I found this Industrie Magazine Editorial from one of the distinguished blogs I am following and I thought, why not reblog it! So, here I am, posting pictures of one of my favorite Fashion Designers, Marc Jacobs, and that, through the lenses of renowned photographer Patrick Demarchelier. I so love this Editorial!! It kind of spoken to me through those metaphysical phenomena...
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Check out this over the top pair of statement sandals from Ballin. These shoes feature crossed straps over the toes, crossed straps over the foot, a high heel and a buckle fastening. On the back of the heel and the sides of the foot are multicolored feather and rhinestone embellishments.
I wish I could have this bag, to keep me company hehe!! With a classic horsebit clasp and bamboo-embellished tassels, Gucci's dark-green python shoulder bag is a compact way to work the label's signature glamour.
- gold hardware
- adjustable buckle-fastening shoulder strap
- fold-over flap at front
- bamboo-embellished leather tassels at side
- designer-stamped horsebit-detailed flip-clasp
- internal pouch pocket
- fully lined in leather and beige fabric.
Embrace the hardware trend with these black embossed leather ankle boots by Alexander McQueen. Team with your sophisticated evening ensembles for a fashion forward finish. Heel measures 5.5in/14cm with a 0.8in/2cm platform.
Step into the wild with these monochrome python Roccia gladiator shoes by Christian Louboutin. Heel measures 4in/10cm.
With a light-catching crystal-covered heel, Miu Miu's fresh white silk-satin sandals are a high-glamour style. These fab shoes have a buckle-fastening ankle strap, a single front strap, and an almond shape toe. Heel measures approximately 125mm/ 5 inches with a 25mm/ 1 inch platform.
Transform a classic summer outfit with Yves Saint Laurent's statement gray, olive and orange python sandals. These sandals have a peaked round toe, thin straps that cross over and are woven through the platform and heel and a buckle-fastening ankle strap. Heel measures approximately 140mm/ 5.5 inches with a 50mm/ 2 inch platform.
Spring footwear doesn't get more fabulous than Christian Louboutin's bright-pink studded gold leather Lady Peep pumps. Heel measures approximately 150mm/ 6 inches with a 30mm/ 1 inch platform.
With flashes of red, yellow and turquoise, the Lais is a beautifully cut, perfectly elegant, gorgeous Spring shoe. Heel measures approximately 145mm with a 30mm platform. Signature gold Charlotte Olympia spider web logo on the sole.
- Monochrome python
- Open toe
- Ankle high
- Caged front
- Silver bobble buttoned detail front
- Back zip
I missed this one on May. But what's the harm in posting this now... Photographed by Mark Abrahams, Amber Riley, Lea Michele and Dianna Agron are the cover girls for the May 2011 issue of Marie Claire US. There are four covers - one is a group shot and the other three are the Glee girls individually.
Evoke the fantasia of Alexander McQueen's high-summer collection in these cream leather and sculpted resin leaf wedge sandals. Heel measures approximately 150mm/ 6 inches with a 40mm/ 1.5 inch platform.Available from Net-A-Porter for $3,495.00.
19 year old New Jersey born Jacquelyn Jablonski is the face of Givenchy's Autumn/Winter ad campaign for their Je veux la Lune beauty products.
Photographed by Peter Lindberg, twenty nine year old Russian model Natalia Vodianova is the cover girl for the June 2011 issue of Vogue China.
In a reprint of the cover image from Harper's Bazaar UK May 2011, Kate Moss, photographed by Sølve Sundsbø is the cover girl for the June issue of Harper's Bazaar Russia.
Photographed by Alex Cayley, twenty year old French model Constance Jablonski is the cover girl for the June 2011 issue of Vogue Hellas. The photo is a reprint from an editorial that featured Constance in the February 2011 issue of Vogue Spain. Constance is wearing a Dolce and Gabanna dress that has been a popular celeb and magazine cover choice recently.
Photographed by Alexi Lubomirski, twenty nine year old American model Erin Wasson is the cover girl for the June 2011 issue of Vogue España.
Give your summer look a decadent twist with Gucci's intricately hand-woven leather boots. These boots are hand-woven leather, with a laced-up front, round peep toe, and a concealed zip fastening at the back with a designer-stamped pull. Heel measures approximately 115mm/ 4.5 inches with a 25mm/ 1 inch concealed platform.Available from Net-A-Porter for $3,750.00.
Rick Genest aka Zombie Boy and Monika Jagaciak aka Jac for the summer 2011 isue of Fashion Magazine (Poland).
