Alexander Terekhov, leading Russian designer, is well known for his aesthetic of luxe minimalism and focus on a precision cut using expensive fabrics. After graduating from the Moscow Institute of Fashion & Design, Terekhov began training immediately in Paris with legendary Fashion House Yves Saint Laurent. Alexander Terekhov brand was established in 2004 and in 2006 Terekhov was honored as one of the country’s top 10 designers in ”International Textile”. He was also selected as one of ten emerging designers by ” UPS Delivering Fashion’s Future” at Olympus Fashion Week. The brand has always been under intense attention from fashion mass media and stayed popular among secular fashionistas, fashion magazines editors and actresses.