Relaxed Luxury – Leading model Magdalena Frackowiak stars in the spring 2014 advertising campaign from Filippa K. The Polish stunner poses for Lachlan Bailey in a series of black and white images revealed on Vogue.nl. Magdalena is a vision of pure elegance in slouchy jumpsuits, menswear inspired shirts and moto jackets.
Karlie Gets Casual for Lancaster – French brand Lancaster Paris is making a push in the US, and who else better to front their spring 2014 advertisements than the ultimate All-American model Karlie Kloss? The Victoria’s Secret Angel poses for Guy Aroch in an outdoor series of shots which premiered on WWD.com. Karlie is seen posing around Manhattan wearing casual looks with the leather goods brand’s graphic styles on display.
Fashion for Fish – With a spring-summer 2014 collection influenced by the ocean and fish, Kenzo uses that same inspiration for its new advertising campaign starring Devon Aoki. Made in collaboration with arts magazine TOILERPAPER, Devon can be seen lounging on a giant fish held up by male model Paul Boche. This surreal image ties back to the whimsy of Kenzo’s fall advertisements which featured models as miniature dolls and flying on a giant manicured hand.
Babe in the Water – They say if you got it, flaunt it. And Isabeli Fontana certainly has “it” in the new spring 2014 advertisements from Morena Rosa. The Brazilian top model poses for the brand’s “Beach” line which focuses on swimwear and beach coverups. Isabeli has fronted campaigns for the Brazilian label for six consecutive seasons, and its no surprise. With her long hair in beachy waves and tanned skin, Isabeli looks like the perfect beach babe.
La Perla Ladies – Earlier this month we shared an Instagram shot of Cara Delevingne behind the scenes at an upcoming La Perla campaign. And now thanks to Vogue UK, here is a look at the initial print advertisements for spring 2014 starring Cara alongside fellow models Liu Wen and Malgosia Bela. The trio poses for Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott in sultry lingerie looks styled by Ludivine Poiblanc.
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Jitrois Spring – Designer Jean Claude Jitrois took a visit to this year’s summer exhibition at Paris’ Grand Palais for inspiration for Jitrois’ spring-summer 2014 collection. Much of the new season focuses on creating leather looks with an ease of movement. Sportswear elements like vibrant colors and a simple track pant add a sense of relaxation to spring. Jitrois also highlights separates with embellished jackets as well as soft draping and streamlined dresses.
Alexa Chung for Longchamp – It girl Alexa Chung is the latest face of French accessory brand Longchamp’s spring 2014 advertising campaign. Past faces for the label include Daria Werbowy, Kate Moss and most recently, Coco Rocha. In the images shot on location in Saint Tropez by Max Vadukul, Alexa can be seen driving in a convertible with the Le Pliage® Cuir handbag available in standout shades. The new campaign officially launches in January of next year.
Steffen Schraut Spring – German designer Steffen Schraut taps Codie Young for his namesake label’s spring-summer 2014 advertisements. The Australian model poses for creative duo Alexx and Anton who also styled the campaign. Codie looks polished yet eccentric in the brand’s eclectic prints, embellished separates and turban headbands. / Casting by Juergen Schabes, Makeup by Jochen Pahs, Hair by Hauke Kraus
Lady Gaga poses in Versace spring-summer 2014 ad / Image courtesy of mertalas Instagram
Gaga as Donatella – Earlier this month, the news was released that Lady Gaga would star as the face of Versace’s spring 2014 campaign. Now, thanks to the Instagram of Mert Alas from Mert & Marcus who shot the advertisements, we have a first look at the pop star in action. Lady Gaga is no doubt channeling Donatella Versace, wearing a long blonde wig and a sexy cut-away gown from Versace’s spring-summer 2014 line. It’s definitely a change from some of her whackier looks she has become famous for. Gaga also wrote a song for the designer called “Donatella” on her new album ARTPOP.
The New Retro – For its spring-summer 2014 collection, eyewear company ZANZAN finds influence in retro styles with a series of cool images starring Ella Merryweather. Jon Gorrigan captures the blonde model in the London-based label’s colorful and sometimes quirky designs. Simone Konu styled the English babe while makeup artist Helena Lyons and hair stylist Claire Rothstein worked on beauty for the shoot. / Set design by George Lewin