Photographed by Zuza Krajewska & Bartek Wieczorek, Rick Genest aka Zombie Boy and seventeen year old Polish model Monika Jagaciak aka Jac are the cover stars for the summer 2011 isue of Fashion Magazine (Poland).
The current face of Louis Vuitton, 16 year old Daphne Groeneveld looks striking as the cover girl for the June/July 2011 issue of Numéro (#124).
Photographed by Mario Sorrenti, twenty three year old Australian model Abbey Lee Kershaw wearing Christian Dior is the cover girl for the July 2011 issue of Vogue Japan.
Photographed by Vincent Peters, thirty year old Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima is the cover girl for the July 2011 issue of GQ magazine. The shot is a reprint of the June 2010 cover of Vogue Spain.
Photographed by Steven Meisel, Karlie Kloss & Caroline Trentini are fronting the fall/winter 2011 ad campaign for Swiss fashion house Bally.
She's barefoot, wearing her own clothes, no makeup and toting her own elegantly weathered monogrammed Alto bag. Yet Angelina Jolie looks radiant and completely in her element, reclining on a wooden boat in a verdant, lakeside landscape in Cambodia's Siem Reap province. Jolie discovered the country in 2000 when she filmed "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," and it sparked her humanitarian activism.
She's the latest celebrity to pose for Louis Vuitton's popular "Core Values" campaign - and surely the only one who brought four children to the photo shoot, some of whom had to be shooed out of Annie Leibovitz's frame.
"People are not used to seeing Angelina in this situation," said Pietro Beccari, Vuitton's executive vice president, unveiling the image exclusively to WWD. "I like the fact that it's a real moment. This travel message we give through personal journeys is a fundamental one for the brand."
|Pietro Beccari Executive Vice President of Louis Vuitton|
The ad is slated to break in the International Herald Tribune on Wednesday, followed by a range of news, general interest and lifestyle publications, including Vanity Fair.
Beccari declined to disclose budgets for the media buy, or comment on reports Vuitton paid the American actress millions for the shoot. He would only say Jolie donated an undisclosed portion of her fees to a charity.
The campaign is expected to run for at least 18 months alongside a few other recent "core values" personalities, including Bono and Sean Connery. Vuitton introduced the advertising concept in 2007 as a way to trumpet its travel roots and showcase its perennial monogrammed leather goods as a balance to its fashion-driven marketing - and to reach a broader audience. Other personalities who have posed for Vuitton include Mikhail Gorbachev, Keith Richards and Catherine Deneuve.
Also on Wednesday, Vuitton plans to post a teaser on its Web site, louisvuittonjourneys.com/cambodia, foreshadowing an interview with Jolie that will be posted later in the month. In it, she is expected to discuss how her visit to Cambodia was a life-changing experience, awakening her to the plight of Third World countries. She adopted her eldest son, Maddox, from Cambodia and she and husband Brad Pitt established the Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation, which is active in community development and conservation in the country.
Shot by Inez & Vinoodh, Lily Donaldson wearing Miu Miu was the cover girl for the November 2010 issue of Vogue Nippon.
Sunday, June 26, 2011
Bernard Arnault, Chairman and CEO of LVMH, has announced that John Galliano will never work for LVMH again. I feel saddened to hear this news. For some of you readers, LVMH is a world leader in luxury, LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton possesses a unique portfolio of over 60 prestigious brands. Now, Bill Gaytten will take over the Galliano Company as Creative Director of the Brand. Gaytten has worked for Galliano and Dior for years, and presented Galliano’s men’s collection in Paris last week.
|Bill Gaytten stepped out the shadows to take a bow at the finale of the first John Galliano Homme show since the celebrated British couturier's spectacular fall from grace in February.|
In contrast to the ever-flamboyant Galliano, Gaytten -- a specialist in cutting -- sent out a remarkably more wearable collection on Friday, albeit with nods to his predecessor's sensibilities.
Building on a 1960s Swinging London theme, the show opened with military jackets with pilgrim hats, then moved into colourful David Hockney-esque outfits and a parade of underwear including candy-striped hipsters.
Surprisingly, the suits were probably the most business-friendly of any others seen since the spring-summer shows began on Wednesday in the French capital.
Asked to set out his vision for the lable, Gaytten replied: "I think keeping the cult of Galliano. It's always romantic, there's always a narrative -- and cool cutting, which is what I do."
He replied "yes, well, yes I have," when asked if he had been in touch with Galliano recently, but then refrained from saying more.
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