The Irresistibles – Chinese model Wang Xiao is the latest face tapped for H&M’s frequent trend updates. The style book was shot by Koray Birand with creative direction by Mikael Kangas. In the images, the dark-haired beauty sports neutral hues such as black, nude and plum in A-line skirts, cropped jackets and sheer tops.
Color Blocked – Wang Xiao walks the streets of Los Angeles in these striking images photographed by Julia Noni (Chris Boal Artists) for the latest issue of French-based publication, Obsession Magazine. The Chinese beauty wears graphic, color blocking looks from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Dior and Chanel styled by Barbara Loison. / Makeup by Darlene Jacobs, Hair by Michael Long
New Frontiers – Wang Xiao takes on extraterrestrial style for the March issue of Elle UK. Photographed by Marcus Ohlsson (WM Artist Management) with styling by Anne-Marie Curtis, the Chinese beauty dons sculptural shapes and metallic fabrics from the likes of Prada, Saint Laurent, Emporio Armani and Salvatore Ferragamo for the perfect futuristic look.
Digital Art – Inspired by the film “Tron”, Charles Guo captures Wang Xiao in an elaborate, futuristic set wearing fashion forward style for Harper’s Bazaar China Art. Stylist Shao Jia selects a wardrobe featuring unconventional silhouettes, metallic accents and glossy accessories for the Chinese beauty to wear.
Portraits of Style – Taking a look at the fall 2012 collections, Nordstrom enlists an all-star cast featuring Aline Weber, Anais Mali, Anouck Lepere, Codie Young, Diana Dondoe, Gertrud Hegelund, Hailey Clauson, Hanne Gaby Odiele, Hind Sahli, Jay Shin, Jeneil Williams, Julia Nobis, Kate King, Kori Richardson, Magda Laguinge, Marihenny Rivera, Marte Mei Van Haaster, Meghan Collison, Ondria Hardin, Ruby Aldridge, Tati Cotliar and Wang Xiao for its latest lookbook. The twenty-two girls pose in portraits featuring the autumn designs of Valentino, Erdem, Christopher Kane, Prada and many more with an atmosphere of pure elegance. / Photos by Daniel Jackson, Creative direction by Nordstrom and Petronio Associates
Fashion Travelers – Lane Crawford takes a step towards the surreal with its fall 2012 campaign starring Chinese models Ming Xi, Xiao Wen and Wang Xiao. The trio sports darkly romantic designs from the likes of Balenciaga, Alexander Wang, Givenchy, Lanvin and Yves Saint Laurent in front of Nick Knight’s lens for the luxury retailer’s new advertisements.
Still Dreaming – Wang Xiao shows how to gracefully take a cat nap in a beauty story featured in the August issue of Vogue China. In front of Marcus Ohlsson’s (WM Artist Management) lens, Wang slips into the selects of stylist Joanne Blades, highlighting the designs of Haider Ackermann, Jil Sander and Maison Martin Margiela in the dreamy images. Mussed hair by Mike Lundgren and dewy skin by Katarina Håkansson complete the relaxed looks. / Manicure by Honey @ exposureny, Set design by Jesse Kaufmann @ the Magnet Agency
We Go Together – Captured by Lincoln Pilcher, models Wang Xiao, Lily Zhi and Zhao Lei get caught in a love triangle for the March edition of Vogue China. Garbed in 50′s style outfits from labels such as Alexander Wang, Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs and Calvin Klein selected by stylist Morgan Pilcher. Whether at an ice cream shop or in a vintage car, the trio keeps it cool in the retro attire. / Hair by Jordan M, Makeup by Tamah K
Emporio Ladies – Models Tao Okamoto, Kendra Spears and Wang Xiao are visions in white for the spring 2012 campaign from Emporio Armani. The label’s designs were inspired by early twentieth century, cruise wear for the new season. (TFS)
Of Metal and Stone – Wang Xiao sports outlandish fashion in Christian Anwander’s (De Facto Inc.) off-kilter images for the winter issue of 10 Magazine. Styled by Sophia Neophitou-Apostolou, Wang throws out whimsical poses and expressions in the designs of Marc Jacobs, Burberry Prorsum, Dolce & Gabbana, Jil Sander and many others. / Hair by Akki, Makeup by Pep Gay @ Streeters