You’re about to see a whole lot of Cate Blanchett down at your local newsstand. The Aussie actress already fronts Vogue Australia‘s current offering and is now unveiled as W magazine‘s latest cover subject. We saw Cate’s appearance coming from a mile away, but the finished outcome leaves our forums cold. Shot by artistic photographer Tim Walker and styled by Jacob K, Cate wears a dramatic creation by Emporio Armani teamed with intriguing headgear from Patricia Underwood for W‘s double December/January installment.
Someone should remind W that Halloween was back in October. “Tim Walker’s schtick is getting a bit tired. At this point it no longer feels imaginative and wondrous, at this point we know exactly what we’re getting. Looks completely reflexive and not particularly inspiring because we’ve seen it all before,” discredited dior_couture1245 right away. (more…)