Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Lara Stone is new face of Calvin Klein

Ms Stone, a voluptuous blonde covergirl and international catwalk star, who is currently ranked the No.1 female fashion model in the world by the industry website, models.com, will be featured exclusively in the forthcoming global autumn advertising campaigns for the Calvin Klein main collection, ck Calvin Klein, and Calvin Klein Jeans.
The print campaign for the women’s Calvin Klein Collection was shot by photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott in Los Angeles, California, and features Ms. Stone, in a stark, androgynous, black and white setting.
The ck Calvin Klein campaign,meanwhile, was photographed by Fabien Baron in San Pedro, California, on the site of a former factory, and features Ms. Stone, alongside models Abbey Lee Kershaw, Christopher Michaut, Oleg Antosik, and Chinese model, Yin. An old industrial factory served as the backdrop for the campaign, setting the tone for the film noir inspired imagery, which will be featured in global print and outdoor advertising across Europe, Japan, and Asia.
Ms Stone, who has a long-standing relationship with the house, was featured exclusively on the Calvin Klein Collection catwalk for the Spring 2007 show and walked again in the Fall 2008 show, before appearing in advertising campaigns for Calvin Klein Jeans (autumn 2007), and ck Calvin Klein beauty (autumn 2008). She has been photographed by many of today’s most important photographers and has been featured on the covers of the world’s most prestigious fashion magazines, including numerous international Vogue covers (France, UK, Italy, and Japan), as well as covers of French ELLE, V, i-D, Numero, LOVE, and W. Ms. Stone is currently ranked as the #1 female fashion model in the world by the industry website, Models.com. Calvin Klein, Inc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation .