editorialesque » hailey clauson for numéro

by Jeremy Danté

through the lens of greg kadel, hailey clauson appears in this opulent & modernized look at western style for the pages of numero. styled by patti wilson, with hair & make-up by duffy & mariel barrera; i love the contrast of lavish home decor & distinct western nuances, i’ve clearly stated my distaste for anything western but combined with luxury, i didn’t even notice. represented by next models ny, hailey is seen in this impressive photographic performance, making it clear that she is a star on the rise. causing quite the stir for spring show season, hailey walked for an impressive batch of designers including calvin klein, gucci, versace, louis vuitton, hermes, christian dior, hakaan, miu miu & lanvin. already ranked as fashion’s no. 45 model within the top 50; hailey has already scored two campaigns including one alongside joan smalls & karmen pedaru for gucci as well as a spot for the spring DSQUARED² campaign. originally signed to ford models in 2009, clauson went from ford to marilyn management & ended up where she is now, with next models ny. as a capabale agency, next also represents model superstars karlie kloss, arizona muse, anja rubik, abbey lee kershaw, shu pei & malgosia bela. skills clearly demonstrated, hailey has seemingly mastered the art of modeling & showcases much of that new school attitude that is being represented in high fashion modeling. featured as vogue japan’s model of the month in 2009, it’s clear- hailey is a star.

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