Retro Babes – Chinese fashion brand Ochirly taps a trio of top models–Miranda Kerr, Ava Smith and Lindsey Wixson–to be more specific, for its spring-summer 2014 campaign. Fashion photographer Mario Testino captured the girls in retro attire with pumped tresses that are the pinnacle of sixties chic. A color palette of bright pastels and whites certainly have us thinking of spring. Also make sure to check out Lindsey in the new ads from Chanel where she delivers her signature pout for Karl Lagerfeld.
How Bazaar – Top model Ava Smith graces the December cover of Harper’s Bazaar Latin America, looking super glam in a dress from Prabal Gurung. Photographed by Blossom Berkofsky of Atelier Management and styled by Nick Nelson, the blonde beauty wears resort 2014 looks from the likes of Versace, Michael Kors and Cushie et Ochs in the accompanying studio snaps. / Hair by Cecilia, Makeup by Angie Parker
Ava Poses with Attitude – Ava Smith struts her stuff in this fashion spread for Flaunt magazine. Alexander Neumann photographed the defiant-looking American model against a stark white background for the independent arts and culture bible. Vanessa Metz styled Ava in edgy black leather and blue denim ensembles which showcase the Chicago-born model’s enviably toned midriff. / Beauty by Sergio Corvacho
Springtime Sweetness – Ava Smith appears like the all-American girl next door in a fun new fashion feature for Vogue Spain’s May issue. Hasse Nielsen (Camera Link) photographs the US model against a simple blue background for the playful spread. This classic, uncluttered backdrop ensures the outfits that stylist Claudia Englmann selected shine. Apparel from Pierre Balmain, Chanel, Prada, Pierre Hardy and more is featured in the spread. / Hair by Cim Mahony, Makeup by Helene Vasnier
Romantic Ava – Model Ava Smith poses for Benny Horne’s lens in these romantic images photographed for Exit Magazine’s autumn-winter 2012 issue. Stylist Catherine Newell-Hanson selects sheer, lacy designs from the likes of Stella McCartney, Emilio Pucci and Agent Provocateur for the brunette to wear. For beauty, makeup artist Tyron Machhausen creates a smokey eye while hair stylist Andre Gunn gives Ava tousled tresses.
Back to Black – The fall-winter issue of French Revue de Modes enlists 16 established and newer faces for its latest covers, photographed by Thierry Le Goues. Models Arlenis Sosa, Heidi Mount, Ashley Smith, Vika Falileeva, Merethe Hopland, Ava Smith, Marihenny Rivera, Vasilisa Pavlova, Tian Yi, Chrystal Copland, Anja Konstantinova, Deimante Misiunaite, Irina Denisova and Keilani Asmus pose in black and white images showcasing the fall designs of Gucci, Chanel, Dior, Stella McCartney and Versace amongst others styled by Marcell Rocha.
The Simple Life – Topshop enlists a cast of new faces for its fall 2012 campaign, photographed by Alasdair McLellan. Models Ava Smith, Kolfinna Kristófersdóttir, Laura Kampman, Melissa Stasiuk, Moa Åberg and Nadja Giramata keep it low-key in autumn layers which range from sporty to grunge style.
On Form – For fall, structure is bold and proportions exaggerated as stylist Brian Molloy shows with a sleek wardrobe for model Ava Smith on the pages of Harper’s Bazaar UK September. Photographer Sebastian Kim takes to a minimalist setting and emphasizes the bold silhouettes and deep, color blocked hues of Ava’s looks, which include selects from the likes of Stella McCartney, Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Alexander Wang, Alberta Ferreti, Proenza Schouler, Fendi, Haider Ackermann, Yves Saint Laurent and Tom Ford. A sharp brow and structured coif top off these striking looks for autumn. / Hair by Esther Langham, Make-up by Maki Ryoke @ Tim Howard, Prop Stylist, Anne Koch @ CLM
New Shapes – American glossy V Magazine celebrates musicians and models with three covers for its ‘Youthquake Issue’. Cover one features musicians of the moment, Sky Ferreira, Grimes and Charli XCX. Cover two features models Stef van der Laan, Daniela Braga and Kati Nescher wearing The New Silhouette by Comme des Garçons. And cover three stars models on the rise Ava Smith, Thairine Garcia and Kati Nescher. Styled by Carine Roitfeld with photography by Sebastian Faena, the girls all stand out in three standout fall styles.
The Super Color – Peter Pilotto’s resort 2013 collection offers an explosion of colors with kaleidoscopic prints and patterns created digitally by designers Peter Pilotto and Christopher de Vos. Modeled by Ava Smith and Josephine Skriver, the silhouette of the transitional season is rigid with above the knee skirts matched with short or long-sleeve tops contrasting the chaotic patterns. The resort collection also offers pants and jumpsuits in bold, all over prints inspired by medieval illuminated manuscripts found in London’s Royal Library. Overall, the Pilotto woman keeps it sophisticated with a touch of whimsy the resort season. / Photos by Jason Kim, Styling by Tom van Dorpe