HERSELF is an entirely illustrated biannual fashion publication that celebrates the staggering power of fashion: the beauty and seasonality of its clothes, the overwhelming status of brands, the never-ending fascination with celebrity and icons. Its illustrated format allows for the setting of its pages to break boundaries of time and space, literally travelling everywhere.
GBP 10.00 — Released 26 September 2013
The Wannabe Issue remembers the unbeatable 90′s. Draw objects of desire and promises of escape. Play with words. Embark on a serious quest for fantasy. Meet heroines that represent vices and virtues, trends and vibes of the now: from our cover star Marchesa Luisa Casati to the renaissance femme fatale Lucrezia Borgia, from Queen Elizabeth I to Evita Peron.
Introduce yourself to legends, choose accessories with legendary appeal.
The Wannabe Issue invites contemporary tastemakers to share their view on fantasy: Betony Vernon, Giovanna Battaglia, Laura Bailey, Bianca Brandolini d’Adda, Olympia Le-Tan, Katie Hillier, Claire Distenfeld, Tabitha Simmons, Caroline Issa, Nasiba Adilova, Mary Katrantzou, Nathalie Ours, Marta Ferri and Natalie Joos.
The Wannabe Issue asks influentials of today to draw themselves with their very own words: Michelle Ong, Emma Summerton, Hannah Bronfman, Laure Heriard, Erika Bearman, Paula Cadematori, Sofía Sanchez Barrenechea, Sue Hostetler, Sue Gragg, Anya Ziourova, Ilaria Venturini Fendi.
The Wannabe Issue can’t help but wonder what and who to be. Because isn’t it all about what one wants, what one really really wants?