Gif Play: Fanny Fauier

Fanny Fournier @ MC┬▓ NYC
Styling by Rocky Li
Photography by Paul Jung
Make Up by Ai Yokomizo
Hair by Jennifer Covington-Bowers
Assistant Director Ducminh Nguyen
First Camera Fran├žois Lebeau

I linked up with the very talented Paul Jung on this Rothko themed shoot. Thanks to Nouveau-PR and Omen PR for allowing me to style this with their pulls. The result were these fun short animated gifs starring the wonderful Fanny Fauier.

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Adidas Y-3 FW13

This was the first Y-3 show I’ve had the pleasure of seeing in person. The location was an abandoned factory space in the lower east side which provided a historical contrast from this futurist sportswear by Yohji Yamamoto. In the collection there’s pretty straight on takes on sportswear staples such as track jackets and sneakers but my favorite pieces were the ones that blended signature Yohji shapes with synthetic materials and minimal Y-3 branding.

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Alexander Wang Backstage SS13 RTW

Alexander Wang’s SS13 had all the markings of a huge NYFW production : top-shelf models, front-row celebrities and a show finale that literally glowed in the dark. Third Looks was on hand to give you a glimpse of the backstage madness. More photos from the show can be seen on VFILES Photography by Rocky Li

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