Being an icon is great, leaving a legacy is better – Chen Man captures Chinese star Fan Bingbing for the fall issue of i-D Magazine. Styled by Tim Lim, the actress wows in embellished pieces from the likes of Alexander McQueen, Alexander Wang and Gucci. Decorative headpieces and other accessories are complemented by hair stylist Gao Jian and makeup artist Bu Kewen’s daring beauty looks.
Transmission – The latest issue of Numéro China takes power dressing to a new level with Txema Yeste’s high gloss images starring Miao Bin Si. Wearing sleek silhouettes styled by Tim Lim, Miao takes to the night in the designs of Lanvin, Salvatore Ferragamo, Viktor & Rolf and Miu Miu amongst others. A short coif by hair stylist He Zhi Guo and ruby lips by makeup artist Daniel Zhang complete the Chinese beauty’s futuristic ensembles. / Prop styling by Cristina Ramos, Styling assistants – Niklas Bildstein, Moka Shen
White Spring – Anais Pouliot shows off her sweet side for the May issue of Numéro China. Wearing a wardrobe of ivory looks selected by fashion editor Tim Lim, Anais makes an elegant vision in spring pieces from labels such as Haider Ackermann, Blumarine, Marc Jacobs and Chanel in Txema Yesta’s vibrant studio images. Full eyelashes by makeup artist Victor Alvarez and a messy coif by hair stylist Romina Manenti bring a seductive undertone to the story. / Assistant stylists – Niklas Bildstein, Vanessa Munier
Spellbound – Nimue Smit gets into some dark magic for the April issue of Numéro China, lensed by Txema Yeste. Fashion editor Tim Lim selects deviant designs from the likes of Miu Miu, Yohji Yamamoto, Roberto Cavalli and Haider Ackermann amongst others for the moody images which feature magical props such as a black cat and skull. On beauty are makeup artist Victor Alvarez and hair stylist Marion Anée with dark lips and mussed tresses. / Styling assistant – Niklas Bildstein, Biel Escàmez & Cristina Ramos at Povera Studio
Don’t Touch the Glass – A museum of natural history sets the stage for John-Paul Pietrus’ latest work published in Numéro China. Capturing Tao Okamoto in fall-winter looks of fur and killer shoes selected by fashion editor Tim Lim, the images highlight the decadent designs of Tom Ford, Givenchy, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton and others with a stylish energy.
The Art of Fashion – Liu Wen and Maciek Kobielski reunite once again for a recent fashion supplement in Modern Weekly China. Kobielski captures modern architecture and pieces from the fall collections in the snapshot style images. Outfitted by Tim Lim, Liu’s natural beauty truly shines in the designs of Yves Saint Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Louis Vuitton and Jil Sander. Windswept hair by Lok Lau and understated makeup by Andy Koh complement the outdoor landscapes with ease. / Stylist Assistants – Niklas Bildstein Zaar, Clare Chong
Liu Hits the Town – Liu Wen takes on some of the season’s most colorful and pattern-filled looks for the October edition of Numéro China. Styled by Tim Lim, Liu pops with unusual props and settings in pieces from the likes of Givenchy, Balenciaga, Jil Sander and Erdem. Tousled locks by Lok Lau and barely there makeup by Andy Koh perfect the off-kilter shoot. / Stylist Assistants – Niklas Bildstein Zaar, Clare Chong
Gothika – Fashion editor Tim Lim teams with photography duo Sofia Sanchez and Mauro Mongiello for this colorful editorial in the September issue of Numéro China. Model Valerija Kelava channels slinky 20s glamour with a short bob by Romina Manenti and neo-gothic make-up by Morgane Martini. Valerija dons sensual selects from labels such as Rick Owens, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Christopher Kane, Dries Van Noten, Jil Sander and Marni. / Set – Sophie Glasser. Styling Assistants – Niklas Bilstein, Olivier Pichou. Manicurist – Hiro.
Love Story – Captured by Vincent Peters, Du Juan joins male model Edwin K for a steamy story of nighttime seduction in the September issue of Numéro China. Styled to the nines by Tim Lim, Du Juan sports a wardrobe of form-fitting dresses from the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Valentino, Roberto Cavalli and Salvatore Ferragamo in the cinematic photographs. / Hair by Makiko Nara, Makeup by Mourad Boudrahem, Style Assistant – Niklas Bildstein Zaar
Eastern Paradox – Sofia Sanchez and Mauro Mongiello deliver technicolored beauty for the latest edition of Numéro China. Working with fashion editor Tim Lim, the photography duo captures Myf Shepherd and Zhang Li Na in eastern inspired looks from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Haider Ackermann and Azzedine Alaia with sensuous undertones.