Golden Girl

"Self Publish Be Happy"

Just a nice, simple little test with Beth Leader from Industry & Elite. It's all about the glow at the moment, and Paula did an amazing job on working Beth's skin to a beautiful shine...

Photography - Jay Mawson

Styling - Rebecca Lockwood @ Boss

Hair | Makeup - Paula J Maxwell

Model - Beth @ Industry

Shot at Red Door Studios, Manchester

Run Baby Run...

To accompany the previous post 'On Fashion Editorial Submissions' here's a 'self publish be happy' editorial set. It was shot in a few hours in cold studio in Manchester with a quick pull from American Apparel and some beautiful body glisten from Caroline.

Photography | Styling | Retouch - Jay Mawson

Hair | Makeup - Caroline Shuttleworth

Model - Ksenija Selivanova @ Industry People (or visit heelsandbuns here)

Alternative to LOVE

Back in January of this year LOVE magazine published a striking cover of Kate Moss half submerged in a bath shot by Mert & Marcus. For the rest of the year the image appeared on countless mood boards and endless variants of the shot littered Instagram & Facebook with varying degrees of success. It was just one of those images. I guess now any shot in a bath will be compared to that pretty iconic set (not forgetting Cara's alternative cover on the gatefold and um, some actress too). Much the same way nobody can ever put a girl on a tennis court scratching her ass again...

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