Yelyzaveta Manzheley
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    Vasily Tropinin, Lady from Podolia, A woman in Vyshyvanka, before 1821, Kursk State Art Gallery. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

    The Ukrainian national costume is a form of significant and traditional storytelling, continuing to inspire modern designers who seek to infuse their collections with Ukrainian identity. In today's fight for independence, the essence of Ukrainian identity resonates more than ever. The Vyshyvanka, a traditional embroidered shirt, serves as a poignant symbol, reminding us of five powerful words: "Bravery, Freedom, Unity, Love, Peace.