Claire Danes for Harper’s Bazaar Russia
The shoot: Harper’s Bazaar Russia June 2012 cover
The model: Homeland star Claire Danes
The garb: Doodled vintage cars printed Prada swimsuit, matching jacket and spring 2012 jewelry as a belt
The photographer: TBD
The final word: What we have here is another fine example of how styling a runway look for a mag cover can be a bigillian times better than its runway moment (runway pic and jewelry close-up below).
Comparing apples to apples, Claire Danes rocks the hair out of the park on this one and leaves that limp, deep-part wavy situation to the dusty lookbook for spring. With ableached-out finish on the image suiting the neutral makeup and spiked burgundy nails, those piercing eyes mean business.
And with the anything-print trend ubiquitous up and down the fashion label latter, it’s nice to see some Cadillacs making an appearance here instead of the usual crop of birds. But then again, Miuccia Prada’s always got print on the mind and with a belt on this jacket, we’ve got ourselves a look that’s icy cool for a cover.
Otherwise that dropped shoulder seam and shapeless waist makes even runway model Ymre Stiekema look like a fridge covered in car-shaped magnets: