Dear Shaded Viewers,

The Bird of Happiness is a creature of Russian legend, presenting itself to only those of pure thoughts and dreams. This magnificent bird and its symbolism helped inspire and influence the new collection by Yanina. This bird signifies love, grandeur, pride, and perfection, endowing each new piece with a magical and energetic quality. Embroidered feathers of 365 different colors, just as the legend states, are intricately woven into each dress. They are meant to protect those who wear them as well as attract admiration and respect. Colors are inspired by Bakst, Solovyev, Bilibin and other illustrators of Russian fairytales.

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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.