Bikini girl, gai xinh But Fashion Week, which was set up 15 years ago to compete with other fashion footholds and Paris, fell short of the international glamour such cities receive.
Almost all shows were held in the same hall, few Russian and no foreign celebrities made an appearance.
Two Russian designers who have gained popularity in the West were markedly absent from the shows.
Girlfriend of billionaire and Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich, Daria Zhukova, did not come to the week, although she was invited. Her designs, under the label Kova and T, have recently been spotted on Hollywood stars.
Denis Simachev, who creates clean-cut sailor outfits and has his head office in , also declined his invite, his spokesman Vadim Chernyshev said.