Over 600 participants from Russian regions and foreign countries have been registered for participation in IV International Lace Festival VITA LACE.
Vologda is to become home to IV International Lace Festival VITA LACE on July 15-18.
The International Lace Festival VITA LACE collects everything related to the world of linen industry: fabrics, clothes, textile, souvenirs, as well as looms, spinning machines and accessories.
The program of the festival includes lace making competitions and exhibitions, thematic lace making workshops, round-table discussions, fashion shows and numerous accompanying events of a creative and cultural nature.
Registration of participants for IV International Lace Festival VITA LACE will last till June 25. 632 participants from 34 Russian regions and foreign countries (Ukraine, Germany, Estonia, Montenegro, Israel, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia) have already been registered. Their full-time or part-time participation depends on the situation with the novel coronavirus. The festival will be held following the requirements of the Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare (Rospotrebnadzor).
IV International Lace Festival VITA LACE will be devoted to preservation and development of handicrafts as part of the original culture and heritage of the nation. This year, one of the key spectacular events of the International Lace Festival will be a large-scale project "Under the Lace Sky", which will be held during the festival in the heart of Vologda - the Kremlin Square. An art object consisting of lace stars woven by participants during the campaign will be presented to the public. The laceworks will be made of metallic threads of golden or silver colors. This event will be devoted to 60th anniversary of the first human space flight.