Miu Miu F/W2017 Campaign Starring Kate Moss and the Aboah Sisters

July 25, 2017 2:00 PM

The Miu Miu Girl has always been bolder and sexier than her patrician elder sister, the Prada Girl. And indeed the label, which was named after Miuccia Prada's childhood monicker, has become the manifestation of a globe-trotting, fun-loving woman of style and means. In the Miu Miu Fall 2017 campaign, we find our girl kicking up her furry, jeweled heels in the Big Easy, flanked by the Preservation Hall Brass Band, and you best believe that she is bolder and sexier than ever. 

The eclectic opulence of the Miu Miu collection was brought to life by British photographer Alasdair McLellan (who made his name shooting edgy beauties and gritty street scenes at i-D magazine, and has since gone on to do campaigns for Louis Vuitton, Calvin Klein and H&M). For Miu Miu, McLellan shot a troupe of lovelies which includes a wistfully elegant Kate Moss, the luminous award-winning actress Naomie Harris (Moonlight), and the UK's answer to Gigi and Bella Hadid: sister modeling duo Adwoa and Kesewa Aboah.

The campaign was shot both inside the Preservation Hall in New Orleans, and outdoors among the forlorn vegetation of the bayou, and both locations offer an atmospheric backdrop to a collection which does not neglect the Miu Miu penchant for unexpected juxtapositions. Bright faux furs against a translucent sheath. A snake print clutch with an opulent crystal buckle. Delicate powder-print day-gowns with showstopper chandelier earrings. For the Miu Miu girl, yellow goes with red goes with purple. And beige suede go-go boots are the perfect accompaniment to a lavender print ensemble. The Miu Miu girl never asks, "Is this crystal headpiece too much for this blue faux fur?" Because she already knows that too much is never enough. And when everything clashes just right, your ensemble du jour is an objet d'art.

 

 

WRITTEN BY KAREN FRAGALA-SMITH

 

PHOTO CREDIT: MIU MIU

 

related posts

VICTOR & ROLF FASHION STORY "JUST A BOY"

Exclusive Futuristic Fashion Story "JUST A BOY" is now updated!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

June 04, 2014 5:07 PM  |  Fashion
Courtesy Photo

RALPH LAUREN X ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS

On May 21st ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS was treated with a glimpse of RALPH LAUREN’s Spring 2014 collection.

May 30, 2014 2:28 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "THE GIRL NEXT DOOR"

Exclusive Futuristic Fashion Story "THE GIRL NEXT DOOR" is now updated!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

May 30, 2014 2:05 AM  |  Fashion

BACKSTAGE #1: METRO GIRL

"Behind the scenes of TWELV Magazine's inspired creations"

May 28, 2014 4:24 PM  |  Fashion

HENRIK VIBSKOV'S 3 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Last week on May 16th, the TWELV team was generously invited to HENRIK VIBSKOV's three year anniversary gathering at his boutique in Manhattan.

May 24, 2014 2:20 PM  |  Fashion
CARA DELEVINGNE

FENDI AND ICONIC WOMEN COME TOGETHER FOR PEEK-A-BOO CHARITY

Some of us may never be as flawless as CARA DELEVINGNE or ADELE but at least we can have a pocketbook that is.

May 22, 2014 6:37 PM  |  Fashion

LOUIS VUITTON CRUISE 2015 COLLECTION

Last Saturday, fashion’s elite gathered to witness the much-anticipated LOUIS VUITTON CRUISE ’15 COLLECTION show in Monaco.

May 21, 2014 4:26 PM  |  Fashion

BVLGARI EVENT WITH ENRICO BRIGNANO

Known for their bold and florid designs, BVLGARI fine jewelry pieces are instantly recognizable.

May 16, 2014 9:13 PM  |  Fashion

TWELV HOSTS FOR GILDED LILY's WEDNESDAY PARTY - FEEL UP!

On May 7, TWELV is going to be one of the host for the Legendary BIG FASHION PARTY at GILDED LILY. DJ is KEIICHIRO NAKAJIMA, YACINE from KITSUNE, and ANSONI's BOYPLAY.

May 06, 2014 10:40 PM  |  Fashion

NHK TV BROADCASTING FOR TWELV

Want a look behind the scenes at TWELV Magazine?

TWELV presents to you NHK BROADCASTING’s feature “MY MAGAZINE IS MY CANVAS” in “ASIAN DREAMERS IN NY.”

May 04, 2014 1:00 PM  |  Fashion

SPLASHLIGHT STUDIO

TWELV LOVES SPLASHLIGHT STUDIO!!

May 03, 2014 11:58 PM  |  Fashion
MATHIAS AUGUSTYNIAK of M/M (Paris), KRIS VAN ASSCHE, and MICHAEL AMZALAG of M/M (Paris)       Copyright 2014 Joe Schildhorn / Billy Farrell Agency

DIOR HOMME's KRIS VAN ASSCHE Hosts a Cocktail Event and Private Dinner to Fete The Autumn 2014 Collection

In all of our chaotic and overdressed weeks, why does it seem that Thursdays always magnetize the pit of craziness?

April 30, 2014 9:03 PM  |  Fashion
Photograph by Zhi Wei

TWELV MAGAZINE SPRING PARTY

TWELV Magazine kicked off springtime with a successful party at the GILDED LILY, notably one of Chelsea’s most eminent clubs.

April 25, 2014 5:32 PM  |  Fashion

TWELV MAGAZINE SPRING PARTY

Join us for TWELV's exclusive party as we celebrate on the evening of April 18 at GILDED LILY, one of Chelsea's most eminent venues.
April 16, 2014 2:25 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "OPPOSITE ATTRACT"

Exclusive Fashion Story "OPPOSITE ATTRACT" is now updated!

