GOSHA RUBCHINSKIY FALL WINTER 2017/18 COLLECTION RUSSIA
By Crash redaction
DISCOVER GOSHA RUBCHINSKIY EXCLUSIVE FASHION SHOW IN RUSSIA
Gosha Rubchinskiy is the sportswear fashion phenomenon of the moment. A Russian young and inspiring designer, supported by Rei Kawakubo : Comme des Garçons founder and artistic director. Sweatshirts, pants, scarves, shoes, everything is revisited with a Russian touch, to revolutionize the masculine wardrobe. A mix and match between American sportswear and Russian inspirations, a unique case in the fashion world. During 2016 edition of Pitti Uomo, he recruited his models on Instagram, and revisited its best sellers pieces, collaborating with streetwear giants such as Fila, Kappa or Sergio Tacchini. Fashion designer but also photographer, Gosha Rubchinskiy is trying with his transgressive and amazing work, to give pride to Post URSS Russia and its youngest generations.
This season, Gosha Rubchinsky called in the press in his native country: Russia and offers an original journey in Kaliningrad, to discover his latest creations. The collection is called « The Football Collection » and we discover an ongoing collaboration with Adidas to celebrate the 2018 Football World Cup in Russia. A symbol for him, regarding his universe and the fact that he always managed to show us another face of Russia: modern, transgressive and trendy. About the looks, we saw vintage tuxedos but worn with a sportswear coat and streetwear pieces such as joggings or sneakers, worn with classic hats or chapkas. Gosha presented a perfect mix and match between classic silhouettes and modern, fashionable streetwear pieces. This Russian fashion show is a declaration of love to his native country, a tribute, from the models, all casted in Russia to the location of the show: the Kaliningrad Youth Centre, a meeting place, representing Russian young generations.
© Gosha Rubchinskiy
Written by Tom Raynaud-Lacroze