As androgyny and fashion are increasingly paired through the coming autumn / winter season you’ll see much of this: an interpretation of androgyny that leans towards the sapphic. Sapphism turns heads, but this season androgyny gives it a rather wide berth even if many a photographer will still lean towards it.
Daria Strokous, Lindsey Wixson, Liu Wen, Marie Piovesan, Xiao Wen and Tian Yi make for an eclectic assemblage of models in clashing multi-tone prints for the September issue of Vogue China. If you don’t like one trio of models on the front of your fold-out cover, don’t worry – it also comes reversed.
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Cinematic, in a word. Jil Sander’s spring 2012 campaign puts dark edges on a clean, bright collection; Hitchcock-like in its cracked drama. Each of Natasha Poly, Clément Chabernaud, Aiden Andrews and Daria Strokous peers out from a circle of broken glass and descends a dark staircase. The vintage-inspired shapes and faux bobbed hair of the collection’s styling only strengthen the air of mystery in Willy…
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Anna Selezneva looks so gorgeous in this shoot for the latest issue of Vogue Russia that I’m willing to ignore the deja vu that gently tugs at the back of my mind. The styling – in this instance by Geraldine Saglio – just doesn’t seem entirely new. Thinking back that’s probably because it might as well be a direct sequel to last month’s shoot starring…
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It wasn’t all that long ago that the mandatory uniform for a glamorous evening soiree was a body conscious dress that climbed the thigh, hugged the hips, and accentuated the shoulders into unnatural proportions. It was sequins, it was bandages, it was Herve Leger and Balmain. As far as 2011’s fashion trends go though, our choices for night-time have reverted back to more traditional types…
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Bright hot pinks and reds are the primary colours in the Allure editorial featuring Daria Strokous. Tom Munro photographs these high quality images and enhances the blazing makeup as engineered by make up artist, Max Delorme.
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