Royal Academy of Arts
February 15th, 2007 UFFR staged a ground breaking fashion event featuring the best selling Russian designer VASSA.
VIP’s and Celebrities gathered for a glamorous pre-show cocktail party at The Royal Academy of Arts during London Fashion Week. This was followed by a spectacular Prêt a porter de Luxe fashion shows in aid of the North Crown Foundation. The fashion shows feature VASSA and a special collection created around the event.
After 8 years of successful brand building in Russia, Vassa has definitely made a name for herself has become an established landmark of Russian fashion. She has defined her own style and successfully drawn away from the established pseudo-couture scene. She has showed herself as a mature and multitalented designer, featuring prêt a porter collections. She is the first designer in the Russian Federation to open and develop her industrial production line on Russian mainland. Vassa was named EFFIE Brand of the Year for Russia in 2005. The President of the Italian National Fashion Chamber, Mario Boselli had remarked “VASSA can expect to enter any market.”