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Magazine Preview: Kate Moss on UK Vogue and Gaga for Porter’s Second Issue (Forum Buzz)

Everyone loves a good preview, right? Today we're previewing two magazines: The first is the May 2014 cover of UK Vogue. The cover surfaced on Instagram (oh, the plus sides to modern technology) and features Kate Moss wearing a silver fringed jacket, looking over her shoulder whilst the cover shot is taken.



Members of theFashionSpot have taken a liking to the cover with Miss Dalloway kicking off the discussion: "It might be my favorite cover she has done in a long while for them. I love the angle, her face expression, the lack of visible tons of make-up, perfect messy hair, and styling that feels 'natural' for her. Even the text appears minimal. I hope the background pops a bit more in print."

Check out Kate's 34th British Vogue cover here.

Our second preview of the day is Lady Gaga on Porter's second issue, photographed by Dutch duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. Gaga is seen in a black and white image, again wearing minimal makeup and natural looking hair.



This cover also received a positive response: "Very down to earth, like it, she looks very nice and normal. No outlandish styling!" wrote Nymphaea.

Be sure to check out the thread and join the discussion here.

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Mixed Reviews for Iris Strubegger’s Vogue Thailand April Cover (Forum Buzz)

Iris Strubegger is on the cover of Vogue Thailand's April 2014 cover. The Austrian model is photographed by Simon Cave and styled by Morgan Pilcher. Strubegger is also featured inside the magazine, wearing mostly outfits from Ralph Lauren's Spring 2014 collection. You can see those images here.

Personally, I think this cover is a complete knock-off of Suvi Koponen's Vogue Paris cover from March 2013, which you can view here.



"It could have been a much better cover if she would have looked with a more serene or charming expression, here she looks weird," wrote Bertrando3.

Sore was also unsure about Strubegger's expression, writing, "Her facial expression is weird, she looks appalled. Otherwise, it's a gorgeous cover!"

TashaRosa simply commented, "She looks frightened."

"Nice cover…always a pleasure seeing Iris!" commented justaguy, who was clearly more than happy to see Iris Strubegger add another Vogue cover to her portfolio.

Thatsfierce shared the same positive outlook: "Great to see her! She looks gorgeous."

Be sure to have your say regarding Vogue Thailand's latest cover within the thread.




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Indian Actress Shraddaha Kapoor Wears Gucci on Vogue India’s April Cover (Forum Buzz)

A pleasant surprise surfaced on the forums earlier today. Vogue India's April issue has 'the country's newest sweetheart,' Shraddah Kapoor on the cover and she's wearing a piece from Gucci's latest collection, designed by Frida Giannini. The Indian actress was photographed by Tejal Patni.

VOGUE India April cover Shraddaha Kapoor wearing a Gucci strappy swimsuit


While this isn't the most groundbreaking of Vogue covers, I do think this is very nice as a whole and I surprisingly like the design of the masthead. The cover has all the right elements (great cover shot, terrific composition and attractive layout), so I've nothing to complain about. I also think it's necessary to applaud a good attempt.

GIVENCHYlover disagreed about the masthead and wrote, "The logo is horrible."

"Erm… I'm not really feeling the top that Shraddha is styled in, doesn't seem particularly 'Vogue' to me. But otherwise, this is a decent Vogue India cover. And I like that they have a travel issue, I'm curious to see what the other editorials are like, hopefully gorgeous!" wrote YoninahAliza, who seemed to be on the fence regarding this particular cover.

Please feel free to join the discussion and check out the thread here.

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Supermodels Return on the Pages of Allure Magazine (Forum Buzz)

Rejoice! Supermodels are back on the pages of Allure. Photographed by Sebastian Kim, Elaine Irwin, Tatjana Patitz and Paulina Porizkova are featured inside Allure's April 2014 issue for an article about combatting the signs of aging hair. Allure magazine enlisted the professional expertise of Garren of Garren New York salon to help tackle the fashion icons' hair concerns. The results are fabulous and we also see the models wearing pieces from DKNY, Derek Lam and Michael Kors, and jewelry from the likes of Bottega Veneta and Robert Lee Morris.



Be sure to check out Allure's April issue with Lauren Conrad on the cover, and view the rest of 'Hot Heads' here.

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  5. Katie Cassidy: What’s In My Bag? - Our March guest editor gives us a peek inside her insanely packed Givenchy.
  6. Watch: Naomi Campbell Refuses to Comment on Kim and Kanye’s Vogue Cover - But her face says it all.
  7. How to Use Pinterest to Plan Coachella Outfits You Actually Want to Wear - "Coachella is huge. People are planning what they are going to wear months in advance, and they're using Pinterest to do it."
  8. Style Showdown: Cristin Milioti and Pace Wu in Roland Mouret and More Matching Celebs - Red was a hot shade when it came to this week’s style showdown.
  9. Runway to Real Life: Carice van Houten in Christian Dior, Emma Stone in Chloé and More (Forum Buzz) - From movie and TV show premieres to press junkets, starlets decked themselves out in their finest runway to real life looks.​
  10. Watch: Who Are New York’s Most Exciting Emerging Designers? [theFashionDish] - "In New York, what are the shows you go to where you see true design?"

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Westfield Announces Partnership With Dion Lee, Romance Was Born and We Are Handsome

Fashion models in Australia posing in colorful flowing dresses

Image courtesy of Golightly PR

It’s been a dream month for young Australian designers, who are currently getting funding, awards and Vogue Italia attention left, right and center.

Now, Westfield is also showing the love to the next crop of talent. This week at an intimate presentation at Café Sydney, they announced a partnership that will reward three of our most heralded designers: Dion Lee, Romance Was Born and We Are Handsome.

Each brand will get not only funding for their MBFWA show and floor space in two Westfield Sydney installations running concurrently, but the opportunity to break in an entirely new bespoke retail space. ‘InHabit’ will launch at Victoria’s Westfield Doncaster in August, hosting the respective next-level tailoring, trippy prints and halcyon swimwear of the aforementioned brands. The concept aims to get multiple Australian designers prime real estate in a high-traffic mall for a short-term residency.

“We are pleased to be working with three incredible designers and show our support of Australian talent,” Peter Leslie, Westfield’s Director of Leasing, told the crowd on Monday. “The retail space is changing and we want to embrace the evolution of this industry by providing opportunities that will foster established and emerging Australian talent.

“We are working on other ways to fulfill our program of nurturing and offering guidance to Australian designers later in 2014 to build on our current program of activity.”

Westfield: Not just for last-minute presents and sneaky binges in the food court.

Each designer starred in a short film directed by Hugh Stewart as part of the mutual back-scratching. We’re particularly into Romance Was Born’s, which prominently features Anna Plunkett and Luke Sales’ four-legged company supervisor “Moni” Monaro.

MBFWA kicks off April 6, so watch this space! And by “this space,” we mean Carriageworks.  

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