Fashion Festival is cancelled due to international coronavirus situation.

Fashion Festival

Paola Suhonen • Ivana Helsinki

Fashion weeks at m/s Finlandia 6–29 March

The Fashion Festival at Eckerö Line 6–29.3.2020 turns the Nordic winter into spring and brings Finnish top-level fashion designers to m/s Finlandia and a programme never seen onboard before. Let the spring fashion collections come to you, and even dress you, and feel all the fabulous materials. Or do you prefer to do something yourself?

The versatile and crazy-fun DIY workshops hand out useful tips on how to dress up, take pictures and do-it-yourself. Please note that all workshops are in Finnish. Look around and you will find onboard also a photo exhibition and a film loop that combines fashion, art and design in a fascinating way. The PopUp Shop range is renewed and full of lovely spring items for everyday life. At the Parfymeria, well-known brands rejoice and cherish you with a variety of favourable prices.

Eckerö Line and Ivana Helsinki

The Eckerö Line Fashion Festival is organized in cooperation with Ivana Helsinki, led by Paola Suhonen. The Fashion Festival has its own spring themed pattern designed by Paola Suhonen. Ivana Helsinki, which turns 22 this year, is one of the most successful Finnish fashion brands internationally.

It is also a fashion, art and cinema brand that combines Slavic melancholy, Scandinavian moods and American vintage with a bit of nostalgia. There are many programmes onboard m/s Finlandia where you can step into the fashion world of Ivana Helsinki, from haute couture fashion shows to enhancing clothes in the spirit of Ivana Helsinki.

Eckerö Line and Ivana Helsinki

The Eckerö Line Fashion Festival is organized in cooperation with Ivana Helsinki, led by Paola Suhonen. The Fashion Festival has its own spring themed pattern designed by Paola Suhonen. Ivana Helsinki, which turns 22 this year, is one of the most successful Finnish fashion brands internationally. It is also a fashion, art and cinema brand that combines Slavic melancholy, Scandinavian moods and American vintage with a bit of nostalgia.

Janita Autio – modern fashion photography

The photo exhibition at the Fashion Festival presents Janita Autio, a Finnish top-level fashion photographer. Janita is specialised in fashion and portrait photography and has done photo shoots for Marimekko, among others. She has also become famous as photographer of Finnish pop stars. For a moment the magnificent photos will take you somewhere else, into the whirls of fashion world.

Fashion Film Loop by Ivana Helsinki

Ivana Helsinki is one of the pioneers worldwide in introducing Fashion Films, or short fashion videos, into fashion storytelling. For the first time ever, a retrospective compilation of Ivana Helsinki fashion films will be shown onboard. Paola Suhonen is a graduate from the prestigious American Film Institute, and her films have won several awards.

Fashion Festival at PopUp Shop

Find trendy fashion products at the PopUp Shop at deck 8. The Fashion Festival brings sustainable sunglasses by ShadeShares and products by fashion designer Mirkka Metsola and Ivana Helsinki to the shop. Get your Fashion Festival cruise souvenirs here.

Choose a DIY workshop

The Fashion Festival programme features numerous workshops, where you can learn new things with the help of fashion professionals. For example, learn how to pose and walk in high heels, or enhance and style clothes. By taking part yourself you will make your Fashion Festival cruise a memorable one. The language of the workshops and the event is Finnish.

During the Fashion Festival there are daily changing programs at m/s Finlandia. Welcome to a fashion cruise.

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