Lee Daniels Fairytale Theater–For the spring-summer issue of CR Fashion Book, the magazine continues to look at fairy tales with a story starring top model Joan Smalls and actor on the rise, Michael B. Jordan. The pair pose for director Lee Daniels (known for “The Butler”) in his first ever fashion editorial featuring a modern reinterpretation of notable fairy tales. Jahl Fischer and Paolo Nieddu style Joan (who stars in Fendi’s spring ads) as the beauty channels Snow White, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty while Michael plays a handsome Prince Charming.
Beauty & the Beast–Following up her gravity defying, bikini clad Sports Illustrated shoot, Kate Upton shows quite a different side for a story featured in CR Fashion Book. The bi-annual fashion glossy has released a preview of a new shoot inspired by “Beauty and the Beast”. Kate poses alongside Brazilian model Marlon Teixeira in covered-up fashions styled by Carine Roitfeld in the Karl Lagerfeld snapped spread. The blonde beauty is shown wearing classically styled looks from the likes of Celine, JW Anderson and Pringle of Scotland in the dramatic shoot.
E.T. A Tale of Friendship and Loss–A fashion spread inspired by E.T.? If any magazine was to do it, CR Fashion Book seems like a good choice. Editor-in-Chief Carine Roitfeld calls it her favorite fantasy “because it makes [her] cry.” Lindsey Wixson (who also appears on the issue’s cover) stars alongside Magda Laguinge in some out of the world fashions from the spring collections of Miu Miu, Christopher Kane, Givenchy and more styled by Roitfeld. Look at a preview of the spread photographed by Sebastian Faena below, and see more when the new issue hits stores on February 25th.
CR’s New Issue–The spring-summer issue of CR Fashion Book taps leading model Lindsey Wixson and rising star Gigi Hadid (who is the daughter of Yolanda Foster–known for her “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” fame). Lindsey, who was photographed by Sebastian Faena, stars in an E.T. inspired shoot while Gigi is a bohemian babe on her cover lensed by Bruce Weber. The new issue hits stores on February 25th.
CR Fashion Book #3 Covers with Kim Kardashian and Emily Ratajkowski
CR #3 – Carine Roitfeld’s bi-annual fashion magazine CR Fashion Book (which has a starring role in the upcoming “Mademoiselle C” documentary) is getting ready to launch its third issue on September 12th. The publication features models such as Karlie Kloss, Natasa Vojonovic and Irina Shayk. Kim Kardashian and Emily Ratajkowski of “Blurred Lines” video fame appear on the cover while there are fashion features shot by Tom Ford, Sebastian Faena and Bruce Weber. Roitfeld also photographs for the first time with a tribute to the opera singer Farinelli. Look below for more previews from CR.
Bruce Weber’s Miami House Party – The spring-summer issue of Carine Roitfeld’s bi-annual fashion glossy CR Fashion Book hits newsstands on February 28th, and here is a look at one of the spreads lensed by Bruce Weber. The photographer heads to Miami and captures an eclectic cast starring models Alessadra Ambrosio, Irina Shayk and Kiara Kabukuru; reality tv star Big Ang, dancer Lil Buck and youtube sensation Carrie the Dancing Dog. Whether jamming on the beach or riding around in cars, the group brings personality to the colorful images.