Archives for posts with tag: Vivienne Westwood

Txema Yeste's, Numero China, Nimue Smit, Haider Ackermann, Rick Owens, Ralph Lauren, Yiqing Yin, Dolce and Gabbana, Miu Miu, Rochas, Borsalino, Roberto Cavalli, Yohji Yamamoto, Calvin Clein, Vivienne Westwood, Chanel, Dries Van Noten, Alaia Azzedine, Tom Ford, Emilio Pucci

There are good witches, bad witches and witches with resplendent wardrobes. In photographer Txema Yeste’s Numero China editorial titled “Spellbound”, model Nimue Smit embodies the latter, in being the fiercest of them all with Rick Owens, Rochas and Chanel at her command. Yeste’s potent use of pulsing reds, as well as the way he drenches the compositions with light and shadow, make for an intoxicating fashion fable not easily forgotten.

Hardy Amies, Norman Hartnell, Granny Takes a Trip, Ossie Clark, Tommy Nutter, Jean Muir, Zandra Rhodes, Vivienne Westwood, Paul Smith, Alexander McQueen, The Royal Mail, The Great British Fashion Stamp Set, Johnson Banks, Sølve Sundsbø, Stamps

Sending mail – the old fashioned way – just got more fashionable. At least it did in England, as The Royal Mail service has just launched a new stamp series titled “The Great British Fashion Stamp Set”. These tiny visions, created by graphic designer Johnson Banks and the great Sølve Sundsbø, honors 10 of the top English fashion houses, Alexander McQueen, Paul Smith, and Vivienne Westwood among them. In a comparative world of email versus mail, it’s clear who is the Best Addressed…