Ukrainian designer Vita Kin makes a splash in the international fashion world


Culture, Ukraine

Ukrainian designer Vita Kin has introduced a most difficult term – Vyshyvanka, a traditional embroidery technique from Ukraine – among fashionistas and in the international fashion community. Her exquisite dresses have become real sensations in the fashion world, adjusted to reflect traditional Ukrainian patterns, with amazingly bright colors and trendy flowing lines, adding a strong Seventies vibe.


Such widely-read fashion magazines as Vogue, Elle, and Harper’s Bazaar have all written extensively about and photographed Vita Kin’s ethnic-inspired clothing that can be worn with flats, high heels, sandals or sneakers.  The Telegraph (Lifestyle/Fashion section) has devoted several articles to these unique and original Ukrainian creations, drawing attention to “the authentic feel of the hand embroidery and age-old methods used by Ukrainian ancestors”.


We’ve selected the most interesting creations from Vita Kin’s collections that may inspire you to create your own spring-summer wardrobe, giving you that that chic and modern look whether it’s on the beach or in the elegant quarters of European capitals.















Translated by: Christine Chraibi

Source: Amazing Ukraine

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  1. Avatar zorbatheturk says:

    Meanwhile RuSSian fashions are total crapkovichsky.

    1. Avatar Robert says:

      What RuSSian fashions?! I didn’t know they had any of their own – unless they’re Mongolian? They generally just steal from others and call it their own! I suspect they also do this with fashion(?).

      1. Avatar zorbatheturk says:

        RuSSian fashion used to be a Kmart tracksuit and joggers.

        1. Avatar Robert says:

          Really?!? Such iconic symbols of the “evil West”!?!

          1. Avatar zorbatheturk says:

            I didn’t say they wear Yves Saint Lauren tracksuits.

  2. Avatar Robert says:

    Beautiful unique, original, exquisite and versatile Ukrainian creations! Gorgeous! I love them! I very much respect Vita Kin for basing her designs on “the authentic feel of the hand embroidery and age-old methods used by Ukrainian ancestors”.

    Bravo Vita Kin!

    Bravo Ukrainian Traditions!!

    Keep up the great work – it is Art at its finest!!!

    1. Avatar MichaelA says:

      ukraine is leading the world

      1. Avatar Robert says:

        … in more positive ways than one! 😉

  3. Avatar Dale Davies says:

    Very nice. Sexy in a classy manner.

    1. Avatar MichaelA says:

      they look great

  4. Avatar Alex George says:

    This is old news, but its worth repeating.

    There has been a flowering of creativity in Ukraine since the Euromaidan in 2014. This is manifested in many way, but especially in haute couture. Ukrainian fashion designers are respected the world over, in Tokyo, Milan, Paris, etc.

    It shows what can happen when the cultural straitjacket of Moscow rule is cut.