La Vie En Rose – British model and singer Karen Elson embodies the spirit of spring in Harper’s Bazaar UK’s May cover story. The redhead poses for against a backdrop of flower petals for Alexi Lubomirski in feminine spring fashions. Fashion editor Leith Clark selects a wardrobe of standout pieces from the likes of Prada, Alexander McQueen and Chanel for the romantic story. / Set design by Todd Wiggins, Hair by Kevin Ryan, Makeup by Tyron Machhausen
All Glammed Up – Star photographer Michael Thompson snaps a bevy of models wearing enviable bling for Tiffany & Co.’s spring 2013 advertising campaign. Supermodels Liu Wen, Karen Elson, Doutzen Kroes, Shalom Harlow, Liya Kebede and Arizona Muse all pose in gorgeous evening gowns which set off Tiffany & Co’s new season jewelry beautifully. We love the old Hollywood glamour that stylist Paul Cavaco has brought to this advertising campaign. / Hair by Serge Normant, Makeup by Gucci Westman
Spring Awakening – Karen Elson covers the May edition of Harper’s Bazaar UK wearing a look from Alexander McQueen’s spring 2013 collection. The redhead beauty also enchants surrounded by flowers for the subscribers cover pictured below.
The Women with Style – Miu Miu enlists an all star cast for its resort 2013 campaign featuring Candice Swanepoel, Hilary Rhoda, Caroline Trentini, Jessica Stam, Karen Elson, Sung Hee and Daphne Groeneveld. Steven Meisel captures the girls in the brand’s eastern inspired florals with a retro, 60s style set complementing the classic silhouettes.
Mabel, Betty and Bette – Ukrainian photographer Yelena Yemchuk’s (2b management) latest work is featured in the spring-summer issue of Tar Magazine with a story starring top models. Jade Berreau, Frankie Rayder, Christina Kruse, Alyssa Miller, Helena Christensen, Tanga Moreau, Hannelore Knuts, Eniko Mihalik, Karen Elson, Aurelie Claudel, Trish Goff, Michele Hicks, Constance Jablonski, Ali Michael, Shannan Click, Olga Sherer and Anouk Lepere pay homage to old Hollywood screen sirens with retro style looks selected by stylist Heathermary Jackson. The girls all take to various settings ranging from the playground to the diner in swimwear designs from the likes of Prada, Blumarine and Chanel.
Super Spring – Roberto Cavalli enlists an all-star cast featuring Naomi Campbell, Karen Elson, Kristen McMenamy and Daphne Groeneveld for its spring 2012 campaign. Captured by Steven Meisel, the quartet sports Cavalli’s shimmering and colorful designs for the new season with windswept hair and understated makeup by Guido Palau and Pat McGrath. (Vogue Italia)
Seasonal Greetings – Here is another look at the holiday 2011 campaign from fast fashion retailer, H&M. These new images feature some of our favorite models including Karen Elson with her sister, Joan Smalls, Edita Vilkeviciute, Tony Ward, Georgia May Jagger and her mother Jerry Hall. Everyone seems to be in the holiday spirit with cheerful smiles and stylish winter frocks on full display.
See our previous coverage of the holiday campaign here.
Hip Holiday – H&M taps top models for its holiday 2011 advertisements starring Abbey Lee Kershaw and her boyfriend Matthew Hutchinson, Karen Elson and her sister Kate, Georgia May Jagger and her mother Jerry Hall, Ming Xi and Sui He as well as signer Lykke Li and her sister Zara. The girls rock sheer looks with pops of bright colors and metallic accents.
Exotic Adventure – Photographer Mark Segal lenses the inimitable Karen Elson with lupine companions for this dreamy editorial in the latest issue of Vogue China. Stylist Tabitha Simmons uses textured selects from Céline, Alexander McQueen, Isabel Marant, Rodarte, Jean Paul Gaultier, Mary Katrantzou and others to create rich looks that evoke folk-tale beauty in a forest setting.
A Winter’s Pale – Karen Elson joins actor John Hawkes for a fall fashion story photographed by Peter Lindbergh (2b Management) for the October edition of Vogue US. Through a shaded lens, Lindbergh captures the pair in the elegant wardrobe selects of fashion editor Grace Coddington. Featuring designs from the likes of Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu and Louis Vuitton, Karen and her beau look like movie stars in this cinematic series.