Love magazine is making quite a splash with its August issue: rolling out a bunch of different covers, featuring established top models (Lara, Mariacarla), up-and-comers (Daphne G), and young Hollywood muses (Hailee Steinfeld, Elle Fanning). The covers are all striking and moody (each star is crying, after all) but none of them so much as approach the darkness of Mert & Marcus’ editorial within, What Lies Beneath. Starring a cadre of major models–Lara Stone, Mariacarla Boscono, Saksia de Brauw, Kristen McMenamy, Guinevere van Seenus–and alludes to sex, death, myth (Leda & the Swan!), and a nightmarish mix of all three. Also, it’s full of nudity, so be warned. More
I’ll admit to being obsessive about calendars — usually so obsessive that I can’t decide on the perfect one until well into February.
It looks like this tradition might hold true once again this year, but I’m very close to buying this one, from Paper Source. And it’s not just a calendar — the back of each month has instructions for turning the sheet into household items like folders and notecards.