Natalia’s New Story–Following up her sultry swimsuit campaign for Etam, leading face Natalia Vodianova shows off her demure side for the April cover story from Elle China. The Russian model poses for Mathieu Cesar in luxe looks from the spring collections of Louis Vuitton, Dior and more in these dreamy images. See more of Natalia’s Elle shoot below. / Hair by Paolo Ferreira, Makeup by Marielle Loubet
A Women Who Road Away – Swathed in looks exclusively from Dior’s resort 2014 collection, Fia Ljungstrom graces the pages of Elle China’s January issue. Photographed by Stockton Johnson and styled by Cloe Dong, the dark-haired model is the very picture of elegance posing in Monaco in the French label’s ladylike designs created by Raf Simons. / Makeup by Claire Raimbault, Hair by Teddi Cranford
Elle Girl – Landing yet another cover, Miranda Kerr graces the January issue of Elle China for the magazine’s subscribers and newsstands addition. On the first cover (featured above), Miranda wears a sparkling and feathered look while the cover below features a black capelet and pleated collar. See more of the Australian beauty in Mango’s current winter 2013 advertisements shot by Inez & Vinoodh.
The Virgin Land – Llu Wen heads to the rural countryside for the December cover story of Elle China. The Chinese model, who was named on this year’s Highest Paid Models list by Forbes, showcases rustic yet elegant looks in the on location shoot photographed by Li Qi and styled by Jin Jing. The face of Estee Lauder recently joined Christy Turlington and Doutzen Kroes for the holiday campaign from H&M. / Makeup by Yooyo Keong Ming
Celebrate – In celebration of its 25th anniversary issue, Elle China enlists homegrown beauty Shu Pei, Miao Bin Si, CiCi Xiang and Emma Pei for a lengthy fashion featured photographed by Stockton Johnson. The models wear all designer labels including Kenzo, Celine, Valentino and more selected by WeiMo, who styled Shu Pei, and Wuwoo who styled the other girls. Shu Pei flew out to Milan and posed with designers Roberto Cavalli, Dean & Dan Caten and Silvia Fendi in the glossy images.
New Season – Liu Wen graces the pages of Elle China’s September issue, looking super glam in autumn looks. Trunk Xu photographed the Chinese beauty who recently made her first appearance on Forbes’ Highest-Paid Models list at the number five spot. In the shoot, Liu wears designs from the fall collections of Prada, Miu Miu and Saint Laurent amongst others styled by Jin Jin. / Hair by He Zhiguo, Makeup by He Lei
Image: Elle China/Mei Yuangui
Go for Gold – Actress Blake Lively graces the September issue of Elle China, looking stunning in a gold gown from Gucci’s fall 2013 collection. Mei Yuangui photographed the blonde beauty with styling by Hubert Chen for the new issue. The face of Gucci’s “Premiere” fragrance also wore the brand at a recent promotional event.
Autumn Fairy Tale – Captured for the September issue of Elle China, model Xiao Wen wears a mix of relaxed and elegant selects in Laura Sciacovelli’s enchanting images. Stylist Miranda Almond selects a wardrobe of all British designers including the work of Stella McCartney, Giles, Paul Smith and many more for the Chinese beauty to wear on her fairy tale London outing.
Arrow of Cupid – Model Tiera Dyck is a fresh faced beauty in these portraits lensed by Michelle Du Xuan for Elle China’s latest issue. With feminine styling by Rene De Bathory, Tiera is as pretty as the flowers around her, with make-up by Daria Slusarczyk (B4) and soft tresses by Shuko Sumida.
The New Look – The March edition of Elle China marks a relaunch of the publication with the magazine going semi-monthly, giving double the number of issues and fashion. With its new look, Elle enlists the talent of designer Jean Paul Gaultier and Chinese top models Shu Pei and Kiki Kang. Gaultier styled the two girls with his own creations as well as other designers’ pieces. In front of Mark Pillai’s lens, the girls look like retro pin-ups with a rock and roll twist in the form of tattoo sleeves and bold makeup.