Vogue Japan simply hasn’t been the identical since Mitsuko Watanabe departed the title again in 2021. Tiffany Godoy has since been put in as head of editorial content material, and we miss the times of Luigi & Iango capturing each cowl with a collection of supermodels. Covers underneath Godoy simply haven’t fairly managed to hit the spot over latest months (with the agency exception of October starring Mona Tougaard). The disclosing of the magazine’s final providing of 2023 for December, sees fashions Abény Nhial and Mary Ukech come collectively through the lens of photographer Hugo Comte, who twin in complimenting seems to be from Miu Miu’s Fall 2023 assortment within the Patti Wilson-styled cowl shot.
For sure, member of theFashionSpot boards weren’t feeling it. “The wigs are distracting. Vogue Japan can achieve this way more than this,” commented lanvinray.
“Their expressions are horrible and all that white area clashing with the underside makes the quilt look tremendous low-cost. December, uh?” an unamused WAVES voiced.
“Terrible images, terrible styling, horrid wigs and a horrid cowl. It’s like one thing from the late 90s/early 00s however within the worst doable method, I just like the blue masthead and that’s it. You simply know Luigi & Iango would’ve smashed a canopy shoot with Abény Nhial and Mary Ukech!” declared vogue28.
Fierceification felt the necessity to share: “Like a 90s RnB album cowl, however not a serious label group aka Whole or Zhané normal, however quite one for a lady duo that managed to scrounge up the funds for an hour’s session with an expert photographer at his ‘studio’ prematurely of releasing their impartial label debut album that possibly 100 individuals purchased and ended up retailing for $1/50p on Amazon Market 5 years later!”
“It’s an terrible newbie cowl for me. I hate it with a ardour: the wigs, the styling, the lighting – every little thing feels sooooooo low-cost,” complained Bertrando3.
Await extra from Vogue Japan’s December 2023 problem and be a part of the dialog, right here.