Vasilyev responded to the accusations of the Finnish journalist to the «Fashion sentence»

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary in fotomonster fashion Alexander Vasilev. Archival photoVasilyev responded to the accusations of the Finnish journalist to the «Fashion sentence»© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary the image Bank

TV presenter and fashion historian Alexander Vasiliev has accused the correspondent of the Finnish broadcasting company Yle, Kerstin Kronwall is that the program «Fashion verdict» demeaning to women.

«I admit that in Russia this happens. But this does not mean that it is a system of values which we promote,» said Vasiliev in an interview to television channel «Star».

He admitted that he did not read the article of the journalist and may not take sides in this matter. This Vasilyev suggested that Kronwall had only seen one episode of the program, where one of the characters humiliated his wife.

The broadcaster added that the programme is not about women’s humiliation, and «the disguise».

«In the eyes of Finn, all this looks weird — why do women wear makeup, why wear heels, why dye your hair and change your clothes? In Finland no such problems — they all go as chukhonka,» — said Vasilyev.

Earlier Kronwall said that the essence of the «Fashionable sentence» reduced to charges of participating in not good enough. The journalist noted that all participants of the project are disadvantaged, because in this program, «woman is not always right — that is, it needs to change.»

«Fashion verdict» — television show about fashion and style, which goes on the First channel from July 2007. In 2015, the program received the award TEFI in a nomination «the Entertaining program: a way of life».