x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 21 January 2018

Fashion shoot: memoirs of a geisha

Traditional Japanese beauty and a rich explosion of colour for a Far Eastern palette this spring.

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Photographer | Wendelien Daan at Unit CMA

Fashion director | Katie Trotter


Hair: Tanya K at B Agency Paris

Make-up: Carole Lasnier at B Agency Paris

Model: Iris Van Berne at Next Models Paris

Fashion assistant: Nadia el Dasher

Photographer's assistant: Christoph Wohlfahrt Unit CMA Amsterdam, www.unit.nl



Alexander McQueen, Dubai Mall, 04 339 8760. Anne Valérie Hash, www.a-v-h.com.

Dries Van Noten, www.driesvannoten.com.

Giambattista Valli, www.giambattistavalli.com. Harvey Nichols, Mall of the Emirates, 04 409 8888.

John Galliano, Wafi Mall, 04 324 2086.

Kenzo, Dubai Mall, 04 434 0473.

Louis Vuitton, Marina Mall, 02 681 2166; Dubai Mall, 04 330 8060 and elsewhere.

Piers Atkinson, www.piersatkinson.com


Shot on location at Anne Valérie Hash's showroom in Paris.