Vogue Japan favorite, Aymeline Valade, gets her first cover of the publication with the December issue photographed by Giampaolo Sgura. Wearing a Bottega Veneta fall 2011 dress, Aymeline is the very definition of glamour.
This Soft Embrace – Photographer Sølve Sundsbø captures Edita Vilkeviciute for Vogue Nippon’s latest beauty supplement. Styled by George Cortina, Edita’s looks emulate the form and palette of flowers and petals. Light eye shadow and plum lips by Polly Osmond evoke the floral aesthetic, with slicked back hair by Shay Ashuai complimenting Edita’s dewy skin.
La Belle Maitresse – Lara Stone exudes the provocative energy of a dominant mistress for this black and white Vogue Japan editorial by Mario Sorrenti. Lara dons dominatrix inspired styles, both romantic and raw, while her natural hair and make-up echo the beauty of her renaissance surroundings. Stylist George Cortina’s daring looks feature selects from Louis Vuitton, Giles, Dolce & Gabbana, Atsuko Kudo, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, Comme des Garçons, Tom Ford, Jean Paul Gaultier and others.
Eight Women – Yasunari Kikuma captures Ebba in eight unique looks for a Coach handbag feature published in Vogue Japan’s latest issue. Styled by Satoshi Hirota, Ebba gets gussied up in wild prints and chunky jewelry from the likes of Diane von Furstenberg, Alexander Wang and Catherine Maladrino in this elegant fall outing.
Countryside Blues – Camilla Akrans teams up with stylist Sissy Vian for a strictly seductive story in the August issue of Vogue Japan. Starring Aline Weber as a braid wearing diva, the countryside and all its beauty serves as the perfect backdrop to the elegant designs of Max Mara, Moschino, Dolce & Gabbana and many more.
Forbidden Kisses – Jem Mitchell captures a very feminine Lily Donaldson for the August edition of Vogue Nippon. Lloyd Simmonds chooses to play with the tones of pink to create a delicate make-up, and paired with the soft waves of hair stylist Neil Moddie, Lily is a perfect ten in the romantic shots.