The Most Stunning Supermodel Wedding Dresses of All Time

To say that the news about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s wedding is all the rage this morning would be a serious understatement.  As details from the couple’s secret ceremony continue to emerge, we’re celebrating with a look back at over a dozen of the most jaw-dropping wedding dresses worn by the world’s most beautiful supermodels on their special day.  From Anja Rubik‘s flirty Pucci mini dress, to Caroline Trentini‘s romantic Olivier Theyskens gown and of course, Kate Moss‘s iconic John Galliano frock, get ready to indulge in some serious wedding dress bliss in the slideshow below:
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Modelinia AM Reads: Shop White Handbags for Labor Day and Beyond!

It’s finally happened— Bradgelina tied the knot!  Sources confirmed this morning that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie married this past Saturday at Chateau Miraval, their estate in France.  Their marriage comes after two years of engagement and nine years together. ~ Associated Press

Looks like Kendall isn’t the only Jenner getting some serious fashion cred as of late.  Kylie scored a feature in V, and the magazine it touting the youngest of the Kardashian clan as a “social media supernova,” a “mogul in the making” and, arguably, the “world’s most influential millennial.” Now that’s a bold statement. ~ V Magazine

Lady Gaga is slated to star in H&M’s Christmas campaign alongside 17-time Grammy winner Tony Bennett. To make the most of the duo’s singing credentials, the TV campaign will feature the duo performing a track from their new album, which will drop on September 23.  Check out some early photos of the dapper octogenarian and bizarrely dressed pop star here. ~ Grazia UK

Still not convinced of the universal beauty of the bob?  Allow Emma Stone and her incredible new cut convince you otherwise.  The redhead popped up on the carpet at the Venice Film Festival for her latest film, Birdman, on Wednesday sporting a wispy, blunt bob and side-swept bangs that immediately got us talking. ~ Refinery 29

It may still be hot and muggy outside, but there is at least one way to beat the heat this month— with sharp, white accessories. Structured, ladylike handbags in various shades of white appear to be making a comeback in the final stretch of summer, popping up on the arms of models near and far.  Shop five of this season’s prettiest white handbags here! ~ Modelinia

 

Vogue Italia Celebrates its 50th Anniversary With an Epic Supermodel Reunion!

There’s been a lot to love with this month’s highly-anticipated September issue releases:  Cara Delevingne smouldering on the cover of British, Japan and American VogueNaomi CampbellAmber Valletta and Daria Werbowy giving good face for Interview’s photographer-heavy issue; and who could forget Vogue‘s supermodel-packed fold-out cover? Yet, little did we know, the best was still yet to come!

In celebration of Vogue Italia‘s 50th anniversary, the magazine teamed up with longtime contributer Steven Meisel to shoot 50 models— from icons and Victoria’s Secret Angels to the runway’s newest faces — in an epic pull-out cover and a rather large editorial to go along with it, thus blowing it’s American counterpart out of the water!  Name any one of your favorite models and chances are, you’ll find them within the magazine’s glossy pages.  That being said, there are a few famous faces that are noticeably absent from the mix including including, Gisele Bündchen, Kate Moss and Cara — arguably three of the most in-demand models of the moment with an ever rising number of Fall/Winter ’14 campaigns to prove it.  Still, it’s hard to be mad when Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista and Carolyn Murphy are all packed so beautifully into a single cover shot.

For a sneak peek at the magazine’s jaw-dropping 50th anniversary issue see below.  And be sure to keep your fingers crossed that some of this new-found supermodel love manifests itself on the runways this Fashion Month!
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Ones to Watch: 15 Up-And-Coming Models to Look For This New York Fashion Week

It’s that time of the year again! The kickoff to New York Fashion Week is just over a week away, promising a schedule brimming with runway shows, presentations, late-night parties and of course, models! We can hardly wait to see the return of some of our favorite top models including Cara DelevingneKarlie Kloss, Joan Smalls and Liu Wen, not to mention the multitude of fresh faces ready to take the fashion world by storm! In anticipation of the fresh faces who will snag not only the attention of the editors and style influencers sitting front row, but also model fanatics near and far, we’ve put together our own special facebook highlighting several of this season’s most buzzed up-and-comers.  From the couture week veteran to a Proenza Schouler exclusive, here’s your guide to New York Fashion Week’s soon-to-be-major model faces:


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Model Trend Report: The Models are Getting Wrapped Up for Fall

Once Burberry sent those blanket coats down the runway, we just knew they were going to be a hit come fall.  Now, as if to reassure our previous notions, the models have been making a case for the cozy coverups on the streets— a sure sign that this season is going to be all about the blanket statement.

