A time for gentle growth and soft silhouettes.
Thoughtful movement and statuesque poise / Audrey Marnay’s natural beauty, photographed by Steven Meisel / Florence Henri’s ‘Still Life’, serving as reflection on our growth / uniform dressing via Hermes Ultramarine SS15
Photo: Yasmine Ganley
Drawn to the elevation of one’s everyday uniform, Paris Georgia Basics offer a study in versatile and pared-back essentials to complement personal style. We spoke to the designers in their Ponsonby, New Zealand studio to discuss the ideas behind their coveted offering.
Nurturing our singularity with an inward gaze; letting intuition guide us to a greater sense of self.
The complete and utter individuality of Patti Smith, a woman like no other / looking to Richard Serra’s remarkable land art, standing tall in the Qatari desert / easy, seasonless essentials from Lauren Manoogian / taking hold of all the possibilities a new year brings / fortitude and affirmation from Lawrence Carroll /
Frida Kahlo, an icon of female strength and creativity / ‘Nude’ by Edward Weston, photographed in 1936
Savour, indulge, and relish as the year’s final chapter draws to a close.
The wild freedom of summer, embodied by Rosemary Ferguson and captured by Corinne Day / dressing the hair with French barrettes from Sylvain Le Hen / succumbing to temptation à la Natasha Poly, photographed by
Terry Richardson for Paris Vogue / the understated grace of Georgia Alice’s Resort 17 collection / glorious mess on a dining table, as shot by Laura Muthesius / a quiet corner in the Sala Ayutthaya Hotel by Onion Architects / Gisele Bundchen by Matt Jones, a portrait of what the holidays are all about / searing heat via Yves Klein’s ‘Untitled Fire Painting’, created with a flamethrower in 1961 / raising our glasses to the year that was /
Ursula Scheid’s Glazed Stoneware Vase, both modern and earthy
For skin that illuminates – petal fresh, and lit from within – our hero product is Maryse Beauty’s Highlighting Dew. Silky, sheer, and full of light-diffusing minerals, the highlighting dew features broccoli seed for Vitamin A and erucic acid, grade seed for Omega 6, and Vitamin E – a powerful antioxidant. For a healthy and luminous complexion, apply to the cheekbones, bridge of the nose, cupid’s bow, and eyelids.
Pictured: Gisele Bundchen (1999)
Classic shirting undergoes a bold redux for the season as Marques’Almeida takes the unfailing staple and fashions it anew. Balancing the demure with an avant-garde spirit, the crisp, oxford blue button-up is elevated through wide, exaggerated cuffs, each held in place by a distinct silver link.