Chanel’s Belle

January 8th, 2015 |Posted by Janelle

To say Karl Lagerfeld is fond of Gisele Bundchen is something of an understatement. Over the past year the supermodel has become the face of everything Chanel from beauty products, to the classic No. 5. Given this mutual affection and Bundchen’s role in the brand’s now iconic “protest march” fashion show, it seems fitting to see Gisele as the face of the line’s spring campaign. Shot by Karl as always the ads depict a barefoot and beautiful Bundchen on freewheeling through the streets of Paris. Armed with a folded newspaper, crochet bindle and layers of Chanel (naturally) Gisele cuts a fine figure.

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Pop Couture

August 25th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

Numéro finds itself in a mod-mood for September with 5 graphic covers shot by Karl Lagerfeld. Utilizing a black and white patterned backdrop and a series of swingy looks from the latest collections, Lagerfeld creates a sixties mood on modern girls Sasha Luss,Lexi Boling and Maartje Verhoef. The streamlined pieces from Jean Paul Gaultier, Dior, Armani Prive, Valentino and of course Chanel showcase a youthful and carefree side of couture – still elegant but completely in line with the way modern women dress.

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Binx Blooms

August 7th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

To say that Binx Walton is having a moment is something of an understatement. With her effervescent personality and unique look Binx has charmed the high fashion world and quickly become a favorite of powerful photographers and designers alike. Whether she’s recreating Kate Moss’ classic poses on the new cover of i-D Magazineposing in MBMJ masks alongside the lovely Natalie Westling on Dazed & Confused‘s standout cover shot, or flexing in workout gear in the Chanel ads Binx displays it-factor and an irrepressible joie de vivre. Take a look at what the lovely Miss Walton has been up to of late from covers to campaigns.

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Ph. Daniel Jackson for i-D Magazine

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Ph. Mario Sorrenti (Art Partner) for Balmain

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Binx and Natalie Westling on the cover of Dazed & Confused by Roe Ethridge

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Chanel’s Knock Outs

July 11th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

After that impressive supermarket set for the fall show you might have expected Chanel to deliver a campaign filled with walls of groceries and models pushing carts to the checkout line, but Karl Lagerfeld likes to keep us on our toes. Eschewing the familiar and taking the brand’s imagery into an even more unexpected place Karl sets the fall ads in a boxing gym. We’re sure more than a few fights have broken out over Chanel’s quilted bags and little black jackets so the venue seems oddly fitting. Cara Delevingne and Binx Walton are front and center in Lagerfeld’s images looking cool and chic amidst the gritty backdrop – considering the collection’s sportswear leanings the ultra-cool ads seem right on target.

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Less is More

May 7th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

Josh Olins kicks back in the pages of British Vogue with an editorial infused with easygoing charm. Set in the windswept hills of Santa Barbara and starring Andreea Diaconu and Ashleigh Goodthe story focuses on minimal separates in neutral colors. With stylist Clare Richardson at the helm, the pared down color palette and restrained lineup of pieces from ChanelDerek Lam and Burberry Prorsum seems effortlessly cool rather than sharply severe. For their part, Andreea and Ashleigh look right at home in every shot, whether they’re lounging in the tall grass, or posing together on the edge of the boardwalk.

 See the full story on CLM

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Oyster’s Treasures

April 7th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

20 years go by so much quicker than you’d think! Oyster Magazine hits a major milestone with their latest issue and celebrates by launching their biggest edition to date filled from cover to cover with exciting new editorial from fashion and art’s most influential names. For Oyster hitting the big 2-0 means revisiting some of their favorite personalities from all arenas of culture and giving contributors like Ryan McGinley,  Jeff Bark, Petra Collins, Neil Gamain and Tim Barber the freedom to express their creativity. On the cover the irrepressible Charlotte Free shines in Chanel Haute Couture in a striking shot by Bark, while Devon Windsor looks sleek in Saint Laurent Paris in a black and white shot also by Bark. Inside you’ll find a wealth of fresh content editorial content centered around the theme of showing it all – whether that means getting undressed or simply baring your soul.

For even more Oyster be sure to visit OysterMag.com

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Charlotte Free by Jeff Bark

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Petra Collins shot by Ryan McGinley

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Mike Bailey-Gates and Claire Christerson shot by Petra Collins, styled by Zara Mirkin

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Nastya Sten shot by Jeff Bark, styled by Sasha Kelly

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Meghan Collison by Bjarne Jonasson, styled by Clare Byrne

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Rose Bertram shot by Tyler, The Creator and Brick Stowell

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‘Gimme the Loot!’ shot by Asger Carlsen, styled by Megha Kapoor

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Louis Mayhew shot by Andre Herrero

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Stoya shot by Tim Barber, styled by Zara Mirkin

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Ali Michael shot by Petra Collins, styled by Alexandra Horton

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Anais Pouliot shot by Michael Hauptman, styled by Stella Greenspan

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Devon Windsor by Jeff Bark, styled by Sasha Kelly

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Endless Summer

April 3rd, 2014 |Posted by Matthew

Last fall, while the rest of the world was settling in for winter, Self Service hit the L.A. coastline for a glimpse into Summer 2014. Soaking up 48 hours of sun and surf, Anna Ewers and Kirsty Hume strike a perfect pair of beach blondes in this carefree California editorial, photographed by Glen Luchford (Art Partner). Anna and Kirsty join up with a band of surfer dudes, catch a few waves, and laze on the shore, all the while sporting spring’s most enviable fashions styled by Marie Chaix (Art Partner). Like any beach weekend, Anna and Kirsty’s jaunt isn’t without its hijinks; after swapping Prada and Proenza Schouler for a wetsuit, Anna goes rogue, paddling out in full Chanel.

See the full story in the fashion database.

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Toy Story

March 26th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

Tim Walker brings boundless creativity to the pages of W Magazine, with a spirited couture story that transforms models into living dolls straight out of the toy chest. Edward Enninful provides a treasure trove of spring couture looks selecting the very best from Schiaparelli, Dior, Chanel and Valentino then mixing them with pieces from National Theatre Costume and jewels from Buccellati and Harry Winston. The combination makes for an fairytale mix that seems fit for a Broadway production or fantastical film. The appealing cast of Nastya StenMalaika Firth, Natalie WestlingOla RudnickaEsmerelda Seay ReynoldsRiley MontanaLaura O’GradyJake Love and Sang Woo Kim add to the story’s beauty bringing their fresh faces and a bouyant youthful spirit to Walker’s images.

See the full ‘Babes in Toyland’ story on W Magazine.com

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