Month: October 2012

Aviatrix

Amelia Mary Earhart (July 24, 1897 — disappeared 1937) was an American aviation pioneer and author. She set many other records and was an early supporter of the Equal Rights Amendment. During an attempt to make a circumnavigational flight of the globe in 1937 , Earhart disappeared over the central Pacific Ocean near Howland Island. Fascination with her life, career and disappearance continues to this day. Photography: Ezra Patchett @ Ford Artists, Stylist: Yahaira Familia @ Ford Artists Previous page: JIL SANDER ruffled top, BALLY leather zippered jacket. This page: BALLY red leather dress, blazer and fur trimmed jacket. BALLY black leather jacket and lace-up boots, WOLFORD bodysuit. DONNA KARAN cotton blouse, HELMUT LANG cotton skirt, BALLY leather zippered jacket. CACHAREL dress, YSL patent boots. SALLY LAPOINTE zippered sweater, pleated chiffon pant, silk blouse. BIBHU MOHAPATRA knit dress. Hair: Shintaro @ Ford Artists Makeup: Shannon Grey Williams @ Ford Artists, Model: Sasha Martinuk @ Elite Models NY.

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MEANT FOR BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE

Mauricio and Roger Padilha of MAO PR are the co-authors of the best-selling “The Stephen Sprouse Book” by Rizzoli, 2009. Their affair with Stephen Sprouse started as a teenage love and continued through the decades. The two brothers are the owners of the largest collection outside of Stephen Sprouse’s personal archive. Mauricio and Roger Padilha of MAO PR are the co-authors of the best-selling “The Stephen Sprouse Book” by Rizzoli, 2009. Their affair with Stephen Sprouse started as a teenage love and continued through the decades. The two brothers are the owners of the largest collection outside of Stephen Sprouse’s personal archive. –Interview by Natalie Kates Natalie Kates: How did you start collecting Stephen Sprouse? Roger Padilha: We grew up on Long Island and didn’t really have access to a lot of fashion. When I was 13 years old and Mauricio was 16, we were watching some TV News Channel and they showed a fashion show on Stephen Sprouse. We stole our parent’s credit card and went to Bloomingdale’s in Manhattan where we charged up …

Black Candy

Doesn’t it feel great to dust off your  leather motorcycle jacket and get back to rock-it in the city? London based photographer David Sessions and stylist Coline Bach have pieced together a selection of must-have wardrobe basics for the fall season. Make up: Suzy Rycroft using M-A-C Cosmetics, Hair: Meggie Cousland using Bumble and Bumble, Manicurist: Dianna Drummond, Model: Tamara Jade @ Select Models, photo assistant: Denis Shklovsky. Skirt MOSCHINO archives, crystal belt TESSA EDWARDS, customized leather jacket stylist’s own, safety pins hold in the hands MARIA FRANCESCA PEPE. Silk crepe top LANVIN, chain harness MARIA FRANCESCA PEPE, reflective jacket TESSA EDWARDS, leather trousers THREE FLOOR, oversized chain bracelets stylist’s ow. Dress K.BRAT, choker, necklace and rigns MARIA FRANCESCA PEPE, lace gloves LANVIN, tights EMILIO CAVALLINI. Sequinned mermaid bodysuit TESSA EDWARDS, trousers AGI &SAM Faux-fur stole HORACE, collar and necklace MARIA FRANCESCA PEPE, cuffs and palm pieces MARIA PIANA, thigh high boots NATACHA MARRO. Left: latex dress MEAT CLOTHING, sweater THREE FLOOR, chest piece TESSA EDWARDS, platform shoes TESSA EDWARDS, ring BJORG JEWELLERY, earrings MARIA FRANCESCA …