Daisy’s Picks – Model and style maven Daisy Lowe selects her favorite pieces from fashion retailer H&M’s holiday party collection in a new video. Daisy’s picks range from day to night, including cut-off denim shorts with stud detailing, velvet pants and an art-deco inspired high-waist skirt. The party looks are available in H&M stores worldwide.
Retro Beauty – Ulla (S Models) poses for a beautiful series of photos by Jeff Tse. Makeup artist Dominique Samuel and hair stylist Bradley Irion create a variety of retro-inspired beauty looks for the model, while stylist Alexa Ryan keeps things simple with fuzzy sweaters and cozy knits. / Production by Emily Bishop
Punk Geisha – Juxtaposing Japanese influenced style with a punk attitude, photographer Ninja Hanna and stylist Josef Forselius capture eye-catching fashions for FGR’s most recent exclusive. Model Lovisa Axelsson Hager poses in Rågsved, Sweden; wearing the designs of Sonia Rykiel, Cheap Monday and Longchamp amongst others in these striking images. Perfecting the looks, hair stylist Philip Fohlin creates the blonde’s geisha-inspired coif and makeup artist Elva Ahlbin paints her face with rosy hues.
L’envol – French actress, musician, and model Lou Doillon poses for photographer Nicolas Guérin in an elegant spread featured in French publication Madame Figaro. Styled by Agnès Poulle, Lou embodies a fierce beauty as she dons labels including Balmain, Alexander McQueen, Cartier and Giuseppe Zanotti Design. / Hair by Martyn Foss (Airport Agency), Makeup by Céline Planchenault, Photo Assistants – Aude de Cazenove and Julien Lienard
Chanel in Courchevel – Celebrating its third consecutive year with its winter headquarters located in Courchevel, Chanel offers an exclusive limited edition “Boy” handbag (pictured above) in white alligator and grey orylag for the ephemeral boutique. The store, located in the heart of the Alpine village, houses the label’s Cruise 2013, Première, Mademoiselle Privé, Fine Jewellery and shoe collections. The winter boutique is open from now to April 2013.
Sun Child – Model of the moment Ruby Jean Wilson is a girl on fire for Karen Magazine issue #14. Photographed by Mikael Wardhana, the current face of Marc Jacobs’ spring 2013 campaign looks gilded and statuesque in glimmering gold frocks chosen by stylist Michael Azzollini.
Lady Sings the Blues – Inspired by the practicality and glamour of the forties, DSquared2 designers Dean and Dan Caten created angular silhouettes for their label’s pre-fall 2013 collection. Model Jasmine Tookes dons a mix of high-waisted pencil skirts, daywear jackets and menswear inspired tailoring reinterpreted with the DSquared2 aesthetic. Ultra-feminine looks in shades of lilac, carrot, rouge, sand, black and ruby-red place an emphasis on body conscious silhouettes. For evening wear, the DSquared2 woman gets ready to hit the town in floor-length silk chiffon and crêpe gowns.
Lindsey – Top model Lindsey Wixson posed for the Sunday Times Style’s December 16th edition in a variety of seasonal knits and holiday dresses. Photographed by Eric Guillemain (2b Management), Lindsey proves you can look sultry and sophisticated in any type of weather. / Hair by Leonardo Manetti
Light February – Rising star Vanessa Axente nabs her third Vogue cover with the February 2013 issue of Vogue Japan. The Hungarian beauty is relaxed and minimal in a look from Céline’s spring 2013 collection.
An Exceptional Christmas – Dior presents a fantastical shoot for its latest catalogue starring Nimue Smit. The Dutch beauty poses for Koto Bolofo’s lens in dreamy images featuring the designs of Raf Simons with lots of flowers, oversized props and butterflies. The accompanying film titled, “An Exceptional Christmas” (and featured after the cut) shows the ultra-feminine looks in motion.