Name: Daria Panchenko Designer of ELPHIN LINGERIE
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
I am not a big fan of fashion, my favorite design is the one which best suit to me.
What are the basic philosophies or principles that inform your designs?
I design what I would wear. Something that is bold and sexy. Something that makes me feel good.
How did you get into design?
I’ve always been into design in terms its artistry. I’ve been a make up artist, a model.. these are all design heavy professions. But I got into lingerie design for purely selfish reasons. To create the clothes that I would want to wear.
What’s your favorite animal?
My french bulldog Adele.
What’s the tallest building you’ve ever been on top of?
Probably the high rise apartments in Arkadia (Odessa, Ukraine).
What three things do you think about most each day?
Sex, work, and work. If there was a 4th… drinks with friends
What TV show/cast would you like to join for a day?
I don’t own a TV. It gets in the way of my sex and work.
Cake or Ice Cream?
Definetely Ice Cream.