Ashen Tundra, Frozen Roads – Brooklyn-based label InAisce prepares for autumn with a locally produced collection of deconstructed garments set in a lovely color palette of subdued colors. Featuring detail oriented pieces but still managing to resonate an organic attitude, fall’s range brings together texture in an inspiring fashion. Offering a wardrobe of difference, InAisce designer Jona marries a dark sensibility to a fine execution of technical garments for quite the season.
Color Play -Sergi Jasanada photographs the vibrant spring lookbook for Bershka’s April collection featuring models Rita Violentij and Anna Castro. Styled by Ángel Cabezuelo in mixed and matched prints, the duo takes on short hems and ruffles for a playful spring. / Makeup by De Maria
Zara’s April lookbook hits all the right notes with color blocking, a vibrant palette and graphic prints. Picking up on trends ranging from chunky stripes to wide legged pants, Zara brings casual sophistication to the spring season.
Ellus Babe – Ellus’ fall 2011 collection gets Brazilian bombshell Aline Weber to model its casual denim and leather ensembles. A little rock and roll, a little bohemian chic, Aline models easy breezy dresses and trenches with a confident ease. (Byte Models)
Travel in Style – Isabeli Fontana teams up with Terry Richardson for one of Mango’s many spring lookbooks. Playing the role of a chic traveler, Isabeli waits for her flight in style with floral prints, fitted pants and leg baring hems.
Off-Tension – Founded in 2010 by Japanese designer Momoko Hashigami and Korean designer Kiho Kim, Coinonia is a young label establishing its voice with its universal statement of creating “Conceptual Contemporary”. For the label’s fall 2011 collection, Hashigami and Kim were inspired by the concept of off-tension, playing with the masculine and feminine resulting in experimental shapes frayed around the edges. A story of contrasts, Coinonia is structured yet dismantle, dynamic yet understated, contemporary yet timeless for the autumn season.
Fearless LF – LF Stores takes seventies’ boho into the new decade with its spring 2011 collection entitled, “Fearless Feature”. With creative direction and styling by Alexandra Sherman, models Chelsea Schuchman and Georgia Fowler go on a fantastical trip lensed by Daniel Kincaid. Donning kaleidoscopic prints, chunky platforms and frayed jeans, the duo sets out against the world. / Hair by Sunnie Brook Jones, Makeup by Karina Moore
The Ceremony – In front of Theo Wenner’s lens, models Ashley Smith and Frankie Rayder play the role of two free-spirited friends for the fall 2011 lookbook from Opening Ceremony. Whether taking to the beach for a walk or having a bout of fun at the bowling alley, the duo dons the sixties inspired garb with fun ease. From knits to plaid, the upcoming autumn season is looking better than ever.
Feminine Play – Paule Ka adds some layers and color to its fall 2011 collection with shades of seventies femininity taking shape in the form of chunky platforms and calf length skirts. From color blocking to luxe knits, classic shapes are updated for the modern woman with Paule Ka’s latest outing.
Spanish April – It’s a new month and that means the release of April lookbooks. We start with Massimo Dutti’s Spanish elegance for April with model Zuzana Gregorova donning a splendid combination of tropical green, passion red and muted earth tones. Lensed by Gemma Edo, Zuzana is the very picture of relaxed sophistication in button up t-shirts, lightweight outerwear and subtle patterns. / Beauty by Jordi Fontanals