Normally the summer magazine covers don’t really capture my attention, maybe because the magazine are hunting for more readers with free sunglasses, make-up or a tote so the cover gets hidden, but the August issue of Marie Claire featuring Diane Kruger is absolutely stunning that I just had to share. Shot by David Roemer, the German-born actress poses in a sixties-inspired photoshoot for the magazine, wearing looks from Dolce & Gabbana, Mary Katrantzou, Chanel, and Margaret Howell that have been perfectly styled by Arabella Greenhill.
I thought August would have been a ‘cover-off’ between Spider-Man’s Emma Stone and Catwoman Anne Hathaway, as come on both make incredible cover stars and it would be the battle of the summer blockbusters, but it seems I was blindsided by the gorgeous French beauty Marion Cotillard who appears on no less than four different covers in four different countries for August making her a very in-demand actress. The French star has taken covers on both American and Paris Vogue, as well as Marie Claire UK, and then this week another one was unveiled from ELLE South Africa, and what
Wow check out Dannii Minogue on the front cover of Marie Claire’s January issue wearing a Victoria Beckham dress. Not the first celebrity to wear this dress from the autumn/winter 2010 collection, earlier this year Cameron Diaz shimmered in it to an Oscars after party, but still Dannii looks amazing. I placed the subscriber issue first as I am liking the subtleness of Dannii on it better than the straight to camera look on the news stand edition. What do you think? With cover gets your vote? Subscriber or news stand?
Check out the glamourous Lea Michele on the November cover of UK’s Marie Claire. Photographed by Yu Tsai, Lea is seen wearing a gorgeous gold and silver embellished strapless Roberto Cavalli gown. Out of the two covers I actually think I prefer the vulnerable look of the subscriber cover – but either way she looks hot!