Jessica Stam on Fashionising.com.
Sometimes, stripes can be a little bit unforgiving and unflattering to one’s body. They may even be up there with pristine white clothes as one of women’s most daunting options, because you really need to know your body type well to know which kind of stripes work well on you. Luckily for Jessica Stam, she has a killer model figure so she is able to…
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We weren’t sure if Jessica Stam could look any more striking than she already did as a blonde, but somehow she pulls off raven-black hair in an outstanding way. Her shoot for the October 2012 issue of Interview Russia plays to the fact by accenting her contrastingly blue eyes with dark, smokey shadow and dressing her (styling by Karen Kaiser) in luxurious yet androgynous looks.
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The title, Venus Rising, might well be likening Jessica Stam to the Goddess of love and beauty – and quite aptly if you consider Michael Pandos’ styling of metallic sequins, draping dresses, and exotic jewels. But it’s the accompanying video to Koray Birand’s shoot that turns Stam into a slinking noir vixen. It’s a short-but-sweet video of the model with no outfit changes, just smooth…
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Charlotte Free amidst the madness of Hieronymus Bosch’s Garden of Earthly Delights? Kayka Ko as Tamara de Lempicka’s Art Deco driver? Diana Moldovan caught up in the surrealist world of Dali? As far as model show packages go, IMG’s latest is a work of art. Literally. The artworks themselves may not be original but the concept of pastiching them to model photos as showcards feels…
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We’ve certainly looked at allegations of photo shoots being a little more than inspired by other works before now, but this one is a little different. Photographer Steven Meisel is oddly being accused of copying himself. Which honestly makes no sense on the face of it, but becomes a little clearer when you look at the details behind his two photo shoots.
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I’m not one for horoscopes and thier vague assertions that I should be positive in the face of the adversity that might come my way today. But if anything I’ve always felt an affinity for the twins of my sign; the yin and the yang, the mortal and the immortal, the Castor and the Pollux. So while the dichotomy of naughty/nice angel/devil should have been…
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