MOSCOW — The 20th Collection Premiere Moscow (CPM), which took place at Moscow’s Expocenter from Feb. 26 to March 1, attracted 19,800 visitors, up from 19,250 in the fall.
More than 14 percent of visitors to the show traveled from 24 countries outside of Russia to see what brands had to offer, with the majority of those visitors coming from Eastern European members of the European Union. Other areas showing increased representation included South and Central America.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"