December 6, 2013
Channeling 60′s beauty icon Ann Bonfoey Taylor, Julia Stegner turns ski-wear into a Couture Affair in ‘Snow Queen’ by Giampaolo Sgura for the December 2013 issue of Vogue Germany. Part of a group of well-known people that had perfected the art of living well, the stunning socialite was a fixture at all the big runways shows and a serious style influencer among the fashion elite.
December 5, 2013
Farah Holt stuns in Schiaparelli Couture by Christian Lacroix The Zoo Couture by Baldovino Barani for Odda Magazine #5. Shot at Elsa Schiaparelli’s eclectic Parisian apartment, this story is set up to feel like an extension of Christian Lacroix’s much celebrated show at the Pavillon de Flore of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs this Summer.
December 4, 2013
Julia Nobis, Dylan Fosket & Erik Anderson are part of ‘The Lost Generation’ in this traveling tale by Luigi & Daniele & Iango for Vogue Japan. Inspired by such works as Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road,” as we follow the rebel-red boots across the country they become a symbol of strength and defiance. A free fall from hope, the poetry of isolation is perfectly portrayed in the one single shot of Nobis walking toward camera, only the lonely silhouette of her shadow to keep her company.
December 2, 2013
Camille Rowe ushers in the season of lights with ‘Let’s Dance’ a seductive story shot by Patrik Sehlstedt for L’Officiel Paris. Dark and alluring, Sehlstedt revives the age of decadence, with a scintillating selection of sparkly scenes played out in the form of fashion noir.
December 1, 2013
Friends ’til the end, Kate Moss & John Galliano enter into the dance ‘Fantasia’ by Tim Walker for Vogue UK December 2013. To read the preparation that went into this shoot is to get a master class in high art of music, film, fashion & dance.
November 30, 2013
Once upon a time there lived a dark, ethereal beauty who’s only dream was to make it to the pages of a high fashion magazine. Magda Laguinge goes on a Couture Adventure in ‘Secret Shore’ by Jumbo Tsui for the December 2013 issue of Harper’s Bazaar China.
November 28, 2013
Xiao Wen Ju, Tian Yi, Tang Xiao Tian & River Huang play ‘A Band Apart’ by Mario Testino for Vogue China December 2013. Part of Testino’s marathon 150+ page fashion spread celebrating the magazine’s 100th issue, this funk-fetish glam-slam takes us on a trend trip through China’s exploding style scene.
November 26, 2013
Bathed in a beautiful blue light Martha Hunt embraces the energy from above in ‘Solaire’ by Txema Yeste for the November 2013 issue of Numéro Magazine #148. Blazing a trail of glory through the clouds on high I follow the sun across the azure sky, and it’s there in the hands of a greater power that I find the strength through my darkest hour.
November 23, 2013
Inspired by the stylish film An American in Paris, Zuzanna Bijoch takes us on a French fashion ride in The Paris Issue of Antidote Magazine shot by Victor Demarchelier for F/W 2013.14. From deconstructed retro-modern to decadent fur, Bijoch sweeps through the city wearing a series of high fashion 40′s inspired styles, artfully ensembled by Yann Weber.
November 22, 2013
Codie Young shows us sometimes ‘too much of a good thing is superb’ by Richard Burbridge for i-D Magazine Winter 2013.14. Delivering the definite form of high fashion time travel, Burbridge takes us a step past retro-modern with an extreme version of era amalgamation I’m calling, Future Primitive.
November 20, 2013
High fashion goes high brow with Hilary Rhoda in this 70′s inspired series shot by Danko Steiner for 032c Magazine Winter 13.14. Following this season’s second coming of Saint Laurent, Steiner honors one of fashion’s most influential eras by showcasing such prolific artists as, Commes des Garçons & Yohji Yamamoto.
November 18, 2013
Dasha Zharova discovers the art of discretion in ‘Don’t Tell Motel’ by Nikolay Biryukov for the November 2013 issue of Stolnick Magazine. Deviating from the traditional fetish laced liaison fantasies, leave it to the brilliant Biryukov to deliver a provocative piece with depth. Exercising her don’t ask don’t tell right to a little afternoon-delight, Zharova deals with the emotional consequences of carrying on a clandestine love-affair.
November 14, 2013
Adam Whitehead answers my call for a hard-core fashion spread with Daiane Conterato in the Winter 2013.14 issue of Wonderland Magazine. As I travel further down the path of high fashion art it’s difficult to find serious style innovators with the sole intention to break barriers.
November 11, 2013
Sam Rollinson is in a ‘Dreaming Mood’ in this ephemeral editorial shot by Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Italia. Following the light as it slowly filters through the lens, Sundsbø’s unique style of angular shooting captures the ambient elements in such a way as to induce a kind of trance like state.
November 7, 2013
Crystal Renn takes over the town in ‘Urbana Festa’ by Dusan Reljin for the cover of Harper’s Bazaar Brazil November 2013. Breaking all the rules Renn brings a modern vibe to the urban jungle with fashion forward looks inspired by the chic side of the Neo-Punk movement.
November 5, 2013
Ellen Von Unwerth discovers the cool side of kitch in ‘Make Me Up’ for Vogue Italia November 2013 Beauty Supplement Issue. All dolled up, Stella Maxwell, Kate King, Luma Grothe and Carola Remer get schooled in the art of beauty with a few DIY courses designed to teach them how to Pop.
November 4, 2013
Rhianna Porter is a vision of voltaic energy in ‘Still Velocity’ shot by Adam Goodison for the A/W 13.14 issue of Volt Magazine. In the quiet calmness of subdued silence we feel the raw energy of emotion emanating off the page.
October 27, 2013
Floating on a bed of ever-blooming hydrangeas, Eleonora Baumann explores a new world of fantasy filtered color in ‘Neo-Pink’ by Amira Fritz for Tank Magazine #7. Set amidst a luscious landscape Fritz brings the art of fashion out of focus using brilliant blurred effects to achieve an air of illusion.