“Still, for all its potential fierceness, the overall impression was balanced with a femininity that came from the play of softly fluted volumes in peplumed jackets and intricately pieced dresses made of white lace and chiffon. Somewhere in here, there are plenty of outfits to be fished out by women in need of formal attire for summer weddings. ” read more at Vogue
Kristen McMenamy, Nyasha Matonhodze, Lara Stone, Daphne Groeneveld and Mariacarla Boscono star in “Super Natural – A beauty portfolio of the most striking models os the season in ethereal , romantic mood, their faces free of make up and streaked with tears.” Photography by Mert & Marcus for Love Magazine # 6, styling by Katie Grand and Panos Yiapanis.
The Givenchy fall 2011 couture show displayed on ten models above from Joan Smalls, Caroline Trentini, Kasia Struss and more. “Very pure and soft and fragile; a romantic dream.” said Ricardo Tisci and indeed it was , the collection used duck and ostrich feathers for the gowns and of course amazing embroidery and craftsmanship.
“From a purely aesthetic standpoint, the panthers made a distinctive, vibrant print that will be immediately identifiable in the same way that last season’s bananas have been for Prada. The colors — black and gold in combination with deep violet flowers — held your eye as they traced the hem of a skirt or back of a jacket, even more so once Tisci manipulated them into Baroque crest prints.” WWD
Here is the full Givenchy Spring 2011 campaign photographed by Mert & Marcus. And features models Natasha Poly, Mariacarla Boscono, Daphne Groenveld , Iris Strubegger, Jonathan Marquez, Pablo Otero and Stephen Thompson.