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  • Modern Brands Inspired by Russian Culture and Folklore: Part II

    As promised, here’s the second part of our favorite folklore-inspired brands from Russia. This time, the list includes jewelry, ceramics, makeup, and clothing items designed with love for local traditions.


  • How Did People Dress in the USSR? Soviet Fashion Explained

    There’s a common notion that everyone dressed the same in Soviet times. Is this true? Let’s find out.


  • 8 Russian Jewelry Brands For Every Taste & Budget

    For those tired of overly minimalistic designs, there are a number of young and trendy brands that create amazing jewelry in Russia. Here are just a few examples.


  • Fashion Police: Where Do ITMO Students Get Their Outfits?

    For this article, we pretended that we belonged in Vogue and went around the Lomonosova campus, asking our students about their OOTDs. Read on to discover where to shop for your next look – with bonus tips from yours truly.


  • 10 Russian Clothing Brands to Shop Online

    It’s finally spring, so it’s high time to show off your new outfits to the world. In addition to our article dedicated to St. Petersburg-based brands, we’ve compiled a list of Russian brands from around the country that are available online. Suit up!


  • Five Items For a True Russian Spring Fashion Look

    Come rain or shine, we here in St. Petersburg know how to stay comfy and stylish in any weather. Below, you will find a list of five items that you might spot on the streets this spring. Luring sunshine in, resisting snow and rain, and just slaying in any weather – you will learn to dress to accomplish all that and more in this article.


  • Dress Like a Russian: Holiday Costumes

    Snowflake, bunny, or squirrel – choose the perfect outfit for this New Year with our childhood-inspired list!


  • Like a Local: Where to Get the Best Tote Bags in the City

    Tote bags have seemingly become a true fashion statement of young people in St. Petersburg. Everywhere you go, you are likely to spot someone wearing a new original design to channel their love for books and coffee or promote an important cause. So where do people get these trendy items? Fret not, here’s our list of the top places to get your keys to the hearts of all St. Pete’s millennials.


  • Second Life: 5 Russian Upcycling Brands

    From indestructible bags to Frankenstein-like sweaters, Russian brands are finding ways to turn recycled materials into eco-friendly fashion statements. Here’s our top pick of local companies that contribute to sustainable development without losing their style.


  • This Weekend in St. Petersburg: June 26-27, 2021

    If you are also startled by this nearly unbearable heatwave in St. Pete, so are we! The good news is it’s supposedly already winding down tomorrow, while the weekend is promising to be punctuated by thunderstorms. To make sure you’re all set for the stormy end of the week, here is our usual guide to the best events in the city.