Planning for ASVOFF Saint Petersburg and meeting Ekaterina Puchkova at les Deux Abeilles


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Jason Last and Ekaterina Puchkova, Aurora Fashion Week Russia

Dear Shaded Viewers,

Jason and I are getting ready to discover Saint Petersburg for the first time with Katerina Puchkova as our guide. Katerina Puchkova is hosting ASVOFF with the support of Aurora Fashion Week Russia.

Ekaterina and DP
Ekaterina Puchkova

Did you know that right now New York City is one degree colder than Saint Petersburg?



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.