Saturday, March 14, 2009

Si, la couture m'etait contee

When an editorial is almost 15 years old and it's still modern, I think that says something. In this editorial photographed by the infamous David Lachapelle, models appear in renaissance paintings, stand on historical buildings, and lay in perfectly groomed gardens of which are severed into architectural lines; movement for the eyes. My favorite is probably the one where the model gratifyingly stands upon the decadent crown, her dress cascading to the side. From Vogue Paris september 1995: