Good Reads
Archive Tuesday, August 22nd 2017
Mario Testino teams with Kate Moss for the May 2011 issue of Vogue Brazil.
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An in-depth review of McQueen’s new exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, the exhibition, entitled “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” is spectacular, and one of the best exhibitions we have ever attended in our entire lives. It was breathtaking, like an Alexander McQueen runway performance.
A photographer who’s passion is not to create campaigns for big brands, but to capture moments. Moments like this one. Virgina, a beautiful new face from the heart of Paris styled by Karine Martins in pieces from Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton, Escada, Celine to Hermès.
Asa Tallgard produces timeless images for Elle Norway, photographing Aleksandra Nilsen, styled by Elle’s fashion director Petra Middlethon.
Emily DiDonato, Erin Wasson, Jon Kortajarena and Texas Olsson collaborate with Chad Pitman for the Spring 2011 campaign of the Italian jeans brand Replay.
Ben Hassett photographs both Jacquelyn Jablonski and Hannah Holman for the June 2011 issue of Vogue Japan.
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty opens up at the Metropolitan Museum in New York. Join us as we discover McQueen’s contribution to the fashion world from 1992 to his most recent collection Angels & Demonds at 2010.
A video capturing the moving sky and the starry night in motion, captured by Terje Sorgjerd who visited the top of El Teide, Spain’s highest mountain earlier this month (April, 2011)
Did Harper’s Bazaar Australia intentionally put Bambi Northwood topless on their June 2011 cover knowing it’s the beginning of the winter on the other side of the globe? Perhaps Bambi is there to warm them during the winter time.
I came across this one made for TheOnes2Watch.com entitled “Virgin Homicides” I am really not sure what the meaning of it is but it’s quite interesting hair styling.
Styled by Candice Bailey with makeup by Miho Hamaya and photographed by Hugues Laurent for ASOS Magazine.
Sergi Pons shoots Noemie Lenoir for the new issue of GQ Spain. All photographs are black and white and definitely share a passion to an early 90s sexy photo shoot. But did Sergi succeed with what he was going for? You be the judge.
Elizabeth Banks has confirmed she has been cast in ‘The Hunger Games’. The 37-year-old actress – who has appeared in ‘The 40-year-old-Virgin’ and the ‘Spiderman’ films – revealed she will star as no-nonsense Effie Trinket in the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ book trilogy. She hinted she had signed for the part via her twitter account when she wrote one of Effie’s most infamous lines, before finally confirming the role to her followers
Jason Sudeikis is set to present the 2011 MTV Movie Awards. The actor-and-comedian – who is set to star in movie ‘Horrible Bosses’ alongside Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman and Jamie Foxx this year – could be set to inject some serious comedy into the ceremony if his regular performances on ‘Saturday Night Live’ after anything to go by.
Anna Faris could be set for a role in ‘The Dictator’ alongside Sacha Baron Cohen. The ‘Scary Movie’ actress is reportedly in competition with Kristen Wiig and Gillian Jacobs for the female lead role in the movie, which will see ‘Borat’ and ‘Bruno’ director Larry Charles reuniting with Sacha for the production of the motion picture. Anna would be ideal for the part if her ‘Scary Movie’ performances are anything to go by, and she’s recently revealed comedy is for her.
Lauren Conrad has revealed plans to launch her second website in a month. The former ‘Hills’ star has gone one better than last week when she unveiled thebeautydepartment.com – which gives her fans the chance to master popular hair and make-up trends at home – as the fashion designer is now launching LaurenConrad.com so that she can “fully interact with her fans”. Has she not heard of twitter?
Jessica Alba is set to be the new face of Piaget jewelry. The ‘Fantastic Four’ actress – who is pregnant and recently celebrated her 30th birthday – was shown in a teaser video on the brand’s Facebook page, but it was not clear that the new ambassador was definitely her.
Jayne Lynch will star alongside Sofia Vergara in the ‘Three Stooges’ movie. The ‘Glee’ actress – who plays Sue Sylvester in the Fox musical-comedy series, which also features Lea Michele and Dianna Agron – will also act alongside titular trio Chris Diamantopoulos, Will Sasso and Sean Hayes. ‘Role Models’ actress Jayne will play the Mother Superior of an orphanage who has been trying to get the trio adopted, but without success – and that’s not a surprise if Jayne’s character is anything like the outspoken cheerleading coach she plays in ‘Glee’
Javier Bardem is reportedly set to star in ‘The Dark Tower’. The ‘No Country For Old Men’ actor – who is believed to have beaten competition from Hugh Jackman and Daniel Craig for the role – will play the part of gunslinger Roland Deschain in the movie adaptation of Stephen King’s book series of the same name. A source told ‘The New York Post’: “Bardem has signed on to the first movie and the miniseries, but the intention is that he will star in all the movies and each of the TV series.
This cover shows more support to Japan compared to Vogue Japan. The tag line, ‘We LOVE Japan’ doesn’t really apply to the image itself but we’re getting the point. And besides that, Aline is a total stunner.
The magazine celebrates it’s 23rd birthday with a “super special edition”, photography by Nino Muñoz. However this isn’t the first time we’ve seen a classical black and white shot in this pose.
Derek Kettela and Daria Werbowy team up to create one hot photo shoot for the May 2011 issue of Elle Spain. Headed off to the Canary Islands, the team have created some really great stuff.
Warren G is set to release an album tribute to Nate Dogg. The ‘I Got Love’ rapper Nate – who performed with Snoop Dogg and Eminem and recorded ‘Regulate’ with Warren – tragically died in March after suffering two strokes in recent years, and Warren is set to honor his name in the best way a rapper can. Warren – who has already released song ‘This Is Dedicated To You’, with proceeds set to go to Nate’s family – has revealed plans to release his tribute album in the summer, full of songs the pair recorded together that were never released.