julia hafstrom Julia Hafstrom by Jason Kibbler for <em>Harpers Bazaar UK</em> December 2010

Paying tribute to seventies’ glam rock, the December edition of Harper’s Bazaar UK takes a look at the most embellished pieces of the season with Jason Kibbler’s Velvet Goldmine. Styled by Vanessa Coyle and starring Julia Hafstrom, the flamboyant spread pairs elegant looks with loud designs from the likes of Giorgio Armani, Paul Smith and Gianfranco Ferré.

natalia vodianova Natalia Vodianova for <em>Harpers Bazaar UK</em> December 2010 by Michelangelo di Battista

Natalia Vodianova is Harper’s Bazaar UK’s Woman of the Year, or should we say golden girl of the year? Lensed by Michelangelo di Battista, the cover girl wears an array of gold garments from the likes of Alexander McQueen, Armani Prive, Givenchy and others styled by Sophia Neophitou-Apostolou.