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L'Officiel Italia - David Downton illustration
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L’Officiel Italia Debuts With a David Downton Illustration on the Cover (Forum Buzz)

L’Officiel has come out with an Italian version, and for the first issue, the magazine took an unconventional route and tapped fashion illustrator David Downton to create the cover image. Forum members immediately recognized the illustration as a bit of an homage to the December 1991 Steven Meisel-photographed Vogue Italia cover featuring model Shana Zadrick […]

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Chanel Iman L'Officiel February 2012 cover - wearing Dolce & Gabbana Spring 2012
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We Love Chanel Iman’s L’Officiel Paris Cover (Forum Buzz)

You wouldn’t think that an illustration of red onions and yellow daisies would work on a magazine cover, but Chanel Iman’s cover for L’Officiel’s February issue proves that that’s not the case. From Chanel’s mocha complexion to the cool aqua background, the consistent use of black and white text, and the incorporation of her Dolce […]

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