Summer Shorts–It’s time to get some much needed relaxation this upcoming summer, and that means finding the perfect pair of shorts to take a leisurely stroll on the beach in or even just go shopping in. Get into a summer mood with our roundup of seven cool short styles that can go just about anywhere.
Summer just got a little more fun with colorful paisley prints. Shorts in Summer Paisley Jacquard available at ASOS
I.G.G.Y. for REVOLVE–Heating up the summer 2014 campaign from REVOLVE Clothing, Australian rapper Iggy Azalea stars in the clothing retailer’s new advertisements. This follows up #TheNewNew spring campaign with model on the rise Emily Ratajkowski from earlier this year. “Iggy represents REVOLVE in both style and attitude. Our customer is risk-taking, sexy and confident, and Iggy is the perfect embodiment of that. We don’t like to play it safe, and neither does Iggy,” said Michael Mente, Founder and Co-CEO. The blonde beauty rocks a colorful mix of designs including seasonal sunglasses, crop tops and floral prints photographed by Chris Shintani.
Summer Time–Swim apparel brand Amanda Wakeley enlists Farah Holt for its resort/summer 2014 campaign slash lookbook featuring swimsuits, beach coverups and casual attire. Photographed by Kate Martin on the island of Mustique, the blonde babe shines in colorful and hot weather ready looks styled by Laury Smith. We love the prints and vibrant shades that were designed with influence of Africa. / Hair and makeup by James McMahon
See more of Farah in Free People’s recent Intimates catalogue.
Chasing the Sun–Tapped for the summer 2014 catalogue from Louis Vuitton, Australian model Jessica Hart soaks up the sun in day dresses and swimsuits for these new images. The blonde beauty models accessories of the season including totes, wedged sandals, thin belts and oversized sunglasses. And in case you missed it, check out creative director Nicolas Ghesquière’s debut, fall 2014 collection for Louis Vuitton shown last month.
Relax, It’s Summer–Yesterday, we took a look at Daria Werbowy in Mango’s summer catalogue, and now we have images of Andreea Diaconu for the style book. The Romanian model (who appears in Etam’s swimwear ads) is the very picture of relaxed ease wearing the Spanish brand’s loose-fitting jumpsuits with worldly prints, beach coverups and ripped denim. Andreea poses near the beach and waterfalls in a tropical setting, modeling a color palette of neutrals with pops of blue and pink. See more of the Mango catalogue below.
Mango Goes to the Beach–After being featured in Mango’s spring 2014 advertisements earlier this year, Daria Werbowy is back once again for the Spanish brand’s summer catalogue images. The Canadian model and face of Lancome is the very image of beach perfection wearing lightweight dresses and knitwear perfect for a sand, sun and water outing. Josh Olins photographed Daria for the photo shoot with styling by Alastair McKimm.
Late Summer – Models Ondria Hardin and Hanna Sorheim pose for the Late Summer lookbook from fashion retailer Urban Outfitters. The duo poses in the English countryside with images lensed by Angelo Pennetta. The girls are joined by cute pups in seasonal must-haves from the likes of Silence & Noise, Kimchi Blue, Family Affairs, Somedays Lovin and BDG. Surrounded by nature, Ondria and Hanna have a perfect summer outing in the sunny images.
Summer Oasis – Inspired by this year’s standout color, mint, the first lookbook from online retailer LuLu’s taps model Elina Vasilyevna for a luxe story of crystal blue water and fabulous summer designs. The dark-haired beauty was lensed in a desert oasis water studio near Palmdale, California. Elina also wears lilac and marmalade in the sunny style book images.
Magda – Argentinian fashion model Magda Laguinge stars in the Spring/Summer 2013 edition of SSAW Magazine shot by photographer Arno Frugler. The brunette dons alluring pieces by designer labels including Louis Vuitton, Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs and more chosen by stylist Delphine Danhier in the enchanting images. / Hair by Takuya Sagarawa, Make-up by Georgi Sandev
Romantic Essence – German beauty Toni Garrn models Mango’s new summer fashions in its “Romantic Essence” lookbook. Wearing a mix of casual denim, sheer tops and slouchy pants; Toni is the very vision of relaxed style with tousled tresses and red lips. The blonde gets accessorized with a mix of bangles, clutch bags and sandals.