Darina Krasnovetska is to have a sporty look for her performance of “Say Love” at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk, Belarus.
Darina will be wearing a sporty overall for her performance at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018. UA:PBC spoke to designer Lesya Patok who has designed the outfit that Darina will be wearing on stage in Minsk. The styling continues the sporting theme that has been seen in the music video for “Say Love”, as well as her latest photo shoot.
Lesya Patok explained that she looked over the outfits from the past three years and wanted Darina to be wearing something “modern, fashionable and stylish”. She added that;
Due to the sporty image, Darina will look modern, she will be free to move on the stage and, at the same time, will not look like the other twenty contestants in sequins and bracelets.
The final outfit that Darina will be wearing on stage will be a mainly white overall, with red hints. The white according to Lesya is to bring cleanliness, while the red is to draw the eye and the viewer.
Who is Darina Krasnovetska?
Eleven-year-old Darina Krasnovetska was born on 12th May 2007 in Vinnytsia, Ukraine. The young singer has been taking singing classes for over five years, and her other hobbies include travelling, contemporary dancing, painting, and playing the piano. Her greatest achievements in her career include participating in The Voice Kids in Ukraine, and winning the Black Sea Games two times.
In September this year, Darina and nine other artists took part in the Ukrainian Junior Eurovision selection show. In the end, Darina took the crown after the jury panel of music experts decided she would be the best candidate. She will compete this November with the song “Say Love”.
Ukraine debuted in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2006 and has competed in the contest ever since. To date Ukraine has only won the competition once. In 2012 Anastasiya Petryk won in Amsterdam with the song “Nebo”, she scored 138 points including eight sets of 12 points. Ukraine has hosted the contest twice, the first time being in 2009 and the second being in 2013 following their victory in Amsterdam.