Irina Sizzles–Heating up the pages of V Magazine’s Music issue, Russian model Irina Shayk appears alongside R&B star R. Kelly in a new feature photographed by Albert Watson. The leading face (who recently appeared in a XTI Shoes’ campaign) juxtaposes pure sex appeal while posing in front of a pole, and elegance in the spring designs of Chanel, Prada, Cosabella and more chosen by stylist Anna Trevelyan. Check out a preview of the shoot below and see more images on VMagazine.com.
O.M.Gigi–Fresh off her Sports Illustrated Rookie reveal, American model Gigi Hadid shows of her high fashion side in a racy shoot for V Magazine’s spring issue. The blonde beauty poses for Sebastian Faena in some of the season’s most dazzling looks with sex appeal styled by Julia Von Boehm. Check out a preview of the spread below and see the other photos on VMagazine.com.
Upton Opens up to V – Following up her super sexy peek-a-boo cover, some quotes from Kate Upton’s V Magazine have been released and among them she addresses the recent Victoria’s Secret slam from the show’s casting director who said she would never fit in at a VS show and had the “kind of face that anyone with enough money can go out and buy”. Ouch!
Kate on V Magazine – The spring preview cover of V Magazine taps model of the moment Kate Upton wearing a denim bodysuit by Diesel. Photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, the American beauty gets styled by Nicola Formichetti. The cover features a special acetate pull-back feature which when removed reveals Kate in a sexy bikini. 2014 seems to already be off to a good start for the buxom blonde with her upcoming acting debut in “The Other Woman”, fresh off of last year’s Vanity Fair and Vogue covers.
UPDATE: Larger covers have been released, see below.
That’s So Punk – The resurgence of punk style gets spotlighted in this shoot created for the online version of V Magazine. Model Martha Streck gives her best rebellious attitude in these high impact images photographed by Manolo Campion. Stylist Yana Kamps dresses the blonde in all the punk essentials including spikes, leather and fish nets as well as a few unexpected feminine details like floral prints and furs. Hair stylist Kuni musses Martha’s tresses while makeup artist Cedric Jolivet works on her smudged eyeliner and dark lips.
Catherine as Lauren Hutton – The fall issue of V Magazine pays tribute to the legendary Lauren Hutton in a fashion spread starring Catherine McNeil as the supermodel. Sharif Hamza captures the Australian beauty with blonde hair and Hutton’s famous gap in the studio snaps. Fashion editor Tom van Dorpe styles Catherine in seventies chic designs from the likes of Dior, Prada and Carven.
Gaga for Gaga – Lady Gaga poses for the fall issue from American publication, V Magazine. The pop songstress is photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin for the cover story which features four unique covers representing Gaga at different stages of her career.
In the magazine, Lady Gaga talks to artist Marina Abramovic about working with Inez & Vinoodh, “[S]omehow, with Inez’s seductive artistic way and Vinoodh’s calm sense of confidence, in the process I am inspired to allow the emotions to pass through me as they photograph me. And then I hear ‘Beautiful, Gaga! Yes! Yes! Look at that girl!’ And I’m reminded that my sense of self within the world.”
The new issue of V Magazine hits stores on August 29th in the US.
View more images from the shoot on VMagazine.com
Derby Season – The latest online story from V Magazine does a fashionable take on derby season with a story full of designer hats, lensed by Jason Kim. Danish model Josephine Skriver poses in the eye-catching millinery and dress work of Alexander Mcqueen, Saint Laurent by Hedi Slimane, Tom Ford, Proenza Schouler and more styled by Yana Kamps. Andre Gunn gives Josephine disheveled hair while makeup artist Robert Greene adds a touch of red eyeshadow.
Miley – Former Disney star Miley Cyrus looks a far cry from her “Hannah Montana” days on the new issue of V Magazine. The actress and singer graces three covers rocking a colorful sheared cut and athletic gear. Inside the magazine, Miley wears a lot of leather courtesy of stylist Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele in Mario Testino’s glossy studio images. For the cover story, Miley is interviewed with producer Pharrell Williams (who is also working on her upcoming album) and chats about her drastic new hairstyle.
See more images and read the article on VMagazine.com
Double Vision – The models are twice as nice in V Magazine’s spring 2013 edition. Stylist Tom van Dorpe cleverly turns Constance Jablonski, Cora Emmanuel, Liu Wen, Catherine McNeil, Mirte Maas, Hanne Gaby Odiele, Bette Franke, Alana Zimmer, Kasia Struss, Marie Piovesan and Sam Rollinson into convincing sets of fashion forward twins. Photographer Sharif Hamza was on hand to capture all the fun for this playful spread.