Meet Thylane Blondeau, the 13 year old model that Jalouse Magazine in France is calling the “New Kate Moss”.
French model Thylane Blondeau has already appeared in Vogue Paris twice which caused quite a bit of controversy three years ago. The controversy seems to be kicking it’s heels again – What do you think? Age appropriate or crossing a line? (Courtesy: FashionGoneRogue)
Duran Duran’s music video for their latest single ‘Girl Panic’ was released today featuring the world’s hottest supermodels including Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Eva Herzigova, Yasmin Le Bon and Helena Christensen. Designers Dolce & Gabbana also make a cameo appearance in the video. It’s directed by Jonas Akerlund, one of the hottest directors on the planet, known for his collaborations with Lady Gaga. Watch the full length 10 minute music video here now.
Top model and actress Bianca Balti has been appointed an ambassador of L’Oréal Paris. She will appear in advertising for Preference hair color, Elvive Nutri Gloss hair care and Color Riche lipstick for the brand. Bianca is one of the top models working in fashion, and has modeled for labels such as Chanel, Dolce & Gabanna, Fendi and Victoria’s Secret. Most recently, she was the face of Karl Lagerfeld’s Karleidoscope fragrance.
“I am very honoured to represent such a huge brand. It is a very exciting project to be part of… the incredible dream team of spokespersons who embody the brand… and at the same time, it is such a responsibility to be able to say “we’re worth it” to all women worldwide!” declares Bianca Balti.
The Italian born Balti started her acting career with a role in “Go Go Tales” in 2007. She is also the Italian sponsor of SOS Children’s Villages. Other L’Oréal Paris ambassadors include Beyoncé Knowles, Rachel Weisz, Gwen Stefani, Jennifer Lopez and Hugh Laurie. Check out this behind the scenes video of Bianca shooting the making of one of her new campaigns for L’Oreal Paris with photographer Kenneth Willardt.
Givenchy Fall 2011 Ad Campaign has top models Naomi Campbell, Natalia Vodianova, Mariacarla Boscono roaring for the lens of photographers Mert and Marcus Piggott. The wild campaign was styled by Carine Roitfeld and Panos Yiapanis, Makeup by Lucia Perroni and hair by Luigi Murenu.
Givenchy Creative Director Ricardo Tisci imagined the four new Givenchy faces as “dark 1950s pinups,” captured individually atop a printed cushion in a corner. Watch the making of the campaign Shop all the Givenchy Roittweiler pieces via LUISAVIAROMA.COM. For more go to Givenchy.com
Kate Moss stars in a new behind the scenes video for Mango. The spot was directed by Terry Richardson and the notorious photographer also stars in the video with Kate. The plot of the video is quite amusing – Kate and Terry drive around in a van in Paris as Kate gets dressed to go out for the night. Watch the video and to shop the looks go to Mango.com.
Burberry’s Fall 2011 Ad Campaign features British models Cara Delevingne, Amber Anderson, Johnny George and Jake Cooper. Mario Testino photographed the campaign in London with Burberry Creative Director Christopher Bailey.
As Bailey explains ”..I was inspired by iconic British portraits and our own archive campaigns from the late 1960s of Jean Shrimpton using her trench coat to shelter herself from the poetic and romantic British weather. We wanted to create a group of portraits celebrating British actors, musicians and models.”
Watch the behind the scenes video and check out other images from the campaign. To shop the collection go to Burberry.Com
Top model Barbara Palvin is the new face for Chanel ‘Le Blanc’ and stars in both the print and TV Ad campaigns. Chanel Le Blanc is a whitening product range that focuses on a clean, pure aesthetic – it’s a concept that is very popular in the Asian market.
Barbara Palvin is 17 and was born in Hungary and is represented by IMG Models in New York. Watch the video profile we did with Barbara on her first breakout season in Milan and Paris, and see the TV spot of the Chanel Le Blanc which was done for the Korean market here now.