In case you missed it: Our October/November issue hits newsstands today! And if you couldn't tell from the gorgeous cover — shot by widely-revered photographer Giles Bensimon — our latest iteration is packed with stunning inspiration and must-read wedding-planning tips. To get you even more excited about our newest issue, we're taking you behind-the-scenes for how all of the beautiful bridal imagery all came together!
Photo: David Mandelberg; Styling by Jenny Capitan
First thing is first: Modeling isn't all glam dresses and VIP treatments! To ensure our "Street Chic" fashion spread came out picture-perfect, model Marguax Brooke had to wear fur during a serious New York heat wave — just so we could get a gorgeous shot! She drew some stares, too, standing in a busy city streets dressed for blustery weather, but boy, did she look cool doing it.
Photo: Gilles Bensimon; Styling by Debbie Hsieh
For our "Field Day" feature, famed fashion photographer Giles Bensimon went behind-the-lens yet again to capture some stunning, effortlessly natural shots. This floral-printed silk Houghton dress is nearly as cool as our model's Flower sunnies! This look is an outtake from the ultra-relaxed yet crazy-fashionable spread that will make you want to frolic through a field STAT. You won't want to miss it!
Of course, with an incredible flip cover dedicated to your big-day beauty there's a whole lot more to find in our latest issue. From mastering the perfect cateye to feeling your best as you walk down the aisle, our big-day beauty special is rife with must-know wedding info.
*Want to see more from our gorgeous October/November issue? It's available on newsstands now and available for download! *