Contrary to the digital photography, Louis Vuitton clicked personalities in a traditional manner, through a process used in the 19th century, in which plaque is revealed by asolution of collodion, which results in images that look aged. Sam Taylor, a photographer, artist and director of the film Nowhere Boy, was the first to pose for the campaign Double Exposure (see the video behind the scenesbelow), which also will click their models with some of his personal belongings and has launched today in London.
More news from the fashion house, fashion house will open a pop-up store in Cannes in May, during the film festival in the city. The decoration of the store is inspired by the beach and in the cinema and focus are the parts of the LV for the night.
Dior didn't say yet the name to succeed John Galliano at the maison, and meanwhile, the only increase speculation.
Cathy Horyn of The New York Times, said that there are no obvious choices, but among the names mentioned so far, and Elbaz Tisci are the most likely. Already Suzy Menkes of International Herald Tribune, agrees in part. She recalls that the group LVMH (owner of Dior) and its founder, Bernard Arnault, had the habit of moving executives and designers from the company's brands - the very first Galliano went by Givenchy in 1995, before taking on the Dior years following. For her, then it is natural that the name of Tisci is considered one of the first list.
And the debate was at stake: in English stock exchange, Pilati leads, followed by Hedi Slimane and Kris Van Assche (current and former designer of Dior Homme, respectively), followed by Haider Ackermann (the darling of Karl Lagerfled).
Update: this Friday (4), the website notes that British Vogue in Paris rumors realize that Tisci has already been slated to replace Galliano and Ackermann will take his place at Givenchy.
The film was leaked onto the internet,the campaign for Kate Moss Dior Addict lipstick from the brand. After some preliminary, this seems to be the final version of the movie(longer than the teasers already released) and, by the subtitles, a commercial for the Asian market.
In the film, Kate appears in Paris, where watching the Dior's summer fashion show, still under the command of John Galliano, but without him to appear in the film, and with all the hype that usually surrounds it. Directed by Jonas Akerlund (who has already signed by U2 and Madonna ) and music and Duran Duran. Enjoy:
There are several types of hats:
The Bowler hat also known as a coke hat was immortalized by Charles Chaplin