A Homage to Daphne – S Magazine by Shanghae Department Store’s September edition features this slick set of studio shots lensed by Sebastian Kim in homage to the sublime heiress and fashion maven Daphne Guinness. Heidi Mount poses with dinosaur skeletons in the evocative story, with perfectly Daphne-esque tresses and a strong, subversively sophisticated wardrobe styled by Anthony Unwin (Atelier Management). / Hair by Dennis Devoy @ Art Dept, Make-up by Tyron Machhausen, Manicure by Roseann Singleton
Signs of the Time – Stepping out in layers of patterns and prints, model Magdalena Langrova navigate the city streets as bag ladies for the October issue of Vogue Germany. In front of Sebastian Kim’s lens, Magdalena dons over the top ensembles featuring the designs of Rick Owens, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Gareth Pugh and many others. Fashion editor Katie Mossman’s standout ensembles are given the finishing touch with makeup by Maud Laceppe and hair by Rutger.
Electric Lady – Sebastian Kim amplifies the pages of Numéro’s August issue with this dynamic editorial featuring Nadja Bender. Stylist Charles Varenne creates looks with energy and feminine edge using selects from the likes of Sportmax, Alexander McQueen, Lanvin, Etro, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Patricia Field and Chanel amongst others. Nadja stuns in hair with movement and high impact make-up courtesy of Teddy Charles and Maud Laceppe. / Manicure by Maki Sakamoto
On Form – For fall, structure is bold and proportions exaggerated as stylist Brian Molloy shows with a sleek wardrobe for model Ava Smith on the pages of Harper’s Bazaar UK September. Photographer Sebastian Kim takes to a minimalist setting and emphasizes the bold silhouettes and deep, color blocked hues of Ava’s looks, which include selects from the likes of Stella McCartney, Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Alexander Wang, Alberta Ferreti, Proenza Schouler, Fendi, Haider Ackermann, Yves Saint Laurent and Tom Ford. A sharp brow and structured coif top off these striking looks for autumn. / Hair by Esther Langham, Make-up by Maki Ryoke @ Tim Howard, Prop Stylist, Anne Koch @ CLM
Modern Art – Marking the re-launch of the iCB collection with Prabal Gurung as the new Chief Designer, the fall 2012 campaign features Katryn Kruger and Laura Kampman posing in front of graphic artwork. Sebastian Kim photographed the duo with styling by Tiina Laakkonen which showcases the autumn season’s bold use of color, print and strong, tailored pieces. The custom artwork was made under the creative direction of Melissa Jones in collaboration with Gurung.
Carrossees – Numéro’s latest cover girl Lindsey Wixson joins Sui He, Elza Luijendijk and Jasmine Tookes for this striking editorial lensed by Sebastian Kim. Styled by Charles Varenne, the girls show lots of leg and contrast beautifully against a setting of industrial decay. Varenne’s wardrobe includes sexy cuts and vivid colors with selects from the likes of Hermès, Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Guess Jeans and Alberta Ferretti. / Hair – Diego da Silva, Makeup – Maud Laceppe, Manicure – Michina Koide
Summer Babe – Lindsey Wixson wows in a Gucci bathing suit for the June-July cover of Numéro. The American beauty poses for Sebastian Kim’s lens looking very sexy in the revealing ensemble.
The Narcissist – After a striking cover image, Numero #133 follows up with an equally stunning main editorial lensed by Sebastian Kim and starring leading model Zuzanna Bijoch. Playing the role of vain vixen, Zuzanna wears a wardrobe of all white looks styled by fashion editor Charles Varenne which feature the designs of Alexander McQueen, Dior, Chanel, Givenchy and others. On beauty are hair stylist Diego Da Silva and makeup artist Maud Laceppe with sleek tresses and flawless makeup.
Summer Shine – Zuzanna Bijoch shines in a bejeweled Dolce & Gabbana dress for the May cover of Numéro, shot by Sebastian Kim.
Blue Sky Thinking – Lily Donaldson smolders in the spring 2012 campaign for Calvin Klein White Label, shot by Sebastian Kim. Posing in front of blue sky and desert, Lily stars alongside male models Danny Beauchamp and Vladimir Ivanov in the collection’s minimal designs styled by George Cortina.