Posts tagged "vogue italia"

Vogue Italia Features First Asian Cover Model

Fei Fei Sun, a strikingly beautiful Chinese model who has appeared in campaigns for Calvin Klein and Louis Vuitton, made history this week when she became the first Asian model…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 8, 2013 - 8:30 am

Anna Piaggi, Italian Fashion Editor And Style Innovator, Dies At 81

Today is a sad day in fashion as we mourn the loss of Anna Piaggi, 81, the celebrated Italian fashion journalist and glamorously eccentric sartorial icon best recognized for her…

Rachel Krause | August 7, 2012 - 12:20 pm

These Half-Drag Portraits Will Make You Reconsider Everything You Know About Beauty

If you find T Magazine’s Model-Morphosis as utterly transfixing as I do, then prepare to be stunned: photographer Leland Bobbé’s incredible new portraits will blow your mind. The ongoing series…

Rachel Krause | August 3, 2012 - 8:00 am

Kim Kardashian (Sort Of) Lands Her First Vogue Spread

The latest installment in the Kim Kardashian vs. Anna Wintour saga leaves a puzzling taste in the mouths of fashionistas everywhere. A week has passed since rumors first began to…

Rachel Krause | May 15, 2012 - 8:00 am

The Soapbox: In Response To Vogue Editor’s Speech On Eating Disorders

Franca Sozzani excels at many things. She is the long-standing editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia and, in 1994, she was even made the editor-in-chief of Condé Nast Italia in its entirety.

Rachel Krause | April 4, 2012 - 10:00 am

Is This Vogue Italia Editorial A Haute, Racist Mess?

A couple of weeks ago, we showed you the GIFs Steven Meisel created as a teaser for this spread, which will be featured in Vogue Italia’s April issue. The usual…

Rachel Krause | March 9, 2012 - 9:20 am

Steven Meisel Creates Crazy, Trashy, Amazing GIFs For Vogue Italia

Never thought you’d see a supermodel with the track of her weave showing, did you? Famed photographer and (in my opinion) total creative genius Steven Meisel is already known for…

Rachel Krause | February 23, 2012 - 3:20 pm

In A Strange World Where Vogue Italia Takes Over The Home Shopping Network

In this clip from Vogue Italia, the mag imagines what might happen if QVC were to go really, really ridiculously upscale. The video is a companion piece to Vogue Italia’s

Julie Gerstein | January 9, 2012 - 2:20 pm

So, What’s Wrong With This Karlie Kloss Photo?

Last week, a series of photos of model Karlie Kloss went up on Vogue Italia’s website. The shots, by photographer Stephen Meisel, prominently featured the mostly-nude body of Kloss. But…

Julie Gerstein | December 9, 2011 - 11:20 am

Vogue Rips Off “America’s Next Top Model,” Sort Of

Remember when Tyra made the girls of cycle six of “America’s Next Top Model” pretend they were some broken down dolls? It looks like art is now imitating reality TV.

Julie Gerstein | October 20, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Italian Vogue Thinks Slavery Is So Hot Right Now

Vogue Italia may be on the cutting edge of couture fashion, but cultural politics, not so much. Which is why the fashion mag’s website is catching flak for posting a…

Julie Gerstein | August 22, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Vogue Editor Doesn’t Like it When Men Dress Up

“I dislike men in fashion. I don’t like it when a man dresses as a fashionista. I don’t think it’s attractive at all. Women in fashion, on the other hand,…

Julie Gerstein | July 3, 2011 - 6:00 pm

An America’s Next Top Model Winner Gets Her Prize

Recognize that pretty/awkward face? It’s Ann Ward, winner of Tyra Banks’ Cycle 15 of “America’s Next Top Model.” Here she is in her as-promised May 2011 Vogue Italia shoot, looking…

Julie Gerstein | May 13, 2011 - 3:20 pm

In Praise Of The Eyebrow-Free Face

I certainly could never do it, but I do love the otherworldly, sort of feral look that shaving one’s eyebrows gives the face. Take model Guinevere Van Seenus in this…

Julie Gerstein | April 30, 2011 - 6:00 pm

This Is What A Workaholic Looks Like To Vogue Italia

I don’t speak Italian, but I do believe the word “workaholic” translates globally — it’s the theme of this spread in Italian Vogue’s October issue. Last time we checked, workaholics…

Leonora Epstein | October 4, 2010 - 7:15 pm

“ANTM” Cycle 15 Winner Gets Vogue Italia Photoshoot

The winner of next season’s “America’s Next Top Model” can look forward to the standard prizes — a contract with a major modeling agency, up close and personal views of…

Lily Q | May 24, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Models Photograph … Themselves?

In another ode to social networking technology, Vogue Italia has devoted its entire December 2009 cover to the magic that is Twitter and Twit pics. (Previously, Steven Meisel created the…

Nina Carbone | December 3, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Topless Rihanna Does Extreme Couture

Dayum, girl! Here’s a first look at Rihanna’s much-hyped layout for Vogue Italia shot by Steven Klein: “Extreme Couture.” Last week, we showed you the cover. Now, we’ve got the…

Susannah Breslin | September 1, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Quick Pic: Rihanna Kills It With Her Vogue Italia Cover

Rihanna’s cover of Vogue Italia (September) is so hot she had to put out the flames. [Fashion Copious]…

Leonora Epstein | August 28, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Italian Vogue’s Second “Black Issue” Stars … Barbie?

Vogue Italia certainly knows how to increase sales:
Drum up media coverage by launching an all black issue that features only African-American models.
Follow up a year later,…

Leonora Epstein | July 21, 2009 - 7:00 pm