Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2013

Last summer, Russian designer Ulyana Sergeenko famously showed up in Paris to show her Haute Couture collection.  Despite a formal invitation from France’s Fédération Française de la Couture, the designer returned in January, with a gorgeous fairy tale-inspired collection of bustles, ballgowns, embroidered details and more. Here is the lookbook shot by photographer Nickolas Sushkevich.

Location: Hotel De Crillon, Paris.
Photographer: Nick Suhkevich.
Hair and Make-up: Kostya Kochegov, Tima Leo.
Post production – Nick Sushkevich, Alexandra Larina. (Ulyana Sergeenko Studio).

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