Fifties doll

As an era 1950s produced some of the most elegant silver-screen stars the world has ever known – including, of course, the inimitable Grace Kelly. And so it’s with an appropriateness that Benjamin Kanarek‘s latest pictorial for Harpers Bazaar en Espanol takes the title Elegant 50’s, and portrays, with polished perfection, the mood of the era. Model Michelle Westgeest sports blonde waves and full skirted frocks in some settings of Brobdingnagian furniture that make her look truly like a manicured doll.

Benjamin Kanarek for Harpers Bazaar en Espanol October 2010

Click the thumbnails for full pictures:
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010
Benjamin Kanarek for Harperâs Bazaar en Espanol October 2010

You catch watch a behind the scenes video below, or click on the thumbnails to see more of the shoot.

To read more about the pictorial, including details of some of the original vintage pieces worn by Michelle, visit http://www.benjaminkanarekblog.com/79l.

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