HONORING ALBERTA: The exhibition “Alberta Ferretti: A Timeless Romance” will be unveiled Tuesday in Moscow with a gala event at the city’s Petrovsky Passage mall. Running until Dec. 15, the retrospective will display a number of iconic Alberta Ferretti designs worn by celebrities on the red carpet. The exhibit will also include several demi-couture and fall 2012 pieces and a selection of wedding gowns from the designer’s bride collection, for a total of 56 styles. The show is supported by Bosco dei Ciliegi, the designer’s retail partner in Moscow, where Ferretti counts two boutiques.

The following night, TV’s World Fashion Channel will present Ferretti with the Legendary Brand award during a gala at the city’s Hotel Ritz. The award is bestowed on those individuals who have distinguished themselves internationally in the world of fashion and luxury in 2012. For the occasion, Ferretti will hold a show of her signature spring 2013 season.

This story first appeared in the November 8, 2012 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.