Villa Valletta – Photographed in the Villa d’Este in Tivoli, Amber Valletta returns as the face of Emilio Pucci’s spring 2013 campaign (see the fall ads here). The American beauty once again poses for the lens of Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott in seductive images featuring the opulent, Indochina inspired prints of the season.
Divine Fashion – Following up a preview of the campaign in December, we take a more extensive look at the spring 2013 advertisements from Versace. Leading models Kate Moss, Daria Werbowy and Joan Smalls look like goddesses in the Italian fashion house’s short, sexy and glamorous designs captured by Mert & Marcus.
A Spanish Star – Loewe taps Spanish actress Penélope Cruz for its glossy spring 2013 campaign. The brunette sizzles for the lens of Mert & Marcus with styling by Joe McKenna for the latest advertisements photographed in Madrid’s Palacio Marqués de Villafranca. Consumers will have to get used to seeing Penélope as a face for the brand seeing as the actress has signed a three-year contract with the luxury accessories label. (WWD)
Chic Duo – Anja Rubik and Karmen Pedaru look simply chic in the spring 2013 campaign from Gucci. The two beauties shine in the studio image featuring royal blue ensembles with a matching bag, photographed by Mert & Marcus.
Lady in Blue – Giorgio Armani enlists another brunette for its spring 2013 campaign, replacing previous face Aymeline Valade with Dutch beauty Saskia de Brauw. The model wears tailored suiting and jackets in these slick studio images lensed by Mert & Marcus.
Goddess Versace – Models Kate Moss, Daria Werbowy and Joan Smalls are glamazons in Versace’s spring 2013 campaign photographed by Mert & Marcus. The trio of leading beauties get surrounded by a group of hunky guys while wearing the form-fitting and sexy silhouettes of the season.
Givenchy Family – A first look at Givenchy’s spring-summer 2013 campaign reveals model Mariacarla Boscono posing alongside her daughter, Marialucas. Mert & Marcus photographed the Italian beauty with styling by Carine Roitfeld for the womenswear advertisements. Kate Moss and Marina Abramovic will also make an appearance in the campaign. (Style)
Sleep No More – Mert & Marcus capture longtime muse Natalia Vodianova for this hauntingly dreamlike story featured in W Magazine’s December issue. The Russian model poses in a flooded apartment wearing neon-hued looks from the winter collections of Givenchy, Marc Jacobs and Miu Miu amongst others styled by fashion director Edward Enninful. / Hair by Julien d’Ys for Julien d’Ys, Makeup by Charlotte Tilbury
Skin Show – Marking the launch of its underwear collection, Versace taps Kendra Spears to model its sexy range with this image lensed by Mert & Marcus. Giovanni Bianco art directed the packaging for Versace Underwear, which hits Versace boutiques and specialty stores worldwide starting January 2013.
Denim Days – Carla Bruni covers the December-January ediiton of Vogue Paris, wearing a denim jacket and intense gaze lensed by Mert & Marcus.