Ksenia Schnaider SS18 on Vogue Runway

Ksenia Schnaider, one of the country’s most successful designers, is a stellar example of how to appeal to an audience beyond Ukraine’s borders. The key lies in her use of denim. A few years ago she created Demi Denims, a pants-meets-shorts sort of jean with a slit at the knee and a tapered leg. The clever style took off and is now sold at Stylebop and Moda Operandi, and Schnaider has been reworking the look successfully for several seasons.

Text by LIANA SATENSTEIN

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