The impact of street-style bloggers on the current fashion scene is undeniable. Whether you’re following every Lookbook.nu update or watching photogs like Garance Doré and Tommy Ton make their way into the pages of Vogue, it is hard to escape the blog phenomenon. This month’s British Vogue gives a wry twist on the trend with Raymond Meier‘s colorful street-style inspired editorial starring the stunning Suvi Koponen.
At first glance these pictures definitely look like something you’d see on a fashion Tumblr. You’ve got all the tell-tale tropes; girl toting motorcycle helmet in outfit unfit for a motorcycle – check, beleaguered editor carrying not one but two seasonal it-bags – check, Anna Dello Russo approved cherry hat – check. Stylist Charlotte Pilcher has certainly done her homework and it shows. The look at me (and please take my picture) over-the-top-ness of each look mimics the trend without ever verging into parody.
Intermission‘s latest issue knocks the ball out of the park with a page after page of unique content. Inside you’ll find interviews and profiles on everyone from insiders like Acne’s Jonny Johansson and interior design star Ryan Korban, to industry legends Tom Pecheux and Diane Kendal. Editorial content is just as strong, with Dorothea Barth Jorgensen and Suvi Koponenstriking steely poses on the cover and playing it cool in corresponding editorials by Patrik Sehlstedt.
In this issue: model Tom Guinness, makeup artists Tom Pecheux & Diane Kendal, Glenn O´Brien, Jonny Johansson of Acne, jewelry designer Gaia Repossi, interior designer Ryan Korban & Ben Gorham founder of Byredo Fragrances.
You saw that infamous video of Paola Kudacki‘s beauty story for Purple #12. Now here is a suite of the actual images of the shoot, straight from De Facto‘s, Paola’s rep. We love that it is as much a jewelry extravaganza as it is a beauty moment.