THE DESIGNERThe Siberian Russian born beauty was discovered by the most iconic modeling agency IMG at merely 15 years of age. Through that endeavor is where she received a priceless education by osmosis from having unbuffered intimate access to the World’s top fashion houses and it’s designers, their creative processes, ateliers and fitting rooms. Kristina harnessed the spirit, mentality and blueprint for what it takes to succeed in the fashion industry from the best and has woven that intrinsic essence into LAKRIS.Kristina officially launched her luxury womenswear brand during LA Fashion Week, October 2018. Shortly after debuting, Lakris was able to break into top luxury boutiques in and around Los Angeles. I.e H Lorenzo, Elyse Walker, Church Boutique and Amaree (Newport). Lakris’ celebrity following includes: DJ Swedish House Mafia, James Hunt (Rufus Du Sol), Jamie Jones, Academy & Grammy award winning artist Jennifer Hudson, actress and singer Vanessa Hudgens, singer and actress Kelly Rowland, Victoria Secret Supermodel Adriana Lima, model Gizele Oliveira, singer Lauren Jauregui, singer Jhene Aiko and TikTok sensations Charlie D’meilio and Dixie D’meilio, Rapper Pressa Armani, actress Christine Quinn.
THE BRANDLakris is a disruptive luxury brand, showcasing multi-functioning silks. Drawing from the designers diverse geographical upbringing in Japan and the Middle East.For SS 2023 Lakris has gone androgynous. They have captured a fluidity between genders catapulting them to bring silk to the next generation. Lakris has been channeling higher intelligence and now their silks are all inked up and ready for streetwear. Introducing audio frequency Cymatic visual patterns, crop formations & tattoo artwork applied to their signature silk fabrications; all while expanding into denim and other cotton blends. Between the radical proposals-bold printed sweat hoodies fully lined with silk, a funky silk suit that juxtaposes a printed blazer paired with joggers, platinum treated denim suit, biker jacket, uncomplicated silhouettes with minimal but noticeable detailing.