Archives for posts with tag: Dolce & Gabbana

Marc Jacobs, Giorgio Armani, Chanel, Nina Ricci, Ralph Lauren, Jonathan Saunders, McQueen, Dolce & Gabbana, Loewe, Comme des Garçons, Chloé, Calvin Klein, Sølve Sundsbø, LOVE Magazine, Cold Summer

Among the pages of LOVE Magazine, Sølve Sundsbø has created an enclave of provocatively glamorous ladies and gentlemen wearing the bounty of the Spring 2012 collections titled “Cold Summer”. They play naughty and nice in their ethereal world with Chanel, Nina Ricci, Ralph Lauren, and (most memorable) Giorgio Armani. There are certainly worse ways to spend a summer…

Louis Vuitton, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Blumarine, Marni, March 2012, Velvet, John Akehurst, Diana Moldovan, Narcissus, Il Fiore Delle Mille E Una Notte, Flower Of The Arabian Nights

Many trends are in bloom at the moment and, on cue, floral embroideries are among them. John Akehurst photographed some of this seasons most beautiful floral offerings from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Prada, and Dolce & Gabbana in Velvet Italia’s “Il Fiore Delle Mille E Una Notte” (Flower Of The Arabian Nights). Set amidst a landscape of mylar, the floral vestments twist and transform with an electrifying beauty that Narcissus would surely envy.

Keepin’ it Surreal, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton, Viktor & Rolf, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Bottega Veneta, Steven Meisel, Elsa Schiaparelli, Tim Burton, Salvador Dalí, Laura Kampman, Vogue Italia, February 2012

In a surreal twist for spring, Steven Meisel recently tapped into the playground of Elsa Schiaparelli, Salvador Dalí, and possibly even Tim Burton with a dark, haunting beauty that is both ethereal and unyielding. Through the black and white, blurred, and cinematic narrative, he has crafted a tale unlike the usual editorial – something we might expect from this man who boldly blends fashion with cultural and political commentary. Thanks for Keepin’ it Surreal, Steven.

Sebastian Kim, Dolce & Gabbana, Alexander McQueen, Valentino, Sigrid Agren, Silver Screen, Femme Fatale, Numero

The women of the silver screen are among my favorite power women and Sebastian Kim has captured Sigrid Agren as the femme fatale archetype at her beguiling best. Here the clever use of blue-gray interior and dramatic shadows charge up the sumptuous colors and details of the dresses. His work has not been on my radar, but it is now…