Birds of Paradise – Riccardo Tisci delivers heavenly creations for Givenchy’s fall 2011 haute couture collection. Modeled by Mariacarla Boscono, Daphne Groeneveld, Joan Smalls, Caroline Trentini, Izabel Goulart, Zuzanna Bijoch, Iselin Steiro, Saskia de Brauw and Kasia Struss; the ivory gowns of romantic chantilly lace, airy feathers and gauzy silk tulle show structured yet delicate workmanship.
Saskia de Brauw snags the fall 2011 campaign from Versace. Donning a white frock with gold accessories, Saskia takes to the outdoors with the setting sun in Mert & Marcus’ moody photograph. (WWD)
Riccardo’s World – The latest issue of Interview Magazine features Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci with a Q&A conducted by Donatella Versace. Accompanying the article, Steven Klein photographs models Guinevere van Seenus and Saskia de Brauw in Givenchy’s fall 2011 collection in his moody, limitless style. Outfitted by Ludivine Poiblanc, the duo rocks neon hued hair accessories and hard edged attitudes. Here is an excerpt of the interview below:
VERSACE: Has your initial passion diminished at all? Is it still the same as it always was? Or are you getting used to it?
TISCI: I have to be honest: My great strength, which I very much believe in, is family…
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Patchwork Girl – Saskia de Brauw continues to have an editorial moment with her latest work published in the June edition of Dazed & Confused. Photographed by Ben Toms with styling by Jacob K, Saskia dons a messy array of patterns and prints featuring the work of Dior, Moschino and others.
Chanel’s Cruise Control – A day after Chanel’s cruise collection made its debut, we have a look at the press kit images photographed by creative director Karl Lagerfeld. Modeled by Saskia de Brauw and Lagerfeld muse Baptiste Giabiconi, the black and white images showcase the clean lines and relaxed silhouettes shown on the runway.