Monday, February 28, 2011

Fall 2011: The Season of Hitchcock Girls

Jil Sander & Bottega Veneta Fall 2011 meets Tippi Hedren in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds and Eva Marie Saint in Hitchcock's North by Northwest.

Runway Photos, Vogue.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Look Book: Band of Outsiders Spring 2011

"Drinking Scotch, jousting the pool man at the Gaylord. Scott and his crew were totally open to bringing a sense of humor to the shots.", James Marsden told GQ on shooting Band of Outsiders' Spring look book. Scott Sternberg shot Marsden using his vintage polaroid at the Gaylord Apartments in Los Angeles.

Sternberg always hits the nail on the head when it comes to how I want to dress; however, probably unwillingly, as he really captured what I want to wear as a teenager. What am I saying?! This is exactly how I want to dress now, as a kid and how I'd like to dress in adulthood.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Fall 2011: Jason Wu

On Friday, I was able to catch the Jason Wu livestream while I was in my German class and the distraction from my utter failure at learning the language was long overdue. Jason Wu said he was inspired by photos he had seen of the construction process of Versailles. The contrast of the opulence with the raw edges of the construction are evident throughout the collection and even the set, which had a glass runway laid out over a concrete floor and plywood boxed around the chandelier. During class I found myself using the word dope (out of character) too often.

photos, Sonny Vandevelde.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Ad Campaigns: Jourdan Dunn & Sacha M'Baye for Burberry Prorsum Spring 2011

Mario Testino photographed Jourdan Dunn & Sacha M'Baye on Brighton Beach for Burberry Prorsum's Spring 2011 campaign. I think they make a killer couple! What are your thoughts?

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Fall 2011: Menswear: Prada

Miuccia Prada delivered a Clark Griswald friendly collection for the Fall 2011 season; the clothes were kitsch as was the two-story set toppled over linoleum. Tim Blanks shared his thoughts on the range to, "[Prada's Fall 2011 offerings are] the kind of items a flashy traveling salesman might have donned in the sixties or the seventies to cruise the casino...".

Backstage Photos, Dazed Digital.