While it might not appear to be the easiest trend to pull off, at first glance, the latest crop of street style stars have proven that a luxe blanket coat works with just about everything in your wardrobe— jeans, sneakers, thigh-high boots, you name it! In London, Cara Delevingne put a downtown vibe on the boho staple, adding low-key trainers, a cropped slogan sweatshirt and a ladylike duster coat to her $1,400 embroidered Burberry poncho.  Similarly, Suki Waterhouse caught the attention of the press when she was seen strolling around London Fashion Week last February in her custom version paired with slim black trousers, pastel pink stilettos, and cool aviator shades.  Not to be outdone, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley put a polished spin on the trending jacket earlier this week, accessorizing hers with a fedora and elegant over-the-knee grey suede boots.

Of course, you may want to wait a few weeks before bundling up in a cozy blanket coat of your own.  The great thing about that though, is that it leaves you plenty of time to shop!  Scroll through the slideshow below for a few of our favorite, more affordable version of the models’s favorite new coverup.
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First Look: Melgosia Bela Stuns in Her First Campaign for Maiyet

In the latest installment of its ongoing collaboration with photographer Cass Bird, New York-based label Maiyet has tapped supermodel Malgosia Bela as the face of its new Fall/Winter 2014 campaign— a first for the Polish supermodel.  Known for her laid-back style of photography, Bird shot Malgosia in a serious of moody, black-and-white portraits filmed throughout New York’s Central Park in a mix of luxe seperates.

“This fall shoot embodies the spirit of the Maiyet woman,” said Kristy Caylor, Creative Director and co-Founder of Maiyet. “She is a modern romantic; evolved, elegant, and adventurous.  Shooting in Central Park was a treat as NY is our home base.  The park itself has so much to offer visually and so we felt like we were on an adventure in our own city.”

The full Fall/Winter 2014 campaign launches today on Maiyet.com, but you can get an exclusive first look at Malgosia in all of her campaign glory in the gallery below!
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Modelinia AM Reads: Is This the Hottest Bikini Body of the Summer?

Stop what you’re doing! Donatella Versace has taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and it’s hands down one of the most glamourous things you’ll see all day! ~ Facebook

With New York Fashion Week just over a week away, designer Scott Sternberg has decided to cancel Band of Outsiders’ spring presentation, but for good reason.  The label is opening up its first manhattan flagship! ~ WWD

Fashion editors may walk around in new season Prada shoes, but according to a new salary report, they’re not making nearly as much as you might expect. ~ WhoWhatWear

First, it was Alexander Wang sending his models down the runway at Balenciaga’s fall 2014 carrying not one, but two bags. Now, it appears Rihanna is taking the trend to the streets with a little help from Dior! ~ Vogue

Get ready to see a lot more artfully sped up runway footage this New York Fashion Week!  On Tuesday, Instagram introduced Hyperlapse, a feature that allows you to make quick and easy time-lapse videos.  ~ Elle

Luxury accessories e-commercedestination The Editorialist is launching its second print issue and unveiling a site redesign.  Expect a more simplified web layout, a revamped boutique, and a glossy new cover starring Victoria’s Secret model Martha Hunt! ~ WWD

For the first-time ever, we’re dishing out awards to ten supermodels whose fashion, beauty and social media savvy entertained us all summer long.  From the “Hottest Bikini Body” to the “Best Vacation Snaps,” relive the best of summer 2014 with all of your favorite supermodels! ~ Modelinia

Model Twitpics of The Week!

Well, model lovers – it has been quite a few days! Between the VMA’s, Emmy’s and the US Open – it’s hard to keep track of what models are where, and what they’re all wearing!  We’ve rounded up some of our favorite award show snaps, think Heidi Klum getting glammed for the Emmy’s and Behati Prinsloo and hubby Adam Levine sharing a playful moment on the Red Carpet, to some candids such as Tyra Banks posing an important question to her fans.  To see what some of your other favorite models were up to this week, awards season or not, check out today’s Twitpics!


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