Very French – For its fall 2013 campaign, Sonia Rykiel celebrates the work of famous French graphic designers like Bernard Villemot and Raymond Savignac. Model Sam Rollinson poses next to cut-out designs in a set of studio images shot by Mert & Marcus and styled by Marie Chaix. This marks the first advertisements under the direction of designer Geraldo da Conceicao which focuses on pantsuits, knits and outerwear.
Body Electric – Shoe brand Brian Atwood continues with its tradition of seductive advertisements for its fall 2013 campaign. The ads, shot by Mert & Marcus, star leading models Julia Stegner and Emily DiDonato. Ludivine Poiblanc works as stylist for the shoot which highlights neon-hued shoes with luxury automobiles and dark shadows. Emily and Julia play opposites in the nighttime snapped images.
Love Minnie – For its 5th anniversary issue, Love Magazine gets inspired by Minnie Mouse for a set of covers starring British models Cara Delevingne, Georgia May Jagger, Edie Campbell and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as well as Minnie Mouse and Japanese model Chiharu Okunugi. The girls pose for Mert & Marcus and are styled by Katie Grand with mouse ears and polka dots.
The Kershaw Comeback – Australian model Abbey Lee Kershaw took a break from modeling to act in the upcoming “Mad Max: Fury Road” film. We have seen her in a few things this past year, but what better way to make her official return than star in the fall 2013 campaign from Gucci? The alluring beauty trades in her previously blonde locks for black tresses in the studio images shot by Mert & Marcus which also feature male model Adrien Sahores. The dark look reminds us of Rooney Mara in “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” complete with leather, autumn shades and a slick coif.
Stella’s Guide – For her fall 2013 campaign, British designer Stella McCartney heads to the streets of London for an everyday look at the autumn season. The boxy silhouettes and menswear inspired tailoring of fall is worn by models Suvi Koponen and Chiharu Okunugi. Mert & Marcus photographed the duo submerged in a pool in addition to the fashion capital’s pathways.
Playing it Straight – Vanessa Axente is the new face of Calvin Klein, following previous stars Suvi Koponen and Lara Stone in the fall 2013 campaign. The black and white studio images were photographed by Mert & Marcus. The Hungarian model dons the autumn season’s sleek and minimal designs with a mussed updo and fresh-faced beauty.
Versace Does Rock – Last week we posted an initial preview of Versace’s fall 2013 campaign, and now here is a look at the complete series shot by Mert & Marcus. Models Kate Moss and Saskia de Brauw wear the brand’s punk-fueled plaids, leather and studs in studio snaps. Saskia evokes a more edgy side of the collection complete with a peroxide blonde pixie cut while Kate keeps it glam with a dark-haired style.
Madrid Beauty – After appearing in the brand’s spring advertisements, Spanish actress Penélope Cruz is back once again for the fall 2013 campaign from Loewe. The Oscar-winning actress poses for Mert & Marcus in a series of images photographed on the rooftop of Casino de Madrid which overlooks the skyline of the city. Penélope wears a pair of gloves and Loewe’s immaculate handbags including the Amazona, Loewe’s signature bag, and the Amaya, Loewe’s new take on its Flamenco.
Rock and Glam – Kate Moss returns as the face of Versace’s fall 2013 campaign lensed by Mert & Marcus. The supermodel is joined by Dutch beauty Saskia de Brauw for the studio snaps. Kate shows off her glam side clad in an animal print coat and the Vanitas bag while Saskia is more rock ‘n’ roll with a punk inspired hairdo and leather.
Armani Fall – Mariacarla Boscono is the new face of Giorgio Armani’s fall 2013 campaign. The Italian model replaces Saskia de Brauw who fronted the brand last season. Mert & Marcus lensed Mariacarla with a curly mane in a pair of wide-legged pants and a tailored jacket from Armani’s autumn collection.