July 2011 magazine covers + editorials
Check out RTT’s monthly round-up of all major magazine covers plus editorial highlights!
Dannish newcomer Juliane Gruner, who bears a strong resemblance to one-time Prada/Meisel-fave Ymre Stiekema (yes right down to the mole on the upper right lip) nabs a coveted solo VI cover shot by Meisel in head-to-toe Gucci. Also in this issue is the editorial “Pret-a-Porter” featuring a bevy of newcomers Anais Pouliot, Antonia Wesseloh, Fei Fei Sun, Emily Baker, Josephine Skriver, Kelly Mittendorf and Juliane in the latest Fall/Winter 11/12 collections.
British actress Emma Watson gets lensed by Mario Testino wearing the latest Prada collection. The Harry Potter actress radiates elegance and sophistication as she is shot looking very ladylike in the likes of Tom Ford, Prada, and Alexander McQueen. Inside the issue Lara Stone and Alexander Skarsgard are captured amidst a dark affair styled by Grace Coddington and photographed by Peter Lindbergh. Caroline Trentini also makes her resurgence back into the pages with a Steven Klein set of her own.
Vanessa Paradis wears Chanel Pre-Fall, shot by Mario Testino. Designer Mary Katrantzou gets a special spotlight within the pages showcasing the British designers print-inspired collections. Stella Tennant looks very boy-meets-girl in her own city slicker influenced editorial and Arizona Muse gets a solo editorial and article highlighting her immeadiate influence over the fashion world. Rounding out the issue is the Tim Walker spread ‘Merrie England’ featuring British model Hannah Noble.
Natalia Vodianova looking super chic photographed by Knoepfel and Indlekofer in Louis Vutton. The supermodel is featured alongside her charity the Naked Heart Foundation which works towards building playgrounds for children, which Natalia has been very supportive of throughout her career. Ginta Lapina and Aline Weber both look striking in their individual editorials as well.
Malgosia Bela by Greg Kadel. Jessica Miller and Crystal Renn also make an appearance inside the issue. Belgian model Pauline Van der Cruysse also stars in a bridal-meets-beach set by Paola Kudacki.
Lara Stone looks vacuously beautiful in Calvin Klein shot by Mark Seliger. The Calvin Klein covergirl gets featured wearing Calvin Klein and also alongside head designer Francisco Costa. Siri Tollerød also gets a unique beauty editorial with interesting steel greens and purples as a backdrop.
The usually glamorous Chinese actress Fan Bing Bing tones down to a laid-back denim style via Celine pre-fall, photographed by Josh Olins
Abbey Lee looks the perfect beauty in Christian Dior shot by Mario Sorrenti. Inside the issue fresh-face Carola Remer gets photographed looking seductive and beautiful by Raymond Meier. Lindsey Wixson gets a bucanneeresque Terry Richardson shoot, while Dree Hemingway gets colourblocking at the beach by Tommy Ton. Snejana Onopka delivers a strong editorial in ‘The Reluctant Mistress’ while Freja Beha gets poetic in a beach beauty spread.
Isabeli Fontana in Versace by Mert & Marcus (a reprint from Vogue Paris June/July issue)
Here comes 24 year-old upcoming Indian actress and model Sonakshi Sinha, most famous for her award-winning role in Dabbang on her first cover for Vogue India
Gisele Bündchen gets a reprint cover originally shot by Patrick Demarchelier. Inside the issue we get some fresh content from Nicole Bentley as models Melissa Johannsen and Emilia Skuza complement each other nicely in ‘Twin Peaks.’
Dree Hemingway and Jon Kortajarena photographed by Sebastian Faena. Inside the issue the dreamy pair lazed around in a seaside shoot showcasing some wonderful beachwear style.
Candice Swanepoel photographed by Steven Meisel (another reprint! from Vogue Italia)
Zuzana Bijoch in Lanvin shot by Marcin Tyszka
Valeriya Melnik in Lanvin, photographed by Thanassis Krikis
Harper’s Bazaar UK
Supermodel Claudia Schiffer wears the perfect getaway wardrobe, photographed by Horst Diekgerdes
Angela Lindvall photographed by Matthias Vriens McGrath. Inside the issue the supermodel brought along her son for the editorial “Title is storybook Angela”. Another supermodel Kirsty Owen and her daughter Billie Rose are also featured in a shoot by Regan Cameron
Beyonce strikes a pose in Louis Vutton shot by Patrick Demarchelier. Proving to be much more than just a singer, Beyonce delivers eclectic shots in Givenchy, Marc Jacobs and Louis Vutton. Singer Christina Aguilera also gets a cover of her own shot by Daniele Duella & Iango Henzi.
W Korea Magazine
Raquel Zimmermann photographed by Willy Vanderperre (reprint from W June)
Dazed & Confused
Beyonce in Givenchy photographed by Sharif Hamza. The highlight of this issue is an editorial titled “In Bloom” photographed by Viviane Sassen and styled by Katie Shillingford using this season’s most colourful pieces amidst a flowery background – breathtaking!
[images: thefashionspot.com scans, models.com, fashiongonerogue, glamcheck.com, vogue sites, style.com, wmagazine.com]