April 2011 magazine covers + editorials
Check out RTT’s monthly round-up of all major magazine covers plus editorial highlights!
Kristina Salinovic gets into retro mode for Steven Meisel. Inside the issue, Kristina is joined by teen model sensations Lindsey Wixson and Daphne Groeneveld for a series of captivating portraits. Also included – a rare celebrity appearance by Jessica Alba, and edits from Iris Strubegger and Magdalena Frackowiak.
Gisele Bündchen strikes a pose for Inez & Vinoodh in the season’s most photographed piece from the Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 2011 collection. The issue also marks Emmanuelle Alt’s takeover as the editor-in-chief for the magazine. Inside the issue is some of the magazine’s favourite models making their return to the pages with editorials from Malgosia Bela, Snejana Onopka, Sasha Pivovarova and Isabeli Fontana.
Pop singer Rihanna strikes a pose in Chanel for Annie Leibovitz. Lara Stone continues to spread her wings with a summery Mario Testino set as well as ‘Bodies at Work’ where today’s working models dish out on their fitness regimens. A studio edit with Karen Elson and a fashionable featurette on musician Florence Welch complete the annual body issue.
Kate Winslet debuts a new look, as the British actress and Lancome spokesmodel Kate Winslet goes platimum blonde for Mario Testino. In the issue we get a double dosage of Lindsey Wixson and Guinevere van Seenus alongside a cute Barbara Palvin editorial.
Edgy newcomer Britt Maren goes back to her blonde locks captured by Indlekofer & Knoepfel. Wearing the popular Dolce & Gabbana frock on the cover, Britt is snapped wearing statement necklaces and the likes of Tom Ford, Calvin Klein, Hakaan, and Celine in her editorial. Also inside is ‘Stay Cool’ the Victor Demarchelier editorial of a very blonde and stylish Bianca Balti.
Toni Garrn makes a return to the covers of Vogue shot by Alexi Lubomirski, getting the title spread in a tribal chic studio set. Inside the issue we get some backstage shots of the new Estee Lauder girls (Joan Smalls, Liu Wen, Constance Jablonski, Hilary Rhoda) in action. Underrated beauty Dorothea Barth Jorgensen also has a spread in a clean minimal editorial and Nimue Smit finds her edge in a shoot by David Vasiljevic.
A ghouly looking Abbey Lee Kershaw shot by Hedi Slimane for her second Vogue Russia cover. Inside we are treated to Hedi and Abbey in ‘Love is Colder than Death’ and a wonderful showcase of the seasons couture pieces by french newcomer Anais Pouliot.
Scarlett Johansson rocks a Dolce and Gabbana dress shot by Peter Lindbergh. Inside the issue, Scarlett is shot in a set of intimate black and white portraits. Arizona Muse continues her editorial reign in a whimsical Paolo Roversi edit and alongside Ming Xi and Eniko Mihalik in a beauty spread. Liu Wen, Guinevere Van Seenus and Hanne Gaby Odiele delivers in stunning editorials to round out the issue.
Bambi Northwood, Britt Maren, Sun Fei Fei and Milou Van Groesen in a rare multi-girl cover photographed by Inez and Vinoodh. In this issue is Ginta Lapina in a beauty spread, along with Malgosia Bela in a lavish editoiral by Katja Rahlwes. Patricia van der Vliet and Mirte Maas are featured in solo editorials as well.
Sasha Pivovarova is captured looking very boy-meets-girl by Nino Muñoz.
Ashika Pratt looks stunning in Ferragamo for the magazine’s Travel Issue.
Malgosia Bela looking very earth-maiden shot by Cüneyt Akeroğlu.
Polish stunner Anja Rubic goes 70’s glam in a bold cover shot by Max Doyle. In the issue, Anja Rubik stars in a double-feature shot both by Max Doyle and Marcin Tyszka in refreshing summer editorials. Also featured is Australian model Codie Young in a stunning stylized oriental-inspired editorial of her own.
Scoring her first ever Vogue cover, Crystal Renn brings a splash of colour and glamour photographed by David Roemer.
Brazilian native, Aline Weber in a cool and chic form for this months Brazilian Vogue cover.
Gisele Bündchen in a reprint cover shot by Patrick Demarchelier previously for Vogue China.
Candice Swanepoel in a reprint cover using a shot from her Vogue Italia photo shoot with Steven Meisel.
Malgosia Bela shares the cover with a furry companion shot by Greg Kadel. Inside this issue Constance Jablonksi and Magdalena Frackowiak are also featured in striking solo editorials. Newcomer Gertrud Hegelund also stars in her own spread while Nimue Smit gets her own eclectic editorial by Sebastian Kim.
Sigrid Agren in Gucci, by Alex Cayley. The french model is looking all masculine preppy-chic in the main edit.
Chinese actress and rising style icon Fan Bing Bing rocks the smokey eyes and Louis Vuitton shot by Tiziano Magni.
Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender do the co-starring duty for the W cover, shot by Jean-Baptiste Mondino. The Jane Eyre actors shine in their own fencing themed shoot featuring looks from Alexander McQueen while Lara Stone brings couture to the pages of the magazine as she dazzles in an alluring spread by Craig McDean.
Dazed & Confused
Dazed & Confused offers a nice departure with the Money Issue, with no cover model/star on board. Inside the issue, fashion prodigy male model Andrej Pejic stars in a featured editorial. Suvi Koponen also gets a spread by Yelena Yemchuk.