— Jessica Chastain by Steven Klein

I am usually fascinated with new portraits of Jessica Chasten and often similarly interested in new photography by Steven Klein. These portraits though for W magazine’s November 2015 issue are perhaps an example of trying too hard for too little effect.

 

…I kinda like this one though.

 

You can see the magazine cover after the jump, and the rest across at Fashioncopious.

— Seven Brief Lessons On Physics

I bought this book for Katherine at the weekend – the only person I know who can spend an evening reading about relativity, event horizons, and suchlike – and it really does have the most exquisite cover design.

 

Seven Brief Lessons On Physics is by Carlo Rovelli and it’s uncoated paper cover features both a plate-sunk recess for the title text and a lovely use of foil-blocking.

— Keith

Impressively distinctive cover layout for the launch issue of Keith magazine.

The cover for the launch issue of Keith magazine

— Lisa Verberght by Hicham Riad

With a super-strong set of features, a ferocious glare and a face that rarely breaks into a smile, Lisa Verberght is the epitome of eerie-cool, her intensity a perfect match for the kind of fashion one would describe as unusual, sometimes a little bit weird, other times just different.

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— Apparently Gigi Hadid’s Fat

If you’ve been keeping up with the coverage of the fashion weeks, you’d have noticed the wide eyes, pouty lips, and curvaceous body of Gigi Hadid gracing numerous runways. But if you’ve noticed that Hadid’s figure isn’t quite as slim and straight as the other models, you’re not the only one: Hadid has been racking up plenty of criticism on her Instagram account for her curvy shape. But then, with 6.5 million followers, there was always going to be some haters. 

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