Camille Rowe does her best Daisy Buchanan

The Great Gatsby trailer is out, the roaring ’20s and all their excesses – as seen through the eyes of F. Scott Fitzgerald – are back in the forefronts of people’s minds. So it’s no surprise that editorials continue to play, some indirectly some very directly indeed, to the era and the literature being revived.

Elle France’s May 2012 issue went the literal route, with a shoot by David Vasiljevic that loosely recreates scenes from the story. The shots have a certain cinematic quality but somehow fall flat of the emotion they deserve; none the less Michèle Beaurenaut’s styling offers up some flapper-esque goodness to inspire your vintage fashion choices.

camille rowe great gatsby shoot

Click the thumbnails for full pictures:
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12
Camille Rowe, Melanie Thierry, Joey Starr: Elle France, May '12

Also starring Joey Starr and Melanie Thierry, you can view the full shoot at the gallery above.

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Some people's wardrobes are about a small selection of pieces that all fit within one aesthetic - Tania Braukamper isn't such a person. With a wardrobe that spans three different rooms, her approach to fashion is a mixture of current-season key pieces mixed with vintage finds she's sourced on innumerous shopping trips around the world's more cultured capitals. Despite a disparate approach to shopping, Tania is adamant that the key to mixing vintage with new season is to stick to key looks and colours that work for oneself. And it's a theory that she works into her writing for Fashionising.com, where she serves as the publication's Editor.