Summer Star – Following up the news of Beyonce’s collaboration with fashion retailer H&M last month, the singer stars in its summer 2013 campaign photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. The pop superstar sizzles in the Bahamas, wearing colorful swimwear and beachwear for the sunny season. (Vogue UK)
Summer of Style – Edita Vilkeviciute gets tapped for Mango’s summer 2013 catalogue, posing in exotic sand dunes and tourist locales in the retailer’s new styles. The blond beauty rocks bohemian prints, bleached denim, lace and lightweight knits with a casual chic attitude. Pants are streamlined and decorated with eclectic patterns while tops come in colorful, jewel toned hues.
Summer Sizzle – Following up the spring campaign, Aussie beauty Miranda Kerr is back once again to front Mango’s summer 2013 advertisements. The Victoria’s Secret Angel was photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin in a mix of body-hugging dresses, denim and lightweight knits in the polished studio images. And make sure to check out Miranda in motion for Mango’s new tv spot featured below.
Beyonce x H&M – Superstar Beyonce is teaming up with fashion retailer H&M for its summer 2013 campaign in a series of billboard and print images. The advertisements were photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin in Nassau in the Bahamas and the commercial was directed by Jonas Åkerlund. “In the campaign Beyoncé is wearing the key pieces from H&M you need for life in the sun this summer,” says Ann-Sofie Johansson, Head of Design at H&M. The clothing will hit stores in the beginning of May and features a colorful array of swimwear and beachwear pieces.
Cool Summer – Although it may be cool outside, H&M has us thinking of the warmer months ahead with its summer 2013 style book. Starring Julia Hafstrom, the season juxtaposes floaty separates with laid-back denim pieces. Silhouettes are loose-fitting and Eastern inspired while shoes are paired with colorful socks.
Saturday Morning – For its latest capsule collection “Saturday Morning”, Italian label Marni places focus on loungewear and sleepwear with an outing of easy silhouettes. Model Kolfinna Kristófersdóttir wears an array of oversize t-shirts, wide skirts and trousers paired with strappy sandles for the new season. Marni collaborated with Dutch artist Rop van Mierlo for the printed tees featuring variegated animal shapes including a donkey, tiger, parrot and ostrich. For accessories, the Marni woman dons shopping bags of PVC paired with leather handles.
Shoe Girl – Model Anne Vyalitsyna fronts the summer 2012 campaign from Brazilian shoe label Arezzo. The Russian beauty poses for Gui Paganini’s lens in studio images showing off wedges and platform styles as well as handbags.
Catherine for Cue – Catherine McNeil fronts the summer 2012 campaign from Australian fashion label Cue. Looking radiant in modern shapes and colorful prints, Catherine poses for Derek Henderson’s lens in the sunny images. The Aussie beauty is laid-back yet elegant in the summer season’s eclectic designs.
Kitcsh Please – Shoe label Steve Madden recently launched a webzine named Steve Madden Mag. And for its debut issue, Madden enlisted photographer Marley Kate for a summer trendbook highlighting retro and kitchsy summer styles. Models Nell Rebowe and Terese Pagh walk the streets of Brooklyn’s Williamsburg in a colorful display of wedges, platforms and flats for summer styled by Khalym Schell. / Hair by Danielle Cirilli, Makeup by Cheyenne Timperio
Swim Babe – Australian fashion label Seafolly names Namibian beauty Behati Prinsloo the face of its summer 2012 campaign. Behati was shot by David Gubert in L.A’s Desert Springs for the new advertisements. The full campaign comes out later this season, but make sure to check out a preview of the colorful swimwear looks below.