Painfully Beautiful Editorial

 

Based on the ballet 'Giselle' played in London 2017. The Willis are a group of ghostly maidens who died of a broken heart, betrayed by their lovers. They haunt the forest filled with their graves and force young men who enter to dance until exhaustion kills them. 

 

 
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Brief:

Gold tears & smudged berry red lips with soft tousled, romantic hair

Vapid, emptiness in the eyes

Traditional wedding material full of textures and details, with youthful lines and cuts

Painting-esque 'trapped in time' shots. High contrast with colours rich in depth

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Hair & Art Direction : Rohmarra Kerr

Photographer : Krish Nagari

Wardrobe Stylist: David Johnson

Makeup Artist: Cece Kwofie

Models : Elvira Vedelago & Katja Cemic

 
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