Fashion Editorial | By The Sea

This beautifully photographed editorial by Mario Testino, was taken for Vogue US July 07. The fashion editor was Tonne Goodman.

The model is Natalia Vodianova along with her husband Justin Portman


x debra










61 comments:

Simone said...

So GORGEOUS....she looks stunning doesn't she.....LOVE her hair in this. And I love that Justin, who is also very handsome, is in some of the shots too....love the one with all the dogs!!

Happy Friday Deej! xo

Ljubica said...

this lady is a diva!!
i love that little doggie too!! i want one!

laterg8r said...

i love the flow and drape of these clothes, very rich and elegant :D

Brabourne Farm said...

Oh so chic - just beautiful. Leigh

FrivolousFlapper said...

oh am I in heaven. Poodles AND gorgeous 30s style glamour gowns. Oh la la!

Angela said...

i love natalia!
it's fun that they added the poodles! lol.

Dallas said...

Poodles are super glam!

Millie said...

Just love the draping in these sublime gowns! MOTH would love this post as he love poodles (no seriously, he does!)Although not exactly a 'Tradies dog tethered in the back of the ute' look I reckon! Happy weekend sweet DJ.
Millie ^_^

Randi Troxell said...

beautiful.. and i love her doggie too!!!

Angela Furlong said...

Oh, it's so Great Gatsby! I love it... Have a lovely Friday x

A Gift Wrapped Life said...

well why didn't you say you were having roast turkey (chicken?).....would have been there by dinner darling! The non-Americans could have had a party too. I have a question about your award page, how do I do that? need to do some cleaning up around here on my blog. Call me (email). XO

koralee said...

Oh she is stunning...

FOREVER JANN said...

OHHHHHHHH THE POODLES JUST MAKE THIS LOOK SO COOL, STUNNING IMAGES

Frieda Babbley said...

Absolutely gorgeous. I love the black and white photos the best. Wonderful and inspiring collection. I believe I'm ready to go for a rest by the sea myself.

Inspiration in Italy said...

Hello Love, this is amazing. The 5th & 6th photos are my favorite, just so elegant and timeless. The model is beautiful too and I love her hair. This makes me miss living by the ocean :)

xoxo
Rachel

Farfallina said...

Wow, the dresses are amazing. I LOVE this shoot! :)
Have a good weekend,
XO Farfallina

Emjie said...

I love the hairstyle. And my goodness, those eyes are incredible.

Amanda said...

Wow - I know this girl is beautiful but in this shoot she is so so stunning - and whereabouts is this shot? A lovely way to end the week DJ! Happy weekend to you!
Amanda xx

Simply Mel said...

Stunning woman, cute doggies, and a handsome man - incredible!

BTW, don't you think that being named People's Sexiest Man of the Year deserves another come back? :)

Happy Weekend DJA!

Jacqueline said...

First of all, what a stunning location...... . Not quite what I would wear to the coast !! Absolutely beautiful clothes. I love the black and white one (number 4) and the blackdress (number 6). The backs of those dresses are wonderful.
Have a brilliant weekend. XXXX

Kellie Collis said...

Ah the poodle is so stylish- love it!!!!!

Heavenly Housewife said...

This poodle is reminding me of our long lost friend, the gorgeous Lola. Have u heard anything???

Jeanne said...

Beautiful my lovely friend and the music is always so beautiful too.
Love You
Jeanne♥

Vicki said...

i love all the dresses in these photos so chic with plunging backs! great choice of photos my dear!
magpie-girl.blogspot.com xx
have a great wkend!

Tracey said...

The clothes in this shoot are the real eye catcher... I usually love the backdrop for the photos and I do in this one too.. but the clothes are what really pop! I love the black dress with no back..on the white rock, great shot. Thanks for starting my day with beauty... it's always wonderful. Have a great weekend.. Tracey

nevin said...

Looks stunning!!

Have a lovely weekend..

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

oh so glamorous pics, darling! hope you have a lovely weekend!

Sher said...

Oh my, I just adore that black backless dress, it's simply divine!!!

Mel said...

Gorgeous!

Anna said...

DOggy!!!

Tamerie Shriver said...

