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PIANKOV IS A LONDON BASED WOMENSWEAR LABEL PROJECTING A FRESH AND MODERN IDENTITY FOR THE CONSCIENTIOUS WOMAN. PIANKOV’S EXPERIENCE BEGAN WHEN SHE WORKED WITH RUSSIAN DESIGNER VALENTIN YUDASHKIN - A LAUDED MEMBER OF THE SYNDICATE OF HAUTE COUTURE. FURTHER WORK EXPERIENCE FOLLOWED IN THE ATELIERS OF PRESTIGIOUS DESIGN HOUSES IN LONDON. IT IS HERE WHERE SHE EXPANDED HER KNOWLEDGE OF THE RTW INDUSTRY, PARTICULARLY IN THE AREAS OF DESIGN DEVELOPMENT AND TECHNICAL PRODUCTION.

COMPLETING A MASTERS DEGREE IN FASHION DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY AT LONDON COLLEGE OF FASHION UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF COURSE DIRECTOR, NIGEL LUCK, MARIA WAS SELECTED BY AN INDUSTRY JURY TO SHOWCASE HER COLLECTION DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK AW15. THE COLLECTIONS EXCITE WITH THEIR DEPTH, SIMPLE EXECUTION AND A STORY.

WITH KEY TRADEMARKS SUCH AS MINIMAL DESIGN FEATURES, COUTURESQUE TAILORING TECHNIQUES, AND A FUTURISTIC SPORTSWEAR AESTHETIC, MARIA PIANKOV PRESENTS A FASHION LABEL EMBODYING A BOLD, FRESH AND CONTEMPORARY IDENTITY.
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