lunes, 16 de enero de 2012

The Best Spring Summer 2012 Ad Campaigns . Part II

Dolce & Gabbana

The italian life. Bianca Balti and Monica Bellucci soak up the sun in Dolce&Gabbana's Italian orientated images shot for its spring 2012 campaign. Photographed by Giampaolo Sgura in Southern Italy, the images are all about family with a lively depiction of weekend activities.


Abbey Lee Kershaw and Karmen Pedaru are fierce visions in the spring 2012 campaign from Gucci. Photographed by Mert & Marcus. 


 Saskia de Brauw and Joan Smalls get some outdoor activity for the spring 2012 campaign from luxury label Chanel. Captured by the label’s creative director Karl Lagerfeld, the duo hits the beach wearing lightweight dresses and outerwear in these classically styled images shot at the Hôtel du Cap Eden Roc. 

Louis Vuitton

Arizona Muse hits the streets of Paris, France for the cruise 2012 catalogue from Louis Vuitton. Captured by Mark Segal, Arizona rides a bike and roller blades in the label’s sophisticated designs and accessories ranging from tailored blazers to denim pants.  

Emporio Armani

Models Tao Okamoto, Kendra Spears and Wang Xiao are visions in white for the spring 2012 campaign from Emporio Armani.

martes, 10 de enero de 2012

Dior Couture By Patrick Demarchelier

Patrick Demarchelier captures a retrospective of Dior Haute Couture ranging from 1947 to present day in a photo book that was released late last year. Below we have a preview of some of the most striking images from the 240 page, “Dior Couture”, which features models Sasha Pivovarova, Magdalena Frackowiak, Jac Jagaciak, Maryna Linchuk and others. Demarchelier describes the designs best by saying, “When you’re a fashion photographer, you must inspire a dream, with Dior Haute Couture, the dream is already there.”

The Best Spring Summer 2012 Ad Campaigns

 Proenza Schouler

There is no doubt that Proenza Schouler is one of the hot tickets from NY fashion scene. The model is russian top model Natasha Poly who was shot by Willy Vanderperre and styled by Olivier Rizzo.


Wearing a striking new spring collection with a fifties rockabilly style, models Natasha Poly, Meghan Collison, Elise Crombez, Ymre Shekema and Kathryn Kruger pose in a gas station with a muscle car from the fifties. The photography is the work of Steven Meisel.

Yves Saint Laurent 

Keeping with the brand's iconic campaign style, Mariacarla Boscono poses for David Sims wearing satiny, extravagant dresses.


Versace recently released its complete spring 2012 campaign starring Gisele Bundchen in form-fitting designs from the Italian label. Captured by Mert&Marcus. Gisele looks like a sea siren in these sultry blue images taken in Palm Springs, California.

Jil Sander

Natasha Poly and Daria Strokous are enlisted for the spring 2012 campaign from Jil Sander. Photographed by Willy Vanderperre, the duo looks like they belong in a classic horror film with creepy shadows and fifties inspired silhouettes.