I just wish I had someplace to wear such beautiful and elegant gowns! As always, a stunning post!

Hugs,
Tamerie

pve design said...

Beauty is so fleeting. She is a gorgeous creature!
pve

Fee-AMore said...

I absolutely love her hair, which i could pull that kind of cut off.

I love the black and white shots, esp the fourth. It's wonderful.

Have a great weekend! xo

Maggi said...

fab-u-l-ous! That backless black dress is stunning!

DolceDreams said...

I just love the colours in the shoot, and of course Natalia is just stunning....also love the fuschia dress in your Awards button.
Have a great weekend,
Nathalie

Joelle Dolce Bebe said...

Hello Love!
I hope you had a Wonderful Thanks Giving & get to enjoy your weekend.

Mario has always been one of my favorites!!!

This shoot is simply Elegant.

XOXO

Melanie's Randomness said...

OH OH OH!! THe Poodles!!! I remember laughing on some model show when they had to pose with animals. I take it back. These poodles are so cute!! They make this look so much fun! Oh this pretty. I want to go to the river and glance out at it. =)

I hope you have a great weekend hun!! Thank you for your beautiful comment. btw LOVE the image of the day. You have such an eye for beauty. =)

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Dustjacket,

Beautiful and romantic, fashion shoot.
I love the poodles too.

Hope that your weekend is going great.

Hugs
Carolyn

Noble Beeyotch said...

Wow....stunning editorial....i love how the cute pup is present in every single pic...lucky dog!


http://callmestylista.blogspot.com/

Lana said...

Gorgeous classic dresses and love her hair, great editorial! Happy weekend to you too!:)

Marina said...

Natalia is one of my favourite models!
The last two Black and white dresses are just devine .. and her gorgeous 40's hairdo is so chic.
Have a beautiful weekend Ms. Fashionista DJA!
xx

Jessica said...

Wow I love the one of her holding the doggie up! She takes great photos!

Maria Confer said...

Adore Natalia and the beautiful poodles.

lululetty.blogspot.com

Velva said...

I am speechless...Wow! Wouldn't it be great to look like that?

Selba said...

Very nice pictures! I really like the "old" style hair and the dresses. The cute dogs are a great add for the pictures.

the ungourmet said...

She is such a doll. I love her hair!

Jessica Cangiano said...

Oooohhhhh, the poodles, the snuggle-tastically darling poodles! (Sorry, I tend to get rather swept away when cute critters are afoot :D). Adore and gorgeous post, honey, thank you for sharing these delightful shots with us.


Oodles of hugs,
♥ Jessica

LENORENEVERMORE said...

Love the icy blue on the top picture!
Simply gorgeous!!
Lovely weekend darling~
xo*

LENORENEVERMORE said...

Ps: my sister lovesss your blog as well!

Adele said...

beautiful (: I love that the dogs joined in for this one! thanks for sharing again (: i always get inspired when i come here! xo

Tzoules said...

GOOD WORK WITH UR BLOG!

VISIT&FOLLOW ME
AND
PLEASE READ MY POST ABOUT
THE TSCHERNOBYL KIDS!
THANKS

TZOULES

Dumbwit Tellher said...

I desire a wavy bob & several white poodles after this post. Mario Testino is the best & so are you. Happy new week ahead to you xo

Simply Colette said...

I just love the colors in these top images. Hope you are having a fantastic weekend! Miss reading your daily posts :) lots if love! Xoxo

Melissa Blake said...

Beautiful! Beautiful! And those dogs are so cute! xoxo

Marina said...

PS. Gorgeous ... I have passed on the 5 diamonds award to you!!

hugs xx

The Anthology said...

That purple dress is to die for.

*Kelsey

BonjourRomance said...

Bonjour! Her hair is so elegant and chic, she always looks stunning!

Madelief said...

Hi,

I enjoy looking at your blog. It's so stylish!

Groetjes uit Holland!

Madelief

Jaime said...

All those gowns are just amazing!

The Enchanted Closet said...

These are so beautiful. Hope you had a great weekend xxxx

OceanDreams said...

I don't usually like poodles but this one is just beyond lovely, I love how she fits in so well with the model by the sea!