The reason for Wintour’s decision? Delicious Isreali food, turns out. More
Topic: Peter Lindbergh
I know, I know. I’m supposed to be really excited that Vogue didn’t use Photoshop and ran a completely “unvarnished, unadulterated, pure” photo shoot from Peter Lindbergh. I promise, I really do appreciate it when a magazine chooses to forgo all the crazy retouching and curve-smoothing (or eliminating) that normally happens in mags.
But does anyone else feel like all this gratuitous nudity is a little like when plus-size models are constantly photographed without their clothes on? More
Swedish teen Frida Gustavsson is also a supporting player here but the headline was getting wordy. Anyway: check out this smokey, noir-themed editorial from American Vogue‘s July issue, featuring supermodel Lara Stone and True Blood star Alexander Skarsgard. Peter Lindbergh lensed the trio in Fall’s moodiest, retro-tailored pieces, styled by the great Grace Coddington. More
’90s supermodel and Peter Lindbergh/Ellen von Unwerth favorite Nadja Auermann (along with her ex-husband, actor Wolfram Grandezka), are accused of failing to pay income taxes between 1999 and 2002. Apparently they owe the German government €270,000. You can More
…Anna Wintour titillates Homer Simpson in latex. Good morning. -Fashion Indie
Celebrities: they’re just like us! Nicole Richie wore three different dresses on her wedding day. -MSNBC
Clemens en August, taking over internet discourse as of this morning. -Elle.uk
Our first look at Gemma Ward in the Pirates of the Caribbean trailer. -Frockwriter
Recycled Natalie Portman, Leighton Meester’s rain gear, the cheapest Birkin ever and More
‘Tis the season for gift guides, round-ups and conspicuous consumption, so here’s 15 cool and sturdy fashion books–covering history, photography, models and designers–for your fashionable (but at least semi-literate!) friends. Some are new and some are solid stand-bys… and just in case you can’t drop a grand (or two) on Helmut Newton or Dior, we’ve ordered them from most affordable to most… luxurious. More
One of my all-time favorite faces has the solo slot for Escada Fall 2010. Yes, Milla Jovovich: stunning, mesmerizing, ageless, gorgeous, perfect, untouchable Milla Jovovich, though sometimes just Leeloo to us. Look, I’m a Milla fangirl so I’m not going to offer any interesting commentary here, I’m going to say that Jovovich was shot by the legendary Peter Lindbergh and then I’m gonna return to looking at the pretty pictures. One more after the jump. More
Helena Christensen, 1990 by Peter Lindbergh
Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Tatjana Patitz, Christy Turington by Peter Lindbergh for British Vogue, 1990.