Dream Weavers – Stella Tenant is a couture goddess in Daniel Jackson’s stunning studio portraits taken for the May issue of WSJ Magazine. Wearing all haute couture garments selected by Tiina Laakkonen, Stella is the very definition of elegance in gowns from the likes of Dior, Valentino and Elie Saab Haute Couture. Hair stylist Didier Malige creates the British beauty’s sheared coif while Francelle is responsible for her understated makeup.
Gran Bazaar – Multicultural trends converge in this story shot by Andrew Yee for the May 27th issue of S Moda. Model Anastasia Ivanova exudes refined Eastern minimalism in looks styled by Francesca Rinciari. With selects from Yves Saint Laurent, Céline, Valentino, Dries Van Noten, Stella McCartney, Lanvin, Gucci and Joaquín Berao amongst others, Anastasia’s outfits are high impact against the setting of Madrid’s Chinatown. Topping off the shoot’s glamorous styling and colorful location, hair stylist Manu Fernández gives Anastasia sleek, fiery locks to complement nighttime make-up by Jose Belmonte.
China Tiene Poder – Photographed for the May 27th issue of S Moda, cover girl Shu Pei wows in a feature highlighting China’s emergence as a top fashion market in the last decade. Lensed by Kai Z Feng with styling by Isabel Moralejo, Shu dons gorgeous gowns featuring the work of Anthony Vaccarello, Giorgio Armani and Roberto Cavalli. Makeup artist Ralph Siciliano creates Shu’s body paint and hair stylist Roberto di Cuia is responsible for her windswept tresses.
The Starlet – Lana del Rey has made quite the impact on the fashion industry after appearing on the cover of multiple glossies, having a Mulberry bag named after her and appearing at the Met Gala red carpet. The May issue of Style Singapore pays tribute to the “Born to Die” singer with Wee Khim’s alluring images starring Tanya. Stylists Sharon Tulasidas and Damian Huang select a wardrobe of Rey-esque looks from the likes of Marc Jacobs, Dries van Noten, Alexander McQueen and Marni. / Hair by Edward Chong, Makeup by Clarence Lee
Sunny Youth – Australian beauty Shanina Shaik covers the May 20th edition of The Sunday Herald’s “Sunday Life” wearing bright makeup and youthful ensembles. In front of Jeff Hahn’s lens, Shanina slips into the selects of Ben Schofield featuring paisley prints and demure dresses from the likes of Paco Rabanne, Maarten Van Der Hors and House of Holland. Tousled tresses and jewel tone eye shadow by beauty artist Gemma Wheatcroft perfect the brunette’s cool looks.
The Naked Truth – Plus size model Candice Huffine covers the May 19th issue of Spain’s S Moda. In front of Damon Baker’s lens, Candice shows off her curves in a mix of lingerie and sparkling gems. Lush curls by hair stylist Paul Merritt and pink lips by makeup artist Lucy Bridge give the brunette beauty the perfect pin-up look.
Aspettando la Luna Piena – Klara Gro plays nature girl in Cristina Capucci’s latest work shot for the May issue of Urban Magazine. Styled by Ivan Bontchev, Klara wears lightweight sweaters matched with lingerie inspired dresses as she frolics through the great outdoors. Tousled locks and natural makeup by beauty artist Fabio D’Onofrio complete the youthful ensembles.
Retro Dalgalar – Luciana Val and Franco Musso (Art Dept) shoot a vintage style story for the May issue of Vogue Turkey starring Juju Ivanyuk. Styled by Sebastian Kaufmann in classic swimwear styles from labels such as Prada, Yves Saint Laurent, Paul Smith and Louis Vuitton; Ieva luxuriates in eastern inspired looks while taking in the sand and sun. / Makeup by Brandt Maculan
Western Dolly – The May cover story for the latest Plaza Kivinna finds Christian Classen. Merging playful Lolita with western attitude, photographer Christopher Schmidt captures Julia in sultry looks from the likes of Roberto Cavalli, Derek Lam, Gucci, Chanel, Marc Jacobs, Dolce & Gabbana and Valentino in an old ghost town. / Production by Gabriel Rey
Liga de Metal – Katrin Thormann connects with photography duo SyDelorme for the May issue of Vogue Portugal. Wearing a wardrobe of rich metallic fabrics and sequins styled by Paulo Macedo, Katrin overlooks the sea in the sultry designs of Vivienne Westwood, Gucci, Givenchy and McQ by Alexander McQueen amongst others. The sea siren looks are perfected by smokey eyes courtesy of Naná Benjamin and a slick hairdo by Miguel Viana.