On March 14-15, the XXVI competition of shoes and accessories Shoes-style'2018 will be held at the site of the International Specialized Exhibition of Shoes, Accessories and Component Materials MOSSHOES in the Crocus Expo Exhibition Center. The competition show on March 15 at 15:00 will open the collection, which will be presented to the jury and the audience by LEGO ROBOTS: "We honor traditions - we strive for innovations!"
Now in the country and around the world, the process of connecting digital technologies and light industry is actively underway. Scanning a foot and a whole figure, building on their basis a digital model of a human figure and patterns, printing not only a shoe last on a 3D printer, but also individual elements of a wardrobe has become a daily routine. Russian State University named after Kosygina, being a developer and bearer of all advanced technologies and innovations in the textile, light industry and the fashion industry, demonstrates, not in words, but in deeds how digital technologies have an impact on the entire fashion industry. University specialists have successfully replaced the models with robots. Shoes will not fly over the catwalk, like the bags at the Dolce & Cabbana show, but, as befits shoes, in which people walk on the ground, robots will present their collections, driving around the catwalk.
This year, the organizers of the competition are the Russian State University. A.N. Kosygina and Mosshoes - rebranding the logo and updated the competition program. Now, in addition to the nominations of previous years, Street Style, Fashion Style, Trend Style and Kids Style have appeared. The jury of the competition includes not only the leading teachers of the Russian State University. Kosygin and fashion masters, but also heads of operating enterprises in Italy, Russia and Belarus.
For many years, this competition has been held to find young and talented designers who work in the field of modeling shoes and accessories, because this is where they can prove themselves, receive an assessment from leading experts and finance their project, as well as the opportunity to continue their studies abroad.
The provisions of the competition, as well as a complete list of categories and nominations, can be found on the website:
The competition is supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. The partners of the competition are the Russian Union of Leatherworkers and Shoemakers, as well as a number of shoe industry enterprises.
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