Modern Classic – With past campaigns featuring top models like Candice Swanepoel and Joan Smalls, designer Prabal Gurung once again tapped a notable face for his fall 2013 advertisements with Bridget Hall. The American model rose to prominence during the 90s, working for brands like Versace, Lanvin, Gucci and Dior. Now, she poses for Daniel Jackson in a set of sleek and glossy images highlighting the fall collection’s sculptural shapes and shoes designed by Casadei for Gurung. Tiina Laakkonen worked as stylist for the shoot.
The Brit Eccentrics – The June issue of Vogue China gets inspired by fashion forward and eclectic styles with this high-impact studio spread shot by Sharif Hamza. Models Sung Hee, Yumi Lambert and Ji Hye Park rock the colorful designs of Dior, Marc Jacobs, Nina Ricci and others selected by stylist Tiina Laakkonen. / Hair by Esther Langham, Makeup by Francelle
The Sway of Spring – Drawing inspiration from the work of Anish Kapoor, an artist known for his geometric and biomorphic sculptures, the spring 2013 campaign from Prabal Gurung highlights the shape and movement of the new season. Model Joan Smalls poses for Daniel Jackson in black and white studio images reflecting a sense of liberation and ease. The campaign’s creative director and stylist, Tiina Laakkonen, gives Joan a perfectly refined look in the ethereal images. / Hair by Esther Langham, Makeup by Hannah Murray
An Intimate Gaze – Kati Nescher is the latest model tapped by Japanese label iCB–the brand selects the brunette beauty for its spring 2013 campaign. With art direction by Berger and Wild, the imagery juxtaposes an intimate black and white portrait with colorful looks of the season lensed by Daniel Jackson. Stylist Tiina Laakkonen makes sure Kati looks polished in the sleek studio images. / Makeup by Val Garland, Hair by Rutger
Strong Statement – Wearing a wardrobe of graphic prints and bold color-blocking, model Marie Piovesan is the very picture of stoic elegance in the January issue of Vogue China. Captured by Sebastian Kim, Marie dons the resort designs of Mugler, Givenchy, Prabal Gurung and others selected by Tiina Laakkonen. A futuristic bouffant and understated makeup complete the brunette’s stylish ensembles.
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.
Dream Weavers – Stella Tenant is a couture goddess in Daniel Jackson’s stunning studio portraits taken for the May issue of WSJ Magazine. Wearing all haute couture garments selected by Tiina Laakkonen, Stella is the very definition of elegance in gowns from the likes of Dior, Valentino and Elie Saab Haute Couture. Hair stylist Didier Malige creates the British beauty’s sheared coif while Francelle is responsible for her understated makeup.
Strange Girl in a Strange Land – Jaime King stars in the March issue of WSJ Magazine, lensed by Stephen Shore in ladylike looks from the spring collections with a modern twist. Styled by Tiina Laakkonen, Jaime dons colorful pieces from labels such as Prada, Balenciaga and Proenza Schouler in Los Angeles, California. / Hair by David von Cannon at Streeters, Makeup by Fulvia Farolfi for Chanel
Dancing in the Soul – Daniel Jackson captures top Chinese models Liu Wen, Sui He and Ming Xi alongside ballet dancer Justin Peck for an emotive story featured in the May issue of Vogue China. Wearing lightweight creations from the spring collections of Calvin Klein, Chloe, Dior, Helmut Lang and others; the trio taps into their inner dancers with styling by Tiina Laakkonen. Windswept hair by Yannick D’Is and red lips by makeup artist Yadim bring a classic look to their enchanting movements.
Dark Violet – Candice Swanepoel trades in her signature blonde locks for a brunette ‘do in Prabal Gurung’s spring 2012 campaign. Wearing a palette of violet hues and standout prints, Candice smolders in front of Daniel Jackson’s lens with styling by Tiina Laakkonen. The advertisements were inspired by artist Nobuyashi Araki’s photographic series, “Sensual Flowers” which is embodied by Candice’s sensuous poses. / Hair by Didier Malige, Makeup by Hannah Murray