December 2010 magazine covers + editorials

Check out RTT’s monthly round-up of all major magazine covers plus editorial highlights.

Vogue Italia

Gisele Bündchen by Steven Meisel. Photographed in black and white, the Brazilian supermodel showcases the newest Spring/Summer 2011 looks from Givenchy, Chanel and Armani. The issue also features a stellar cast with editorials featuring British supermodel Kate Moss shot by Nick Knight and Canadian actress Rachel McAdams shot by Tom Munro.

Vogue Paris

Fifteen year-old Daphne Groeneveld shares the cover with comeback designer and guest editor Tom Ford shot by Mert & Marcus. Attatched to the issue is the 2011 calendar featuring Daria Werbowy shot in a very sensual mood. Other editorial highlights include Iris Strubreeggger making her return to the pages, looking very ‘evangelista,’ a plastic surgery editorial starring new French Vogue favourite Crystal Renn and “PussyWest” a county-inspired shoot by Terry Richardson starring Abbey Lee, Eniko Mihalik and Crystal Renn. The issue features many looks from Tom Ford’s comeback collection.

Vogue US

Angelina Jolie in Tom Ford shot by Mario Testino in “The Other Angelina.” The issue also gives a first look at Tom Ford’s comeback collection. Other notable editorials include ‘Asia Major’ featuring the likes of Du Juan, Liu Wen and Tao Okamoto and ‘Ka-Pow!’ an editorial inspired by the Spiderman musical shot by Annie Leibovitz.

Vogue UK

British darling and Harry Potter star, Emma Watson in Valentino couture photographed by Mario Testino. Sporting much shorter locks, the British actress opens up about her new look and the end of the Harry Potter movie franchise.

Vogue Germany

Edita Vilkeviciute, scores her second German Vogue cover, and looking striking in red, photographed by Alexi Lubomirski. The issue features editorials from German supermodel Julia Stegner as well as covergirl Edita in “Soft Rocks.”

Vogue España

Penelope Cruz by Peter Lindbergh, in an issue solely devoted to Spain. The main editorial spans 50+ pages and features the likes of Penelope Cruz, Paz Vega, Jon Kortajena, Antonio Banderas and many more Spanish stars.

Vogue Russia

Jessica Stam by Greg Kadel. The technicolour editorial and cover feature the Canadian supermodel looking like a Russian secret agent in looks from Versace, Stella McCartney and Valentino. The issue also features fashion spreads from Dree Hemingway and up-and-comer Ashley Smith.

Vogue China

Lara Stone looks like something out of a fairy tale in a Christian Dior couture gown, shot by Willy Vanderperre. Wearing the latest from Dior, Louis Vutton and Valentino, Lara looks soft and beautiful in the issue’s main editorial. Du Juan nabs two editorials including a beauty editorial. The issue also includes two illustrated editorials. The first illustrated by Mats Gustafson depicting the floral influences over the latest Christian Dior haute couture collection, and the second featuring Queen Maleficent herself in ‘Bewitching Belle,’ drawn by Michael Roberts.

Vogue Nippon

Sasha Pivovarova looking settler-chic shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. This month’s magazine also features a beauty supplement by Vogue Nippon favourite Alessandra Ambrosio and also ‘Modern Mixing’ an editorial shot by Matt Irwin featuring Belgian model Hanne Gaby Odiele.

Vogue Korea

Sasha Pivovarova in a festive reprint cover shot by Patrick Demarchelier.

Vogue Taiwan

Actress Yung-yung Chang nabs the last cover of the year.

Vogue Turkey

Maryna Linchuk by Ellen von Unwerth. The editorial is very grecian-inspired, with looks from Roberto Cavalli and Chanel

Vogue Australia

Wearing Louis Vuitton, Georgia May Jagger fronts Australian Vogue this month shot by photographer Kai Z. Feng.

Vogue México

Victoria’s Secret Angel, Alessandra Ambrosio shot by Stewart Shining. The cover is a nice departure from what we usually see on December covers.

Vogue Brazil

Brazilian supermodel Raquel Zimmerman by Henrique Gendre.

Vogue Portugal

Ana Beatriz Barros in a reprint cover (from Vogue Nippon) by Sølve Sundsbø.

Vogue Hellas

Madysin Ritland by Mara Desypris. The American model is also featured in a 15-page spread featuring dramatic gowns and a seasonal flare.

Numéro France

Monika Jagaciak shot by Greg Kadel.

Numéro Tokyo

Karolina Kurkova shot by Alex Cayley. Wearing pieces from Louis Vutton to Givenchy the veteran model proves she has a stellar editorial presence as well.

Numero China

Dafne Cejas gets the cover of the fourth issue in a reprint from Greg Kadel for Numero France.

W Magazine

Patrick Demarchelier photographed Katherine Heigl and daughter Naleigh for The Family Issue, which dedicates its pages to families with editorials such as the ‘Family Values’ editorial featuring the likes of Madonna, a pregnant Miranda Kerr, Jenna Jameson and many more all posing with their loved ones. Fashion Editorials include a spectacular snowy editorial with newcomers Arizona Muse, Anais Pouliot, Lindsey Wixson and Britt Maren shot by Paolo Roversi.

Dazed & Confused

French electronic music duo Daft Punk are photographed by Sharif Hamza in an eclectic 3D editorial. The issue comes equip with a pair of 3d glasses as the musical duo unveil their new soundtrack which is being released exclusively for the upcoming blockbuster TRON: Legacy. The issue also features Cut & Paste a fashion editorial which blends two juxtaposing images together in a unique and very postmodern way.

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