Christmas may be a few days away, but Vogue Japan insists on propelling us even further into the new year by unveiling its February 2016 cover. Getting us out of our winter blues, the magazine throws us into spring with Doutzen Kroes. The Dutch beauty was photographed by Patrick Demarchelier appearing as though she just ran through a blossoming field wearing a dreamy outfit by Michael Kors, styled by Giovanna Battaglia.
Members of our forums were pretty appalled by the cover. “I’m glad to see Doutzen is back on the cover. However, this looks frightening,” pointed out elle_gb, hitting us off to a bad start straight away.
“It’s like they hired a low rent drag impersonator of Doutzen. Pageant queens have better hair and makeup than that. Come on. What is happening with Vogue Japan? In what dimension, universe, and galaxy is this considered high fashion worthy of being the cover of Vogue?” ranted MON. (more…)