Tag: ginta lapina

fall shwpckg: women model management, new york

i’ve never been considered a jock or one who particularly enjoyed playing games, but one things for sure- when it comes to fashion, i imagine agencies are football teams & models are the players. in that respect, to be clear, women model management would be one of the two teams at the superbowl. in representing the industries top women, those numbers include 14 of which are ranked within the top 50, 5 of the highest earning, 5 industry icons & 5 of the sexiest working in fashion. names that should ring a bell for you: agyness deyn, alla kostromichova, angela lindvall, anne vualitsyna, bruna tenorio, cameron russell, caroline trentini, daria strokous, dorothea barth-jorgensen, eliza cummins, fei fei sun, ginta lapina, hilary rhoda – pause & take a breath – isabeli fontana, iselin steiro, izabel goulart, jamie bochert, jourdan dunn, karen elson, kasia struss, kristina romanova, lais ribeiro, lea t., mariacarla boscono,  mirte maas, natasha poly, nimue smit, rianne ten haken, rosie huntington-whiteley & toni garrn  are the names to know, faces to love & portfolios to beat in today’s modern fashion era. packing a powerful punch in every respect, these females are seen on the covers of vogue internationally & sell you the jeans on your ass & the shoes on your feet. established in 1988, women model management remains at the top of their game by way of representing a wide range of beauty. with commercial faces you know from estee lauder in the form of hilary rhoda, women models also breaks barriers for perceptions of beauty in representing new forms of androgyny in the form of jamie bochert or a new face, you might’ve heard about, ms. lea t. these are the bitches to beat. i called the play.

imagesource | mdc

ginta lapina for yves saint laurent cosmetics

represented by women model management, ginta lapina appears for the FW10 yves saint laurent cosmetics campaign. shot by terry richardson, the campaign dives into the depths of dark glamour showcasing the brands rogue pur couture lipstick in a bold red lip; cosmetically the kiss of red is well balanced with a deeply shadowed eye. creatively, i love the addition of the lipstick frame around the image. you might recognize ginta from the fall miu miu & sportmax campaigns more recently. hailing from latvia, ginta ranks no. 34 within the top 50 female models of fashion. in addition to this campaign, lapina has also appeared editorially for high end publications & landed campaigns with uniqlo & derek lam at the front end of this past year. great to see her star shining brightly. through sophistication, the ad taps into the greater design legacy of masculine femininity, which is historically credited to the YSL brand. terry richardson also showcases versatility outside of his routing high impact flash & contrast. a great combination of beauty, creativity & marketing; a presentation of fresh perspective for the fall.

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editorialesque » ginta lapina for love

represented by women models, ginta lapina appears editorially for the september issue of love magazine. shot by doug inglish, ginta gives effortless chic through the styling efforts of none other than stylist goddess, rachel zoe. classic up-do were matched to faux fur pieces & even a cable knit jumper. the spread takes style, poise & soft glamour to an all time high. ginta ranks as the no. 34 model in the top 50 of the industry; you’ve seen her appear in FW10 campaigns for sportmax & miu miu, in addition to her bookings for uniqlo & derek lam for SS10. she’s definitely a female on the rise.

imagesource | tfs

editorialesque » last exit to brooklyn

represented by women models, ginta lapina appears alongside kirsi pyrhonen of DNA, for the september issue of W magazine. shot by mert + marcus, the spread blends high fashion with the historically hood borough. always using amazing forms of lighting, with slightly darker undertones, mert + marcus continue to thrive in their own visual signature, as so greatly demonstrated here. the spread is an amazing use of outdoor location, not to mention, the streets of BK never looked so chic.

imagesource | tfs

video: the miu miu fall campaign

daphne, ginta, lindsey + siri for miu miu, fall


what yo’ name iz?
siri tollerod, ginta lapina, daphne goreneveld, lindsey wixson

mert alas & marcus piggott have completely slayed the campaign season, shooting just about every high fashion campaign in the modeling industry. yet another campaign to add to their credit is the miu miu FW10 campaign. styled by joe mckenna, with hair & make-up by  luigi murenu & lucia pieroni. the miu miu label is a subdivision under the house of prada & is creatively directed by miuccia prada. the miu miu brand really capitalizes on youth in design, a feeling that is captured well in this seasons campaign. a fresh crop of female models was cast this fall as lindsey wixson makes a return for a second season.

imagesource | maxlinden

ginta lapina for sportmax, fall

appearing for the 2010 fall/winter sportmax campaign, ginta lapina is represented by women mokdel management. focusing on the textures of their fall collection, the campaign was shot by david sims & i find it super chic. while the sportmax campaigns are usually simple, they still broadcast an incredible amount of style. sportmax is a sub-division under the house of max mara in association with the max mara group. based in italy, clothing from the label is not available to us as U.S. residents.

imagesource | tfs