Givenchy Girl – Amy Troost captures Ajak Deng in Givenchy’s fall 2011 collection for the latest issue of V Magazine Spain. Styled by Alastair McKimm, Ajak works every angle in Riccardo Tisci’s sheer skirts and panther patterns.
Fierce Beginnings – Following up our preview of the fall 2011 campaign, Givenchy shares some behind the scenes photos of its feline themed advertisements starring Mariacarla Boscono, Naomi Campbell and Kristen McMenamy. Looking flawless on set, the supermodels give their best from start to finish in these backstage images.
Birds of Paradise – Riccardo Tisci delivers heavenly creations for Givenchy’s fall 2011 haute couture collection. Modeled by Mariacarla Boscono, Daphne Groeneveld, Joan Smalls, Caroline Trentini, Izabel Goulart, Zuzanna Bijoch, Iselin Steiro, Saskia de Brauw and Kasia Struss; the ivory gowns of romantic chantilly lace, airy feathers and gauzy silk tulle show structured yet delicate workmanship.
Riccardo’s World – The latest issue of Interview Magazine features Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci with a Q&A conducted by Donatella Versace. Accompanying the article, Steven Klein photographs models Guinevere van Seenus and Saskia de Brauw in Givenchy’s fall 2011 collection in his moody, limitless style. Outfitted by Ludivine Poiblanc, the duo rocks neon hued hair accessories and hard edged attitudes. Here is an excerpt of the interview below:
VERSACE: Has your initial passion diminished at all? Is it still the same as it always was? Or are you getting used to it?
TISCI: I have to be honest: My great strength, which I very much believe in, is family…
Givenchy Style – Givenchy’s latest fragrance entitled Dahlia Noir does not come out until late 2011, but the campaign starring Riccardo Tisci muse Mariacarla Boscono already has the blogosphere buzzing. Described as dark and sensual, this latest advertisement features Mariacarla in a harness with a sheer cape. (Grazia UK, TFS)
Lions, panthers and bears, oh my–Givenchy’s fall 2011 collection gave way to a plethora of prints for the new season. Designer Riccardo Tisci took on floral and panther prints with a mostly monochromatic color palette accented by forest green and violet hues. The styling of the show was not so much casual, but more street-wear friendly than previous seasons with sheer material paired with mini ruffled skirts, leather jackets and knit sweaters.