On May 11, the Federation of Haute Couture in Paris announced that the Ulyana Sergeenko Fashion House was awarded the status of a Corresponding Member. Since 2015 up to the present day, the Fashion House has been presenting collections as an invited participant in the Haute Couture Week having confirmed its status early.
In July 2021, Ulyana Sergeenko will debut to show the collection as an official corresponding member of the Federation of Haute Couture. Currently, Ulyana Sergeenko is the only designer from Russia to be awarded this title. Corresponding member status is assigned to brands that fully comply with the requirements of the Federation, but their production is located outside of France.
“I am grateful to the Haute Couture Federation and personally to Pascal Moran for believing in us and for giving us the opportunity to become a part of a great beautiful couture history. This is a deep honor for us, - the designer and founder of the fashion house Ulyana Sergeenko comments on the news. “I dedicate our new honorary title to Natalia Vodianova, thanks to whom we started our journey 10 years ago.”