Gucci Style – Benjamin Grillon photographs Nadja Bender and Maud Welzen for the pre-fall edition of Gucci’s iPad Magazine, Gucci Style. The duo poses alongside male models Lenz Von Johnston and Staffan Lindström in sharp, equestrian influenced looks styled by Erika Kurihara. / Hair by Alessandro Squarza, Makeup by Megumi Itano
Pastel Resort – Gucci enlists top models Karmen Pedaru and Joan Smalls for its resort 2013 campaign pictured at a garden party setting. Mert & Marcus capture the duo in the Italian fashion house’s pastel separates with stylish handbags.
Black Nights – Saskia de Brauw graces the October issue of Vogue Netherlands wearing a dress from Gucci’s fall 2012 collection. The cover girl poses for Jan Welter’s lens with styling by Jos van Heel.
Jac Closeup – Polish beauty Jac Jagaciak covers the fall edition of Viva! Moda, wearing a gown from Gucci’s autumn collection. Jac posed for Maciek Kobielski’ lens with styling by Agnieszka Scibior for the new issue which hits stores on September 6th.
Maximum Volume – Kristina Salinovic graces the September issue of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore wearing a gown from Gucci’s autumn collection and a wide smile.
Just Kids – Following up its previous three covers, the pre-fall 2012 edition of i-D Magazine releases a jovial image starring Kel Markey and Herieth Paul. Captured by Sølve Sundsbø with styling by Charlotte Stockdale, the duo wears Gucci jackets with colorful powder as the perfect accessory. Check out a preview of the accompanying story after the cut.
Gown and Out – Following up the pre-fall 2012 campaign, Gucci once again enlists Karmen Pedaru and Nadja Bender for its fall advertisements lensed by Mert & Marcus. The duo poses alongside Lenz von Johnston in sheer, gothic looks as they luxuriate with ultra-glam makeup and hair.
Modern Icon – Gucci’s Stirrup Bag makes its mark in this slick editorial lensed by Denise Boomkens for Vogue Japan’s September issue. Styled by Satoshi Hirota, model Valeria Smirnova is strict and sexy in a rich wardrobe from the brand’s nocturnal fall collection. The stirrup theme and fetish undertones are taken stylistically further with the editorial’s stable setting, where Valeria’s porcelain complexion and dark clothing contrasts beautifully against her equine co-star. / Hair by Kanada, Make-up by Coco
Glam Star – Candice Swanepoel vamps it up in Gucci for the September cover of Numéro Tokyo. Alexi Lubomirski captures the South African beauty for the new issue which hits Japanese newsstands on July 28th.
A Face for Stardom – American actress Blake Lively stars as the face of Gucci’s new fragrance, Première, inspired by their couture line of the same name. Blake was photographed by Mert & Marcus for the black and white image showing her overlooking the city in a glittering dress. (WWD)