Dark Beauties – For i-D’s Exhibitionist Issue, models Alla Kostromiceva and Aymeline Valade flaunt stylist Alastair McKimm’s bondage inspired, monochromatic styling for a grunge story devoid of your normal glossy glamour. Lensed by Josh Olins, the lithe beauties contort their bodies for a lesson in posing as they sport dramatic ensembles featuring the work of Givenchy, Haider Ackermann, Chloe and others. / Casting by Michelle Lee, Set Design by Max Bellhouse
Note – nudity
Love her or hate her, Lady Gaga has a strong presence in fashion as of late. From gracing the cover of March’s Vogue US to receiving a CFDA award, the pop songtress has been welcomed by the fashion it crowd and her latest contribution to the industry can be found in i-D’s spring 2011 issue. Lensed by Mariano Vivanco and styled by Nicola Formichetti, Gaga is as bold as ever with painted horns and edgy fashion.
Following up our first look at Anja Rubik’s cover yesterday, here are the three remaining covers for i-D’s spring 2011 issue starring Lady Gaga, Jourdan Dunn, Karlie Kloss, Tati Cotliar, Shu Pei and Meghan Collison. (i-D Online)
Anja Rubik photographed by Emma Summerton for i-D Spring 2011
Vanessa Paradis is a dark beauty for the pre-spring issue of i-D. Wearing a wardrobe of black Chanel ensembles styled by Jacob K, Vanessa smolders in front of Paolo Roversi’s lens in Vanessa Paradis: The Muse.
Supermodel Carolyn Murphy has recently returned to the editorial scene with a few fabulous editorials, and her latest appearance in i-D’s pre-spring issue is no exception. In front of Amy Troost’s lens, Carolyn takes to the streets in rough and tumble wear from the likes of Balenciaga, Yohji Yamamoto and Alexander Wang styled by Alastair McKimm.
i-D’s pre-spring issue comes out soon and here is our first look at the covers starring Hedi Slimane, Chanel Iman, Hilary Rhoda, Erin Wasson, Jessica Stam, Ajak Deng, Liu Wen, Kirsi Pyrhonen, Milou Van Groesen, Rose Cordero, Jeneil Williams and Vanessa Paradis.
Kate Moss follows up a stunning cover with a laid-back editorial for the winter edition of i-D. Photographed by Alasdair McLellan and styled by Edward Enninful, Kate brings a casual cool to the hip designs of Gucci, Jil Sander, Longchamp and more.
Ylonka Verheul stars in i-D’s fall issue wearing fall knits and wools in an intimate story shot by Carlotta Manaigo (2b Management). Styled by Cathy Kasterine, Ylonka sports layered looks from the likes of Mark Fast, John Galliano and Pringle of Scotland in Space is No Longer the Final Frontier.