A Stroke Of Sheer Surrealism

A Stroke Of Sheer Surrealism

A Stroke Of Sheer Surrealism

Enter a world of celestial maximalism as fashion reaches transformative heights and fall looks engage in phantasmic proportions.

Enter a world of celestial maximalism as fashion reaches transformative heights and fall looks engage in phantasmic proportions.

Photography: Richard Burbridge

Styling: Patti Wilson

Text: Maddie Street

What happens when the power of the unconscious mind clashes with a universe beyond the earth's atmosphere? Staged in energy spotlighting the otherworldly, fashion's most inimitable model muses enter a sphere of celestial excess, or maximalism, amping their metamorphic ability to level up fall fashion in phantasmic proportions. Draped in avant-garde designs by Moschino, Thom Browne, Dior, Off-White, and Loewe - striking juxtaposition surfaces between curiosity and mystery as a motif for life's stirring complexity. By weaving house codes with the dissonant, polymath pieces reach transformative heights. 

This story appears in the pages of V138: The Sound of V issuenow available for purchase!

All clothing NOIR KEI NINOMIYA On eyes M·A·C COSMETICS Eyeshadow Palette in Art Library: It’s Designer
Dress MOSCHINO Headpiece NATASHA MORGAN On eyes HAUS LABS HY-Power Pigment Paint in Sapphire Matte, Fuchsia Matte On lips CHANEL BEAUTY Rouge Coco Flash in #128 Mood
Dress MELITTA BAUMEISTER On face BEN NYE Creme Colors In #CL-13 Fire Red
All clothing THOM BROWNE Rings PATRICIA VON MUSULIN On eyes URBAN DECAY 24/7 Shadow Stick in Freak, Mildew
Dress, skirt, overshirt NOIR KEI NINOMIYA Black latex gloves VEX Green tulle gloves MONOSUIT Rings PATRICIA VON MUSULIN Black latex neck corset stylist’s own On face M·A·C COSMETICS Chromacake in Cyan, True Chartreuse
All clothing DIOR On brows DIOR MAKEUP Diorshow Brow Styler in #004 Black
All clothing COPERNI On face KRYOLAN UV-Dayglow Effect Color in UV Orange, UV Green
All clothing DION LEE On eyes COLOURPOP Pressed Powder Shadow in Mary Jane
Hat and clothing OFF-WHITE Necklace PAUMÉ LOS ANGELES On eyes GIVENCHY BEAUTY Khôl Couture Waterproof in #1 Black
All clothing LOEWE Hat STEPHEN JONES Rings PATRICIA VON MUSULIN On eyes COLOURPOP Colour Stix in Bussin
Ear cuffs DEMARSON On lips PAT MCGRATH LABS Lust Gloss in Flesh #6

This story appears in the pages of V138: The Sound of V issuenow available for purchase!

Credits:
Makeup: Raisa Flowers (EDMA)
Hair: Nikki Nelms (Jess Moloney MGMT)
Models: Eniola Abioro (NEXT), Janet Jumbo (IMG), Briana Michelle (The Industry), Philyne Mercedes (NYMM), Akuol Deng Atem (Muse), J’Adore Benjamin (Ford), Awuor Dit (Marilyn), Precious Kevin (IMG) Manicure Jin Soon (Home Agency) Casting: Mischa Notcutt (11 Casting)
Digital Technician: Nick Barr
Photo Assistants: Peter Siskos, Jesse Allan
Stylist Assistants: Ali Marino, Brian Conway
Makeup Assistant: Eunice Kristen
Hair Assistants: Ikeyia Powell, C’iara Mckim

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