Moscow Fashion House of Slava Zaitsev hosted the finals of the 23rd Contest of Young and Professional Designers named after Nadezhda Lamanova.
This year on the jury was the all-time chairman Vyacheslav Zaitsev, designers Egor Zaitsev, Elena Makashova, Sergey Efremov, Tatyana Semendyaeva, fashion journalists and columnists Elena Vyshinskaya and Natalya Kozlova, Executive Director of the National Academy of Fashion Industry Ludmila Ivanova, art critic Alla Schipakina and other experts. They were to define not only the grand prix but also additional awards and prizes.
Following the judging results Aida Robertova was awarded the grand prix for the collection in Oriental stylistics. The award includes free participation in Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia, application to take part in the national award in fashion industry Golden Spindle and prizes from partners of the contest.
The third prize was divided between Anna Rachkova and Alena Shichkina, second prize went to Nika Shabashova and Julia Mayer, while the first prize was awarded to Galina Drozd and Galina Biryukova. Alisa Dmitrevtsova was awarded for professional craftsmanship, while in the nomination Non-standard Disclosure of the Theme the jury pointed out Margarita Zhilina.