At the Beach–The April cover story from Elle Russia taps homegrown beauty Valentina Zelyaeva for a beach-snapped feature where she models the perfect balance between elegant and easy style. Xavi Gordo captures the blonde stunner and Ralph Lauren face in easy breezy looks as she poses in the sand. Fashion editor Daria Anichkina styles Valentina while Raquel Costales worked on hair and makeup for the feature.
Rock & Sexy–Tapped for the March cover story from Elle Spain, leading face Anna Selezneva channels into her inner glamour girl for a glossy shoot featuring high fashion looks with a rock and roll edge. Xavi Gordo (who also recently shot Cindy Crawford for Bazaar Russia) captures the blonde babe in embellished cool girl fashions from labels such as Louis Vuitton, Versace and Bottega Veneta in the studio images. Fashion editor Inmaculada Jimenez dresses Anna in a mix of leather jackets and flirty skirts for the shoot. / Hair and makeup by Vicky Marcos
Flower Girl–Modeling icon Angela Lindvall graces the pages of March issue of Elle Russia, looking ever the role of a bohemian in floral prints and embellishments for the cover story. Xavi Gordo of Tangerine Management captures the American beauty for the new photo shoot where she dons spring styles from the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Blumarine and Miu Miu all selected by fashion editor Daria Anichkina. The floral look is certainly a change from Angela’s recent L’Officiel Netherlands shoot where she channeled a sultry siren. See more of Angela in Elle below. / Hair and makeup by Paco Garrigues, Set Design by Cristina Ramos Atelier
Super Glam–Gracing the pages of Harper’s Bazaar Russia’s March issue, cover girl Cindy Crawford looks as glamorous as ever in these images photographed by Xavi Gordo. The supermodel babe poses in monochromatic form-fitting looks with glittering embellishments selected by stylist Karla Welch. See below for more images of Cindy in Bazaar Russia./ Makeup by Rachel Goodwin, Manicure by Ashlie Johnson
All About Tara – Plus-size beauty Tara Lynn graces the November cover of Elle Spain, appearing absolutely stunning wearing a leather jacket and simple black tee. Inside the magazine, the American model poses for Xavi Gordo, sporting stylish basics for the autumn season such as pencil skirts, leopard print tops and denim shirts. Fashion editor Inmaculada Jiménez makes sure Tara is styled to the hilt while beauty artist David Carreiro keeps the brunette’s hair and makeup ultra-glam.
Feline Fashion – Juju Ivanyuk busts the stereotype of the crazy cat lady for the fall/winter 2013-2014 Rabat Magazine cover story. The Ukrainian model looks impossibly chic in feline inspired attire selected by stylist Alberto Murtra. Photographer Xavi Gordo of Tangerine Management captured Juju and her kitty companion for the Spanish fashion glossy. / Hair and makeup by Paco Garrigues, Art directing by Cristina Ramos Atelier
God Save the Queen – Elle Spain puts a rock and roll spin on British inspired attire for its October 2013 cover story. Alina Baikova stars in the spread wearing classic conservative suits and pencil skirts selected by stylist Inmaculada Jimenez. Faux fur accents, military-style buttons, and animal prints give the outfits from labels like Celine, Valentino, Loewe, and Chanel some unexpected edge. Xavi Gordo snapped the Ukrainian model lazing about a well-appointed suite for the Spanish glossy. / Hair and makeup by David Carreiro
Autumnal Glam – For the October issue of Elle Spain, Russian stunner Eugenia Volodina dons fall looks from designer labels with a spotlight on seventies glam and surreal prints. Xavi Gordo captures the brunette in fashions from the likes of Burberry Prorsum, Michael Kors, Dior and Prada selected by stylist Inmaculada Jimenez. For beauty, hair and makeup artist Monica Roldan makes sure Eugenia stuns with a ladylike updo and flawless skin.
Sexy & Rock – Gracing the pages of Elle Spain’s October issue, Yasmin le Bon shows off the ladylike side of rock style in this studio shoot snapped by Xavi Gordo. Stylist Inmaculada Jimenez dresses the blonde babe in designs from the likes of Gucci, Maje and Roberto Cavalli in the high gloss portraits. Vicky Marcos works on Yasmin’s fresh looking hair and makeup.
The Incomparable Helena – Supermodel Helena Christensen proves that sexy is ageless with the May cover story of Elle Spain. The Danish stunner poses for Xavi Gordo in a series of swimwear images featuring skimpy bikinis, athletic wear and colorful accessories all selected by stylist Inmaculada Jimenez. Hair and makeup artist David Carreiro perfects Helena’s look with wet tresses and smokey eyes.