gucci safari


Gucci Spring/Summer 2009
Natasha Poly, Lily Donaldson, Abbey Lee Kershaw, Mathias Bergh & Jonatan Frenk / Photographers: Inez & Vinoodh

The jarringly colourful ads appropriately highlight the very commercial and accessible S/S collection that included a variety of tropical prints, safari suits and resort styles. Shot by duo Inez & Vinoodh, the ads feature top models Natasha Poly in the foreground and relative Australian newcomer Abbey Lee Kershaw hovering with male models in the back . The hair, makeup and styling are fine. But there’s nothing new or exciting overall, much like Frida Giannini’s designs of late. Not that these ads aren’t better than a lot of the drudge out there and somewhat pleasing to the eye, but it’s just mostly bright and unfocused chaos.

images: gucci.com via tfs




Advertisements

1 Comment

Filed under Fashion

One response to “gucci safari

  1. Pingback: Safari look - The Breakfast Club - Students High School Journalism Blog - Albany Times Union

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s