A New Perspective – Dutch designer Peet Dullaert enlists photography duo Meinke Klein for his spring 2013 campaign, starring model Svea Kloosterhof. Wearing aristocratic style with bejeweled embellishments and spring brights styled by Sonny Groo, Svea embodies the season’s spirit with an offbeat elegance. / Makeup by Chiao Li Hsu, Hair by Jennifer Mackintosh
Spring Mood – New York-based brand Verlaine enlists Paul de Luna to shoot its spring 2013 campaign starring Alex Sandor. The hazy images highlight the season’s modern shapes, metallic accents and gothic color palette with styling by Ada Kokosar. / Makeup by Chichi Saito, Hair by Taeko
Medieval Tales – For spring 2013, Jitrois designer Jean-Claude Jitrois was inspired by the stained-glass windows and architecture of medieval churches. The influence can be seen in leather panels and bands, positioned to form geometric lines much like the artwork stained glass. Although inspired by centuries past, the season is thoroughly modern with couture shapes, crystal embellishments and the juxtaposition of leather and exotic furs.
Sporty Doll – Photographed by Willy Vanderperre, Marloes Horst is enlisted for the spring 2013 lookbook from SLVR by Adidas. The Dutch beauty dons sportswear ensembles with tropical prints and eastern-influenced shapes styled by Jay Massacret. Spring was inspired by martial arts, the film “Fight Club” and the human physique. A color palette of forest green, marmalade, neutral hues such as taupe and black and white show off the clean and sharp lines of the new season.
Remixed Season – High-end fashion line Designers Remix taps Nadja Bender for its spring 2013 campaign, lensed by Jens Langkjaer. Dressed in thoroughly modern designs with futuristic styling including gold jewelry and sleek hair, Nadja wows in sleek shapes, colorful prints and embellished separates. / Makeup by Anne Staunsager, Hair by Nina Larsen
Hot Nights – Constance Jablonski gets clad in form-fitting silhouettes for the spring 2013 campaign from Brazilian label Animale. Photographed by Henrique Gendre, the French stunner takes to the African savanna in eclectic prints and sexy cut-outs styled by Luis Fiod. Sleek tresses and bronzed skin courtesy of beauty artist Henrique Martins complete the smoldering looks.
A Natural Feeling – Gustavo Marx captures a stunning set of images for Brazilian label Essenciale’s spring 2013 campaign. Starring Bruna Erhardt with styling by Renata Correa, the advertisements take place in the picturesque outdoors complementing designer Valeria Lemos’ easy silhouettes, eclectic patterns and varied color palette. / Hair and makeup by Ronnie Peterson
Sixties Spring – Paule Ka creative director Serge Cajfinger once again looks towards the 1960s for inspiration with the label’s spring 2013 collection which walks the line between Parisian chic and American escapism. Opening with a soft selection of ivory looks evoking the elegant ladies of Palm Beach, lightweight outerwear and lingerie slips set the stage for the new season. Added to the arrangement are graphic prints embroidered with crystals, cloqué organza, ostrich feature and lace-like guipure. Paule Ka also introduces a twist to the classic men’s shirt; appearing as an elongated dress or slip form.
Spring Heroine – Sonia Rykiel creative director April Crichton is inspired by English musician Kate Bush for the label’s spring-summer 2013 collection. Model Danielle Zinaich evokes the individuality and bohemian spirit of Bush in slick images shot by Katja Rahlwes for the new season’s catalogue. Romantic shapes with a Japanese influence come in poetic pastels such as powder pink, baby blue or Cadillac green. The Sonia Rykiel woman also embraces her masculine side with a section of smoking jackets, embroidered ties and cropped pants. Spring introduces two new handbag lines as well, The Grenelle and The Mazarine.
Watercolor Light – Danish designer Anne Sofie Madsen’s eponymous label enlists photographer Jens Langkjaer to shoot the spring 2013 campaign, featuring the Cherrilee Collection. Nadja Bender stars as the face of the brand, wearing Madsen’s intricate detailing and dreamy colors against a backdrop of pastel paint splashes.