Africa is an awe-inspiring continent, and an endless source of inspiration for creatives in all fields. The otherworldly scenery, acacia trees dotted on the savannah, acid lakes, volcanic mountains and crystalline white sand beaches create a sensory overload. Tribal garments and decorations, along with their traditions co exists with some of the most mesmerizing animals left on this earth: elephants, giraffes, rhinos and of course the big cats all capture our imagination. Inspired by Richard Avedon’s and Irving Penn’s photography, Dolce&Gabbana dedicated SS05 their collection to the cradle of humankind.
“The Glamour of Italian Fashion” at London’s Victoria&Albert Museum has inspired Vogue US to explore the glamorous women of Italian fashion, selecting iconic photographs of these famed females for us to cast our eyes over.
Venice changes so much yet remains the same, the most beautiful city in the world, depicted in classical paintings, superimposed onto Google Street View’s images of Venice.