The Fairest of Them All – Actress Julianne Moore gets dramatic for spring cover shoot of T Magazine. The redhead beauty poses for Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin in understated looks styled by Joe McKenna. Julianne’s hair is anything but understated though as hair stylist Christiaan has teased it to its full fiery glory, complementing her graceful movements. / Makeup by Peter Philips
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A Spanish Star – Loewe taps Spanish actress Penélope Cruz for its glossy spring 2013 campaign. The brunette sizzles for the lens of Mert & Marcus with styling by Joe McKenna for the latest advertisements photographed in Madrid’s Palacio Marqués de Villafranca. Consumers will have to get used to seeing Penélope as a face for the brand seeing as the actress has signed a three-year contract with the luxury accessories label. (WWD)
Wild at Heart – Actress Kristen Stewart graces the pre-spring issue of V Magazine, wearing a laid-back look from Victoria Beckham. The brunette poses for Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin’s lens in mostly white ensembles styled by Joe McKenna. Kristen says of her experience working with Inez and Vinoodh, “When you find yourself with people like that you can really thrive. It was fun. I would follow them where ever they wanted to go. I had a really good time that day, I was kind of shocked by that.” The new issue of V Magazine hits stores on January 10th. / Makeup by Aaron de Mey, Hair by Didier Malige
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Black Autumn – Italian fashion house Versace enlists Dutch newcomer Elza Luijendijk for its fall 2012 campaign photographed in London by Mert & Marcus. Styled by Joe McKenna, Elza slips into short and shiny ensembles featuring crosses, sequins and metallic accents. A short blonde coif and dark lips complete the gothic chic looks.
Versace First – Versace starts off the fall campaign season with a bang, showcasing a gothic chic series of advertisements starring Dutch new face Elza Luijendijk who enters the ranks of previous faces including Gisele Bundchen, Abbey Lee Kershaw and Saskia de Brauw. Once again lensed by photography duo Mert & Marcus, the Italian fashion house chooses male models Philipp Schmidt, Dmitriy Tanner and Kacey Carrig (unpictured) for its menswear campaign. Joe McKenna styled Elza while David Bradshaw outfitted the men in London. The gothic theme works well with the autumn’s collection religious iconography and dark color palette. (WWD & RCFA)
Versace Woman – Versace recently released its complete spring 2012 campaign starring Gisele Bundchen in form-fitting designs from the Italian label. Captured by Mert & Marcus with art direction by Giovanni Bianco, Gisele looks like a sea siren in these sultry blue images taken in Borrego Springs, California. / Styling by Joe McKenna
Blue Versace – Gisele Bundchen soaks up the sun in Mert & Marcus’ true blue images for Versace’s spring 2012 campaign taken in Southern California. Styled by Joe McKenna, Gisele is smoldering hot overlooking a pool setting. (WWD)
Versace Boom – The fashion gods look down upon us as we get a glimpse the full campaign for the Versace and H&M collaboration. The line spares no expense when it comes to talent featuring top models Abbey Lee Kershaw, Sasha Pivovarova, Daphne Groeneveld and Lindsey Wixson lensed by Mert & Marcus. With styling by Joe McKenna, the colorful and pattern-filled looks pay homage to iconic Versace pieces and campaigns.
Lady Resort – Guinevere van Seenus takes her ladylike looks to the resort 2012 campaign from Miu Miu. Photographed by David Sims and styled by Joe McKenna, Guinevere is lovely in lace and gems. (Women Management)
Versace x H&M – H&M continues with its high end label collaborations with an in-store capsule collection designed by Versace. Inspired by Versace’s greatest hits, the campaign stars models Daphne Groeneveld and Lindsey Wixson lensed by Mert & Marcus with styling by Joe McKenna.