Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak: simply splendid

We keep on exploring the present while fantasizing about the future, but every once in a while, the past catches up, disarming us with a romanticized version of the good-old days and suddenly it is all about “then”, and a little less about “now”. It only takes a luxurious backdrop, some gold accents shimmering in the decor, a couple of striking floor-length dresses and a flared skirt as light as air to finally understand what femininity is all about. Barbora Sindleryova and Maryia Rehilevich bring back a glimpse of the past ever so effortlessly. Photographed by Koray Parlak, this Marie Claire Turkey editorial is simply splendid.

feminine turban

Click the thumbnails for full pictures:
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey
Barbora & Maryia by Koray Parlak for Marie Claire Turkey

Playing upon a juxtaposition of dusty colors and vibrant hues, exploring the ease and delicacy of the ’60s signature silhouettes and throwing some sparkles along the way, fashion stylish Hakan Ozturk (www.hakanozturk.com) did a perfect job in capturing the reminiscent sophistication, serenity and femininity that defines the distant decade. All-together the editorial looks modern, yet nostalgic.

The surreal atmosphere, complemented by the perfect blend of warm light, vintage-like color effects and grand location, set the tone for the mesmerizing photo shoot featuring hair by Ibrahim Zengin and make-up by Hamiyet Akpinar. To witness Koray Parlak’s (www.korayparlak.com) click on the thumbnail above and proceed through the gallery.

Share some style:

Want to keep up with fashion?

Once a week, we send out an update with the latest fashion trends, styles and collections.
Get yours direct in your inbox and keep ahead of fashion.

Our newsletter is spam free and your email address will never be shared or sold.
Author

Written by .

Shaped by all things beautiful and feminine, Nicoleta Parascan’s first steps towards entering the captivating world of fashion were taken somewhere around the young age of six, when she received her very own first fashion magazine. Discovering an entirely new universe, filled with pretty ladies and beautiful clothes, there was not much able to ever beat or compete with the fantasy land that was suddenly opening up. Surrounded by books, constantly thinking about the next best outfit, in search of a signature style and defined by a nostalgic calling towards the past, Nicoleta believes in taking chances, in destiny and in building her own path in life. When she’s not writing, you can easily find her playing with her cat, reading an old book, watching movies, exploring the city or blogging her own daily adventures.