This Friday saw the launch of a new empire for 15 year old Russian fashion Czarina Kira Plastinina as she opens her first US store in New Yorks trendy Soho area. Plastinina, who currently owns 40 stores in Russia, the Ukraine and Kazakhstan, was on hand with her Millionaire Wimm-Bill-Dan co-founder father to inaugurate the store and greet the press. Decked out in her own designs, Plastinina looked every bit the part of a Princess, with her white track suited father (cell phone in hand) as the dutiful king.

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