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Wear WE Are: Pascale Amaddeo@Les Néréides

The history of Les Néréides starts from a little shop in Nice, on the French Riviera in the 1980s, where founders Pascale and Enzo Amaddeo, a couple in life and in business, began to create imaginative costume jewellery. From there, with hard work and creativity, they not only have established a family business,  but they have also managed to transform Les Néréides in the successful brand that it is today, without losing its personal and hand-crafted dimension. Continue reading

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WE Chronicles: Prada debuts in San Jose’ California

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Prada knows upscale luxury like no other, opening their latest store in Valley Fair Mall of San José, California, the location is brimming with opulence thanks to architect Roberto Baciocchi. Continue reading

Blow Up

Blow Up

Photography: Masayuki Ichinose @ Super Sonic management
Styling: Yoshi Miyamasu @ Signo
Model: Sofie Schwensen @ Donna Model
Hair: Tetsuya Yamakata @ Defacto for Mondo artist
Make-up: Ryota Nakamura @ 3rd
Retouching: Yugo Shimada @ Super Sonic management

Published in WE PEOPLE Issue 82, Jan/Feb 2013

Personal Jesus

Personal Jesus

Photography: Jason Mickle
Styling: Martin Waitt
Hair: Stanley Devaughn
Make-up: Lauren Whitworth
Photography Assistant: Jaymie Nima
Styling Assistants: Barie-Claire Rogers & Carly Marcelli
Models: Will Lewis @ I lOVE Milan, Lejla @ Fusionny, Adam Kenworthy @ Mix, Gianluca Disotto @ Q Models, Erica @ Major, Dustin Kime @ Redcitizen, Patrick Sullivan @ Soul Artist Management, Franco Lopresti @ Click, Sara @ Major

Special thanks to Industria Superstudios, NY and Lacquer Palace, Harlem NY

Published in WE PEOPLE Issue 82, Jan/Feb 2013

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Udo Spreitzenbarth

Udo Spreitzenbarth

After a short career in modeling, German born Udo Spreitzenbarth discovered his love for fashion photography. The architect graduate turned photographer focused his attention on New York City, a place in which he could develop his craft. In his first year, he shot a billboard, which was displayed in Times Square and his career took off. Udo has shot ads for DKNY Jeans, Maybelline, Fubu, Avirex and Mavi. He has captured some of the most celebrated talent around the world including Selma Hayek, Cindy Crawford, Mischa Barton, Leelee Sobieski, Yao Ming, Mary J. Blige, Usher and the list goes on. His editorial work has been featured in and on international editions of Vogue, Harper’s Baazar, Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan and our own WestEast Magazine in which Spreitzenbarth photographed the cover story featuring Tyra Banks. In addition, Spreitzenbarth has gained high acclaim for his fine arts photography, which has been featured in several successful solo exhibitions in Berlin, Frankfurt, Shanghai, and Beijing.

www.udospreitzenbarth.com

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Middle East Obsession

Photography: Stefan Giftthaler
Styling: Luca Termine
Hair: Kilian Marin @ Green Apple

Make-up: Claudia Marchetti @ Green Apple
Model: Olivier Langhendries @ Nologomgmt
Special thanks to Cirosac, Milan

Published in WE PEOPLE Issue 81, Dec 2012

Bright Star

Bright Star

Photography: Jacob Sadrak
Styling: Takayuki Sekiya 
Model: Elena Melnik @ Next New York
Hair: Kenshin Asano @ L’Atelier NYC
Make-up: Manami Ishikawa @ Atelier Management
Photography Assistant: Fernando Forero 

Published in WE PEOPLE Issue 80, Nov 2012