Check inside for the Full Page Editorial

April 16, 2014 3:04 AM  |  Fashion

CHROME HEARTS IS BEATING A NEW SENSATION WITH ELDER STATESMAN

CHROME HEARTS, a Los Angeles-based handcrafter of high-end jewelry, leather goods, furniture and apparel, announced the signing of partnership with ELDER STATESMAN.

April 12, 2014 9:00 PM  |  Fashion

FASHION STORY "IN BETWEEN"

PAULINA PANAS sports A.F. VANDEVORST for a fashion story called "IN BETWEEN".
Check inside for full pages Fashion Story!

 

April 01, 2014 6:00 PM  |  Fashion
Jesse and Wannasiri at Bergdorf Goodman, Photo courtesy Tina Wong Photography

OH BOYY, A CELEBRATORY DEBUT AT BERGDORF GOODMAN

The road to Bergdorf’s is no easy road for designers if the movie “Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s” is any indication of the nature of this very selective buying process.

March 31, 2014 3:26 PM  |  Fashion

Comfy Confidence

“The Red Sneakers Effect,” a study done by Harvard Business School...

March 26, 2014 11:16 AM  |  Fashion

Topshop x Adidas Originals

It seems like sportswear is all the rage these days, and no sooner than fashion month was over, the entire fashion industry started wearing sneakers to accompany their outfits.

March 20, 2014 12:25 PM  |  Fashion

Apocalyptic Romance with Gareth Pugh F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR

Romanticism and refinement are not terms often used in conjunction with the designs of Gareth Pugh, however these words may have some application to the F/W ‘14 collection by the designer, albeit...

March 13, 2014 12:37 PM  |  Fashion
Courtesy of Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton's New Era with Nicolas Ghesquière

One of the most longed for shows this season was Louis Vuitton’s F/W '14 collection.

March 12, 2014 1:09 PM  |  Fashion
Jessica Lange, Courtesy of @marcjacobsintl

New Era for Marc Jacobs Beauty and NARS

Mature models are becoming more common as contemporary icons of fashion and beauty companies.

March 11, 2014 2:09 AM  |  Fashion
Photo by Olivier Saillant

Clean Up On Aisle No. 5

Karl Lagerfeld has extended the shelf life of the legendary Chanel brand by transforming the Grand Palais into an avant-garde supermarket to present the F/W '14 collection.

March 10, 2014 11:43 AM  |  Fashion

Dior x Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence has steadily become Hollywood's favorite sweetheart and she continues to maintain her it-girl status in the fashion world as the face of Dior’s fall collection. 

March 06, 2014 6:00 PM  |  Fashion
Photos courtesy of Gucci

Gucci F/W '14

Knee-length black boots were quite the trend at the Gucci Fall/Winter '14 show in Milan. The boots were a great contrast to the pastel and light colored, modest mini dresses.

March 05, 2014 12:09 PM  |  Fashion

TWELV MAGAZINE NYFW '14 FASHION PARTY AT DL LOUNGE

Twelv Magazine had a successful party during New York Fashion Week at the DL Lounge.  Not even the snowstorm could stop us that night from enjoying the party with an amazing, fashionable and cool...

March 03, 2014 5:21 PM  |  Fashion

A.P.C. collaborates with M/M Paris, creates your new favorite T-shirt

M/M was most recently called upon to collaborate with A.P.C.

March 03, 2014 10:56 AM  |  Fashion

Skingraft F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR

In the coal black night, all was chaos, as if someone or something had disrupted the spirits of the dead.

February 26, 2014 3:24 PM  |  Fashion

Alice + Olivia F/W2014 Accessories Report

Alice + Olivia's FW '14 show was, quite literally, magical. From Snow White, to Rapunzel, the princesses were all present wearing the most fanciful clothing and sporting the most amazing...

February 26, 2014 12:32 PM  |  Fashion
Photos by Sharon Zobali

Alice + Olivia NYFW F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR

Stacey Bendet took us deep into an enchanted realm of past and present during New York Fashion Week.

February 26, 2014 11:52 AM  |  Fashion

G-Star X Pharrell Collaboration: RAW FOR THE OCEANS

Following the debut of his now infamous Vivienne Westwood (or Arby’s if you're feeling sassy) hat at the 2014 Grammy’s, Pharrell announced his plans for a different kind of fashion statement...

February 25, 2014 12:44 PM  |  Fashion

Charlotte Ronson's Hopelessly Romantic NYFW F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR /Backstage

Charlotte Ronson FW14 gave us another take on floral prints for the winter season by paring the print on luxurious velvet and darker colors.

February 25, 2014 11:38 AM  |  Fashion
@ style.com

Jeremy Scott × Moschino NYFW F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR

The fashion industry has waited months for this day to arrive, and now it is finally here: Jeremy Scott’s first collection for Moschino.

February 20, 2014 3:37 PM  |  Fashion
Look 3, Photo courtesy of Christian Siriano

Christian Siriano ”My Fair Lady” NYFW F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR at a glance

Who doesn’t love a sophisticated lady, wide brimmed hat tipped to one side, wasp waste dress, heels, and a whole lot of class.

February 20, 2014 12:26 PM  |  Fashion

John Rocha F/W2014 READY-TO-WEAR

“The arsonist was a friend of mine,” I heard a girl with a sideways ponytail and six-inch platform shoes say, in a soft Scandinavian accent, whilst waiting in the queue for the John Rocha show.

February 20, 2014 10:10 AM  |  Fashion

Pages

SITE BY: monocomplex©Marbles & Marbles International Inc. Drupal Development by: DivDiv, NYC
▲ back to top ▲