Taking it to the Streets – For her latest line with UK-based retailer River Island, pop superstar Rihanna enlists a cast of leading models for the fall-winter campaign. Lachlan Bailey shot beauties including Milou van Groesen, Nyasha Matonhodze, Ji Hye Park and Tati Cotliar for the street style inspired snaps. Mel Ottenberg worked as stylist for the advertisements which spotlight the new season’s camouflage prints, bold stripes and underwear as outerwear style.
Golden Girl – Australian actress Nicole Kidman graces the November issue of Harper’s Bazaar US, wearing a gold lamé Emilio Pucci gown. Photographed by Terry Richardson with styling by Mel Ottenberg, Nicole gets a bit more casual in the accompanying shoot where she poses with monster trucks.
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The Joan Factor – Top model Joan Smalls continues to captivate the fashion world with two new covers for glossies 032c and Dazed & Confused. Shot for the winter and October issue respectively by photographers Sean & Seng, the Puerto Rican beauty puts her best face forward in the striking images.
Sex & Music – Pop singer Rihanna graces the August cover of Harper’s Bazaar US wearing a white dress from Calvin Klein. Camilla Akrans captures the Barbadian beauty in a sleek story featuring fall fashions from Balmain, Tom Ford, Alexander Wang and others selected by Mel Ottenberg. In the magazine, Laura Brown chats with the star about living life in the public eye, sex and music.
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Terry Richardson reunites with Magdalena Frackowiak for the March issue of Harper’s Bazaar US with a tourist themed shoot. Styled by Mel Ottenberg, Magdalena dons seventies chic pieces from labels such as Roberto Cavalli, Fendi and Donna Karan in Chic Easy Pieces.
Purple Fashion continues to highlight the spring 2011 collections with Theo Wenner’s no fuss shoot starring actress Liv Tyler in a wardrobe of head to toe Proenza Schouler. Styled by Mel Ottenberg, Liv dons Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez’s colorful and eye-catching creations for a beach outing.
Donning sexy separates from the likes of Fendi, Missoni and Chloé, model Rie Rasmussen makes quite the vision in Max Farago’s latest contribution to Elle US. Styled by Mel Ottenberg, Heat Index takes to the open road with Rie in a vintage convertible fit for any spring time getaway.