Monthly Archives: January 2010

Natalia Vodianova and Diddy by Annie Leibovitz

American Vogue is well known for its union of models and celebrities in editorials, and the long standing tradition continues in its February issue with a story shot by Annie Leibovitz. In “Brief Encounter”, supermodel Natalia Vodianova is paired up with music mogul, Sean Diddy Combs, for a whirlwind train station romance.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tilda Swinton by Craig McDean

 
 
 
 
 
 

Megan Fox and Cristiano Ronaldo for Emporio Armani and Armani Jeans

MEGAN FOX – THE NEW FACE OF EMPORIO ARMANI WOMEN’S UNDERWEAR AND ARMANI JEANS
Giorgio Armani is pleased to unveil the first images of  actress Megan Fox appearing in the official worldwide advertising campaigns for Emporio Armani Women’s Underwear and Armani Jeans, for Spring Summer 2010.  The first advertising campaigns featuring Megan Fox, for both Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans, were shot on location in Los Angeles by renowned fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, and will roll out starting from February around the world in fashion and lifestyle magazines and on signature billboards in major cities such as New York, Los Angeles, London, Milan, Rome, Paris and Tokyo. Giorgio Armani said,  ” Megan is young and sexy and has a lot of spirit.  Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans are all about a youthful attitude making her the perfect choice for the collections”.

 
 
 

 

CRISTIANO RONALDO – THE NEW EMPORIO ARMANI UNDERWEAR AND ARMANI JEANS TESTIMONIAL
Giorgio Armani is pleased to unveil the first images of Cristiano Ronaldo appearing as the official worldwide testimonial for Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans, coinciding with Spring Summer 2010 advertising campaign. The first advertising campaigns featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, for both Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans, were shot on location Madrid by renowned fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, and will roll out starting from February around the world in sport, fashion and lifestyle magazines and on signature billboards in major cities such as New York, Los Angeles, London, Milan, Rome, Paris and Tokyo. Giorgio Armani said, “Cristiano is a great looking man with the perfect physique of an athlete.  For me, he is the essence of  youth – spontaneous, exciting, a real maverick. It is for his energy that I have chosen Cristiano to become the new face of Armani Jeans and Emporio Armani Underwear – for his youthful, exciting and yes, sexy, attitude.” Cristiano Ronaldo says, ”I am very flattered to be asked to represent Armani; Giorgio Armani is a legend in the fashion world and I have long been a fan of his work. I am very pleased with the pictures we have done together – they are certainly striking and are full of an attitude and spirit that I can relate to.” The close union between Giorgio Armani and the world of sport, and particularly soccer, is well-documented. Over the years he has dressed many of the world’s great players including David Beckham, Ronaldo, Luis Figo, Thierry Henry, Christian Vieri, Fabio Cannavaro, Andriy Shevchenko and Kaka’. Giorgio Armani was the first fashion designer to select a soccer player as a testimonial when David James famously appeared in his Spring Summer 1996 Armani Jeans campaign.  Since then Andriy Shevchenko, Kaka’ and David Beckham have also been testimonials for the designer.

 
 
 
 
 
More images are available starting from today exclusively to Emporio Armani fans on our official Facebook page  ARMANI. 

Emporio Armani fall-winter 2010-11

Meet the Emporio Armani man. Likes to snowboard, not afraid to rock highlighter-yellow EA/Reebok hightops. As fit as he is fashionable. Also known to favor supple, form-fitting black leather, tone-on-tone suit-and-tie ensembles, plus a bit of velvet now and then. You can’t miss him.

To see every look from Emporio Armani’s Fall 2010 runway show video, click here.


Nimue Smit for Giorgio Armani Spring 2010 Ad Campaign

 
 
 
Giorgio Armani Spring 2010 campaign
Model: Nimue Smit
Photographer: Josh Olins
Stylist: Edward Enninful


Emma Watson for Burberry Spring 2010 Ad Campaign

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When it comes to the latest campaign from Burberry, trenches are in no short supply. Starring actress Emma Watson once more, the campaign was photographed by Mario Testino with the art direction of Burberry’s chief creative officer Christopher Bailey. Alongside Watson this season is her brother Alex, as well as Max Hurd and musicians George Craig and Matt Gilmour.

Tilda Swinton as Marchesa Luisa Casati

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Donning a brunette wig, actress Tilda Swinton takes on the daunting task of channeling the late fashion icon and patroness of the arts, Marchesa Casati, in the fall-winter issue of Acne Paper Sweden. In front of the lens of Paolo Roversi, Swanton transforms into the Italian legend in dark ensembles styled by Mattias Karlsson.

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