoenix” sign for contribution to development of ideas of the festival and shaping Russian fashion industry.
The program of the summer festival of fashion “Ples on Volga. Flax Palette” includes: exhibition-fair of folk crafts, authors’ products from flax, linen fabrics, home textile,and a large exhibition of Shuya embroidery.
On July 11 there will be held a competition of children’s Russian fashion theatre festivals with shows in nominations “Etnoshik” (“Etnical style”) and “Moe letnee platye” (“My summer dress”). The best team will be awarded with the Grand Prix of the festival, and all participants will receive a diploma with a personal signature of designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev.
The striking event summarizing the key day of the event will be the anniversary fashion show “AVE MODA”, during which there will be shown linen collections of famous fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev. The show will also be attended by famous Russian designers, winners of the competition program of the festival “Flax Palette” of previous years.
On July 12, the second day of the festival, the Day of the city of Ples will be celebrated. The trade fair will keep on working, in addition, there have been scheduled plenty of events, so that every guest of the festival “Ples on Volga. Flax Palette” will be able to choose the entertainment for him or herself.