Alice – Photographer Paul Empson captures model Franziska Müller at the London Golf Club for this Exit Magazine summer story. Inspired by the sport’s traditional Scottish style, stylist Sam Ranger’s looks combine tartan patterns and the structured forms of menswear using selects from Tommy Hilfiger, Pringle of Scotland, Hermès, Prada, Lacoste, Yves Saint Laurent, Jil Sander, Tom Ford, Paul Smith, Bally and Ralph Lauren amongst others. Offering a unique beauty twist, make-up artist Mel Arter gives Franziska an avant-garde interpretation of a white-faced mime.
Hanne Gaby Odiele by Michael Schwartz, Styling by Aeri Yun
Back in Black – New Zealand-based glossy Black Magazine offers four top models for its latest covers featuring Hanne Gaby Odiele, Andrej Pejic, Valerija Kelava and Milou van Groesen. The quartet wears spring looks from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Robert Lee Morris for the new issue set to hit newsstands on Monday.
Spy in the Cab – Anna de Rijk is a fetish darling in a wardrobe of all Louis Vuitton for the latest cover shoot of Black Magazine. Photographed by Paul Empson with styling by Sam Ranger, the Dutch beauty makes an elegant sight with voluminous hair by Halley Brisker and barely there makeup by Ashley Ward.
Australian label Ellery recently relaunched its website for the fall 2011 season and with it, comes a new campaign starring Ashley Smith. For the autumn, designer Kym Ellery was inspired by Marie Antoinette and the fictional family of the Royale Tenenbaums. The unusual pairing comes to life with the collection titled, “Tenenbaums in the Tuileries”. Photographer Paul Empson’s images were set on location at the historical Château de Champlâtreux where Ashley oozes cool confidence. / Hair by Romina Manenti, Makeup by Tiina Roivainen
Taryn Davidson photographed by Paul Empson for Elle Poland November 2010