Wednesday, 4 June 2008

Le Chant Des Sirènes


"I will not let thee go save thou makest me a promise that whenever I call thee, thou wilt come and sing to me, for the fish delight to listen to the song of the Sea-folk, and so shall my nets be full." The Fisherman and his Soul, from a House of Pomegranates. Oscar Wilde.


Vogue-Paris dedicates its best issue in months to the allure of French women. In my favourite editorial, Carine Roitfeld, displays once again her savoir-faire and delight us with the contradiction between tradition and modernity.


She mixed labels like Comme des Garçons or Prada with typical headdresses from Alsace or Champagne. Pure eye candy.



Song: What Katie did next - Babyshambles

16 comments:

CARLI said...

is the other model aline weber??

Allure said...

^Yes it is.

enc said...

Those looks are fresh and retro simultaneously. I love them all.

Pudding and Pie said...

Delightful editorial!

Knight Cat said...

thats some amazing photography,

ps i also love babyshambles :)
pete doherty is a genius

xxx

Raych said...

Lara Stone is looking fierce! And you have to hand it to Roitfeld for combining designers. Like Karl once said "Life is not a fashion show, and I find a total designer look boring.”

karla said...

oo love the second and third picture. so retro-cool. and no i didn't get any email. trying sending it to karladerass@aol.com :)

Aretha said...

La útlima foto es feroz, me encantan desde los accesorios hasta los colores

The Clothes Horse said...

Very lovely. I always love a mix of tradition and modernity.

MR style said...

it's just a great and somehow funny spread ! cheers

Isabela said...

such a great editorial with even better styling

girl on the wing said...

ooo these are really great, i especially love the first and third ones. thanks for sharing!

i've just started blogging, and i'm going to add you to my list of blogs...would love to be added to yours if you think mine's any good :)

x

discothequechic said...

I was flicking through these pages yesterday, Paris Vogue is the perfect accompanyment to sunbathing!

There is something so refreshing and unique about these pictures.

and lara stone is my favourite model; i find it astonishing that she is in EVERY issue and i'm still not tired of her!

onomatopoeia. said...

I loved this editorial!

I'm so glad I finally got a subscription, it's totally worth it :)

Blonde hair, Blue jeans said...

love the photos!
and your header too!!

Mila said...

Gorgeous!<3

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