500 most influential people were named in the Fashion industry. Designer Demna Gvasalia writes on his Facebook page that among the 500 most influential people in the $ 2.4 trillion business, 3 are from Georgia.
In the rating published by Business of Fashion the names of Demna Gvasalia, Guram Gvasalia and Sopo appeared.
Demna Gvasalia's extraordinary collections are constantly discussed and admired.
Gvasalia became Creative Director of Balenciaga in November 2015. Simultaneously he started working on the creation of the Vetements with his brother, Guram Gvasalia. However, only recently Gvasalia announced that he is leaving Vetements and is launching a new project.
As for Sopo Chkonia, fashion was something that interested her from the age of 16 when she went to study in Germany and bought her first Vogue magazine. Chkonia started modeling at the age of 21. With the money raised she founded the model agency in Tbilisi. Later she moved to Paris where she continued to work on successful projects in the fashion industry.