More Dash is a sale and PR agency founded by Daria Shapovalova and Natalia Modenova. Daria and Natalia have been working in the fashion industry for more than 12 years. Daria Shapovalova, Forbes 30 Under 30, started her career in media with her TV-show «Fashion week with Daria Shapovalova» and co-created Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days. Both projects helped to put Ukraine on the world’s fashion map. As a professional journalist, Natalia Modenova was the COO of Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days.
In 2014 More Dash Agency was founded with a mission to establish distribution for Ukrainian and Eastern-European designer worldwide. In 2017, More Dash was relaunched as a platform for international contemporary designers with the goal to establish sales and distribution worldwide. Natalia and Daria are currently working on expanding More Dash with a B2B sales project. More Dash works with established international retailers from more than 25 countries.
In 2018, More Dash is proud to represent 15 contemporary designers: Anouki, Bambah, Nika Tang, W11 Studio, Danielle Carlotta, , Chakshyn, Dalood, LIYA, Marianna Senchina, Esra Dandin, 19.04, Acephala, Aka Nanita, Amal Al Mula, Mari Brenar, Meltem Ozbek, and Tegin.
More Dash offers a fully integrated consultancy service taking a 360-degree approach towards brand development.
Mentorship; wholesale/distribution strategy; appointing international sales agents; retail development; range planning, merchandising; creative direction; PR strategy; collection and product development; collaborations; licensing agreements; brand identity and positioning; sales strategy and customized action plan; marketing and branding; production plan.
EGINNING OF THE HISTORY
After a year of hard work, More Dash was enjoying the industry’s attention given to our designers: Ukraine became a Guest Nation at Pitti Uomo in January 2014, Anna October was shortlisted in the top-20 of the first LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize, Yulia Yefimtchuk+ was named the winner of the special Opening Ceremony honor award at Hyeres Festival 2014. More Dash team was behind Kiev Fashion Days showcased at Fashion Scout London and Paris, celebrated its 4th season at London Fashion Week in February 2015. In 2015 Anton Belinskiy is the semifinalist of LVMH Prize and Anna K just showed her FW 15 Little Match Girl Collection at LFW. FW19 is our fifth successful season at Paris Fashion Week, where More Dash Showroom is continuing to promote our new generation of contemporary designers to international buyers and press.
More Dash designers are currently stocked by the best stores in Europe, USA, Asia and Australia. We work with giants of the retail business: Moda Operandi (USA), Luisa Via Roma (Italy), Lane Crawford (China), Barneys New York (USA), Harvey Nichols (Hong Kong, Dubai, Kuwait), Isetan(Japan), Restir (Japan), G&B Negozio (Italy), Nass (Kuwait), Deuxieme Classe (Japan), Revolve (USA), Smets (Belgium), Tuchuzy(Australia)