Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, who has arrived in Rio de Janeiro together with her family to support the Dutch Olympic team, put on a vyshyvanka style embroidery dress.
The Ukraine's Vyshyvanka Day was celebrated by Ukrainians around the globe. In Canada, even Prime Minister Justin Trudeau put on an embroidered shirt.
On Thursday, May 19, residents of all Ukrainian cities were celebrating the Vyshyvanka Day - the day of the national Ukrainian embroidered shirt.
President Petro Poroshenko met with former Prime Minister of Sweden, member of the International Advisory Board Carl Bildt.
In honor of the Vyshyvanka [national Ukrainian embroidered shirt - ed.] Day, the majority of Ukrainian parliamentarians came to work today wearing national costumes.
Employees of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine have put on their national Ukrainian embroidered shirts - vyshyvankas - today, May 19, because of the national Vyshyvanka Day.
Lybid, who was one of the founders of Kyiv and the monument to whom was erected on the Maidan Nezalezhnosti in the Ukrainian capital, has been dressed in vyshyvanka – a traditional Ukraine’s embroidered shirt.
Deputy from the Party of Regions Mikhail Chechetov believes that coming to the Parliament in the traditional embroidery shirts is not a good idea.