Gisele Bündchen strikes a pose for SS 2012 Versace in California’s Boreggo Springs, photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. Cool Britannia continues its reign at Burberry with regular Burberry faces and Brit actors Eddie Redmayne and Cara Delevingne captured in playful fashion by Mario Testino.
Chyc Is It
Released last season, the Cabas Chyctote by Yves Saint Laurent returns for SS 2012 and it’s well on its way to achieving iconic status. The bag, available in different combinations of materials and colours, have been seen toted by Carla Bruni, Sienna Miller, Kylie Minogue and Lady Gaga.
Joining other Tod’s icons, the highly-anticipated Signature Collection debuts in Malaysia this season. Jewel tones, a unique pebble motif on a range of leathers plus a host of styles from shoulder bags, shoppers, a small trunk style to an assortment of clutches are the high points of this glamorous collection.
Mulberry welcomes a new addition to the family: the Harriet. Available in a myriad of styles from the Tote, Shoulder Satchel, ClutchWallet and Harriet Clutch, this bag has been the choice of Kate Bosworth, Olivia Palermo and Elizabeth Olsen.
An It-girl and a young Hollywood star have been handpicked as the faces for two Parisian fashion houses this season. Model and musician Alice Dellal is Karl Lagerfeld’s choice pick to front the nonconformist, ultra-modern Boy Chanel handbag collection for Chanel. Elsewhere, Dior gives
award-winning actress Mila Kunis the fashion limelight as its new face for SS 2012,photographing her with the Miss Dior bag.